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The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper” tops new list of the UK’s all-time favorite albums

Parlophone/Capitol Records/UMeThe Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band often appears at or near the top of lists of the greatest and most influential albums of all time. Now the

Steve Perry scores first-ever top 10 solo album on “Billboard” 200 with “Traces”

Fantasy RecordsSteve Perry makes his return to the upper reaches of the Billboard 200 chart thanks to his new solo album, Traces.

Traces, the former Journey frontman's third solo effort, enters the chart

Get “Lost”: Moody Blues preparing 50th anniversary reissues of “In Search of the Lost Chord” album

Polydor/Republic/UMeOver the last year or so, The Moody Blues have been celebrating the 50th anniversary of their 1967 symphonic concept album Days of Future Passed, but the veteran U.K. band is set

Watch 10-year old fan join Foo Fighters on stage for Metallica covers

Credit: Brantley GutierrezFoo Fighters got an unexpected assist from a 10-year-old fan named Collier during their show in Kansas City on Friday. Dave Grohl invited the young rocker on stage, who impressed

The Kinks’ Dave Davies says new ’70s solo compilation “Decade” was “quite a labor of love”

Green Amp Records/Red River EntertainmentKinks guitarist Dave Davies has dug into his archives to create the new compilation Decade, featuring unreleased solo recordings he made throughout the 1970s.

The 71-year-old Rock &

Fleetwood Mac responds to Lindsey Buckingham lawsuit, “looks forward to their day in court”

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Fleetwood Mac has issued a statement responding to the lawsuit that longtime singer/guitarist Lindsey Buckingham launched earlier this week, alleging that he was wrongfully ousted from the band.

A spokesman for

Kim Thayil downplays Soundgarden’s possible future: “I don’t think that’s anything we’d give reasonable consideration to at this point”

Credit: Michael LavineSoundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil has downplayed the idea of the grunge icons continuing after last year's death of Chris Cornell.

"No, I don't think that's anything we'd give reasonable consideration to

Dave Grohl on the anatomy of a hit and the “Rubik’s Cube” of songwriting

ABC/Fred WatkinsTo say that Foo Fighters have been successful is quite the understatement: What started out as a Dave Grohl solo project has turned into multi-million selling, world-conquering rock behemoth.

Billboard just named

The Sound of Simon: Paul Simon’s historic appearance on “Saturday Night Live” takes place this weekend

Rosalind O'Connor/NBCJust a reminder that Paul Simon will be performing on this weekend's Saturday Night Live, which airs on NBC at 11:30 p.m./10:30 p.m. CT. This will mark the ninth

Leppard-mania! Def Leppard releasing new hits compilation, Christmas song, vinyl singles box set & more

Mercury/UMeThis week, Def Leppard received its first-ever nomination for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. If that's not exciting enough for the band's fans, the British

Original handwritten lyrics for Elton John and Bernie Taupin’s “Your Song” to be auctioned off next month

Denise Truscello/WireImageFor the right amount of money, you could soon be the proud owner of the original handwritten lyrics to the Elton John and Bernie Taupin classic, "Your Song."

The lyrics -- scrawled

E Street Band members Max Weinberg and Garry Tallent to play Nashville charity show organized by Max’s son

Max & Jay Weinberg in 2012 (Charles Eshelman/FilmMagic)Two members of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, drummer Max Weinberg and bassist Garry Tallent, will take part in a charity covers concert on October

Wayne Kramer’s MC5 tribute band, MC50, to play Detroit concert on 50th anniversary of “Kick Out the Jams” recording

Credit: Chris McKayOctober 30 and 31, 1968, iconic proto-punk band MC5 recorded their legendary debut album Kick Out the Jams in their hometown of Detroit. Fifty years later, MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer

The Moody Blues’ John Lodge says he’ll feature tributes to Ray Thomas and Mike Pinder on solo tour

Courtesy of Rogers & CowanMoody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge kicks off a new U.S. solo tour tonight in Nashville in support of his 2017 concert CD and DVD Live from Birmingham --

Sting and Shaggy team up for “Miami Vice”-inspired video for their song “Gotta Get Back My Baby”

Credit: Martin KierszenbaumSting and Shaggy star in a Miami Vice-inspired video for their new collaborative tune "Gotta Get Back My Baby," which premiered Thursday on ETOnline.com.

"It's a funny, lighthearted video with a

Lindsey Buckingham is now suing Fleetwood Mac over his ouster from the band

Dia Dipasupil/Getty ImagesAfter telling Rolling Stone recently that he was fired from Fleetwood Mac because of conflicts Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham has now filed a lawsuit against the band, seeking compensation for

Mike Love, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter and Sam Moore join President Trump at White House for signing of the Music Modernization Act

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty ImagesThe Beach Boys' Mike Love, ex-Doobie Brothers guitarist Jeff "Skunk" Baxter and soul legend Sam Moore of Sam & Dave were among the well-known music artists who showed up at

The Velvet Underground Experience, a new immersive exhibit focusing on the band, now open in NYC

Courtesy of The Velvet Underground ExperienceThe Velvet Underground Experience, a multimedia exhibition focusing on the influential New York City band that was fronted by Lou Reed and also featured John Cale, opened