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New Stone Temple Pilots singer won’t bring back Scott Weiland’s signature megaphone: “That’s sacred with him”

Credit: Michelle ShiersDuring his life, Scott Weiland was known for singing through a megaphone during his live performances. New Stone Temple Pilots singer Jeff Gutt, however, won't be bringing that move back

Rod Stewart won’t retire, but likes to tease Elton John about it

Credit: Doug SondersUnlike his friend Elton John, Rod Stewart has no plans to retire -- and he's not above making fun of Elton for announcing that his upcoming tour will be his

Arise, Sir Ringo: Beatles drummer gets knighted at the Palace

John Stillwell - WPA Pool/Getty ImagesRingo Starr is now Sir Ringo Starr to you: He's been knighted for his services to music.

On Tuesday, Prince William presented the Beatles drummer with the honor

The Doors’ John Densmore will be on hand for premiere of 2016 Ray Manzarek tribute concert film

Robby Krieger & John Densmore on The Big Interview (News & Guts Media/ AXS TV)A new film documenting a star-studded 2016 tribute concert to late Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek will premiere on

Tyler Keeps a-Rollin’: Aerosmith singer plotting 2018 tour with solo band

ABC/Image Group LAAerosmith only have one confirmed concert lined up for 2018, a May 5 performance at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, but frontman Steven Tyler is preparing to announce

The Who’s Roger Daltrey to be honored for his charitable work at Nile Rodgers’ 2018 We Are Family Foundation gala

Credit: Fabrice DemessenceThe Who's Roger Daltrey will be one of the honorees at the We Are Family Foundation's 2018 Celebration Gala, which takes place Friday, April 27, at the Hammerstein

Film documenting a performance of David Bowie’s “Lazarus” musical premiering in May

Courtesy of Live NationA new film capturing a London performance of Lazarus, the stage musical co-written by the late David Bowie and Once playwright Enda Walsh, will get its theatrical premiere at

I’m Still Selling: Elton John #1 on Stubhub’s list of top concert ticket sellers of 2018

Credit: David LaChappelleWhile the music charts are now generally dominated by younger pop and R&B artists, it's a different story when it comes to ticket sales. According to StubHub, the

David Byrne, Judas Priest and the late Jimi Hendrix land in top 10 of the ‘Billboard’ 200 album chart

Nonesuch RecordsIt's a stellar showing for classic rock acts on the latest Billboard 200 album chart.

Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne scored his highest-charting disc ever, landing at number three with his

The Kinks’ Dave Davies preparing new archival album of “really great” unreleased tracks from the ’70s

Credit: Al PereiraAfter playing a few concerts in California last month, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies will launch a series of spring tour dates in late March that mainly will visit venues

First tracks released from Elton John’s “Revamp/Restoration” project

Island Records/Universal Music Group NashvilleFollowing the news that a bunch of top pop, rock and country stars had put their own spins on Elton John's classic hits for two new tribute albums

Guns N’ Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, Iron Maiden among artists headlining Belgium’s Graspop Metal Meeting in June

Credit: Katarina Benzova

If rock is truly dead, then nobody told Belgium. The 2018 edition of the country's annual Graspop Metal Meeting festival is absolutely stacked with heavy acts, with a

The Zombies’ Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone appearing Saturday on “CBS This Morning”

Credit: Jacob BlickenstaffFounding Zombies keyboardist Rod Argent and singer Colin Blunstone will be guests this Saturday on CBS This Morning. Blunstone and Argent will be interviewed by host Anthony Mason and also

New Glenn Frey box set, “Above the Clouds,” explores late Eagle’s solo career

Geffen/UMeA new four-disc box set focusing on late Eagles singer Glenn Frey's solo work called Above the Clouds: The Collection will be released on May 11.

The compilation features three CDs that include

Pearl Jam auctioning VIP package to benefit Parkland victims and families

ABC/Craig SjodinPearl Jam is auctioning off a special VIP package for their upcoming shows at Chicago's Wrigley Field this summer in support of the victims of the February 14 shooting

Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington says new documentary about the band made him cry

Credit: Michael Zagaris Last year, Lynyrd Skynyrd members legally blocked the making of a film that ex-drummer Artimus Pyle was helping develop about the band and the 1977 plane crash that claimed

Gene Simmons hired to promote Canadian cannabis company; releasing new book about the “27 Club”

CNW Group/Invictus MD StrategiesKISS' Gene Simmons is known for abstaining from drugs and alcohol, but the long-tongued rock legend has just been named the "chief evangelist officer" of Invictus MD Strategies Corporation,

Don McLean to be honored with Lifetime Achievement Award in hometown of New Rochelle, NY

Credit: Keith PerryAs Don McLean prepares to release his latest solo album, Botanical Gardens, the "American Pie" singer/songwriter will be honored in his hometown of New Rochelle, New York, at