Monthly Archives: May 2017

Metallica are live in new “Now That We’re Dead” video

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica has premiered the video for their song "Now That We're Dead" and unlike the song's title, it's actually live.

The performance was filmed during the metal legends' concert in Mexico City

For a (Southern) rocker: Jackson Browne pays tribute to Gregg Allman

Rick Diamond/GABB14/Getty Images for Blackbird ProductionsJackson Browne's friendship with the late Gregg Allman dates back to the late 1960s, before Gregg and his brother Duane formed the Allman Brothers Band. Now, the

Country stars to pay tribute to Gregg Allman on CMT Music Awards next week

Credit: Danny ClinchThis year's CMT Music Awards ceremony will feature a musical salute to Allman Brothers Band frontman Gregg Allman, who died this past Saturday from complications from liver cancer at

Concert film capturing David Gilmour’s 2016 Pompeii performances coming to theaters this fall

Courtesy of Trafalger ReleasingA new concert film documenting David Gilmour's historic return to Pompeii, Italy, last summer will be screened for one night only in more than 2000 theaters across

Google Earth offering a virtual tour of historic Beatles sites in honor of “Sgt. Pepper” album’s 50th anniversary

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesIn celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band this week, the Google Earth geographical program has created a special virtual tour

Gregg Allman funeral set for Saturday in Macon, fans invited to line motorcade route

Joel Fried/Getty ImagesGregg Allman will be buried on Saturday in Macon, Georgia, and although the services will be private, the family is inviting fans to line the motorcade route between

Steven Van Zandt on “Sgt. Pepper”: “It’s just the greatest album of all time”

Debra L Rothenberg/Getty Images; Parlophone/Capitol Records/UMeThis week marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, which was officially released in the U.K. on June 1, 1967,

Greg Kihn Band releases “Rekihndled,” first album of new material in more than 20 years

Riot RecordsVeteran pop-rockers the Greg Kihn Band recently released their first new album of original tunes in 21 years, the aptly and cleverly titled Rekihndled. The new collection features 11 tracks, including

Ozzy Osbourne among headliners performing at 2017 Louder than Life festival

ABC/Randy HolmesOzzy Osbourne has signed on as one of the headliners for the 2017 edition of the hard-rocking Louder than Life festival, which is scheduled for September 30 and October

Foreigner musical set to premiere in Canada next year; band announces fall 2017 Canadian tour

Credit: Bill BernsteinWith Foreigner out on the road this year celebrating its 40th anniversary, comes word that a new jukebox musical showcasing the band's classic songs will premiere in 2018

Our hero: Foo Fighters keep playing after festival pulls the plug

ABC/Travis BellThe organizers of BottleRock Napa Valley festival learned an important lesson over the weekend: you can't stop the Foo.

Foo Fighters headlined the Napa, California festival on Sunday, but their set ended

Bob Seger’s 1994 “Greatest Hits” album, 1969 debut “Ramblin, Gamblin’ Man” to be reissued on vinyl this week

Capitol Records/UMeBob Seger's 1994 Greatest Hits collection has just been certified diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America for sales of 10 million copies in the U.S. In honor

Gregg Allman’s manager shares details of singer’s final days & final album

Ron Pownall/Getty ImagesMichael Lehman managed Gregg Allman's career from 2004 until the singer's death on Saturday due to complications from liver cancer, and he says Allman was involved in new

Beatles expert says his new “Sgt. Pepper” book looks at fans’ experiences with the influential album

498 Productions, LLCWith the 50th anniversary of the official U.K. release of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band taking place this Thursday, Beatles historian and author Bruce Spizer has just published a

Former Allman Brothers Band members pay tribute to Gregg Allman

Timothy Hiatt/Getty ImagesIn the wake of founding Allman Brothers Band frontman Gregg Allman's death on Saturday, many of his former band mates have posted tributes to the music icon on their social

Guns N’ Roses, Eddie Vedder honor Chris Cornell

ABC/Randy HolmesGuns N' Roses and Eddie Vedder both honored the late Chris Cornell in different ways during their respective shows over the weekend.

During GN'R's show in Slane Castle, Ireland on Saturday, Axl

Musicians & others react to Gregg Allman’s death


Rick Diamond/GABB14/Getty Images for Blackbird ProductionsIt didn't take long for the music world to react the Saturday's death of Gregg Allman, who died at age 69. Here are some of the

Founding Allman Brothers Band Singer Gregg Allman, Dead at 69

David Becker/WireImageGregg Allman, co-founding lead singer, keyboardist and one of the main songwriters of the legendary The Allman Brothers Band, has died at age 69.

A statement on Allman's official website reads, in