Daily Archives: May 22, 2017

Watch first-ever official videos for three classic Elton John songs, which premiered today

ABC/Randy HolmesThe recently chosen winning videos of Elton John's global competition The Cut, which invited people to create official clips for three of the pop-rock legend's classic hits -- "Tiny Dancer," "Rocket

Roger Waters premieres video for melancholy new song, “The Last Refugee”

Credit: Sean Evans

A video for a new Roger Waters song titled "The Last Refugee," from his upcoming solo album Is This the Life We Really Want?, has premiered on the ex-Pink Floyd

Historic Santana and Police drum sets fetch big bucks at memorabilia auction

Courtesy of Julien's AuctionsA pair of drum kits belonging, respectively, to Santana's Michael Shrieve and The Police's Stewart Copeland were among the priciest items sold at a music memorabilia auction held

Roger Waters debuts new songs, mocks Trump at Us + Them Tour rehearsal show

ABC RadioRoger Waters gave about a thousand "friends and family" members a preview of his Us + Them Tour on Sunday at Meadowlands Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey. At the invitation-only

Metallica, Imagine Dragons, Mike McCready & more pay tribute to Chris Cornell

ABC/Randy HolmesThis past weekend, artists throughout the music world paid tribute to Chris Cornell, who died last week at the age of 52.

Robert Trujillo played a snippet of Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun"

Talking Heads approve of new Selena Gomez single that samples their classic song

Kevin Mazur/WireImage; Image Group LA/ABCIf the pulsing bass line featured in pop star Selena Gomez's new single "Bad Liar" sounds familiar, that's because it's taken directly from the influential new-wave group Talking

Funeral for Chris Cornell to be held Friday

ABC/Randy HolmesLate Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell will be laid to rest Friday at a private ceremony in Los Angeles, his attorney told Variety on Sunday.

Cornell will be buried at the Hollywood

Former Foreigner/King Crimson member Ian McDonald’s new band, Honey West, releases debut album

Readout RecordsEx-Foreigner/King Crimson multi-instrumentalist Ian McDonald latest musical project is Honey West, which has just released its debut album, Bad Old World.

For McDonald, getting involved in the new band was as