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Scoreboard roundup — 4/26/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUEToronto at St. Louis, postponedAMERICAN LEAGUEChicago White Sox 5, Kansas City 2Cleveland 7, Houston 6Baltimore 5, Tampa Bay 4, 11 InningsSeattle 8, Detroit 0N.Y. Yankees...

Cover Me: New book of Bruce Springsteen photos coming in November

Simon & SchusterBruce Springsteen’s longtime photographer is preparing a new book of snapshots. In November, Frank Stefanko will release Bruce Springsteen: Further Up the Road, chronicling forty years of his Boss-related shots. According to Rolling Stone, many of the photos...

David Byrne remembers late ‘Stop Making Sense’ director Jonathan Demme

Nick Elgar/Corbis/VCG via Getty ImagesFormer Talking Heads leader David Byrne has penned a sweet memorial for director Jonathan Demme, who died Wednesday morning at age 73. Demme directed Stop Making Sense, the acclaimed 1984 concert documentary shot during Talking Heads’ tour...

Iggy Pop reminisces about Lou Reed with Lars Ulrich; reissuing first three solo albums

ABC/Randy Holmes; ABC/Randy HolmesBoth Iggy Pop and Lars Ulrich were friends of Lou Reed, and in an interview with Metallica's So What! fan magazine, the two musicians talk about working with the late Velvet...

Maria Sharapova returns from doping ban

Adam Pretty/iStock/Thinkstock(STUTTGART, Germany) -- After 15 months, Maria Sharapova is back.The one time world number 1 faced off against Roberta Vinci in front of a sellout crowd at the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart,...

Late Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme was a music documentary visionary

L-R: Jonathan Demme and David Byrne; Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG via Getty ImagesNot only did the late Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme helm such acclaimed dramas as Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, he was also a concert film visionary. Demme, who died...

Status Quo reissuing three albums in deluxe versions

UMeStatus Quo are reissuing deluxe editions of three albums from their catalog. The British boogie-blues veterans will offer multi-disc versions of 1976’s Blue for You, 1980’s Just Supposin’, and 1981’s Never Too Late on May 26. Between them, the reissues will...

Rock Hall Induction Ceremony returns to Cleveland for 2018

Courtesy Rock & Roll Hall of FameThe Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is located in Cleveland, but the induction ceremony doesn't always take place there.  But it will next year. This morning,...

Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter reportedly set to buy Miami Marlins

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are reportedly teaming up to buy the Miami Marlins.The Miami Herald reports the two...

Scoreboard roundup — 4/25/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUEToronto 6, St. Louis 5, 11 InningsAMERICAN LEAGUEHouston 4, Cleveland 2Tampa Bay 2, Baltimore 0Detroit 19, Seattle 9Minnesota 8, Texas 1Chicago White Sox 10, Kansas...

Procol Harum returns with new album, ‘Novum’

Credit: Eagle RecordsFor the first time in 14 years, there’s a new Procol Harum album. Novum, the veteran British progressive rock band’s first new studio album since 2003’s The Well’s on Fire, was released April 21. The group...

Mike Rutherford open to Genesis reunion

Fred Duval/FilmMagicMight we be able to add Genesis to the list of superstar rock reunions? Mike Rutherford, for one, says he'd be down with that. The guitarist/bassist tells England’s Daily Mirror the group’s 50th anniversary offers the opportunity for he, keyboardist Tony...

One on One + 14: Paul McCartney adds tour dates

MJ Kim/MPL Communications LtdFans in over a dozen more cities will have a chance to go One on One with Paul McCartney. McCartney has announced 14 additional dates for the North American leg of his One...

Foreigner, Boston, Deep Purple part of $20 summer concert ticket special

Credit: Thos Robinson/Getty Images for ForeignerSummer concert season is almost here, and fans will have a chance to enjoy live music at budget prices. Foreigner, Boston, Deep Purple, Rod Stewart and Earth, Wind & Fire are among the artists...

Paul McCartney says some initial reviews of “Sgt. Pepper’s” were “terrible”

Universal Music Group The 50th anniversary of Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band is upon us, but according to Paul McCartney, initial reactions to the now-classic album were somewhat mixed. Speaking to Mojo magazine, the ex-Beatle recalls...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after 2017 season

Jared C. Tilton/iStock/Thinkstock(CONCORD, N.C.) -- The 2017 racing season will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s last behind the wheel.A press release from Hendrick Motorsports said Earnhardt first met with team owner Rick Hendrick on March...

Rockets’ Harden will play in Game 5 despite sore ankle

J Pat Carter/iStock/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) – Houston Rockets guard James Harden says he’ll be able to play in Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Oklahoma City Thunder despite a sore ankle."Got some treatment, and I'll be...

Jabril Peppers tests positive for dilute sample at combine

Joe Robbins/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) – Michigan defensive end Jabril Peppers tested positive for a dilute sample at the NFL scouting combine, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.Schefter says the NFL has notified teams of the positive...

Elton John Update: Tweets he’s “resting well and looking forward to getting back on...

Alexandre Loureiro/Getty ImagesGood news this morning about Elton John, who had to cancel weeks of performances while he recovers from a severe bacterial infection.  Elton's apparently feeling well enough to send a tweet to his...

Mick Fleetwood says the Eagles’ “surprise” plan to perform without the late Glenn Frey...

Courtesy of The ClassicOne of the musical highlights of this summer will be the Classic East/Classic West Festivals, taking place in July in New York and L.A. with a lineup that includes...

Basketball legend Lisa Leslie shares tips on how to keep your family eating healthy

Scott Clarke/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Four-time Olympic gold medalist and Basketball Hall of Famer Lisa Leslie was one of the most recognizable figures in the sport across two decades. Since her playing days, she...

Ray Davies talks about “slightly off-kilter” America

Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty ImagesThough a quintessential Englishman, Ray Davies has plenty to say about the U.S.A. The Kinks frontman and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer even titled his new album Americana, inspired by his 2013 autobiographical...

Little Steven shares title track from ‘Soulfire’ album

Credit: Wicked Cool/Big Machine/UMe“Little Steven” Van Zandt is sharing the title track from his upcoming solo album, Soulfire. Due May 19, Soulfire was recorded with a new version of Little Steven’s longstanding band, the Disciples...

Blues Traveler announce 30th anniversary tour

Credit: John Popper of Blues Traveler; John Lamparski/WireImageKick out the jams, Blues Traveler are celebrating their 30th anniversary with a new tour. The bluesy, jam-rock veterans will kick things off October 11 in Ridgefield, Connecticut,...

Elton John cancels weeks of performances due to “harmful and unusual bacterial infection”

ABC/Randy HolmesHere's hoping Elton John will be on the Yellow Brick Road to recovery soon: he's had to cancel weeks of performances while he recovers from a severe bacterial infection. The cancellations encompass...

Despite reports, Gregg Allman has not entered hospice

Joel Fried/Getty ImagesFans of Gregg Allman will be glad to know that according to the rocker's rep, he has not in hospice, as has been rumored. A message on the Rock and Roll Hall of...

What was Dave Grohl’s mom’s biggest fear? That “Madonna would snatch him up”

ABC/Andrea McCallinAll mothers worry about their children, but when your kid is a rock star, that opens up a whole new ocean of things to be worried about. For Virginia Grohl, she wasn't concerned...

Pearl Jam to release “The Complete Scores” lyric and transcriptions book

Kevin Mazur/WireImage for Rock and Roll Hall of FameIf you know anyone who wants to start a Pearl Jam cover band and also has a birthday coming up, then we've got the perfect gift. The...

Donald Fagen preps special Nightflyers tour

Credit: Santiago Felipe/Getty ImagesDonald Fagen is taking his musical history on the road. The Steely Dan frontman has assembled a new tour project dubbed Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers (named after his 1982 debut solo...

Aaron Hernandez’s family attends private funeral in Connecticut

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images(BRISTOL, Conn.) -- Family members of former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez are saying goodbye at a private funeral Monday afternoon in his hometown of Bristol, Connecticut.Hernandez died...

New Beatles-themed Hot Wheels toys feature designs based on five of the band’s albums

Courtesy of MattelLast June, Mattel partnered with The Beatles to introduce a collection of Hot Wheels cars inspired by their 1968 animated film Yellow Submarine. Now the toy company has released a new series...

THE GROUND WILL BE SHAKIN’ …8PM  SATURDAY APRIL 29TH ….SIOUX CITY’S CLASSIC ROCK 99.5 WITH THE ANTHEM AT THE HARD ROCK HOTEL AND CASINO ARE KICKIN IT WITH BACK IN BLACK THE BEST AC/DC...

Kobe Bryant doesn’t miss basketball: ‘No, I don’t. It’s crazy’

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Kobe Bryant said he doesn’t miss basketball.“No, I don’t. It’s crazy,” the former Los Angeles Laker said on ABC News' Good Morning America. “I started playing when I was 2....

World record leaves a mess at South Carolina ballpark

Charleston RiverDogs(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A night out at the ballpark turned silly for fans of the minor league RiverDogs in Charleston, South Carolina.Nearly 5,000 people gathered at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park Saturday night...

Scoreboard roundup — 4/23/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh 2, N.Y. Yankees 1AMERICAN LEAGUEHouston 6, Tampa Bay 4, 10 InningsBoston 6, Baltimore 2Detroit 13, Minnesota 4Chicago White Sox 6, Cleveland 2Texas 5, Kansas...

Sunday’s NASCAR race rained out; moved to Monday

iStock/Thinkstock(BRISTOL, Tenn.) -- The Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway was a washout Sunday, with the weather forecast calling for a 75-100 percent chance of rain all afternoon and into the evening.  Officials plan...

After kicking off 40th anniversary tour, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers reissue vinyl versions...

Credit: Joel BernsteinTom Petty and the Heartbreakers launched their 40th anniversary tour Thursday with a show in Oklahoma City, and now the band's released standalone vinyl versions of six of their studio...

New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers advance to second round of playoffs

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers won their series-clinching games on Saturday night to advance to the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs.The Rangers defeated the Montreal Canadiens...

Scoreboard roundup — 4/22/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUEN-Y Yankees  11  Pittsburgh   5AMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit       5  Minnesota       4Oakland       4  Seattle         3Tampa Bay     6  Houston         3Baltimore     4  Boston          2Cleveland     7  Chi White Sox   0Texas         2 ...

Miguel Sano and Matthew Boyd ejected after Twins vs. Tigers brawl

Andy King/Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Minnesota Twins' Miguel Sano and Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd were ejected from Saturday's game for their roles in a bench-clearing brawl. It all started in the third inning when Detroit's...

Tigers’ Cabrera headed to 10-day DL

Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) – The Detroit Tigers announced Saturday that it placed first baseman Miguel Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a strained groin.Cabrera suffered the injury diving for a ball during Friday’s loss...

Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin will miss rest of postseason with toe injury

Eddie Perlas/ESPN Images(SALT LAKE CITY) -- The Los Angeles Clippers announced Saturday morning that star forward Blake Griffin will miss the remainder of the postseason due to a toe injury.Griffin, the team's leading scorer,...

Scoreboard roundup — 4/21/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh   6  N-Y Yankees   3AMERICAN LEAGUEBaltimore   2  Boston          0Houston     6  Tampa Bay       3Texas       6  Kansas City     2Cleveland   3  Chi White Sox   0Minnesota   6  Detroit         3Oakland    ...

San Francisco Giants’ Madison Bumgarner placed on DL after dirt bike accident

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner has been placed on the disabled list after he was seriously hurt in a dirt bike accident in Denver. The team...

10th anniversary Record Store Day takes place Saturday; check out this year’s releases

Courtesy of Record Store DayRecord Store Day will celebrate its 10th anniversary this Saturday in independent record stores across the country, and around the world. As with the previous nine events, the list...

John Fogerty and country star Brad Paisley stick up for America’s veterans on “Love...

Mark Davis/ACMA2013/Getty Images for ACMJohn Fogerty and country star Brad Paisley recently shot the music video for their new collaborative song "Love and War," the title track of Paisley's just-released studio album, ...

Brad Paisley says collaborating with Mick Jagger and John Fogerty on his new album...

Arista NashvilleWith cameos by such music legends as Mick Jagger and John Fogerty, country star Brad Paisley describes making his new album, Love and War, as a "bucket list" experience. But Paisley says...

Styx releasing out-of-this-world concept album, “The Mission,” in June

Alpha Dog 2T/UMeStyx is inviting fans to come sail away with them on a new musical mission.  The veteran rockers will release their first album of original songs in 14 years, titled...

Air Force mom surprises son at RiverDogs baseball game after he throws out first...

Jeremy Schrank/Charleston RiverDogs(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Air Force Staff Sgt. Georgina Walton, home from deployment, surprised her son Brody after he threw out the first pitch at the Charleston, South Carolina, RiverDogs baseball game Thursday.Brody,...

“Wall” Flowers? Listen to new Roger Waters song “Smell the Roses”

Columbia RecordsOn the heels of unveiling full details about his upcoming studio effort, Is This the Life We Really Want?, Roger Waters has released the album's first single, "Smell the Roses." You can check...
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