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North Carolina basketball star Luke Maye gets standing ovation in morning class, after winning...

Andy Lyons/Getty Images(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- There’s no snooze button for buzzer-beating North Carolina forward, Luke Maye.After a long night of dominating the court, sending the Tar Heels to the Final Four in the...

The late Chuck Berry back in “Billboard” album chart’s top 40 for first time...

Credit: Danny ClinchIn the wake of his March 18 death at the age of 90, Chuck Berry has returned to the top 40 of the Billboard 200 album chart. The rock 'n' roll pioneer's...

NFL owners approve Raiders’ move to Las Vegas

iStock/Thinkstock(LAS VEGAS) -- It's official. The Oakland Raiders are relocating to Las Vegas. On Monday, National Football League team owners voted 31 to 1 to approve the franchise's move, starting with the 2019 season. "The Raiders...

Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band announce fall Las Vegas residency and US...

Credit: Scott Robert RitchieLast year, Ringo Starr revealed that he was interested in playing a Las Vegas residency with his All Starr Band -- and now the ex-Beatles drummer has confirmed plans to do...

Transgender teen wrestler who’s used winning on mat now has a bigger, though partial,...

iStock/Thinkstock(EULESS, Texas) -- Already accustomed to winning on the mat, transgender teen wrestler Mack Beggs can now enjoy another victory -- a change in policy that will allow him to compete in some matches...

Seattle Seahawks’ Trevone Boykin arrested after car accident

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(DALLAS) -- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was arrested in Dallas on misdemeanor charges of marijuana possession and public intoxication Monday morning after a car crash. Boykin, 23, was a passenger...

The Zombies deliver inspired performance of “Odessey and Oracle” at sold-out New York City...

ABC RadioThe Zombies' tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of the making of their acclaimed 1968 album Odessey and Oracle marched into New York City's Town Hall on Saturday. The sold-out concert's centerpiece was a...

Lawmaker commends Houston PD for finding Tom Brady’s jersey

Mexican Attorney General’s Office(NEW YORK) -- A Massachusetts politician honored Houston's police department Monday morning for its role in recovering Tom Brady's stolen jersey from the 2017 Super Bowl.The police department accepted a commendation...

Rocking at the Fox: Allman Brothers releasing box set featuring performances from 2004 Atlanta...

Peach Records/RED DistributionThe Allman Brothers Band are releasing an expansive archival live collection called The Fox Box, capturing three full concerts that the legendary group played in September 2004 at the Fox Theatre in...

Michael Stipe working on photo book of things he’s “obsessed with”

Dave J Hogan/Getty ImagesMichael Stipe is feeling bookish these days. The former R.E.M. frontman tells The Creative Independent he's working on "a series of books," the first of which is a volume of photos....

Keith Richards talks Chuck Berry: “You see a sort of almost demonic power”

Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty ImagesIf it weren't for Chuck Berry, there may never have been a Rolling Stones.  After all, the story is often told that Keith Richards and Mick Jagger...

Rolling Stones’ “Olé Olé Olé!” Latin American tour documentary coming to DVD and Blu-ray...

Eagle Rock EntertainmentThe recent Rolling Stones documentary about the band's early-2016 América Latina Olé Tour will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on May 26. Olé Olé Olé! A Trip Across Latin America follows the...

Scoreboard roundup — 3/26/27

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEHouston 5, Washington 1Texas 3, L.-A. Dodgers 2Oakland 11, Milwaukee 1Seattle 7, Cincinnati 6Chi. White Sox 4, San Francisco  3Cleveland 6,  Arizona 5AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto...

South Carolina, UNC advance to ‘Final Four’

Phil Ellsworth/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- The Final Four of the NCAA Tournament is set, with one more impressive victory after another filling out the final two spots. In Sunday's first game, seventh seeded South Carolina...

Elton John marks 70th birthday with help from Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, James Corden...

L: Bernie Taupin, R: Elton John/Michael Kovac/Getty ImagesElton John's milestone 70th birthday bash brought out the stars to L.A. on Saturday night. According to People magazine, the guest list at the charity gala included Lady...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell critical of Oakland as an owners’ vote to move the...

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- ESPN reports NFL commissioner Roger Goodell wrote to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff, criticizing Oakland's solution to keep the Raiders in their city while NFL owners are preparing to vote on whether...

Indiana hires Archie Miller as men’s basketball team’s next head coach

Eddie Perlas/ESPN Images(BLOOMINGTON, Indiana) -- The Indiana Hoosiers have hired Archie Miller to become the next head coach of their men's basketball team according to an ESPN report.Miller will leave the University of Dayton,...

Gonzaga and Oregon punch their tickets to the Final Four

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Oregon and Gonzaga won their Elite Eight matchups to become the first two teams in the 2017 NCAA Tournament to reach the Final Four. No. 1 Gonzaga first defeated No. 11...

New York Knicks’ Joakim Noah suspended for drug violation

Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- New York Knicks center Joakim Noah has been suspended by the NBA for 20 games afer violating the league's anti-drug policy. Noah tested positive for selective androgen receptor modulator LGD-4033,...

Suns’ Booker scores 70 in loss

Purestock/iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) – Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker scored 70 points in a loss to the Boston Celtics on Friday night, the most by an NBA player this season.Booker becomes only the sixth player in...

Paul McCartney working on new album with Adele producer; his “Flowers in the Dirt”...

Mary McCartney/MPL CommunicationsPaul McCartney has revealed that he's working on a new studio album with Greg Kurstin, who produced and co-wrote three songs on Adele's Grammy-winning album 25, including her smash hit "Hello." Speaking with...

Bronchitis Blues: Eric Clapton postpones L.A.-area shows until September

Credit: Dave KaplanFans planning to attend Eric Clapton's concerts this Saturday and Sunday at The Forum in Inglewood, California, will now have to wait almost six months to see the guitar legend....

Billy Joel: “It’s time to slow down”

Credit: Myrna SuarezFor a guy who hasn't released a new album in 24 years, Billy Joel manages to keep pretty busy: He's got his monthly residency at New York's Madison Square Garden, and...

Jason Newsted discusses new Metallica album and Robert Trujillo’s playing

Herring & HerringFormer Metallica bassist Jason Newsted is fan of the band's latest album and current bassist Robert Trujillo, with maybe one small exception. Speaking to Ultimate Guitar, Newsted said of Metallica's new disc, Hardwired…to...

Iron Maiden offering vinyl album reissues

BMGIron Maiden fans can prep for the band’s upcoming tour with a batch of new album reissues. A dozen Maiden albums spanning the years 1990 – 2015 have been cut on 180-gram vinyl from the...

Chicago to perform at Multiple Sclerosis charity event in May

Credit: David M. EarnisseChicago has signed on to perform at the 24th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala, a star-studded benefit held to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis. The event will take...

Boston, other rockers pay tribute to drummer Sib Hashian

Sib Hashian in 1977 (Ron Pownall/ Getty Images)Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian died Wednesday of an apparent heart attack during the Legends of Rock Cruise, and now his old band, and a variety...

Bill Murray cheers on Xavier basketball team’s upset win over Arizona

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Bill Murray was seen cheering on No. 11-seed Xavier University in the team's victory over No. 2-seed University of Arizona in Thursday's NCAA tournament matchup.Murray's son Luke Murray is in...

Pat Kelsey backs out of UMass contract, returns to Winthrop

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Pat Kelsey has backed out of his contract to coach at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, just two days after signing the deal."For personal reasons, I have asked the University of...

Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen appearing on next episode of Sammy Hagar’s “Rock & Roll...

Courtesy of AXS TVCheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen will be featured on a new episode the AXS TV reality series Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar that premieres this Sunday, March 26,...

Pearl Jam ex-drummer Dave Krusen hints at Rock Hall performance

Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesThe Pearl Jam drummer saga has a new twist. Dave Krusen, the man behind the drum kit for Pearl Jam’s legendary debut album, Ten, is hinting via a social media post that...

Elton John turns 70: “At this time in my life I’m the happiest I...

Denise Truscello/WireImageHe turns 70 Saturday, and he's still standing: Sir Elton John says at this moment, he's living his best life. "I'm interested in moving forward all the time, with what I create, my...

Frampton comes unplugged (again): Guitar great kicks off new acoustic tour tonight

Credit: Gregg RothPeter Frampton launches the latest installment of his "Raw: An Acoustic Tour" tonight in New Albany, Ohio. The veteran guitar whiz's unplugged trek promotes his 2016 studio album, Acoustic Classics,...

Xavier scores huge ‘Sweet 16’ upset

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — Three of Thursday night’s Sweet 16 games came down to the final shot, but it was 11th seeded Xavier’s David and Goliath upset over no. 2 seed University of Arizona...

Scoreboard roundup — 3/23/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEBoston 10, Pittsburgh 7Minnesota 4, Philadelphia 2Chi. White Sox 4, Cincinnati 2Cleveland 8, Colorado 3Oakland 15, Milwaukee 5San Diego 6, L.-A. Angels 2Atlanta 2,...

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Red Hot Chili Peppers among rockers headlining KAABOO Del...

Joel Bernstein; Steve KerosTom Petty & the Heartbreakers and The Red Hot Chili Peppers are among the acts set to headline the third annual KABBOO Del Mar festival, set for September 15-17 at...

Bob Dylan praises Amy Winehouse, Iggy Pop in new interview

Credit: William ClaxtonBob Dylan praises the music of Amy Winehouse and Iggy Pop and talks about a legendary recording session that never was in a wide-ranging interview on his official website. The question-and-answer session with...

Georgetown fires head coach John Thompson III

Michael Reaves/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) – John Thompson III’s days at Georgetown University are over.The school announced Thursday that it fired Thompson as head coach of its men’s basketball team."It is with profound regret and deep...

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo teaming up with Toto for summer tour

Travis Shinn; Courtesy of TotoTwo major pop-rock acts that emerged during the late '70s, Pat Benatar and Toto, are joining forces for a summer tour that will take them across North America....

Patriots to visit White House next month in honor of Super Bowl win

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(WASHINGTON) -- The New England Patriots will head to Washington, D.C. next month to pay a visit to the White House in honor of their Super Bowl 51 win.White House...

Ex-Boston drummer Sib Hashian dead at 67

Boston in 1979; Sib Hashian, center (Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)Former Boston drummer John "Sib" Hashian died on Wednesday at the age of 67, his son, Adam, confirms to ABC Radio. As first reported by...

Spirit in the Digital World: Andy Summers Q&A event in L.A. to be streamed...

Credit: Mo SummersEx-Police guitarist Andy Summers is taking part in an interview-and-performance event at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles tonight that's sold out, but don't let that drive you to tears! You'll...

South Carolina coach describes team’s March Madness win over Duke

ABC News(NEW YORK) — March Madness got a little sweeter over the weekend for the University of South Carolina. The team upset Duke Sunday to advance to the Sweet 16 for the first time...

Dave Davies’ son Russ says their collaborative “Open Road” is “traditional” with a “modern...

Red River EntertainmentFounding Kinks guitarist Dave Davies is releasing a new studio album that he recorded with his son Russ called Open Road on March 31. The collaborative collection features nine tracks that...

Kansas extends 40th Anniversary Leftoverture tour until end of 2017

Credit: Michie TurpinThe tour that kicked off last fall celebrating the 40th anniversary of Kansas' breakthrough 1976 album, Leftoverture, is now set to carry on all the way into December. The veteran rockers, who'll...

Scoreboard roundup — 3/22/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEN.-Y. Yankees 7, Philadelphia 3Kansas City 6, San Diego 2Colorado 10, Cleveland 2AMERICAN LEAGUEHouston 8, Minnesota 4Toronto 5, Detroit 4Oakland 5, Chi. White Sox...

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready preps photo book

Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesMike McCready is the latest rocker to show off his photography skills. According to Rolling Stone, the Pearl Jam guitarist will issue a photo book this May, titled Of Potato Heads and Polaroids:...

The Scorpions plan Crazy World 2017 tour with Megadeth

Marc Pfitzenreuter/RedfernsA double-dose of hard rock heaven is in store when the Scorpions hit the road this fall with special guests Megadeth. The Crazy World 2017 trek begins September 14 in Reading, Pennsylvania, and...

Lopez, Ibaka Suspended One Game for Altercation

valio84sl/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) – Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez and Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka were each suspended one game for their role in a fight between the two teams on Tuesday night, the league...

Full Record Store Day release list announced; includes vinyl from The Doors, Fleetwood Mac,...

Courtesy of Record Store DayWith Record Store Day taking place Saturday, April 22, the complete official list of special releases has been unveiled. As usual, it's stacked with exclusive vinyl from a...
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