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John Mellencamp is back with a new album, Plain Spoken, and a just-announced 80-date 2015 tour. Mellencamp, who's now 62, explained that it's important for him to keep things in perspective, telling NBC's Today show, "I think you have to make records that are age appropriate,...
The J. Geils Band has been tapped as the opening act for 10 of Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band’s 2014 dates. Seger, who last time around had old friend Joe Walsh open the shows for a string of dates, is obviously going back to the bands who made their bones with Seger,...
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band are heading back on the road in support of Seger's upcoming studio set, Ride Out. Although dates and cities are available for all the upcoming shows -- only venues have been announced for the first 13 of the 23 dates. Seger and the crew...
Aerosmith's Joe Perry is hitting the road next month for a string of book signings all over the country. The tour for Rocks: My Life In And Out Of Aerosmith kicks off on the autobiography’s release date on October 7th in New York City, and stretches for two straight weeks. Perry...
Happy Birthday to Meat Loaf, who turns 67-years-old on Saturday (September 27th). Throughout the years, Meat Loaf has given conflicting reports as to the actual date of his birth -- not out of vanity, but as a general payback to an at times harsh rock press. When we asked him...
After years of waiting for decent remasters of Bruce Springsteen’s early albums, “The Boss’” fans are in luck. Coming on November 17th is the new box set, Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Volume 1: 1973-1984. The set, which will be released both on vinyl and on CD,...
John Mellencamp is receiving high praise for his new album, Plain Spoken, which was released this week. Mellencamp, who'll undertake an 80-date tour beginning in 2015, revealed that "Troubled Man" -- the lead singe from the new set -- has taken decades to finally see completion...
Despite some promising recent talk, Phil Collins will not be launching a live comeback. Collins has only one upcoming show on the books, a benefit concert on December 6th in Miami, Florida at The Fillmore Miami Beach. Collins will play at the Dreaming On The Beach concert, which...
Stevie Nicks says Lindsey Buckingham would prefer her only creative outlet to be Fleetwood Mac. Nicks, whose latest solo set, 24 Carat Gold: Songs From The Vault, will be released on October 7th just over a week after the band hits the road, told Out magazine, “He knows that’s...