Daily Archives: December 19, 2017

Tunes recorded by Pat Benatar, Stevie Nicks, Chris Cornell among 70 tracks eligible for Best Original Song Oscar in 2018

Larry Marano/Getty Images; Kristin BurnsTunes recorded by Pat Benatar, Stevie Nicks and the late Chris Cornell are among 70 compositions eligible to be nominated for Best Original Song at the 2018 Academy

Arts school in Long Island, NY, named after Billy Joel’s late mother

Credit: Kevin MazurBilly Joel's late mother, Rosalind, wasn't famous, but she did inspire some of his songs, including "Rosalinda's Eyes." Now, her memory will indirectly inspire a new

Bon Jovi keyboardist to premiere his original musical about Princess Diana

Bruce Glikas/FilmMagicIn a recent interview, Jon Bon Jovi said he'd considered the idea of a musical based on the group's songs. Well, while we're waiting for that, Bon Jovi keyboardist

Jimmy Page says unheard Led Zeppelin music will be released in 2018 in honor of band’s 50th anniversary

Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesJimmy Page has revealed that unreleased Led Zeppelin music will be made available next year in conjunction with the band's 50th anniversary. The news emerged during an interview with

Members of Toto, Supertramp to play with international collective ManDoki Soulmates in NYC next month

Courtesy of Red Rock Production Ex-Toto frontman Bobby Kimball, former Manfred Mann's Earth Band singer/guitarist Chris Thompson and Supertramp members John Helliwell and Mark Hart are among the musicians who will perform

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong selling personal guitars and amps

ABC/Heidi GutmanBillie Joe Armstrong is selling a variety of his own guitars and amps through the Green Day Garage Sale, hosted by online music gear marketplace Reverb.

Among the guitars he's selling is

Carrying on, waywardly: Kansas has upcoming US tour dates spread across the map and calendar

Credit: Michie TurpinKansas wrapped up its 2017 Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour this past Saturday, but the veteran prog-rock band will continue to carry on in the New Year. So far,