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In commemoration of the upcoming George Harrison box set, The Apple Years 1968-75 coming on September 23rd, TBS’s Conan will honor the “quiet” Beatle with a week of performances. Among those slated to appear during the week of week of September 22nd through 25th are Harrison’s...
David Letterman took a few swipes at the Eagles on Friday’s night’s (September 12th) The Late Show telecast, when the subject of playing the band’s music came up. Letterman, who was going to see the band the following might at New York’s Madison Square Garden, discussed with...
ELO’s Jeff Lynne hit the stage on Sunday (September 13th) for his first full concert in 28 years, according to Vintage Vinyl News. Lynne, who was forced to abort a 2001 ELO North American arena tour due to low ticket sales, played a 17-song set with the BBC Concert Orchestra at...
Fans can now pre-order Bob Seger’s upcoming album Ride Out through iTunes, with a special deluxe edition also available featuring three bonus tracks. The standard 10-track album will also be released on 180-gram vinyl, with both versions of the album hitting the streets on...
When we last caught up with lifelong New Yorker Billy Joel, he reflected back on the tragedy of September 11th, 2001 and told us that although the events of the day will obviously never be forgiven or forgotten, New York's strength and resilience should never be in doubt: "We'll...
The Eagles' live reunion album, 1994’s Hell Freezes Over, has been certified nine times platinum by the RIAA, indicating sales of over nine million units. Vintage Vinyl Rock reported that the collection, which was released on November 8th, 1994 and featured the band performing a...
John Mellencamp has just announced an 80-date North American tour. The six-month, primarily theater trek -- performed as one long, single leg with small breaks -- would be a daunting itinerary for a man even half of Mellencamp's 62 years. The shows are being played in support of...
U2 has released a surprise new album titled Songs Of Innocence for free through iTunes, according to Billboard. The set became available to all iTunes users immediately after the band performed at an Apple event in Cupertino, California on Tuesday (September 9th) that unveiled...
Keith Richards has wrapped production on his third solo album -- and his first studio set since 1992's Main Offender. Richards revealed to The Associated Press that the album is still a ways away from release explaining, "I have a solo record finished, but I don't want to put it...