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James Hetfield Calls Motorhead Not Being In Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame A 'Travesty'

James Hetfield Calls Motorhead Not Being In Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame A 'Travesty'

During an appearance on "The Metallica Report" podcast, James Hetfield chided the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, saying not inducting the Motorhead legend Lemmy Kilmister so far is a "travesty." During his appearance, Hetfield also discussed his new tattoo, which pays tribute to Lemmy and was made with ink mixed with the Motorhead frontman's… ... Continue Reading
Dua Lipa, Chris Martin, Questlove & More Featured In Trailer For 'Camden' Docuseries

Dua Lipa, Chris Martin, Questlove & More Featured In Trailer For 'Camden' Docuseries

Dua Lipa recently shared a trailer for the upcoming documentary series Camden, featuring herself, Chris Martin and Questlove, among others. Lipa, who is an Executive Producer and Series Contributor, says, "Executive producing the new original documentary series that celebrates the very place I started all of this is such a major full circle moment for… ... Continue Reading
Long Island Music And Entertainment Hall Of Fame Cancels Concert Honoring Billy Joel

Long Island Music And Entertainment Hall Of Fame Cancels Concert Honoring Billy Joel

The Long Island Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame has cancelled its 20th anniversary benefit concert gala in honor of Billy Joel. The event was scheduled to be held at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post in Brookville, New York, on June 7. Additionally, Legendary Music Agent Dennis Arfa, Chairman of Independent… ... Continue Reading
Van Halen To Release Expanded Edition Of 'For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge'

Van Halen To Release Expanded Edition Of 'For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge'

Van Halen will release an expanded edition of their 1991 album, For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge, this summer. The expanded edition includes a newly remastered version of the original, along with previously unreleased audio and video footage from Van Halen's December 4, 1991, concert in Dallas, Texas. For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge (Expanded Edition) will be available… ... Continue Reading
Hoobastank's 'The Reason' Reaches 1 Billion Streams On Spotify

Hoobastank's 'The Reason' Reaches 1 Billion Streams On Spotify

Hoobastank's 2004 smash hit single, "The Reason," has just surpassed 1 billion streams on Spotify. "The Reason" was released on January 26, 2004, as the second single from Hoobastank's second studio album of the same name. The song is the band's most commercially successful single, peaking at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. In… ... Continue Reading
Oasis Announce 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Of 'Definitely Maybe'

Oasis Announce 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Of 'Definitely Maybe'

Oasis are set to release a deluxe edition of their debut album in celebration of its 30th anniversary. The British band will release the special, expanded editions of Definitely Maybe on August 31, featuring "previously unheard versions from the original discarded album session at Monnow Valley and outtakes from the definitive recording at Sawmills Studios,… ... Continue Reading
Hank Azaria Announces Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band

Hank Azaria Announces Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band

Hank Azaria has announced a new Bruce Springsteen tribute band. The Emmy Award-winning voice actor and comedian revealed that Hank Azaria & The EZ Street Band will make their debut performance at the Le Poisson Rouge in New York City on August 1. The set list will be "packed with Springsteen classics and deep cuts,… ... Continue Reading
'Bon Jovi Forever' Exhibit To Open At Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame In June

'Bon Jovi Forever' Exhibit To Open At Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame In June

A new Bon Jovi Forever exhibit will open at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in June. 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Bon Jovi will unveil a one-of-a-kind, full-floor exhibit spanning four decades of the band's career along with never-before-seen artifacts from each of the band members. Fans will be immersed… ... Continue Reading
Beck Announces 2024 U.S. Orchestral Tour Dates

Beck Announces 2024 U.S. Orchestral Tour Dates

Beck has announced dates for a limited run of orchestral performances. Beck will be performing at venues like the Hollywood Bowl and the Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall with a rotating crew of instrumentalists. The brief tour will kick off on July 3 at Chateau St. Michelle Winery in Woodinville, Washington. Tickets are on sale… ... Continue Reading
Syd Barrett Documentary 'Have You Got It Yet?' To Be Released On DVD+Blu-ray

Syd Barrett Documentary 'Have You Got It Yet?' To Be Released On DVD+Blu-ray

Mercury Studios has announced the DVD+Blu-ray release of the critically acclaimed documentary film Have You Got It Yet?, a dive into the life and genius of Pink Floyd co-founder Syd Barrett. The documentary will also be made available on digital formats as well as On Demand. Directed by Roddy Bogawa and the late Storm Thorgerson… ... Continue Reading
Kid Rock Allegedly Waves Gun Around During Rolling Stone Interview

Kid Rock Allegedly Waves Gun Around During Rolling Stone Interview

Kid Rock is alleged to have waved a gun in front of a reporter during an interview with Rolling Stone last month. The singer is also said to have repeatedly used the N-word, attempting to goad the reporter into a physical fight. A column recently published in Rolling Stone sees David Peisner, the reporter, describing… ... Continue Reading
Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On 'Odds Of The Blues'

Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On 'Odds Of The Blues'

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Joe Ely has announced his new album Driven to Drive, due out on August 2 via Rack 'Em Records / Thirty Tigers. Driven to Drive is Ely's first road album, featuring a collection of songs inspired by his travels from different eras of his illustrious career. Along with the announcement, Ely has… ... Continue Reading
Lenny Kravitz Announces Extended Run Of Shows At Park MGM In Las Vegas

Lenny Kravitz Announces Extended Run Of Shows At Park MGM In Las Vegas

Lenny Kravitz has announced he will headline an exclusive residency, "Blue Electric Light Las Vegas," at Dolby Live at Park MGM. According to the announcement from the four-time Grammy Award-winner, the run will include performances on October 18, 19,23, 25 and 26. "You better Believe it-@lennykravitz will be rocking the #DolbyLive stage this October ??"… ... Continue Reading
John Stamos To Join Beach Boys On 'Endless Summer Gold' Tour Dates

John Stamos To Join Beach Boys On 'Endless Summer Gold' Tour Dates

John Stamos is set to join The Beach Boys on several dates of the legendary band's "Endless Summer Gold" Tour. The Beach Boys' 2024 "Endless Summer Gold Tour" celebrates the 50th anniversary of their album Endless Summer. Stamos will feature on a handful of dates on the East Coast, the Midwest, and California. "I believe… ... Continue Reading
Violent Femmes Announce Fall 2024 Leg Of Tour Celebrating First Two Albums

Violent Femmes Announce Fall 2024 Leg Of Tour Celebrating First Two Albums

Violent Femmes have announced a fall leg of their tour celebrating the anniversaries of their first two albums. The trek kicks off on September 26 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and concludes on October 8 in Birmingham, Alabama. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 24. Each show will feature front-to-back performances of their 1983 self-titled… ... Continue Reading
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder Slams Chiefs Kicker Harrison Butker

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder Slams Chiefs Kicker Harrison Butker

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder recently slammed Harrison Butker, taking a shot at the Kansas City Chiefs kicker's recent controversial commencement speech at Benedictine College. The rocker expressed his feelings about Butker's beliefs in no uncertain terms during Pearl Jam's concert at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday (May 18). He was strongly against the… ... Continue Reading
Anthrax's Joey Belladonna Announces Ronnie James Dio Tribute Band

Anthrax's Joey Belladonna Announces Ronnie James Dio Tribute Band

Anthrax singer Joey Belladonna is paying homage to the late Ronnie James Dio by launching a new tribute band. The new group will play four shows in Florida in August, performing music from Dio, Black Sabbath and Rainbow. Belladonna recently took to social media to announce that he and his wife Krista have formed the… ... Continue Reading
Founding Train Bassist Charlie Colin Dead At 58

Founding Train Bassist Charlie Colin Dead At 58

Charlie Colin, founding bassist of the rock band Train, has died after reportedly slipping in a shower. He was 58. Colin's mother reported the death to TMZ. She said her son was housesitting for a friend in Brussels, Belgium, when the bathroom accident occurred. His mother said it's unclear when Colin passed away, as his… ... Continue Reading
Jet Announce First U.K., Ireland Tour In 15 Years

Jet Announce First U.K., Ireland Tour In 15 Years

Australian rock band Jet have announced their first U.K. and Ireland tour in 15 years. The tour, to mark the 20th anniversary of the band's debut album Get Born, will kick off at The Academy in Dublin on October 3. The brief tour will conclude on October 12 after staging shows in Belfast, Glasgow, Birmingham,… ... Continue Reading
Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty's 'Refugee'

Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty's 'Refugee'

Wynonna Judd and Lainey Wilson have teamed up for a cover of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers' classic "Refugee." The track, produced by Cactus Moser, arrives as the fifth single shared from the highly-anticipated Petty Country: A Country Music Celebration of Tom Petty. The cover is also accompanied by a video featuring behind-the-scenes footage of… ... Continue Reading