Daily Archives: December 27, 2017

The Year in Music 2017: The Boss on Broadway

Courtesy of Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen started 2017 by playing a series of shows with The E Street Band in Australia and New Zealand that brought to a close a lengthy world

U2, Guns N’ Roses & Metallica among 20 highest-grossing worldwide tours of 2017

ABC/Randy HolmesPollstar has unveiled its list of the 20 highest-grossing worldwide tours of 2017, and U2 tops the ranking. The Irish rockers took in a total of $316 million over 50 shows

Max Weinberg and Ace Frehley Join Entertainment Lineup for 2018 NHL Winter Classic

Courtesy of Max WeinbergThe temperature will be freezing but the music will be red hot at the 2018 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on New Year's Day, as the Buffalo Sabres

Elton John pops out for tea…in a $4665 Gucci cape

Joseph GuayElton John may be 70 years old, but he still knows how to make a fashion statement.

The Rocket Man posted a photo on Instagram of himself stepping out in Aspen, CO

The Year in Music 2017: Guns N’ Roses have the time of their life on Not in This Lifetime Tour

Katarina Benzova/Getty Images2016 saw founding Guns N' Roses members Slash and Duff McKagan rejoin the band for the Not in This Lifetime Tour, marking the first time the two rockers had

Pearl Jam’s original drummer featured on band’s annual holiday single

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicAt this year's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Pearl Jam reunited with their original drummer, Dave Krusen, who played on the band's breakthrough debut album Ten.

MTV Unplugged co-creator Jim Burns dies at 65 after being struck by taxi

Frank Micelotta/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesSad news to report: the co-creator of the iconic series MTV Unplugged has died at the age of 65.

Jim Burns was struck by a taxi as he was walking

U2’s Bono: “I think music has gotten very girly”

Jasper Juinen/Getty ImagesPop and hip-hop mostly dominate the airwaves nowadays, but Bono believes a rock revolution is coming. In a new interview with Rolling Stone, the U2 frontman says in order for

Listen to a choir tackle Foo Fighters’ “Come Alive” for charity

Credit: Brantley GutierrezThe U.K.-based Sweet Charity Choir has shared a rendition of the Foo Fighters song "Come Alive," which they recorded to raise awareness for Music Support UK, a suicide prevention

Paul McCartney reveals “very first record” he bought as a youth

MPL Communications Ltd/Photographer: MJ KimSo, which song had a profound influence on one of rock's most influential musicians? As part of the End the Silence charity campaign, Paul McCartney reveals that