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Jill Vedder unites with Michelle Obama for voter encouragement campaign

Taylor Hill/FilmMagicJill Vedder, wife of Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, has joined forces with former first lady Michelle Obama to encourage voting for the upcoming...

Frances Bean Cobain shares preview of untitled new song

Steve Granitz/WireImageFrances Bean Cobain has shared another taste of her musical talent. On her Instagram, the 26-year-old daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love has...

“Pretty Woman: The Musical” soundtrack, with songs by Bryan Adams, is out now

Atlantic RecordsPretty Woman is about a hooker who dreams of a better life who falls in love with a billionaire, right?  So imagine how...

Metallica announces 2019 European tour

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica's world travels won't be slowing down any time soon. The metal legends have announced a 2019 European tour, set to ...

Meet “The BEATLES” again: “The White Album” reissue will be released November 9

Paul McCartney during a recording session for The Beatles. Abbey Road Studios. October 1968 Credit: © Apple Corps Ltd.The remastered reissue of 1968's The...

Rod Stewart’s wife demands he apologize to Elton John for his jabs about the...

KMazur/WireImage for ChopardRod Stewart's in the doghouse with his wife...and with Elton John. Sir Rod recently teased his longtime friend -- who he...

Dickey Betts’ brain surgery a success, says family

TKO/Eric GettlerDickey Betts' brain surgery was successful. An update published on Betts' website says, "Dickey Betts and his family want everyone to know that his...

Paul McCartney teases “new version” of Let It Be movie that’s “joyous” and “uplifting”

Tyler CurtisPaul McCartney may not be content to Let It Be. The singer says that the Beatles documentary of the same name -- released...

Elton John wins libel suit against British tabloid

Matt Baron/ShutterstockElton John has emerged victorious in a libel suit against a British tabloid. According to the BBC, Elton, who has a long history of...

Metallica’s “Black Album” notches history-making 500th week on “Billboard” 200

Blackened RecordingsMetallica's 1991 self-titled album, better known as The Black Album, has passed an impressive chart milestone that is certainly not sad but...

Watch Farm Aid this weekend online

Farm Aid Farm Aid 2018 is one day away -- the day-long festival is taking place in Hartford, Connecticut this Saturday, September 22. Tickets...

Steve Perry releases “We’re Still Here,” latest single from new ‘Traces’ album

Image credit: Myriam SantosSteve Perry's shared a treat to take us into the weekend.  "We're Still Here," the latest song release from the former Journey frontman's...

Unreleased track “When Bad Does Good” signals album, box set release from Chris Cornell’s...

The Chris Cornell Estate/UMeChris Cornell fans will soon be able to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman with a...

Bono serenades restaurant crowd while comforting crying child

Olaf HeineBono's voice has been called many things, but now we can add "soothing" to that list. Last week, the members of U2 had just...

Earth, Wind & Fire’s “September” celebrates the 21st of September 40 years later

Photo by Ed Perlstein/Redferns/Getty ImagesDo you remember the 21st of September? Some fans certainly do.  Earth, Wind & Fire's "September" is expecting a boost in...

Slash teams up with Epiphone for signature Firebird guitar; appears on “WTF” podcast

ABC/Randy HolmesSlash is known for playing a Gibson Les Paul, but the Guns N' Roses guitarist has teamed up with Epiphone to make a...

Bono serenades restaurant crowd while comforting crying child

Bono's voice has been called many things, but now we can add "soothing" to that list. Last week, the members of U2 had just started...

Bob Dylan’s “More Tracks, More Blood” spilling on November 2

ColumbiaThe 14th installment of Bob Dylan's ongoing Bootleg Series shall be released.  This time, he's putting out outtakes and incidentals from the recording of the...

Paul McCartney’s “Egypt Station” hitting number one was no accident

Mary McCarthyIn case you missed the news, Paul McCartney's latest album, Egypt Station, bowed at number one on the Billboard 200 this week. McCartney...

Members of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam & more to perform at Will...

Credit: Steve KerosRed Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith will be supporting his doppelganger Will Ferrell at the actor's upcoming Best Night of Your...

Ahead of “American Treasure” release, Tom Petty’s wife and daughter debut previously unreleased track...

Shepard Fairey/RepriseAhead of next Friday's release of his posthumous box set An American Treasure, Tom Petty's daughter Adria Petty and his widow Dana Petty...

Whole Lotta Live: Led Zeppelin may be planning streaming service for concert archives

Ian Dickson/RedfernsThere's some legal movement afoot in the Led Zeppelin camp: The band's biggest fan site reports that a streaming service is in...

KISS announce upcoming End of the Road Farewell Tour on Wednesday’s ‘America’s Got Talent’...

NBC/Trae Patton(LOS ANGELES) -- KISS used their appearance on Wednesday's live America's Got Talent season finale to officially announce their upcoming End of the Road Farewell...

Dickey Betts in critical condition following freak accident

TKO/Eric GettlerDickey Betts is in critical condition following a freak accident in his Sarasota home. According to Sarasota's Herald Tribune, the legendary guitarist and founding...

Robert Plant says Led Zeppelin, Cream, Janis Joplin “weren’t rock and roll”

Miikka Skaffari/Getty ImagesAsk a music critic to name important, early rock and roll bands, and Led Zeppelin is almost certain to be on the...

Metallica announces charity acoustic concert

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica has announced a benefit concert in support of the band's charity organization, All Within My Hands. The show will take...

Dire Straits’ Mark Knopfler to release ninth solo album, “Down the Road Wherever”

Derek Hudson Mark Knopfler is prepping his ninth solo album. Titled Down the Road Wherever, it's set for a November release. The album is 14 tracks...

Before he worked on the remaster, Paul McCartney hadn’t listened to the Beatles’ “White...

Mary McCartneySome artists listen to their back catalog obsessively. Others revisit their sonic past on occasion. Then there's Paul McCartney, who says he hasn't...

Big Brother & the Holding Company’s Big Brother & the Holding Company’s “Cheap Thrills”...

Sony Music It's been too racy for 50 years, but now Big Brother & the Holding Company's breakout album is being re-released under its intended...

KISS to reissue 1978 solo albums as vinyl boxed set

Courtesy Casablanca/UMeSeptember 18, 2018 marks 40 years since KISS made music history by simultaneously releasing four solo albums, one by each band...

Billy Idol announces Las Vegas residency for 2019

PRNewsFoto/Palms Casino ResortVegas will be seeing some White Weddings next year, when Billy Idol comes to town. The sneering singer has announced a Vegas residency...

Report: Stone Temple Pilots’ Dean DeLeo denies estranged wife’s abuse allegations

Scott Dudelson/Getty ImagesStone Temple Pilots guitarist Dean DeLeo has denied allegations that he abused his his estranged wife, Jenn DeLeo, TMZ reports. When Jenn filed...

Bob Seger hopes “You’ll Accomp’ny” him on his farewell tour

ABC/Randy HolmesAfter more than 50 years, Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band will "Turn the Page" one last time...on a farewell trek. It'll be...

Rod Stewart says his 16-year-old self would never believe he’d still be rockin’ at...

RankinDespite having lived the life of a rock star to its fullest, Rod Stewart is still going strong at age 73. In a kind...

Slash premieres new Conspirators track, “My Antidote”

ABC/Randy HolmesSlash has released a new song called "My Antidote" with his band Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators. The track is available now for...

Paul McCartney unveils music video for “Back In Brazil”

MJ Kim/©MPL Communications Ltd. It's a big week for Paul McCartney. The former Beatle is celebrating his new first number one album in 36 years,...

KISS to rock “America’s Got Talent” finale all night

Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for Race To Erase MSKISS will perform on this Wednesday's season finale of America's Got Talent, Billboard reports. The "Rock and...

Kinks release lyric video for previously-unreleased track “Time Song,” from upcoming box set

BMG The Kinks are giving fans another preview of the super-deluxe 50th anniversary box set edition of The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society,...

Dave Grohl rocks Nirvana’s “In Bloom” with jazz band; appearing on “Sesame Street”

ABC/Andrea McCallinDave Grohl helped give Nirvana a jazz makeover when he showed up during jazz musician Trombone Shorty's show in Los Angeles over the...

expand Watch Sting and Shaggy’s episode of PBS series “Speakeasy” on YouTube tomorrow

A&M/Cherrytree/InterscopeSting and his current musical collaborator, reggae/pop star Shaggy, are the stars of the season premiere of the PBS series Speakeasy, which features musicians...

Theatrical screenings of restored John Lennon & Yoko Ono “Imagine” film begin tonight

Eagle Rock EntertainmentThe newly restored version of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 1972 film Imagine will be shown in theaters around the world starting...

Paul McCartney notches first “Billboard” number one in over 36 years with “Egypt Station”

Capitol Records/UMePaul McCartney's latest album, Egypt Station, bowed at number one on the Billboard 200, marking his first chart-topper since 1982's Tug of War. The album, released September...

Ann Wilson on “Immortal,” her new tribute album to late, great musicians: “I want...

BMGImmortal, the new solo album from Heart's Ann Wilson, is out now, and pays homage to ten late, great artists, all of whom...

…And toys for all: Metallica’s “Lady Justice” turned into Funko Pop! figure

Blackened Recordings Toy company Funko has created a new Pop! vinyl figure based on the cover artwork of Metallica's 1988 album ...And Justice for All. The...

Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon cover artwork for sale, along with many...

PRNewsfoto/San Francisco Art ExchangecPink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon album artwork will be the crown jewel of an exhibition of original rock...

Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul launch Soulfire Teachrock Tour; teachers can attend...

Teachrock FoundationSteve Van Zandt has announced a tour with his band Disciples of Soul in support of teachers, set to touch down in communities...

Watch Metallica’s Lars Ulrich mock Kirk Hammett for falling on stage

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica's show in Sioux Falls, South Dakota earlier this week had a briefly scary moment when guitarist Kirk Hammett fell on stage. Luckily,...

Vince Neil clarifies status of Motley Crue; Nikki Sixx confirms new songs are for...

Credit: Paul BrownEarlier this week, Motley Crue vocalist Vince Neil revealed the band would be recording four new songs together. The news of new Crue...

Paul McCartney’s summer Abbey Road “Under the Staircase” performance now available on Spotify

Courtesy Sir Paul McCartnmeyThis past summer, Paul McCartney returned to the legendary Abbey Road Studios in the U.K. and gave a performance of Beatles...

Sting’s joint tour with Shaggy will be an “experimental reggae party”: “We don’t really...

ABC/Paula LoboSting and reggae star Shaggy kick off their joint North American tour Friday night in Jacksonville, FL.  Just like Sting's previous treks with...
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