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Original Woodstock promoter says there are “definite plans” for a 50th anniversary festival in 2019

GAB Archive/RedfernsWith the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival scheduled for August of 2019, one of the historic concert event's organizers, Michael Lang, says a new fest commemorating the milestone is

Watch Metallica play “All Within My Hands” acoustically at benefit concert

ABC/Randy HolmesEarlier this month, Metallica played a rare acoustic concert to raise money for the band's All Within My Hands charity organization. If you missed it, the metal legends have

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry is home from the hospital and “doing well” following recent health incident in NYC

Credit: Ross HalfinJoe Perry is making progress after landing in the hospital due to a health issue he experienced last Saturday backstage at New York City's Madison Square Garden following

Red Hot Chili Peppers announce first tour dates of 2019

Credit: Steve Keros

Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced their first tour dates of 2019. The Los Angeles rockers will launch a tour of Australia and New Zealand starting in February.

The trek,

To be an American: Billy Idol gets sworn in as US citizen

PRNewsFoto/Palms Casino ResortWednesday was a nice day for Billy Idol, who was sworn in as an American citizen at a ceremony held in Los Angeles.

Photos of the British-born punk rocker at the

Watch emotional video for posthumous Chris Cornell song “When Bad Does Good”

ABC/Randy HolmesThe video for the posthumous Chris Cornell solo single "When Bad Does Good" is out now.

The clip, streaming now on YouTube, stars the late Soundgarden frontman's 12-year-old son Christopher as he

How Metallica’s “…And Justice for All” tour influenced the direction of “The Black Album”

ABC/Randy HolmesEarlier this month, Metallica released a deluxe reissue of their 1988 opus ...And Justice for All. In an interview with Rolling Stone, drummer Lars Urlich reflects on the band's Damaged Justice

Today is the greatest: Smashing Pumpkins reunion album “Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1” is out now

Credit: Linda StrawberryThe new Smashing Pumpkins album Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1/LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun., the band's first to feature original members Billy Corgan, James Iha and

Expanded edition of 1995 Rolling Stones concert video, “Voodoo Lounge Uncut,” arrives today

Eagle Rock EntertainmentThe expanded and remastered reissue of The Rolling Stones' 1995 concert video Voodoo Lounge Live -- which features footage from a November 1994 show in the Miami area -- gets

Soundgarden’s Kim Thayil doesn’t “see the dignity” in continuing band without Chris Cornell

Credit: Michael LavineSoundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil has once again downplayed the idea that the grunge legends could continue following the death of Chris Cornell last year.

"It's not likely that we could ever

Rolling Stones post video hinting at North American tour; band’s logo spotted in various U.S. cities

Credit: Dave HoganMore hints that The Rolling Stones are planning to announce a major North American tour have popped up online and at locations across the continent.

First off, the band's official Facebook

Bono returning to ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” for fourth annual (RED) benefit show

ABC/Adam TaylorBono will return to ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! for the show's fourth annual (RED) benefit episode, airing Monday, November 19.

The U2 frontman, who co-founded (RED) in 2006, will join host Jimmy

John Lennon’s killer says he feels “more and more shame” about the murder

Courtesy of Wende Correctional FacilityJohn Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, was denied parole for a 10th time this past August, and now a transcript of the murderer's latest parole hearing

The Boy & The Piano: Elton John featured in UK’s most prestigious Christmas ad campaign

Matt Baron/ShutterstockEach year, the British department store chain John Lewis releases a splashy Christmas ad, usually featuring a cover version of a beloved pop hit. The ad is highly

They’re Bad, They’re Europe-wide: ZZ Top to launch 50th anniversary European tour in June

Credit: Ross HalfinWith 2019 marking the 50th anniversary of ZZ Top's formation, the Texas blues-rock trio has announced plans to launch an extensive European tour this summer in celebration of

Santana announces dates for 2019 Global Consciousness Tour

Credit: Marylene EytierCarlos Santana and his band will launch a 2019 North American leg of its Global Consciousness Tour with a series of March and April shows in Mexico and the U.S.


Good to the Bone: George Thorogood and the Destroyers launch 2018 holiday charity campaign

Credit: Mitchell GlotzerGeorge Thorogood and the Destroyers have launched the third annual edition of its "Who Do You Love?" holiday charity social media campaign, which seeks to raise funds for

U2 wins Top Boxscore honor at 2018 “Billboard” Live Music Awards

Credit: Danny NorthU2 was among the winners at the 2018 Billboard Live Music Awards ceremony, held Tuesday night in Beverly Hills, California. The Irish rockers received the Top Boxscore award --