The long-rumored Bob Dylan album featuring famous pop standards is on the way. Dylan has dropped the news that his upcoming 36th (yep) studio album, Shadows in the Night,…
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Earlier in the year Def Leppard started work on their 10th studio album, the follow up to 2008's Songs from the Sparkle Lounge. The band got together and wrote fifteen songs for the project before touring commitments, and guitarist Vivan Campbell's cancer treatment put the project on hold.
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’Tis the season — to release holiday-themed music. Aerosmith’s Joe Perry has released a new Christmas CD, and it features actor/guitarist/all-round-cool-guy Johnny Depp on guitar and vocals.
Depp plays guitar on four songs and he sings on two.
Joe Perry says he’s wanted to record a Christmas album with Aerosmtih for years,…
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I’ve been a Megadeth fan for a long time (I first started sneaking listens when my parents weren’t looking back when I was 12) and I’ve seen quite a few line-up changes over the years. I’m keenly watching whatever happens next now that guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover have left the group. Now former drummer Nick Menza has…
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Young British singer/songwriter/guitarist James Bay has been named the BRIT awards Critics' Choice winner for 2015. He will collect his award at February 2015's BRIT awards.
Twenty-three year old Bay is a fine guitarist, playing Epiphones, and studied his craft at the U.K's Brighton Institute of Modern Music (B.I.M.M.)
What can we say? Best just to listen to him, as…Continue
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Bono should be good-to-go by the time U2 kicks off their recently announced North American tour in May, says The Edge. The ailing singer is currently recovering from serious injuries sustained in a bicycle accident that occurred last month in New York’s Central Park. “He managed to come out of it with what you could only…
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British blues pioneer John Mayall says it was the B-side for The Yardbirds’ 1965 hit, “For Your Love,” that sparked Eric Clapton’s inclusion in Mayall’s legendary Bluesbreakers. “I heard ‘Got to Hurry,’ the B-side of The Yardbirds’ ‘For Your Love’—and that was it for me,” says Mayall, speaking to M Music &…
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AC/DC’s Angus Young and Brian Johnson have opened up about the decision to keep the band going when founding member Malcolm Young was diagnosed with dementia, telling Australia’s 7:30 Program that Malcolm started showing signs of illness in 2008, before the Black Ice touring cycle.
Angus said Malcolm first exhibited…
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Aah, Christmas. Presents. Mistletoe. Santa. Rudolph. Eddie. The number of the beast.
Over 20,000 fans are throwing their weight behind a Facebook campaign to send Iron Maiden’s 1982 classic “Number of the Beast” to #1 in the UK this…
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Pennsylvania rockers Halestorm have announced a tour of the U.K. and Europe in the spring. The Lzzy Hale fronted band promise to play music from their as-yet-to-be-completed third album.
Says Hale in a statement: "We are so stoked to get back to our European Freaks in March. Thank you for the love over the net – but…
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Autographs are so 20th century, we're told. It's all about Selfies with stars these days. Not so for Jimmy Page. He's all about stamping!
The Led Zeppelin legend will meet fans at the London Piccadilly branch of Waterstones bookstore on December 2. But rather than sign copies of his book Jimmy Page, he will…
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Our Rock.com Team Member Needs At Least $20,000 To Get Well Enough To Have A Transplant That Will Save His Life From Cancer. We Need Your Help Please.
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"I am excited to bring rock’n’roll to this incredible night, honoring some of the world's most…
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Plant recently told…
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Anyone who’s attended an Aerosmith show knows that’s where the band truly shines.
Turns out Joe Perry feels the same way. “We love being in the studio, but to me it always feels like we’re working on an album so that we can get on the road,” he says.
“I suppose the two are equal, as far as the job description goes,…
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Kurt Cobain fans have something to look forward to in 2015. Although a premiere date hasn’t been set, the first-ever authorized film documentary about the Nirvana frontman will see release on HBO sometime next year. Titled Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the film was directed by Oscar-nominee Brett Morgen with cooperation…
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The mighty AC/DC have just released the video for their new track “Rock Or Bust,” the title track of their new album. And it shows AC/DC doing what they do best: kicking butt for a bunch of fans.
Unlike the previous video for the song “Play Ball,” which drew a bit…Continue
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Wanna get in on the ground floor of a feature film featuring Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott, The Pixies’ Joey Santiago, Ministry’s Al Jorgensen and Sin Quirin, Ricky Warwick of Black Star Riders, Eddie Ojeda of Twisted Sister and more?
A crowdfunding drive has just kicked off to support the upcoming film The Bridge, and…
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