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It was 40 years ago Sunday (November 2nd, 1974) that George Harrison launched his "George Harrison & Friends North American Tour" becoming the first solo Beatle to tour North America. Harrison opened the tour on November 2nd, 1974 at Vancouver's Pacific Coliseum. The 30-date...
Only a year after the release of his Top Three New collection, Paul McCartney has issued a box set edition of the album. The latest version of New features two CD’s -- including the original album, and the various CD and Internet bonus cuts, and six newly released cuts -- three...
Out now is Survivor co-founder and leader Jim Peterik’s memoir, Through The Eye Of A Tiger, which chronicles Peterik’s roller coaster ride -- twice, with Survivor and his classic band '70s group Ides Of March. The book touches upon his early life growing up in Illinois along...
Queen is a rare band that divides its time fostering archival projects while remaining a top live draw today. Coming on November 11th is the group's latest compilation, titled, Queen Forever. The set features three previously unreleased Freddie Mercury songs: the duet with...
For Fleetwood Mac and its fans, the current On With The Show tour is a dream come true for several reasons. Not only is the band performing at the top of its game, but following a 16-year hiatus, Christine McVie is back on the road and clearly having a ball. Stevie Nicks credits...
Elton John is sharing his love for Pope Francis, calling the head of the Catholic Church his “hero.” The Associated Press reported that on Tuesday night (October 28th) at the annual “An Enduring Vision: A Benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation” held in New York City at...
If you've got a spare $5,000 -- the Rolling Stones have just the book for you. Featuring a limited edition run of 1,150 with personal signatures by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, and Ron Wood, high-end book publishers Taschen will publish The Rolling Stones in...
Eric Clapton has streamed a new acoustic piece of music in memory of his recently departed Cream bandmate Jack Bruce, titled "For Jack." Bruce died on Saturday, October 25th of liver disease at age 71. Clapton posted a tribute on his Facebook page: "He was a great musician and...
As the Who gear up for its 50th anniversary tour, both Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend talked frankly about their past, present, and future with London’s Daily Mail. Out this week is the band’s 42-track career-spanning collection, The Who Hits 50! When asked “why on earth are...