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Break Out the Flannel: Deluxe 25th Anniversary “Singles” Soundtrack Due in May

Epic Soundtrax/Legacy RecordingsAn expanded, remastered edition of the soundtrack to the 1992 film Singles will be released on May 19 in honor of its 25th anniversary. The original album features songs by

AXS TV Airing Gregg Allman Tribute Concert This Week in Honor of Late Allman Brothers Drummer Butch Trucks

Courtesy of AXS TVIn tribute to late Allman Brothers Band drummer Butch Trucks, AXS TV will air three encore screenings of the star-studded concert special All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs &

Metallica’s Next Album Won’t Take Eight Years, Says James Hetfield

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica's 10th studio album, Self-Destruct, finally arrived last year, a long eight years after the band's prior effort, Death Magnetic, was released in 2008. According to frontman James Hetfield, the

The Crazy World of Arthur Brown Set to Launch First US Tour Since 1969 Next Month

Jules Annan / Barcroft Media via Getty ImagesThe "God of Hellfire" himself, Arthur Brown, will be bringing his band The Crazy World of Arthur Brown across the pond next month for its

Queen + Adam Lambert Return to Rock North America This Summer

Neal PrestonThey will, they will rock us. Queen + Adam Lambert are teaming up again for a major summer tour of North America.

The American Idol star and the legendary British rockers

Punk Legend Steve Jones Tells His Side of Sex Pistols Story in His Candid New Memoir, “Lonely Boy”

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2017 marks the 40th anniversary of The Sex Pistols' only studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks. Coinciding with the milestone, the influential punk band's guitarist, Steve Jones, has just

It’s Over Now: Janis Joplin Biopic Starring Amy Adams Has Been Shelved

Terry O'Neill/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesA long-planned Janis Joplin biopic that was to have starred Amy Adams and been directed by Dallas Buyers Club and Wild director Jean-Marc Vallee has been shelved. Vallee, who

It’s a Draft House: Anthrax Announces Signature Craft Beer

Credit: Jimmy HubbardAnthrax is diving into the world of craft beer. The New York City thrashers have teamed up with the Butternuts brewery to create their own signature beer, called

2016 Classic Rock Awards Special, Featuring Jimmy Page, Joe Perry and More Stars, to Air Next Month on AXS TV

Michiko Yamamoto/AXS TVThe 2016 edition of the annual Classic Rock Awards took place this past November in Tokyo, and now music fans will be able to check out highlights from

Allman Brothers Band Members Pay Tribute to Butch Trucks

Larry Hulst/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesThis morning, the sad news broke that founding Allman Brother Band drummer Butch Trucks had died Tuesday night at the age of 69. Now, some of Trucks' former

Expanded 30th Anniversary Reissue of Fleetwood Mac’s “Tango in the Night” Due in March

Warner Bros. RecordsIn recent years, Fleetwood Mac has released expanded versions of its classic albums Rumours, Tusk and Mirage, and now you can add Tango in the Night to that list. A

Allman Brothers Band Drummer Butch Trucks Dead at 69

Taylor Hill/FilmMagicButch Trucks, a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, had died, according to the band's spokesperson. He was 69.

Trucks passed away Tuesday night, January 24 in West Palm Beach,

Sting Says It’s “Pretty Easy” to Sing on the Oscars

Credit: Eric Ryan AndersonSting received his fourth Oscar nomination on Tuesday for "The Empty Chair," a song from the documentary Jim: The James Foley Story. And while most artists might be intimidated

Live Ways: Santana Announces US Dates for Its 2017 Transmogrify Tour

Credit: Erik KabikSantana has begun lining up dates for the summer U.S. leg of its 2017 trek, which has been dubbed the Transmogrify Tour. The veteran rockers have confirmed 12

Heart’s Nancy Wilson and Hew New Side Project Roadcase Royale “Get Loud” with Debut Song

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The first song by Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson's new side project with former Prince collaborator Liv Warfield, Roadcase Royale, has debuted online at the band's just-launched official website and SoundCloud

Bob Weir Announces New Series of Solo US Concerts

Credit: Jay BlakesbergBefore he hits the road with Dead and Company this May, founding Grateful Dead member Bob Weir will be truckin' solo. The singer/guitarist has announced five new solo dates in

So Let It Be Done: James Hetfield Biography Due in April

ABC/Randy HolmesThe story of James Hetfield's life will be told in So Let It Be Written, a biography about the Metallica frontman. The book, which was written by author Mark Eglinton, is

Drum Kit Played on The Beatles’ Debut Single, “Love Me Do,” Being Auctioned Again

Courtesy of Nate D. Sanders AuctionsLast June, the Ludwig drum kit used in the recording of The Beatles' first single "Love Me Do" in September 1962 went on the auction block,