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Huey Lewis & The News is renowned for being just as hot a live act today as they were during their 1980's heyday. Lewis and the band will be closing out 2014 with a pair of shows on December 30th and 31st at Aspen, Colorado's Belly Up Aspen. Huey Lewis told us that keeping...
It was 45 years ago Saturday (December 6th, 1969) that the Rolling Stones held their ill-fated free concert at the Altamont Speedway in Livermore, California. The bill, which also included Santana, the Jefferson Airplane, the Flying Burrito Brothers, and Crosby, Stills, Nash...
U2 will kick off a 19-city, 44-concert arena tour in May 2015 with a string of shows in several major North American cities, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Called the Innocence + Experience Tour, the trek will also feature 22 fall dates in Europe in addition to the 22 set...
It was 38 years ago today (December 4th, 1976), that Boston's self-titled debut album peaked at Number Three on the Billboard 200 album chart, where it stayed for five weeks. Since then, nearly every song from the album continues to receive heavy airplay on classic rock radio...
Sting admits that he went into being a Broadway composer well aware that it would be an uphill struggle. The Police leader, who'll take on the leading role of his musical The Last Ship for a month starting on December 9th at the Neil Simon Theatre, got the blessing of star Jimmy...
The Rolling Stones’ legendary sax player Bobby Keys died on December 2nd from cirrhosis of the liver at age 70. Keys, who played on some of rock’s most memorable and lasting cuts, was still touring with the Stones up until illness forced him to pull out of the band's most recent...
Coming on December 8th, will be Paul McCartney's new single, called, “Hope For The Future.” The tune, which was written four the recently released video game Destiny, has until now has been exclusively available within the Halo game itself. The track, which is being issued on...
Billy Joel will break his lifetime record of most performances at New York’s Madison Square Garden, when he plays his 65th show at the arena on July 1st. On March 20th, Billy, who is inching into the second year of his ongoing residency at the Garden, will head upstate to...
Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin stepped in last night (December 1st) to front U2 in the heart of New York City’s Times Square for the band's surprise World AIDS Day (RED) performance. Bono, who was unable to perform, was watching the concert at home in Dublin,...