Category Archives: Entertainment

Ishpeming Hematites Girls Basketball team defeat the Manistique Emeralds 57-26

Manistique, MI – January 19th, 2018 – The Ishpeming Girls High School Basketball Sports team took on the Manistique Emeralds tonight dominating the game with a final score of 57-26. The Ishpeming

Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose, his family reveals

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicTom Petty's family has revealed that the rock legend died of an accidental drug overdose. A joint statement from Tom's widow Dana and daughter Adria posted on his official website and

Billy Joel adds stadium dates in Kansas City and Philadelphia; will receive honorary Phillies contract

Credit: Kevin MazurShortly after announcing his 100th career show at New York's Madison Square Garden, Billy Joel has now added two stadium dates to his tour schedule.

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Megadeth’s David Ellefson on “The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal” doc & why Lars Ulrich is the “Steve Jobs of thrash metal”

MetalRock Films While California's Bay Area is considered to be the epicenter of thrash metal, bands including Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer actually got their start further down the coast in Los Angeles.

Eagles settle trademark-infringement lawsuit with Mexican inn called the Hotel California

Rhino EntertainmentThe Eagles have settled a trademark-infringement lawsuit they launched last year against a hotel in Todos Santos, Mexico, called the Hotel California, Billboard reports. The hotel, of course

Guitarist Alex Lifeson says Rush is “basically done”

Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesWhile the future of Rush has been in question for the past couple years, Alex Lifeson has pretty much put the proverbial final nail in the band's coffin. In a

REO Speedwagon postpones January and February concerts due to Kevin Cronin health issue

Credit: Randee St. NicholasREO Speedwagon has postponed all of its concerts scheduled this month and in February because frontman Kevin Cronin needs to undergo an unspecified medical procedure.

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The Cars’ Elliot Easton, Micky Dolenz join L.A.-area Buffalo Springfield tribute concert

Design by Steve StanleyAn expanded lineup has been unveiled for the previously announced Buffalo Springfield tribute show featuring an appearance by original band member Richie Furay that's scheduled for Saturday, February 17,

Tommy Lee says Netflix Motley Crue biopic starts shooting next month

Steve Jennings/WireImageOn Thursday, Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee tweeted an update on the film adaptation of the group's biography, The Dirt - Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band.

He wrote,

Massive Def Leppard/Journey tour is a go

Brian Rasic/WireImage; Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagicThat rumored Def Leppard/Journey co-headlining tour is on.

Def Leppard announced the tour late Thursday night. The 58-city, North American, stadium and arena trek

New season of AXS TV’s “The Big Interview” to feature Robert Plant, Doors members, John Mellencamp & more

Courtesy of AXS TVDan Rather will be chatting with a whole lotta music stars on the sixth season of his AXS TV series The Big Interview -- including Led Zeppelin singer Robert

Joe Perry’s L.A.-area album-release show featured surprise appearances by Slash, Johnny Depp

Credit: Alex HugganJoe Perry's new solo album, Sweetzerland Manifesto, gets released Friday. Perry celebrated the album's arrival with a star-studded concert this past Tuesday at the Roxy Theatre in West

Billy Joel schedules 100th lifetime performance at Madison Square Garden

Credit: Kevin MazurSince January of 2014, Billy Joel has played one show per month at New York's famed Madison Square Garden, earning him the record for most performances ever at

Watch Krist Novoselic in a clip from the final season of “Portlandia”

ABC RadioThe final season of the sketch show Portlandia -- created by and starring former Saturday Night Live cast member Fred Armisen and Sleater-Kinnney guitarist Carrie Brownstein -- premieres tonight. Nirvana bassist

Watch politically charged new animated video for U2’s “Get Out of Your Own Way”

Courtesy of Broken Fingaz CrewA provocative video for the new U2 song "Get Out of Your Own Way" has premiered on the band's official VEVO YouTube channel.

The animated clip was directed and

Deluxe reissue of 2002 George Harrison tribute concert being released to mark Harrison’s 75th birthday

Concord GroupFebruary 25 marks what would have been George Harrison's 75th birthday, and in commemoration of the milestone, special reissues of the all-star 2002 tribute concert honoring George held at

New Moody Blues biography, “Long Distance Voyagers,” available now

Jacobs Brown PressA new tome being touted as the first "proper book" about 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees The Moody Blues has just been published.

Long Distance Voyagers: The Story

Dead & Company reveals US summer tour dates

Danny ClinchIf you're a Dead & Company fan, your summer plans are already all sorted. They've just announced a 24-date U.S. tour kicking off the end of May and