Monthly Archives: August 2018

Ishpeming Hematites Defeat Lake Linden – Hubbell 38-12

Ishpeming, MI – August 31, 2018 -The Ishpeming Hematites won their second game of the 2018 season on Friday night, defeating the Lake Linden – Hubbell Lakes by a score of 38-12. 

Aretha Franklin’s nine-hour Celebration of Life service: Music, laughter and tears

ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty ImagesAretha Franklin's life was celebrated Friday in Detroit during a service that went on for a whopping nine hours, and featured star-studded musical performances, family, friends, distinguished

Bradley Cooper’s directorial style for “A Star Is Born” was inspired by…Metallica?

ABC/Randy HolmesIn Bradley Cooper's upcoming directorial debut A Star Is Born, the Hangover actor plays an aging musician named Jackson Maine, who takes a rising star named Ally, played by pop star

Some voice to love: Freddie Mercury’s powerful vocals showcased in new Amazon Music ad

Neal Preston/©Queen Productions Ltd.A new Amazon Music commercial -- part of the company's "A Voice Is All You Need" campaign -- features the voice of Freddie Mercury, as well as an animated

Metallica teases “…And Justice for All” deluxe reissue

Blackened Recordings Metallica's ongoing deluxe reissue campaign will continue with a new box set for 1988's ...And Justice for All.

The metal legends tweeted a video of the upcoming collection being put together

Report: Neil Young and Daryl Hannah’s top-secret wedding was attended by Joni Mitchell, Stephen Stills

Agostino Fabio/GC ImagesMultiple sources seemed to confirm that Neil Young married his girlfriend, actress Daryl Hannah, last weekend, and now the New York Post's Page Six gossip section has unveiled new details

50th anniversary reissues of The Band’s debut album, “Music from Big Pink,” hit stores today

Capitol/UMeThe 50th anniversary reissue of The Band's debut album, Music from Big Pink, arrives today. The release is available in various configurations, including a single CD, a two-LP set, a

Watch Alice in Chains rock “Rooster” with The Doors’ Robby Krieger in Los Angeles

Credit: Scott Dachroeden Alice in Chains welcomed a special guest during their show in Los Angeles Wednesday night. The grunge icons were joined by Robby Krieger of The Doors for a performance

Paul McCartney announces first U.S. dates for Freshen Up tour

© MPL Communications Ltd // Photographer: MJ KimAhead of the September 7 release of his latest album, Egypt Station, Paul McCartney has announced the first U.S. dates of his Freshen Up tour.


Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason pleased his ’80s solo projects are available again via new “Unattended Luggage” box set

Rhino/ParlophoneUnattended Luggage, a box set that gathers together three of Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason's 1980s solo projects, hits stores today. The limited-edition collection features Mason's 1981 solo debut, Fictitious Sports, plus

As we say farewell to Aretha Franklin, Bryan Adams recalls writing a song for the Queen of Soul

Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagicIn his decades-long career, Bryan Adams has sung with legends like Barbra Streisand, Tina Turner, Rod Stewart, Sting and Bonnie Raitt, but he's also written songs for many big names, from

Steven Tyler’s cover of The Rolling Stones’ “Brown Sugar” to appear on new Muscle Shoals tribute album

BMGA few weeks back, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler revealed that he'd recorded a new version of the Rolling Stones classic "Brown Sugar" with Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt at the historic FAME Studios in

Grateful Dead documentary “Long Strange Trip” to be released on DVD, Blu-ray in November

RhinoThe expansive Grateful Dead documentary Long Strange Trip: The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead, which aired as a six-part series on Amazon Prime in 2017, will be released on DVD and

Don’t go breaking my fast: Elton John stars in new Snickers ad

PRNewsfoto/Mars, IncorporatedYou're not you when you're hungry...but sometimes, you're Elton John.

The rock legend stars in a new ad for Snickers candy bars, playing off its popular "You're not you when

Report: Neil Young marries Daryl Hannah in California

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSWNeil Young has reportedly married his girlfriend of four years, activist/actress Daryl Hannah, in California this past weekend.

Young, 72, and the Kill Bill and Sense8 star, 57, reportedly

Billy Gibbons, Todd Rundgren among stars featured on William Shatner’s first-ever Christmas album

Cleopatra RecordsWe know Captain Kirk can pilot a starship, but how about a sleigh? William Shatner is set to release his first-ever Christmas album this fall, Shatner Claus, a 14-track collection of

Jorma Kaukonen says he shares stories that “touched me profoundly” in his new memoir, “Been So Long”

St. Martin's PressFounding Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna guitarist Jorma Kaukonen's just-released memoir, Been So Long: My Life and Music, offers a candid and emotional look at his life.

The book finds

Dire Straits spinoff band DSL Dire Straits Legacy to launch first US tour in September

Courtesy of Forward StudiosDSL Dire Straits Legacy, a Dire Straits tribute group featuring various musicians who recorded and/or toured with the famous U.K. band, will launch its first tour of the