Daily Archives: May 20, 2014

The Doors’ Manzarek, Krieger and Densmore Featured on New Album by Poet Michael C Ford

Hen House StudiosRay Manzarek died a year ago today, but before the famed Doors keyboardist left us, he worked on one more project with his old band mates Robby Krieger and John

Dallas Cowboys Owner Says Jon Bon Jovi Is an “Outstanding” Candidate to Own Buffalo Bills

Courtesy AEG LiveRumors have been flying that Jon Bon Jovi is part of a group that hopes to purchase the Buffalo Bills football team. Now, one of the NFL's

R.E.M.’s Complete Music Catalog Is Now Mastered for iTunes

Warner Bros. Records/Cass BirdNew adventures in hi-fi for R.E.M. fans: The band has announced that its entire catalog -- from both its I.R.S. and Warner Brothers recording eras -- have been mastered

Bon Jovi to Release Remastered Editions of “New Jersey” as Part of 30th Anniversary Reissue Campaign

Island/UMeHot on the heels of winning the Top Touring Artist honor at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, Bon Jovi has announced that it will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year with

“X-Men: Days of Future Past” Hits Thomas Theatres’ Marquette Cinema This Thursday!

MARQUETTE, MI – 5/20/2014 – Be sure to catch “X-Men: Days of Future Past” this coming Friday at Marquette Cinemas!  There will, of course, be a special viewing at 10pm on Thursday (May

Pink Floyd to Release 20th Anniversary Edition of “The Division Bell”

Warner MusicPink Floyd has been dropping hints, and now it's official: the band will release a 20th anniversary edition of The Division Bell next month. The 1994 album -- the last official

Yes Unveils Cover Art, Track List for Upcoming Studio Album, “Heaven & Earth”

Frontiers RecordsYes has revealed the cover art and track listing for its forthcoming studio album, Heaven & Earth, which is scheduled to be released on July 8 in the

Yes Unveils Cover Art, Track List for Upcoming Studio Album, “Heaven & Earth”

Frontiers RecordsYes has revealed the cover art and track listing for its forthcoming studio album, Heaven & Earth, which is scheduled to be released on July 8 in the

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Announce New Album, Tour

Image credit: Mary Ellen MatthewsTom Petty & the Heartbreakers will return July 29 with their first new studio album in four years. It's called Hypnotic Eye, and if

Led Zeppelin Accused of Stealing Opening to “Stairway to Heaven”

Image credit: Soren Solkaer StarbirdLed Zeppelin may soon be facing a legal challenge over a claim that the opening of the band's signature song, "Stairway to Heaven," was stolen from

Roy Orbison’s Son Alex Says “It Was a Blast” Working on Deluxe “Mystery Girl” Reissues and Documentary

Legacy RecordingsExpanded versions of Roy Orbison's final studio album, Mystery Girl, arrive in stores today. The deluxe edition of the reissue, which marks the 25th anniversary of the star-studded

Pink Floyd Hints That 20th Anniversary Reissue of “The Division Bell” Is Coming; Debuts New “Marooned” Video

EMIPink Floyd has been dropping hints on its social media websites and official site that it's apparently preparing to release a 20th anniversary of its last studio album, 1994's The

Gene Aho of Marquette Wins Free Lunch for Liking WRUP on Facebook!

Marquette, Michigan 5/20/2014 – Gene Aho of Marquette Wins Free Lunch for Liking WRUP on Facebook!

Paul McCartney Cancels Entire Japan Tour Due to Illness, Doctors Order “Complete Rest”

Image credit: MJ KimIllness has forced Paul McCartney to cancel his entire Japan tour. The former Beatle was scheduled to perform four concerts in total. Two shows this past