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Madonna Announces 35-City Rebel Heart Tour


Interscope RecordsMadonna has announced she'll be bringing her Rebel Heart tour to 35 cities, beginning August 29 at Miami's American Airlines Arena.Following stops in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and other cities, the UK/European leg will kick

John Fogerty Unveils Series of US Dates for His "1969" Tour


MAD Ink PRA dozen new dates have been revealed for the recently-announced U.S. leg of John Fogerty's "1969" tour, which will celebrate the eventful year Creedence Clearwater Revival released three of its classic albums -- Bayou Country, Green River, and W

Bob Dylan Pays Homage to Film Noir in New Video for "The Night We Called It a Da


Columbia RecordsThe first official video to a song from Bob Dylan's new standards collection, Shadows in the Night has premiered online.  The stylized black-and-white clip, which accompanies Dylan's rendition of the 1940s ballad "The Night We Calle

Led Zeppelin Concert Film Getting One-Night-Only Screening at US Theaters Later


Fathom EventsA film featuring a whole lotta live footage of Led Zeppelin rocking out at several concerts that took place throughout the band's career will be screened at select theaters across the U.S. March 30.Titled simply Led Zeppelin, the movie incl

Boston, Eddie Money, Sammy Hagar to Perform at 2015 Edition of Florida's SunFest


Boston (Credit: Kamal Asar)The lineup for the 19th annual edition of Florida's Sunfest has been announced and it features an eclectic mix of artists, including such veteran performers as Boston, Eddie Money and Sammy Hagar.  The event is scheduled

Concert Special Featuring Chicago and REO Speedwagon Premieres Next Sunday on AX


Courtesy of Chicago, REO SpeedwagonLast year, Chicago and REO Speedwagon hit the road together for a U.S. tour that stretched from the late summer to early fall.  One of the early stops on the joint trek was an August 4 show at the famed Red Rocks

Paul McCartney "Not in Any Hurry" to Write an Autobiography, but Says He'd Consi


MPL/Mary McCartneyA lot of famous musicians have written memoirs recounting the highlights of their careers and personal lives, but Paul McCartney says he currently has no plans to become one of them.The rock legend explained his feelings about whether h

Aretha Franklin Helps Bid Farewell to Exiting US Attorney General Eric Holder


White HouseAretha Franklin was a surprise guest at a farewell ceremony for outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder that was held Friday at the Justice Department.  The Queen of Soul belted out a rendition of "America the Beautiful" that featured

Stevie Wonder Being Sued for Millions by His Late Lawyer's Widow


Credit: Eddie WolflStevie Wonder is being sued by Susan Strack -- the widow of his longtime entertainment lawyer Johanan Vigoda -- who claims that the pop/soul legend owes her millions because of an agreement the singer made with her late husband that al

Aerosmith Announces New Tour Kickoff Date, Band Plans to Shake Up Set List on th


Credit: Ross Halfin Aerosmith has added a new U.S. concert to its North American summer tour itinerary, a June 24 show at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana, which apparently will serve as the trek's kickoff date.  The performance is the eighth

Aretha Franklin to Mentor Contestants on Next Week's "American Idol" Episodes


Credit: Matthew Jordan SmithDetroit has been hosting the early performance rounds of season 14 of American Idol, and now a Motown legend will pay a visit to the show to help guide the new crop of contestants.  Billboard reports that Aretha Franklin w

David Gilmour's Upcoming Solo Album "Sounds Fantastic," Says Collaborator Phil M


Credit: Piotr TarasewiczPink Floyd singer/guitarist David Gilmour has been working on a new solo album, and one of his frequent collaborators says the project is coming together nicely."It's going very well," longtime Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera t

Doobie Brothers Join Tortuga Music Festival Lineup; Add More Dates with Don Feld


Jim O'Shea/Courtesy Doobie BrothersThe Doobie Brothers are set to bring some classic rock to the third annual Tortuga Music Festival, a country music-themed event scheduled to take place April 11-12 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  The festival, whic

Glam-Rocker Gary Glitter Sentenced to 16 Years for Sexual Abuse of Underage Girl


Peter Macdiarmid/Getty ImagesGary Glitter’s going to prison.  The 1970s glam-rock star was sentenced Friday in a British court to 16 years for sexually abusing three underage girls between 1975 and 1980.Glitter, whose birth name is Paul Gadd,

Permanent Elvis Presley Attraction Scheduled to Open in Las Vegas This April


Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino; Elvis Presley’s GracelandA new multifaceted exhibition featuring artifacts from Elvis Presley's Memphis home, Graceland, soon will be taking up permanent residence in the late King of Rock 'n' Roll's home aw

Whitesnake Paying Tribute to Deep Purple on Upcoming Studio Album; Announces Nor


Frontiers Records SrlWhitesnake pays homage to Deep Purple on a brand-new studio album titled, The Purple Album, which will be released on May 19.  The project features new versions of songs singer David Coverdale recorded with Deep Purple's Mark 3 a

Watch Teaser Trailer for New Brian Wilson Biopic, "Love & Mercy"


Credit: Francois DuhamelThe upcoming Brian Wilson biopic, Love & Mercy, is slated to get its U.S. premiere on March 15 at the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas, but you can get a first look at the movie now by checking out a new teaser

Tickets for Stephen Stills' Light Up the Blues Autism Benefit Concert Go On Sale


Image Courtesy of Jensen CommunicationsOfficial details have been announced for Stephen Stills' third annual Light Up the Blues benefit concert, which is scheduled to take place April 25 at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.  Tickets f

Paul McCartney's Childhood Home Sells at Auction for About $231K


Image Courtesy of Countrywide Property AuctionsA house in Liverpool, England, where Paul McCartney spent some of his early childhood was sold at an auction on Thursday for 150,000 pounds, or about $231,000.  The auction was hosted by the city's famou

Madonna Found Out Through Instagram that She'd Been Hacked, Says It Was "Pandemo


Interscope RecordsImagine being hacked, and then finding out about it on Instagram. That’s exactly what happened to Madonna in December. Dozens of demos she had recorded for her album Rebel Heart were leaked online, and the pop icon tells Time her I

The U2 Joshua Tree Has Been Vandalized


Image Courtesy of Island RecordsThe famous Joshua tree in California's Mojave Desert that was immortalized on the cover of U2's 1987 album The Joshua Tree has been vandalized.  On the U2 fan forum atU2.com, user Hwy 190 writes that someone had hacked

The Moody Blues' John Lodge Releasing New Solo Album, "10,000 Light Years Ago,"


Esoteric AntennaMoody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge will release his second solo album, 10,000 Light Years Ago, on May 5, more than 38 years after his first solo effort, Natural Avenue, hit stores.  The new collection features eight original tunes

Joey Kramer Says New "Aerosmith Rocks Donington" Concert Film Is "a Real Good Re


Image Courtesy of Fathom EventsThe big night is upon us, Aerosmith fans. The one-night-only screening of the band's new concert film Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014 will take place tonight in hundreds of theaters across the U.S.The movie captures Aerosmit

Styx and 2014 Tour Mate Don Felder to Be Featured in AXS TV Concert Specials Pre


Rick Diamond/Getty Images for StyxStyx and ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder will star in back-to-back concert specials that were recorded on the same night last year during the Soundtrack of Summer package tour and will premiere on the AXS TV high-def mus

Bee Gees' Classic Disco-Era Recordings Featured in New Box Set


RepriseA new box set gathering together the recordings The Bee Gees made during the height of their fame and commercial success will be released on March 24. Bee Gees: 1974-1979 is a five-CD collection featuring the four studio albums the sibling gr

The Turtles, Micky Dolenz and More Taking Part in Inaugural Flower Power Cruise


StarVista LIVEA new music-themed cruise celebrating the music of the late 1960s will groove its way through the Caribbean next year.  The inaugural Flower Power Cruise will feature performances by The Turtles, The Monkees' Micky Dolenz, Herman's He

Led Zeppelin's "Physical Graffiti" Reissue Hits Stores Today


Atlantic/ Swan SongThe latest installment of Led Zeppelin's reissue campaign, the remastered and expanded versions of the band's sixth studio album, 1975's Physical Graffiti, hits stores today.  Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, who's been overseei

Olivia Newton-John Releasing Live Album Documenting Her "Summer Nights" Las Vega


Image Courtesy of Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John will release a new two-CD live album next month featuring performances from her hit-packed Las Vegas show, which opened last April at the Donny & Marie Showroom at the Flamingo hotel and casino.&n

Glen Campbell Documentary, "I'll Be Me," to Premiere on CNN in June


PCH FilmsThe acclaimed documentary Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me is set to get its television premiere on CNN in June.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, the cable network recently secured U.S. broadcast rights to the film, which focuses on Campbell

Paul McCartney Takes Home Top Prize at 2015 Pollstar Concert Industry Awards


Credit: MJ KimPaul McCartney will have to clear yet more space on his mantel.  The former Beatles member received the top honor at the 26th annual Pollstar Concert Industry Awards, held Saturday at the famed Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.  McC
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