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The Who has announced that Joan Jett & The Blackhearts will appear as the opening act on their upcoming North American tour. Jett, who was just tapped as an inductee to the 2015 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will play both the spring and fall legs of the tour,...
Happy Birthday to Rolling Stones co-founder Keith Richards, who turns 71-years-old today (December 18th). Richards, a man who due to his previous penchant for hard street drugs wasn't expected to see 30 -- let alone 70 -- has often infamously topped numerous "Most Likely To Die...
There inductees for thee 2015 Rock And Roll Hall of Fame have been announced and include Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Ringo Starr, Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, Bill Withers, the "5" Royales, and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. The induction...
The Who has cut their UK tour short, with it’s final two shows being postponed until the spring. The band was originally supposed to wrap the run tonight and tomorrow (December 17th and 18th) at London’s O2 Arena, but Roger Daltrey's illness has forced the band to push the dates...
Talk about planning your year in advance -- ZZ Top already has 32 North American dates on the books, keeping them on the road through May. The band kicks things off with a two-night stand on January 17th and 18th at San Antonio, Texas' Majestic Theatre, with the run -- as of now...
Happy Birthday to the legendary Paul Rodgers, who celebrates his 65th birthday today (December 17th)!!! Over the decades Paul Rodgers has remained one of rock's most beloved voices fronting such legendary bands as Free, Bad Company, the Firm, and Queen + Paul Rodgers. Earlier...
Carlos Santana credits Neal Schon for not giving up on an original Santana reunion. Back in 2013 Santana revealed that plans were underway for a new album featuring himself, Schon, keyboardist Gregg Rolie, percussionist Mike Carabello, and drummer Michael Shrieve. Founding...
Mick Fleetwood pulls no punches in his latest memoir, Play On: Now, Then, And Fleetwood Mac: The Autobiography. Fleetwood, who is the only member of the band to have been part of all the lineups since 1967, spoke candidly in the book about inner-band politics, drug use, and even...
Less than a year after the suicide of his live-in girlfriend L’Wren Scott, Mick Jagger is throwing his annual New Year’s Eve bash at his villa on Mustique, according to The Record.com. An unnamed source close to Jagger told The Sun: "L'Wren loved the house in Mustique so it will...