Daily Archives: July 22, 2014

Brian Wilson Biopic to Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival in September

Walt Disney Records/Universal MusicLove & Mercy, the upcoming biopic focusing on troubled Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, will be among the movies that will get their world premieres at

Joe Perry Honors Slash at Inaugural “Alternative Press” Music Awards; Joan Jett, Billy Corgan Also Among Winners

Graham Fielder/Alternative PressAerosmith's Joe Perry made a surprise appearance at the inaugural Alternative Press Music Awards on Monday at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, where

Tree Planted in L.A. Park in Honor of Late Beatle George Harrison Eaten by Beetles

Jean-Marie Perier/UMeA pine tree that was planted in Los Angeles' Griffith Park in 2004 in memory of late Beatles guitarist George Harrison has met an ironic fate. L.A. Councilman Tom LaBonge

Krist Novoselic Defends Eddie Vedder, Echoes Anti-War Sentiments

Image Courtesy of Jeffrey R. Staab/CBSKrist Novoselic has come to Eddie Vedder's defense after the Pearl Jam singer's recent anti-war comments stirred up some controversy.

In a post on his

Billy Joel to Receive the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song

LIbrary of CongressNot bad for a kid from Long Island. Billy Joel will be the next recipient of the prestigious Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The Library of Congress made

New Upstate New York Hotel Celebrates Bob Dylan and the Woodstock Festival

Image Courtesy of Hotel DylanA new hotel named after Bob Dylan opened last month in Woodstock, New York, that pays tribute to the musical history that emerged in and near

Yes’ Chris Squire Says Lead Singer Jon Davison Helped Freshen Band’s Whole Approach on New Album

Frontiers RecordsYes' latest studio album, Heaven & Earth, hits stores today. The record is the first to feature the band's new lead singer, Jon Davison, who officially joined the lineup in