A star-studded lineup of artists, including Garth Brooks and Metallica, is set to perform at an event in Washington on March 20 honoring Elton John and Bernie Taupin, who will be awarded the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The musicians will be joining the national library and U.S. leaders to honor the… ...Continue Reading
Legendary rock band Journey have announced plans to bring their "50th Anniversary Freedom Tour" to the U.K. and Ireland later this year. The band will kick off the 11-date trek on October 30 at Utilita Arena in Cardiff, Wales, and wrap up the tour on November 17 at London's O2 Arena. Support will come from… ...Continue Reading
John Fogerty reacted with surprise to being pulled from an upcoming Australian country music festival. Country Fest Queensland announced earlier this week that the Creedence Clearwater Revival co-founder had been dropped from its 2024 lineup due to "unforeseen circumstances." "I was ready to celebrate with you all for my one and only show this year… ...Continue Reading
Def Leppard have announced the release of a 40th anniversary deluxe edition of their iconic album, Pyromania. The Deluxe Edition is set for release on April 26, along with a new official merchandise line to celebrate its place in rock and roll history. Featuring global hits such as "Photograph," "Rock Of Ages" and "Foolin," Def… ...Continue Reading
Jason Bonham, the son of legendary Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, is set to embark on a "Led Zeppelin Evening" Spring 2024 North American tour. The 12-city trek kicks off on April 16th in Montreal and runs through May 3rd in Portland, Oregon. Other stops include Quebec City, Minneapolis, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. Jason's… ...Continue Reading
Music Legends Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson are set to hit the road together this summer. Dylan will co-headline all 26 shows of Nelson's 2024 "Outlaw Music Festival Tour." The trek will also feature Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, John Mellencamp, Billy Strings, Brittney Spencer, and Celisse at select dates. The 2024 "Outlaw Music Festival… ...Continue Reading
Yes have announced they will release a new limited two-CD+Blu-ray Digipak edition of their 2023 album Mirror To The Sky on April 5. The band, made up of Steve Howe, Geoff Downes, Jon Davison, Billy Sherwood and Jay Schellen, also shared a new video for an edited version of record's title track. The forthcoming limited… ...Continue Reading
A seven-foot bronze statue of the late Lemmy Kilmister, the founder of Motorhead, is set to be erected in his hometown in Staffordshire, England. The sculpture, made from Staffordshire clay and designed by well known sculptor Andy Edwards, will be erected in Market Place in Burslem. Edwards created the world-famous Beatles statue on Liverpool's waterfront.… ...Continue Reading
The Killers, Beck, Blondie and more are set to perform at Evolution Festival 2024. The Evolution Festival is scheduled to take place on September 28 and 29 at Forest Park in Saint Louis, Missouri. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, February 28 at 10 AM CT. The lineup also features Jane's Addiction, Nile Rodgers & Chic,… ...Continue Reading
War have announced The World Is a Ghetto 50th Anniversary Tour in celebration of the No. 1 Billboard top-selling album of 1973. From coast to coast this spring and summer, the legendary SoCal street band will perform songs from the record. In addition to classic cuts such as "The Cisco Kid" and "The World Is… ...Continue Reading
A new Tom Petty tribute album, titled Petty Country, which is set to arrive later this year on BMLG, will feature Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson and several other country stars. Chris Stapleton, Marty Stuart, Margo Price, and former Heartbreakers Mike Campbell and Benmont Tench are among the other acts that will feature on the upcoming… ...Continue Reading
Producers have announced the Neil Diamond musical "A Beautiful Noise" is set to embark on a North American tour. Producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio announced "A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical" will play its final performance at the Broadhurst Theatre on Sunday, June 30. After that, the musical will head out on a… ...Continue Reading
British heavy metal icons Judas Priest recently released a new single, "The Serpent And The King", from their upcoming studio album, Invincible Shield. "The Serpent And The King" is the fourth single from the band's highly anticipated new studio album, which is set for release on March 8th. The band previously released three singles from… ...Continue Reading
Dierks Bentley recently shared a cover of Tom Petty's 1976 hit "American Girl." Bentley's version will feature on the upcoming tribute album, Petty Country: A Country Music Celebration of Tom Petty, due to be released on May 31 in a partnership between Big Machine Records and the Tom Petty Estate. The album features several top… ...Continue Reading
Kansas have announced that their original drummer and band manager, Phil Ehart, is taking time away from touring while he recovers from a recent major heart attack. The progressive rock band did not give any timetable for Ehart's return to the road. Kansas said in a statement that although Ehart is not joining his bandmates… ...Continue Reading
Madonna, the Weeknd and Playboi Carti have teamed up for a video for their collaborative track "Popular."
The visual, directed by Cliqua, and shot in New York and Atlanta, arrived on Thursday (February 22). It opens with a close-up of Madonna's shining grill, as she whispers, "I've seen the devil/ Down Sunset/ In every place/ In every face."
The camera then focuses on a lush hillside, where the Weeknd is seen singing from inside a massive massive mansion that features superb artwork.
The Weeknd originally released the song in June last year as part of the roll-out of music from his HBO music drama "The Idol."
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Billy Joel has announced one-night-only performance at the Intuit Dome currently under construction in Inglewood, California. The legendary musician is one of the first artists to announce Intuit Dome shows with a one-night-only performance on October 12 following the arena's opening in August. Joel's performance will include some of his most beloved songs from throughout… ...Continue Reading
Eric Clapton, Vince Gill and James Taylor are among a star-studded group of artists set to feature on a new tribute album celebrating the music of "Mr. Guitar" Chet Atkins. The album, We Still Can't Say Goodbye: A Musicians Tribute to Chet Atkins, is due out April 19. The 15-track album will feature an A-list… ...Continue Reading
Reunited thrash metal band Slayer along with Slipknot, Motley Crue and Korn are set to headline this year's Louder Than Life festival. This year's Louder Than Life festival is scheduled to take place at the Highland Festival Grounds at Kentucky Exposition Center on September 26-29. The 10th edition of the rock festival will also feature… ...Continue Reading
U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan has dismissed a sexual assault case filed against Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler by model Jeanne Bellino, ruling that Tyler's actions did not present "serious risk of physical injury" to the plaintiff. The case pertains to an incident that allegedly took place in 1975, when Bellino was 17. She claimed in… ...Continue Reading