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David Bowie, Coldplay, Twenty One Pilots Winners at MTV VMAs

Columbia RecordsDavid Bowie's work was posthumously honored Sunday night at the MTV Video Music Awards. His video for "Blackstar" was a winner in the Best Art Direction category. The late rocker was also nominated...

Today Marks the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Last US Concert; Remains Frontman Shares...

Bettman/Getty ImagesToday marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' final official concert, which took place August 29, 1966, at San Francisco's Candlestick Park. Drained by the grind of touring and the ...

John Fogerty Pays Tribute to Late Mexican Music Star Juan Gabriel

VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty ImagesJohn Fogerty is among the many artists paying tribute to popular Mexican singer-songwriter Juan Gabriel, who died Sunday at the age of 66. Fogerty said in a statement that he was interested in...

Jon Bon Jovi to Receive Clinton Global Foundation Award

Noam Galai/WireImageJon Bon Jovi has performed at a number of fundraisers for Hillary Clinton, and will do another one on August 30.  Now comes word that he'll be honored at this year's...

David Bowie Up for Four Honors at Tonight’s MTV Video Music Awards

© Jimmy KingThe 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will air this Sunday night live from New York's Madison Square Garden. Vying for honors at the event alongside such contemporary stars Beyoncé, Adele, Drake...

“Roadies” Soundtrack, Featuring Eddie Vedder, John Mellencamp, Jackson Browne, Available Digitally Now

Stardog Records/Republic Records Eddie Vedder, Jackson Browne, John Mellencamp and Lindsey Buckingham are among the artists featured on the official soundtrack to the Showtime series Roadies, which was just released digitally and will be...

We’re Still Alive: Pearl Jam’s “Ten” Turns 25, “No Code” Turns 20

Epic RecordsPearl Jam will be celebrating a double anniversary today, as both Ten and No Code were released on August 27, albeit five years apart. Ten, Pearl Jam's debut album, turns 25, while No...

Metallica Reflects on “Master of Puppets”: “We Pulled It Out of a Deep Place”

Credit: Ross HalfinThe "visual history" of Metallica's seminal 1986 album Master of Puppets will be told in the forthcoming photo book Metallica: Back to the Front. In a new video for Rolling Stone, the...

Anthrax Confronts the “Monster at the End” in New Video

Credit: Jimmy HubbardAnthrax has shared the video for their song "Monster at the End." The comic book-style visual finds a man gearing up to confront the eponymous monster, which isn't quite what...

The Scorpions Releasing Home Video Capturing 2012 Tour Finale in Munich

Eagle Rock EntertainmentAfter more than 50 years, The Scorpions continue to rock like a hurricane. Fans of the German rock legends will be treated to visual proof of this when they check...

Proving It All Night: Bruce Springsteen Plays His Longest US Concert Ever

Credit: Danny ClinchBruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are two shows through a three-concert engagement at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, and so far, the run of dates has...

Allman Brothers Spinoff Band Les Brers Extend 2016 US Tour into Fall

Credit: Kirk WestThe new Allman Brothers Band spinoff group Les Brers has added a series of five fall dates to their previously announced U.S. tour itinerary. The new shows, which all take place...

R.E.M. Plans 25th Anniversary Reissue of “Out of Time”

Concord BicycleR.E.M. is reissuing their chart-topping 1991 album Out of Time in honor of its 25th anniversary. The reissue will be available as a two-CD, three-LP or deluxe four-CD collection, and will be...

Check Out Eagles Bassist Timothy B. Schmit’s Rootsy New Solo Tune “Red Dirt Road”

Courtesy of MSO PRSince founding Eagles singer/guitarist Glenn Frey's death this past January, the band's remaining members have focused on various other musical endeavors. Bassist Timothy B. Schmit recently announced plans to release a...

Listen to Unreleased Led Zeppelin Song, “Sunshine Woman,” Online Now

Atlantic/Swan SongThe Wall Street Journal's website is hosting an exclusive stream of a rare 1969 Led Zeppelin song called "Sunshine Woman" that will be featured on the upcoming compilation The Complete BBC Sessions, which...

Born to Read: Bruce Springsteen Unveils Video Preview of Forthcoming Memoir

Simon & SchusterBruce Springsteen is giving fans a look at the first copy of his upcoming autobiography, Born to Run, via a video that premiered Thursday on his official Twitter feed and Facebook page. The...

Elton John to Kick Off UK’s Apple Music Festival

ABC/Randy HolmesThe 2016 edition of the U.K.'s annual Apple Music Festival lineup has been announced, and the star-studded concert series will get underway September 18 with a show by Elton John. The ...

2016 Lockn’ Festival Gets Underway Today; Select Performances to Be Streamed Live

Credit: Dave VannThe 2016 edition of the Lockn' Music Festival kicks off today, August 25, at Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, Virginia, and runs through Sunday, August 28. Select performances from each...

Dodgers Stadium Hosting Beatles-Themed Game Friday to Mark 50th Anniversary of Band’s Last L.A....

Courtesy of L.A. DodgersAugust 28, 1966, The Beatles played their next-to-last concert ever in the U.S., at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic show, the...

Jeff Beck Says New Photo Book BECK01 Features Some “Pretty Amazing Stuff”

Credit: Tom RejzekJeff Beck recently released a limited-edition coffee-table book called BECK01 that focuses on the blues-rock legend's passion for both guitars and fast cars. The publication is packed with rare and captivating...

Post-Sister Act: Dee Snider Reveals New Solo Album’s Release Date; Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

Credit: Tyler CurtisTwisted Sister frontman Dee Snider has revealed the official release date for his recently reported new solo album, We Are the Ones -- October 28. The veteran glam-metal rocker also has launched...

Neil Young Reissuing Four Classic ’70s Albums as Separate Vinyl LPs Next Month

Reprise RecordsFour long-out-of-print Neil Young albums -- 1973's Time Fades Away, 1974's On the Beach, and 1975's Tonight's the Night and Zuma -- will be reissued as standalone vinyl LPs on September 6. The ...

Iggy Pop to Take Part in US Premiere of New Stooges Doc at New...

ABC/Randy HolmesIggy Pop will make a special appearance at the U.S. premiere of Gimme Danger, the new Jim Jarmusch-directed documentary about Pop's influential proto-punk band The Stooges, which will take place October 1 at...

Jackson Browne Announces Benefit Shows as Part of Fall Acoustic Tour

Credit: Nels IsraelsonJackson Browne will play a pair of benefit shows during his recently announced U.S. fall acoustic tour, which gets underway on September 29 in Livermore, California, and wraps up October...

Days of Future Cruise: Moody Blues Announces Lineup of 2018 Fan Cruise

Courtesy of On the BlueThe next edition of The Moody Blues' fan cruise doesn't take place until January 2018, but the initial lineup of the nautical music fest has just been unveiled....

Fox News’ Greg Gutfeld Trashes Red Hot Chili Peppers

Theo Wargo/FilmMagicFox News Channel's Greg Gutfeld is clearly not a fan of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Gutfield went after the band during the panel show The Five Monday, while showing a video of Chili Peppers bassist Flea...

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Promises “Pretty Extensive Touring in America”

Credit: Ross HalfinOver the weekend, Metallica played a one-off show at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. According to drummer Lars Ulrich, that's just the start of the band's touring plans in support of its...

Neil Young Among Music Stars to Appear in Upcoming Episodes of AXS TV’s “The...

Courtesy of AXS TVNeil Young will be featured in a rare in-depth television interview on the first of nine new episodes of AXS TV's program The Big Interview that will air in the coming...

Pearl Jam Rocks with Dennis Rodman in Chicago

Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty ImagesPearl Jam wrapped up its summer headlining tour Monday night with a second show at Chicago's Wrigley Field. In honor of the Windy City sports...

Commemorative Plaque Honoring David Bowie Unveiled in Berlin

Courtesy of KPM BerlinDavid Bowie was honored with a commemorative plaque Monday in his one-time home of Berlin, where the late rock legend resided during the late 1970s. According to The Guardian,...

Styx and Ex-Eagles Guitarist Don Felder Announce January 2017 Las Vegas Residency

Ash Newell; Myriam SantosStyx will kick off its 2017 itinerary by joining forces with former Eagles guitarist Don Felder for a five-date residency this January at The Venetian Theatre inside The Venetian hotel and...

Carlos Santana Says New Album He Made with Ronald Isley Is Almost Finished and...

Credit: Adriano ScognamilloCarlos Santana recently announced that around the same time he made Santana IV, the new studio album reuniting most of his band's original members, he began work on another recording project with...

Joni Mitchell Makes First Public Appearance Since Suffering Aneurysm Last Year

Lester Cohen/WireImageOn Saturday, Joni Mitchell made her first public appearance since suffering a debilitating brain aneurysm in March of 2015. According to the 72-year-old singer/songwriter's official website, Mitchell attended a concert Saturday...

Ex-Ozzy Guitarist Zakk Wylde Premieres Video for New Song “Sleeping Dogs”

Credit: Igor VidyashevFormer Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde has shared the video for his single "Sleeping Dogs," which features guest vocals from Slipknot's Corey Taylor. The clip follows a down-on-his-luck man walking down...

Roger Waters, Metallica to Play Neil Young’s 2016 Bridge School Benefit Concert

Courtesy of The Bridge SchoolThe lineup has been revealed for the 2016 edition of Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit Concert, which will include headlining performances by ex-Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters and Metallica,...

Alice Cooper Wants You…to Elect Him President

Guy Prives/RedfernsIf you're not a fan of either of the major party's candidate for president, perhaps you'd consider casting your vote for a genuine shock rocker. Alice Cooper recently -- and perhaps...

The Moody Blues’ John Lodge Says He’s “Really Excited” About Just-Released Acoustic Recordings

Credit: Mark OwensMoody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge is preparing to launch a monthlong solo tour of his home country, the U.K., to support his 2015 album 10,000 Light Years Ago. In advance of...

Iggy Pop Book “Total Chaos” Due in November

ABC/Randy HolmesA new book about Iggy Pop and his proto-punk band The Stooges will arrive just in time for Thanksgiving. Titled Total Chaos: The Story of The Stooges/As Told by Iggy Pop, the book...

Phil Collins Says He “Came Very Close to Dying” Due to Drinking Problem

Gustavo Caballero/Getty ImagesAfter several years of retirement, Phil Collins is slowly making his way back into the spotlight -- he'll perform later this month at the kickoff of the U.S. Open tennis...

Sammy Hagar on His Ex-Van Halen Band Mates: “I Just Want to Be Friends”

Courtesy of OWN: Oprah Winfrey NetworkSammy Hagar discusses the status of his notoriously contentious relationship with former Van Halen band mate Eddie Van Halen on the next episode of the OWN series Oprah: Where...

Robert Plant to Perform at Ex-Rolling Stone Bill Wyman’s 80th Birthday Bash

Ed Miles/Nonesuch Records; Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty ImagesLed Zeppelin's Robert Plant has joined the star-studded lineup of musicians who will help former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman celebrate his 80th birthday at a...

Lars Ulrich Explains How “Kill ‘Em All” Influenced New Metallica Album, “Hardwired…to Self-Destruct”

Blackened RecordingsThis week, Metallica offered the first taste of its forthcoming album Hardwired...to Self-Destruct in the form of a thrashy, three-minute song called "Hardwired." By Metallica's standards, the track is relatively simple --...

Who Says You Can’t Make Up? Richie Sambora and Jon Bon Jovi Exchange Twitter...

James Minchin III; David BergmanWhatever bad feelings that may have existed between Richie Sambora and Jon Bon Jovi seem to be waning, as the guitarist has posted a video message on his Twitter feed...

Van Morrison Debuts Video for New Song, “Too Late”

Credit: Lawrence WatsonVan Morrison is sounding as soulful as ever in the official video for his new song "Too Late," which debuted recently at his VEVO YouTube channel. The clip features Van the Man...

Rock the Boat: KISS Kruise VI to Feature Whitford/St. Holmes, Skid Row and More

Courtesy of SixthmanKISS is set to rock the high seas this fall on the sixth annual KISS Kruise, which sets sails from Miami on November 4 and stops at Cozumel, Mexico, and...

Look Back at Bob: New Dylan Film Series and Exhibit Launching Next Month in...

Courtesy of The Bob Dylan ArchiveA new Bob Dylan-themed movies series called Dylan on Film will be presented by the recently launched Bob Dylan Archive in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and will take place September 21-24...

Colorado State of Mind: College to Hold Billy Joel Symposium

PRNewsFoto/Colorado College/Myrna SuarezAside from mentioning the state in a song lyric, Billy Joel doesn't really have any connection to Colorado, but that's not stopping one of the state's institutions of higher learning from...

Steven Tyler’s Crude Hand Gesture Edited Out of Aerosmith-Themed Roller Coaster’s Intro Video

Credit: Zack WhitfordRock-loving visitors to Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, have been enjoying the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith for more than 19 years, but many probably didn't noticed the sexually...

Metallica Announces New, Double Album, “Hardwired…to Self Destruct”; Hear Lead Single Now

Credit: Ross HalfinThe day that never comes has finally arrived: Metallica has officially announced the details of their new album. The next studio effort from the metal legends will be a double-album called...

Second Series of Pink Floyd Vinyl Reissue to Feature Band’s Early ’70s Albums

Pink Floyd RecordsPink Floyd has announced plans for the second installment of its recently launched vinyl reissue campaign. September 23, 180-gram editions of three of the influential British band's albums will hit stores --...
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