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Ozzy Osbourne Solo Catalog To Arrive As Memoirs Of A Madman

Ozzy Osbourne has released 10 albums as a solo artist, and now, the Black Sabbath vocalist is packaging them all together and releasing them as a proper set. On Oct. 7, Osbourne’s most popular solo material will arrive as Memoirs of a Madman.

Memoirs of a Madman will be available as a single CD, a double-vinyl set and a limited-edition…


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Gigmor Hopes To Be A LinkedIn For Musicians

Ever had a tough time finding like-minded musicians for a jam session? David Baird, a former AOL exec and longtime musician, has started a new platform that aims to be a LinkedIn for musicians called Gigmor.

Baird came up with the idea after having no luck finding musicians to play with…


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George Harrison Memorial Tree Destroyed By Beetles

In a sad bit of irony, a tree planted in memory of George Harrison has been destroyed by beetles.

The good news is that the befallen pine will soon be replaced by a healthy sapling. As reported by the…


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Scott Weiland On Velvet Revolver

Scott Weiland seems to have found happiness with his current band, The Wildabouts, but still he feels the door remains open for a possible Velvet Revolver reunion. “There’s always a chance for things,” he said, speaking recently to the…

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ZZ Top Forced To Cancel Tour Dates

ZZ Top have been forced to delay the start of their US tour after bassist Dusty Hill was informed he needs to undergo surgery to remove two kidney stones. The stones were found during a routine exam, and Hill’s doctors informed the musician that he should have them removed immediately.

The procedure, which is scheduled to take place…


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Richie Sambora Honoring Les Paul

As we previously reported in conjunction with what would have been Les Paul’s 99th birthday, guitarist Richie Sambora announced a handful of tribute concerts to honor the late guitar legend. Sambora, who was…

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Johnny Marr Announces New Album

Johnny Marr is a busy man these days. Just last year the guitarist from The Smiths released his first solo album The Messenger to great acclaim from critics as well as fans. Inspired by this recent success Marr just announced the release of his second solo album. Playland is scheduled for an October 7 release, and is said to continue in the same vein as The…


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GNR/Whitesnake Supergroup Joins Def Leppard/KISS Tour

Rock supergroup The Dead Daisies are about to join up with the mammoth Def Leppard/KISS summer tour, after already smashing it on the road with Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd this month.

The band features Jon Stevens (Noisewoks, INXS and rumour has it a 90s Van Halen audition) on vocals, guitarists Richard Fortus (Guns N’ Roses/Psychedelic Furs) and…


Added by News on July 22, 2014 at 10:31am — 1 Comment

Primus Drummer Suffers Heart Attack

Tim “Herb” Alexander, drummer for Primus, is preparing to undergo a bypass procedure to remove a blockage from arteries near his heart after suffering a heart attack on the weekend, band founder Les Claypool has revealed.

Claypool has asked for fans to keep his bandmate in their thoughts, posting on Facebook; “He is a strong Herculean fellow and…


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Eric Clapton To Release JJ Cale Tribute

Eric Clapton recently announced he's planning to retire from touring, but he's not stopping altogether reports Rolling Stone.  

Clapton is currently completing The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale. But Clapton's homage to his late friend also involved new music being recorded, even if new songs don't come easy these days.…


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Tony Iommi Wants To Work With Tom Jones

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has said he would like to work with Welsh singer Tom Jones – he of '60s hits “It's Not Unusual” and “What's New Pussycat.” Jones has previously collaborated with Welsh bands Stereophonics and (Manic Street Preachers') James Dean Bradfield.

Iommi has said the idea to work with Jones first came…


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Guitar Stars Pay Tribute To Johnny Winter

Johnny Winter

After the passing of blues guitar legend Johnny Winter on 16 July, stars of the guitar world have been paying personal tributes.

Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top says: "When I first saw Johnny perform, I was maybe 12 or 13, and he was known as 'Johnny Daddy Winter' nd we've always thought of him as…


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Halestorm Staying On The Road Through 2014

Halestorm have been touring in support of their 2012 full-length, The Strange Case Of…, and the Lzzy Hale-fronted band has just announced a new batch of tour dates that run through the end of the year. Many of the upcoming dates will see the hard rockers opening for country performer Eric Church, while other stops will…


Added by News on July 17, 2014 at 4:04pm — No Comments

Alice Cooper And Lou Reed Guitarist Recovering From Heart Surgery

Guitarist Dick Wagner is recovering in the hospital after undergoing heart surgery. The 71-year-old rock veteran—famous for his work with Alice Cooper and on Lou Reed’s classic Rock ‘n’ Roll Animal album—sought medical care last week after experiencing breathing problems, reports…


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Paul McCartney To Play Intimate Benefit Show In Texas

Paul McCartney has agreed to perform a rare, intimate theater performance for lucky fans in San Antonio, Texas.

The show will take place Oct. 1 at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, which seats just 1,750 people.

The concert will serve as a fundraiser for the newly completed venue. “Our board was very…


Added by News on July 17, 2014 at 3:57pm — No Comments

Kiss Announce Vegas Residency

KISS are getting ready to follow in the footsteps of Def Leppard, and Guns N' Roses by setting up residency in Las Vegas. The rockers have just announced that they will hold court at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino beginning November 5. So far nine shows have been announced.

"Whatever you’re used to with KISS, this will pump it up that much more,” said Paul Stanley to…


Added by News on July 17, 2014 at 3:49pm — No Comments

Tommy Ramone Dies

Tommy Ramone has passed away at the age of 65. The Ramones drummer was reportedly suffering from bile duct cancer. Tommy was the last surviving original member of The Ramones. Joey Ramone passed away in 2001, Dee in 2002, and Johnny in 2004.

The four members formed The Ramones in Queens in 1974, and rose to fame through their legendary gigs at the now defunct CBGB. Tommy played…


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Winery Dogs To Hit The Studio

Rock supergroup The Winery Dogs (Richie Kotzen, Billy Sheehan and Mike Portnoy) will hit the studio soon to begin work on album number two, guitarist/vocalist Kotzen has revealed.

In an interview with GetYourRockOut’s Felicity Hall, Kotzen said he wasn’t feeling any pressure about following up the…


Added by News on July 17, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Lita Ford, New Order, Anthrax Biogs Coming

If you don't actually listen and play music 24/7, you'll be able to read more about music this fall.

Lita Ford's Living Like A Runaway: A Memoir is out in November. The 320-page hardcover book promises to be revealing. Ford says, “It's an autobiography about my life, the paths I've taken, all the different musical…


Added by News on July 14, 2014 at 6:52am — No Comments

The Kinks’ Dave Davies Sets Record Straight On ‘You Really Got Me’

The Kinks are being forced to set the record straight once again regarding who played the main guitar riff on their 1964 classic, “You Really Got Me.”

As reported by Rolling Stone, a new BBC Radio 2 documentary has…


Added by News on July 11, 2014 at 8:58am — No Comments

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