Daily Archives: August 8, 2017

Flea, Michael Stipe, Patti Smith to play Pathway to Paris climate change awareness concert

Courtesy of Pathway to ParisRed Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, ex-R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe, and Patti Smith will perform at this year's Pathway to Paris concert, an event held to raise

Rock’n Us: Steve Miller Band releasing career-spanning compilation next month

Capitol/UMeThe Steve Miller Band will release a career-spanning compilation on September 15 called Ultimate Hits that will be available as both a single CD and a deluxe two-disc set. Frontman Steve Miller

Watch James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” at SF Giants’ annual Metallica Night

ABC/Randy HolmesThe San Francisco Giants held their fifth annual Metallica Night on Monday at AT&T Park, and frontman James Hetfield and guitarist Kirk Hammett were there to kick off the festivities with

“Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” film starring Frampton, The Bee Gees getting Blu-ray release

Shout! FactoryThe Beatles recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band with deluxe reissues of the influential 1967 album. Now, September 26 sees the Blu-ray disc release

John Lennon letter criticizing ex-wife Cynthia over 1976 interview comments on the auction block

Cynthia and John Lennon in 1967 (Express/Express/Getty Images)A letter written by John Lennon in 1976 responding to comments his ex-wife, Cynthia, made about their relationship in an interview with a British women's

Gary Rossington’s heart issues force Lynyrd Skynyrd to cancel two shows; band to headline new Flambeau fest

Credit: Clay Patrick McBrideFounding Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington underwent a procedure this past Friday to treat blocked arteries to his heart, forcing the band to cancel a concert last week