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As if Stevie Nicks wasn’t busy enough with a new Top 10 album -- 24 Karat Gold: Songs From The Vault -- and a sold out Fleetwood Mac tour, her first photo exhibit is now running in New York City. The show, featuring a selection of Nicks' formally lit and posed Polaroid...
Billy Joel is the subject of one of the more in-depth pieces on his career in the new issue of The New Yorker. The magazine, which shadowed the "Piano Man" before, during, and after his September Madison Square Garden gig, shed light on a very private man -- who essentially is...
Former Styx frontman and songwriter Dennis DeYoung is back with a new live CD/DVD set, Dennis DeYoung And The Music Of Styx Live In Los Angeles. The collection, which is also available in Blu-ray and digital formats, was captured live on March 18th, 2014 live at L.A.’s El Rey...
Genesis co-founder Mike Rutherford has been spending ample time reexamining his past over the past few years. Newly released is the band's three-disc career -- and solo career-spanning collection, R-Kive as well as the recent Showtime special on the band, Sum Of The Parts, and...
Sting is breathing a sigh of relief now that his first musical, The Last Ship, has sailed onto Broadway. The show, which is now in previews at the Neil Simon Theatre, officially opens on October 26th, and received positive reviews during its summer run in Chicago. Sting told The...
It was 37 years ago tonight (October 20th, 1977), that a plane carrying Lynyrd Skynyrd crashed in a swamp near Gillsburg, Mississippi. At the time, the group was en route to its next show in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The crash took the lives of lead singer Ronnie Van Zant;...
Aerosmith’s Joey Kramer shed light on the “heart ailment” that kept him off the band’s drum perch for two shows this past summer, with his son Jesse sitting in for him. Kramer revealed to Eddie Trunk that he in fact had an angioplasty: “The likes of TMZ and some other (media...
It’s looking like Bob Seger’s new album, Ride Out, will earn the Michigan rocker his 10th Top 10 album on the Billboard 200 album charts. Billboard reported that the album -- which is Seger’s first in eight years -- could sell around 55,000 copies, scoring him the second highest...
The long-awaited autobiography from legendary producer/engineer Glyn Johns Sound Man: A Life Recording Hits with The Rolling Stones, The Who, Led Zeppelin, The Eagles, Eric Clapton, The Faces will be published on November 13th. Johns, who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall...