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ZZ Top Share New Version Of 'Heard It On The X'

ZZ Top Share New Version Of 'Heard It On The X'

ZZ Top have shared a new version of "Heard it on the X" that will feature on the band's upcoming live album, Raw, which is due out on July 22. "Heard It On The X" featured on ZZ Top's fourth album Fandango!. Billy Gibbons noted, "Even though Dusty, Frank, and I grew up in different… ... Continue Reading
Avril Lavigne Covers Adele's 'Hello' For Spotify Singles

Avril Lavigne Covers Adele's 'Hello' For Spotify Singles

Pop-punk star Avril Lavigne recently dropped a Spotify Singles cover of Adele's 2015 smash hit "Hello." "I love Adele's song 'Hello' and have been dying to do a cover of it," Lavigne said in a statement. "The 'Spotify Singles' sessions were a fun opportunity to finally do this cover as well as reimagine my own… ... Continue Reading
Whitesnake Cancel Shows Amid Various Health Issues

Whitesnake Cancel Shows Amid Various Health Issues

Whitesnake have canceled a couple of concerts that were scheduled for this week after members of the band were affected by various health problems. In a lengthy statement, the band's frontman David Coverdale said, "We have been rocking our way across the globe on the first part of our Farewell Tour giving all we've got… ... Continue Reading
KISS To Release 'Off The Soundboard: Live In Des Moines 1977'

KISS To Release 'Off The Soundboard: Live In Des Moines 1977'

KISS will release a new live album, Off the Soundboard: Live in Des Moines 1977, on September 9. The record is the latest from the band's Off the Soundboard official live bootleg series. It follows Live in Virginia Beach from 2004, which dropped in March, and Tokyo 2001, which dropped last summer. Des Moines 1977… ... Continue Reading
The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing festival is set to feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow and many more. The 3-day festival, which takes place September 16-18 at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, will benefit the EarthPercent organization's mission of combating climate change. Proceeds from the event will support EarthPercent, a nonprofit launched by Brian Eno, although… ... Continue Reading
Travis Barker Reportedly Hospitalized For Pancreatitis

Travis Barker Reportedly Hospitalized For Pancreatitis

Blink-182 drummer and reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian's husband Travis Barker has reportedly been hospitalized for pancreatitis. According to TMZ, the musician went to West Hills Hospital and Medical Center near Calabasas on Tuesday morning (June 28) after experiencing a health scare. He was then rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A. for additional care.… ... Continue Reading
Stevie Nicks Shares Cover Of 'Cotton Candy Land' From 'Elvis' Soundtrack

Stevie Nicks Shares Cover Of 'Cotton Candy Land' From 'Elvis' Soundtrack

Stevie Nicks recently released a cover of "Cotton Candy Land," which features on the soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic, Elvis. Nicks is joined on the track by singer-songwriter Chris Isaak. "Cotton Candy Land" was written by Ruth Batchelor and Bob Roberts and was recorded by Presley in 1962. Presley's rendition of the song… ... Continue Reading
Depeche Mode Reveal Keyboardist Andy Fletcher's Cause Of Death

Depeche Mode Reveal Keyboardist Andy Fletcher's Cause Of Death

Weeks after the death of Andy Fletcher, Depeche Mode have revealed that their keyboardist passed away after suffering an aortic dissection. In a statement revealing the Depeche Mode founding member's cause of death, his bandmates Dave Gahan and Martin Gore said, "A couple weeks ago we received the result from the medical examiners, which Andy's… ... Continue Reading
5 Seconds Of Summer's Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds Of Summer's Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds of Summer's concert in Houston, Texas, was cut short on Sunday night after drummer Ashton Irwin suffered "extreme heat exhaustion." Irwin was later hospitalized, and the band postponed their next show in Arkansas. The drummer, who is recovering from heat exhaustion, explained the whole episode on Twitter the next day. "I suffered from… ... Continue Reading
Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp Share Cover Of The Beach Boys' 'Caroline, No'

Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp Share Cover Of The Beach Boys' 'Caroline, No'

Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp recently released a cover of The Beach Boys' "Caroline, No" along with an accompanying music video. The video finds Beck and his live band performing the song onstage. Depp doesn't appear in the video. The instrumental cover version of the hit from Beach Boys' 1966 album Pet Sounds, will be… ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne Drops Title Track From Upcoming Album 'Patient Number 9'

Ozzy Osbourne Drops Title Track From Upcoming Album 'Patient Number 9'

Ozzy Osbourne recently released "Patient Number 9," the title track from his upcoming new album. "Patient Number 9" is Osbourne's first new material since his 2020 studio album, Ordinary Man. The song features guitar icon Jeff Beck and was co-written by Osbourne's wife, Sharon. "When they call your name, better run and hide / Tell… ... Continue Reading
Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Says He's 'Renouncing' U.S. Citizenship

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Says He's 'Renouncing' U.S. Citizenship

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong has said that he is renouncing his U.S. citizenship in protest against the Supreme Court's decision to repeal Roe v. Wade. "F--k America. I'm f--king renouncing my citizenship. I'm f--king coming here," the Green Day frontman told the crowd while performing in a Hella Mega tour concert at London Stadium… ... Continue Reading
Alice Cooper 2015 Reunion Show To Receive Official Release

Alice Cooper 2015 Reunion Show To Receive Official Release

The Alice Cooper band's 2015 reunion show is going to be released on CD, LP and in digital shops worldwide. The legendary reunion show, featuring all-time classics such as "No More Mr. Nice Guy," "I'm Eighteen" and "School's Out," will be available for the first time on September 30. In October 2015, more than 40… ... Continue Reading
Blondie Share New Lyric Video For Cover Of The Doors' 'Moonlight Drive'

Blondie Share New Lyric Video For Cover Of The Doors' 'Moonlight Drive'

Blondie recently released a new lyric video for their cover of the Doors track "Moonlight Drive." The song is the lead track from Blondie's upcoming expansive box set Against The Odds 1974-1982, due out on August 26. The new clip shares the lyrics to the previously-unreleased version of the Doors track, which has powerful guitar… ... Continue Reading
Pink Floyd To Release Physical Versions Of Ukraine Benefit Single 'Hey Hey Rise Up'

Pink Floyd To Release Physical Versions Of Ukraine Benefit Single 'Hey Hey Rise Up'

Pink Floyd will release on July 15 two physical versions of their first newly recorded music in over 25 years, "Hey Hey Rise Up." The single, which was initially released digitally in April in support of the people of Ukraine, was No. 1 in 27 countries.. It will be available on 7" and CD single.… ... Continue Reading
Paramount+ Announces Documentary About Don McLean's 'American Pie'

Paramount+ Announces Documentary About Don McLean's 'American Pie'

Paramount+ has announced that a documentary revealing the secrets behind Don McLean's iconic song, "American Pie," will premiere exclusively on the streaming service on July 19. Additionally, the documentary will have a special Academy qualifying run in New York City and Los Angeles starting on July 8 and will screen in Showcase Cinemas and associated… ... Continue Reading
Judas Priest Announce '50 Heavy Metal Years Tour' With Queensryche

Judas Priest Announce '50 Heavy Metal Years Tour' With Queensryche

Judas Priest have announced a set of fall 2022 U.S. dates for their "50 Heavy Metal Years Tour" with Queensryche. After embarking on a North American run earlier this year, Judas Priest are currently touring Europe as part of their 50-year celebration. The newly-announced fall tour will kick off on October 13 in Wallingford, Connecticut,… ... Continue Reading
AXS TV's 'Red, White & Rock' Weekend To Feature Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam Docs, Concert Films

AXS TV's 'Red, White & Rock' Weekend To Feature Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam Docs, Concert Films

AXS TV is set to celebrate this 4th of July with Red, White & Rock! a three-day event that will include the premiere of concert films and documentaries featuring Bruce Springsteen and Pearl Jam. Red, White, & Rock! will kick off on Saturday, July 2nd and run through Monday, July 4th. It will include shows… ... Continue Reading
Kelly Clarkson Performs Emotional Cover Of Demi Lovato's 'Anyone'

Kelly Clarkson Performs Emotional Cover Of Demi Lovato's 'Anyone'

Kelly Clarkson performed an emotional cover of Demi Lovato's "Anyone" during the "Kellyoke" segment of "The Kelly Clarkson Show" on Wednesday, June 22. Clarkson, who is usually backed by her band Y'all, was only accompanied by a solo piano player for the rendition of "Anyone." "Nobody's listening to me, nobody's listening," she sang. "Anyone, please… ... Continue Reading
Jerry Garcia Foundation Announces Archive Project, 80th Birthday Concert

Jerry Garcia Foundation Announces Archive Project, 80th Birthday Concert

The Jerry Garcia Foundation has announced the Jerry Garcia Archive Project, a new community resource created to preserve the historical and artistic contributions of one of rock 'n' roll's greatest legends. A benefit concert to celebrate the launch of the Archive Project will be held on August 1, which would have been Jerry Garcia's 80th… ... Continue Reading