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Folk Singer and Bob Dylan Collaborator Bob Neuwirth Dead at 82

Folk Singer and Bob Dylan Collaborator Bob Neuwirth Dead at 82

Songwriter also cowrote Janis Joplin's "Mercedes Benz." Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Rush Banned From Using Beer Slogan for Their Brew

Rush Banned From Using Beer Slogan for Their Brew

Geddy Lee reveals hitch in ale production as he looks back at band's life and times. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
The Who Found ‘Calmness’ After Return to Cincinnati

The Who Found ‘Calmness’ After Return to Cincinnati

Longtime manager Bill Curbishley decided not to share his memories with the band when it returned to scene of 1979 tragedy. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Queen, Elton John, Duran Duran Play Queen Elizabeth Jubilee Show

Queen, Elton John, Duran Duran Play Queen Elizabeth Jubilee Show

Brian May hints at plans to outdo his moment on Buckingham Palace roof in 2002. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Kenny Loggins Was Far From First Choice to Sing 'Danger Zone'

Kenny Loggins Was Far From First Choice to Sing 'Danger Zone'

REO Speedwagon, Toto, Bryan Adams, Jefferson Starship and Corey Hart all had crack at song first. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Elton John Sells 'Yellow Brick Road' Documentary to Disney+

Elton John Sells 'Yellow Brick Road' Documentary to Disney+

Movie will cover his final concerts and the first years of his career, producers say. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Watch 'Kiss' Perform in First Clip From Casablanca Records Movie

Watch 'Kiss' Perform in First Clip From Casablanca Records Movie

Biopic about record label founder Neil Bogart is nearing completion. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Bruce Kulick Reflects on 30 Years of Kiss' 'Revenge'

Bruce Kulick Reflects on 30 Years of Kiss' 'Revenge'

Guitarist reflects on band's hard-rocking return to form in new video. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Pearl Jam Cancel Two Shows After Jeff Ament Gets COVID-19

Pearl Jam Cancel Two Shows After Jeff Ament Gets COVID-19

Bassist's positive test comes less than a week after drummer Matt Cameron was sidelined by COVID. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Rock Feuds: Axl Rose vs. Kurt Cobain

Rock Feuds: Axl Rose vs. Kurt Cobain

The music legends had a bad relationship. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Julian Lennon Says He Was 'Dreading' Singing 'Imagine'

Julian Lennon Says He Was 'Dreading' Singing 'Imagine'

Singer-songwriter admitted to feeling apprehensive about covering his dad's classic song. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
What Soundgarden's Members Have Done Since Chris Cornell's Death

What Soundgarden's Members Have Done Since Chris Cornell's Death

Bandmates have remained busy over the years, while also eyeing a possible final album. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Why AC/DC's 'Flick of the Switch' Was Doomed to Fail

Why AC/DC's 'Flick of the Switch' Was Doomed to Fail

Rockers fired super-producer Mutt Lange and drummer Phil Rudd while making raw, back-to-basics album. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
How the Police Went ‘Around the World’: Exclusive Interview

How the Police Went ‘Around the World’: Exclusive Interview

Guitarist Andy Summers discusses groundbreaking trek, which featured the first rock concert in India. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Clash, 'Combat Rock / The People's Hall': Album Review

Clash, 'Combat Rock / The People's Hall': Album Review

Classic lineup's final LP from 1982 gets an extra disc of unreleased tracks and outtakes. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Original Pearl Jam Drummer Dave Krusen Sits in at Concert

Original Pearl Jam Drummer Dave Krusen Sits in at Concert

With Matt Cameron still sidelined with coronavirus, the band's first drummer stepped in. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
June 2022 New Music Releases

June 2022 New Music Releases

Look for a massive new album series and some equally massive reissue packages. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Listen to Journey’s New Song 'Let It Rain'

Listen to Journey’s New Song 'Let It Rain'

Band displays a bluesy swagger on the third song released from 'Freedom.' Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Report: Taylor Hawkins Was 'Exhausted' by Foo Fighters' Schedule

Report: Taylor Hawkins Was 'Exhausted' by Foo Fighters' Schedule

Drummer reportedly told close friends he "couldn’t f---ing do it anymore." Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Report: Taylor Hawkins Was 'Exhausted' by Foo Fighters’ Schedule

Report: Taylor Hawkins Was 'Exhausted' by Foo Fighters’ Schedule

Drummer reportedly told close friends he "couldn’t f---ing do it anymore." Continue reading… ... Continue Reading