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Who fans are getting an in depth look into Pete Townshend’s classic compositions with the new Who "Jukebox" feature on the band’s website (TheWho.com). Several key songs from each album are selected by Townshend, who supplies their back-story, with the website streaming the...
Randy Bachman’s latest solo album, titled, Heavy Blues, will be released on April 14th. The set features contributions by such heavyweights as Neil Young, Peter Frampton, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Randolph, and the late, great Jeff Healey. So far, Bachman has six shows on the books...
It was 29 years ago tonight (January 23rd, 1986) that the first inductees entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony held at New York City's Waldorf-Astoria. The inaugural class of the Hall of Fame featured rock's forefathers: Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Little Richard...
It’s looking like Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick are shaping up to be one of this summer’s hottest double bills. So far, the two kings of the ‘70s live album are, as of now, set for seven co-headlining dates in June, July, and August. On a nightly basis, Peter Frampton truly...
For many Bruce Springsteen diehards, the Holy Grail is the electric E Street Band version of 1982's Nebraska album. The band began fleshing out the songs in the studio prior to "The Boss" deciding to release his demo tape as the album master. Several songs originally written for...
Coming to DVD and Blu-ray on March 24th is A MusiCares Tribute To Paul McCartney. The February 10th, 2012 event at the Los Angeles Convention Center featured such high profile performers as Paul McCartney and his band, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, James Taylor, Joe Walsh, Dave...
Billy Joel is set for his first proper San Francisco concert since 1972 on September 5th at AT&T Park. Although Billy has hardly been a stranger to Northern California and the Bay Area, his shows over the years have focused on such towns Berkeley, Oakland, and Daly City,...
Billy Idol was forced to cancel his January 21st show New Orleans and January 22nd Atlanta concert due to what is being described as a “pesky” chest infection. Idol posted a message to fans on his official website Billy Idol.net, which read: “I’m really disappointed to be...
John Mellencamp is officially back on tour, and kicks off his 80-date trek off tonight (January 21st) at South Bend, Indiana's Morris Performing Arts Center. Mellencamp is on the road in support of his latest album, Plain Spoken, which was released on September 23rd and peaked...