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30th anniversary reissue of Keith Richards’ debut solo album, “Talk Is Cheap,” due in March

BMGRolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards will release a 30th anniversary edition of his 1988 debut solo album Talk Is Cheap on March 29. The remastered record will be available as a CD,

Sting, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Joan Jett among artists who will play inaugural KAABOO Texas fest in May

Courtesy of KAABOOSting is among the headlining acts that will perform at the inaugural KAABOO Texas festival, an offshoot of Southern California's KAABOO Del Mar. The three-day event will be

Blondie’s Debbie Harry to perform at the 2019 Tibet House US Benefit Concert in February

Credit: Alexander ThompsonBlondie frontwoman Debbie Harry has joined the lineup of the 32nd annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert, which will be held February 7 in New York City at

Running on: Jackson Browne launching US acoustic tour in March

Jackson Browne, Alethea Mills, Greg Leisz, Chavonne Stewart (Nels Israelson)Jackson Browne has announced plans for an early-spring U.S. acoustic tour that will see the folk-rock veteran visit a variety of Florida cities

Gibson announces signature Chris Cornell guitar; Mike Patton drops off tribute show lineup

ABC/Randy HolmesGibson has announced a new, limited-edition ES-335 guitar in honor of Chris Cornell. The instrument will be unveiled during Wednesday night's star-studded tribute concert to the late grunge icon,

As Woodstock turns 50, and “Supernatural” turns 20, Carlos Santana announces Supernatural Now tour

LiveNationLegendary guitarist Carlos Santana has a lot to celebrate in 2019, and he's sharing it with his fans via a new tour.

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of his groundbreaking performance at

Flautist and founding Moody Blues member Ray Thomas dead at 76

Photo by Patti Ouderkirk/WireImageFounding Moody Blues member Ray Thomas had died. His record company, Esoteric Recordings/Cherry Red Records, has confirmed that the 76-year-old multi-instrumentalist "passed away suddenly" at his home in Surrey,

David Crosby to be a featured speaker at 2019 SXSW Festival; new documentary gets a premiere date

Credit: A.J. EatonDavid Crosby has joined the list of featured speakers at the 2019 South by Southwest Festival, scheduled to run from March 8 to March 17 in Austin, Texas. The folk-rock

Two Meat Loaf albums from the 1990s to get first US vinyl release next month

Geffen/UMeTwo popular Meat Loaf albums, 1993's Bat Out of Hell II: Back into Hell and 1995's Welcome to the Neighbourhood, will be released on vinyl for the first time ever in the

Eat It Up: KISS members offering TSA workers free meals at their Rock & Brews restaurants

Courtesy of Rock & BrewsWith the U.S. government embroiled in an extended partial shutdown, KISS members Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley have announced that their Rock & Brews restaurants will offer free

Rolling Stones, Bob Seger, Santana among artists playing the 2019 New Orleans Jazz Fest

Credit: Dave HoganThe lineup for the 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has been unveiled and, as expected, The Rolling Stones are among the artists set to headline this year's extravaganza,

Paul McCartney adds June concert in Las Vegas to his 2019 Freshen Up Tour

MJ Kim/© MPL Communications Ltd.Paul McCartney and his band will jet over to Las Vegas this summer for a concert at the T-Mobile Arena. The show, scheduled for June 29, is the

Brian Wilson, Bob Weir to headline first BeachLife Festival near L.A. this May

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Brian Wilson, founding Grateful Dead singer/guitarist Bob Weir and country legend Willie Nelson will headline the inaugural BeachLife Festival, taking place May 3-5 at Redondo Beach, California's Seaside

The Doobie Brothers will be rockin’ down US highways in April

Credit: Kelly A. SwiftThe Doobie Brothers have unveiled dates for a spring U.S. headlining tour. The 10-date trek kicks off April 9 in Englewood, New Jersey, and is plotted out through

Perry Farrell joins lineup for Chris Cornell tribute show

ABC/Randy HolmesAnother '90s alt-rock icon has joined the lineup for this Wednesday's Chris Cornell tribute show: Perry Farrell.

The Jane's Addiction frontman's wife first announced the news on her Instagram, and Perry himself

Report: Bruce Springsteen attends free screening of his Netflix special at New Jersey theater

Credit: Rob DeMartinSharp-eyed Bruce Springsteen fans who attended a free screening of the Springsteen on Broadway Netflix special Sunday night in West Long Branch, New Jersey got to see the Boss

Metallica announces new Enter Night signature beer

ABC/Randy HolmesHaving recently released a signature whiskey, Metallica is now back in the beer game with Enter Night.

Described as a "hoppy pilsner played through a distortion petal," the brew -- called

Touring in the USA: Steve Miller Band lines up March stateside trek

Credit: David WooThe Steve Miller Band has announced its first tour dates of 2019: a series of eight March shows in the Southern U.S.

The trek, which is dubbed An Evening with