This extraordinary 13-CD set released on February 25th represents the immense legacy of one of America's truly iconic bands. Little Feat mixed Cajun, blues, roots, rock and even jazz in a sumptuous sonic gumbo that left the listener at a true loss for words in trying to describe exactly…Continue
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Metallica is offering a free download of a 1986 concert from the tour that supported the release of their watershed album, Master of Puppets. Recorded Sept. 21, 1986 at London’s Hammersmith Odeon, the concert featured John Marshall (Kirk…Continue
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Guitar great Slash will join Ozzy Osbourne on-stage for a performance at this year’s 10th anniversary MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert.
Slated for May 12 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, the event will honor Osbourne for his support of the organization, which seeks to assist musicians who are struggling against addiction. The Black Sabbath…
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For a band at their level, the guys in Coldplay are certainly quite productive. The band's previous album Mylo Xyloto came out in October 2011, followed by a world tour, and last year they released the song "Atlas" as part of the soundtrack for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. So you would think the band would take some time off and enjoy their success. Not so…Continue
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Pornograffiti came out in 1990 and contained the band’s Billboard #1 hit, “More Than Words.” But the album was mainly comprised of…
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Sebastian Bach has revealed full details of his forthcoming album Give ‘Em Hell, which features guitarists John 5, Steve Stevens and Devin Bronson, along with Duff McKagan on bass.
The album is the follow-up to 2011’s Kicking & Screaming, and it too was produced by Bob Marlette (Rob Zombie, Black Sabbath, Shinedown).…
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The concert film was shot during the band’s first Vegas residency at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in November 2012. The show celebrated twenty-five years of Appetite For Destruction…
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Lou Reed will be given a musical send-off with a tribute show in his honor at SXSW in March. The Official SXSW Tribute to Lou Reed is being presented by Reed’s friends Richard Barone and Alejandro Escovedo. Guests include Garland Jeffreys, Susanne Vega, Wayne Kramer, Bobby Bare Jr, The Fauntleroys, The Baseball Project, Louise…
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Surviving band members Roger Waters, David Gilmour and Nick Mason are assisting with the project, which gathers together more than 300 artifacts from the group’s history. The event will run chronologically, and will feature interviews about the band, films,…
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Michael McDonald is returning to the Doobie Brothers to record an album of collaborations with country artists including Brad Paisley, Chris Young, Zac Brown Band, Toby Keith, Sara Evans and Love and Theft.
According to Billboard.com, Doobie Brother Tom Johnston says there has never been any bad blood between the band and McDonald,…
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Noel Gallagher’s long-term production associate Mark Coyle has spoken about the ex-Oasis star’s forthcoming second solo album. Coyle says it has the same “excitement and spirit” as Oasis’s debut album, Definitely Maybe.
Coyle, who co-produced Definitely Maybe, told the NME that he heard Noel’s new songs…
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Led Zeppelin recordings from sessions for the 1975 double-album Physical Graffiti are being auctioned in March.
According to Rolling Stone, New Hampshire-based RR Auctions says that many of the songs on the tapes differ structurally from the album tracks that came out officially. The group re-recorded…Continue
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Despite now being a movie producer with his Slasher Films company and his 2013 release of horror movie Nothing Left to Fear, Gibson Les Paul legend icon Slash says he doesn’t want to see a biopic made about his former band, Guns N' Roses. A movie has been mooted for a while about the band’s turbulent existence, but Slash tells the Belfast Telegraph:
“I would not like to see a Guns N’ Roses biopic. It’s really rare where you see actors portraying…Continue
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Record Store Day may not be until April 19, but artists are already starting to announce their special releases for the holiday, which supports local record shops. Bruce Springsteen will release a new, four-song EP for this year’s Record Store Day, called American Beauty, featuring a handful of new tracks.
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THE SHITHOUSE RATS ARE :
The Mighty Fro on Lead and Rhythm Guitars
Kill Rocker on Rhythm Guitars and Methane Ignition…Continue
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This Monday (March 3), a new memoir about the life of late Allman Brother Band guitarist Duane Allman penned by Duane’s daughter, Galadrielle, will hit stores. In the memoir, called Please Be with Me: A Song for My Father Duane…
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