Monthly Archives: January 2018

Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, David Bowie recordings inducted into Grammy Hall of Fame

London RecordsA number of classic songs and albums are among the 2018 class of Grammy Hall of Fame inductees, including recordings by The Rolling Stones, Aerosmith and David Bowie.

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David Byrne announces world tour in support of “American Utopia” album

Artwork by Steve PowersA week after announcing his new album, American Utopia, as well as a handful of shows, David Byrne has revealed dates for an extensive 2018 world tour in support

Hear a previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix track, “Mannish Boy”

Experience Hendrix/Legacy RecordingsMore than 37 years after Jimi Hendrix's death, music fans continue to be blessed with previously unreleased tracks from the guitar legend. The latest unearthed gem is "Mannish

U2 pays tribute to Dolores O’Riordan: “Limerick’s ‘Bel Canto'”

Frank Hoensch/RedfernsU2 has paid tribute to fellow Irish musician Dolores O'Riordan, who died suddenly on Monday. The band posted a photo of Bono alongside O'Riordan and the rest of The Cranberries on

Watch “Darkest Hour” director lead 450 actors in sing-along of Beatles’ “Hey Jude”

Focus Features/Working Title FilmsThe new movie Darkest Hour is getting a lot of award buzz these days, with star Gary Oldman recently winning the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Motion

Ishpeming Hematites Girls basketball defeat the L’Anse Purple Hornets 81-47

Ishpeming, MI – January 15th, 2018 – The Ishpeming Hematites Girls High School Basketball team took on the L’Anse Purple Hornets this evening taking victory with a final score of 81-47. The

Foo Fighters nominated for 2018 Brit Awards

Credit: Brantley GutierrezFoo Fighters have been nominated for the 2018 Brit Awards, the British equivalent of the Grammys.

Dave Grohl and company are up for the International Group award, as are The Killers,

Kinks guitarist Dave Davies: Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan recently “seemed happy and well”

Bobby Bank/Getty ImagesFollowing the tragic news that Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan suddenly passed away at the age of 46 on Monday, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies reveals that she "seemed happy and well"

Dickey Betts returning to stage for 2018 Peach Music Festival

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Webster PRThe initial lineup for the 2018 Peach Music Festival has been revealed, and a who's who of favorite jam bands will be headlining the bill.

Eric Clapton says he’s ashamed of his “semi-racist” past, as depicted in new documentary

David M. Benett/Dave Benett/WireImageEric Clapton has enjoyed a legendary music career, but the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is not proud of some moments in his life, including what

Surviving Motorhead members plan to honor Lemmy Kilmister with tribute shows

Samir Hussein/Redferns via Getty ImagesIt's been two years since Lemmy Kilmister passed away, but the legendary Motorhead frontman's legacy continues to have a major impact on the hard rock and metal universe.


And Then There Was “Five”: Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks releasing new orchestral album in February

BMGFounding Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks continues his exploration of orchestral music on his latest solo album, Five, which will be released in the U.S. on February 23. The five-track collection

New Ringo Starr photography exhibit featuring previously unseen pics opening next month in the UK

Credit: Rob ShanahanA new exhibition featuring the photography of the recently knighted Ringo Starr, including archival images appearing in the ex-Beatles drummer's 2013 book Photograph, will open next month at Genesis House,

Joe Satriani releases new solo album, “What Happens Next,” featuring Chad Smith, Glenn Hughes

Sony/Legacy RecordingsJoe Satriani's 16th solo album, What Happens Next, hit stores today. The guitar virtuoso recorded the instrumental collection as a power trio with ex-Deep Purple bassist Glenn Hughes and Red Hot

“Proud Mary” film’s producers respond to John Fogerty’s complaint over the use of his famous song’s title

ABC/Paul HebertOn Thursday, John Fogerty posted a message online revealing that he was upset that the name of his classic Creedence Clearwater Revival song "Proud Mary" was being used as the title

The Ishpeming Hematites are at Westwood for Boys Basketball tonight

Ishpeming, Mi – January 12th, 2018 – The Ishpeming Hematites boys basketball team are away tonight, playing against the Westwood Patriots. Join Mike on WRUP 98.3 for the Pre-game Show around 7:00

The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper entering “Guinness World Records” book thanks to UK chart achievement

Parlophone/Capitol Records/UMeThe Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band has made its mark on the music world in many ways, and now the influential 1967 album will be heading into the Guinness

Billy Joel hosts reunion of Foreigner’s Mick Jones and Lou Gramm at Madison Square Garden concert

Credit: Myrna SuarezBilly Joel is known for inviting famous musicians onstage hits during his monthly residency at New York's Madison Square Garden, and on Thursday, the Piano Man treated fans