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Sting has been announced as a recipient of the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors, according to The Associated Press. Among the other honorees of what is regarded, as "one of America's highest cultural and artistic honors" are actors Tom Hanks and Lily Tomlin, along with ballerina...
Chrissie Hynde has announced her first solo tour apart from the Pretenders. Hynde, who'll be on the road in support of her debut solo set, Stockholm, has three European warm-up dates set for September and October, before launching the 25-date North American tour on October 30th...
Joe Perry spoke candidly about his legendary and often bumpy relationship with Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler. While publicizing his upcoming memoir, Rocks: My Life In And Out Of Aerosmith, which is due out on October 7th, Perry talked about how he approaches his partnership...
Coming to DVD on September 23rd is Sting’s The Last Ship: Live At The Public Theater. The performance was culled from Sting’s 10 night run last fall at Manhattan's Anspacher Theater in benefit of the city's Public Theatre. The concerts were billed as the only time that Sting...
Mick Fleetwood definitely feels as though a major component of Fleetwood Mac has returned since Christine McVie rejoined that band following a 16-year hiatus. Fleetwood told, Elle, “Since she’s been back, I’m already feeling the steadying effect of her presence. There is no...
Peter Frampton is out on the road this summer with a career spanning show. Obviously, any Frampton concert has to include a healthy dose of Frampton Comes Alive! classics, and this year finds such staples as “Doobie Wah,” “Show Me The Way,” “(I’ll Give You) Money,” “Baby, I Love...
Jimi Jamison, the second lead singer of Survivor, died on Sunday night (September 1st) of a heart attack at age 63, according to Vintage Vinyl News. In 1984 he replaced Dave Bickler as the band’s frontman after Bickler -- who sang lead on “Eye Of The Tiger” -- was forced to step...
Tom Petty says that his new Heartbreakers collection, Hypnotic Eye, nearly followed the same route as their last set, the 2010 blues-based Mojo album. Petty told Uncut that Hypnotic Eye -- which marks Petty's first ever chart-topping album -- changed course pretty suddenly: "...
Nearly 40 years after their tumultuous split, Stevie Nicks' relationship with Lindsey Buckingham still figures heavily in her work. Coming on October 7th is her latest solo set, 24 Carat Gold: Songs From The Vault, which features newly recorded versions of lost and/or long...