Category Archives: Entertainment

Elton John wins libel suit against British tabloid

Matt Baron/ShutterstockElton John has emerged victorious in a libel suit against a British tabloid.

According to the BBC, Elton, who has a long history of suing British tabloids and winning, said a report

Metallica’s “Black Album” notches history-making 500th week on “Billboard” 200

Blackened RecordingsMetallica's 1991 self-titled album, better known as The Black Album, has passed an impressive chart milestone that is certainly not sad but is definitely true. The record has now

Watch Farm Aid this weekend online

Farm Aid

Farm Aid 2018 is one day away -- the day-long festival is taking place in Hartford, Connecticut this Saturday, September 22. Tickets are sold out through official channels but

Steve Perry releases “We’re Still Here,” latest single from new ‘Traces’ album

Image credit: Myriam SantosSteve Perry's shared a treat to take us into the weekend. "We're Still Here," the latest song release from the former Journey frontman's forthcoming album, Traces, is out

Unreleased track “When Bad Does Good” signals album, box set release from Chris Cornell’s estate

The Chris Cornell Estate/UMeChris Cornell fans will soon be able to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman with a massive, extras-packed box set and a separate,

Bono serenades restaurant crowd while comforting crying child

Olaf HeineBono's voice has been called many things, but now we can add "soothing" to that list.

Last week, the members of U2 had just started playing a very intimate and unplugged

Earth, Wind & Fire’s “September” celebrates the 21st of September 40 years later

Photo by Ed Perlstein/Redferns/Getty ImagesDo you remember the 21st of September? Some fans certainly do.

Earth, Wind & Fire's "September" is expecting a boost in views on YouTube Friday -- the

Slash teams up with Epiphone for signature Firebird guitar; appears on “WTF” podcast

ABC/Randy HolmesSlash is known for playing a Gibson Les Paul, but the Guns N' Roses guitarist has teamed up with Epiphone to make a signature Firebird guitar.

"The Firebird design has always been

Bob Dylan’s “More Tracks, More Blood” spilling on November 2

ColumbiaThe 14th installment of Bob Dylan's ongoing Bootleg Series shall be released. This time, he's putting out outtakes and incidentals from the recording of the 1975 album Blood on the Tracks,

Paul McCartney’s “Egypt Station” hitting number one was no accident

Mary McCarthyIn case you missed the news, Paul McCartney's latest album, Egypt Station, bowed at number one on the Billboard 200 this week. McCartney took time out of his tour schedule this

Members of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam & more to perform at Will Ferrell-hosted benefit concert

Credit: Steve KerosRed Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith will be supporting his doppelganger Will Ferrell at the actor's upcoming Best Night of Your Life benefit show, held October 6 at the

Ahead of “American Treasure” release, Tom Petty’s wife and daughter debut previously unreleased track “Gainesville”

Shepard Fairey/RepriseAhead of next Friday's release of his posthumous box set An American Treasure, Tom Petty's daughter Adria Petty and his widow Dana Petty have just released "Gainesville," a previously unreleased track

Whole Lotta Live: Led Zeppelin may be planning streaming service for concert archives

Ian Dickson/RedfernsThere's some legal movement afoot in the Led Zeppelin camp: The band's biggest fan site reports that a streaming service is in the works that would provide fans with access

KISS announce upcoming End of the Road Farewell Tour on Wednesday’s “America’s Got Talent” season finale

NBC/Trae Patton(LOS ANGELES) -- KISS used their appearance on Wednesday's live America's Got Talent season finale to officially announce their upcoming End of the Road Farewell Tour.

"This is going to be

Dickey Betts in critical condition following freak accident

TKO/Eric GettlerDickey Betts is in critical condition following a freak accident in his Sarasota home.

According to Sarasota's Herald Tribune, the legendary guitarist and founding Allman Brothers Band member slipped and hit his

Robert Plant says Led Zeppelin, Cream, Janis Joplin “weren’t rock and roll”

Miikka Skaffari/Getty ImagesAsk a music critic to name important, early rock and roll bands, and Led Zeppelin is almost certain to be on the list. However, Zeppelin's frontman himself disagrees.

In an interview

Metallica announces charity acoustic concert

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica has announced a benefit concert in support of the band's charity organization, All Within My Hands. The show will take place November 3 at the Masonic in the

Dire Straits’ Mark Knopfler to release ninth solo album, “Down the Road Wherever”

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Mark Knopfler is prepping his ninth solo album. Titled Down the Road Wherever, it's set for a November release.

The album is 14 tracks long -- 16 if you buy the deluxe