Category Archives: Entertainment

Metallica plays “Metal Have I Ever” in “Carpool Karaoke” preview

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica will appear on the next installment of Carpool Karaoke: The Series, and Billboard.com has a sneak peek of the episode.

In the clip, host and comedian Billy Eichner tries to

Graham Nash to be honored with special award during 2017 Americana Music Festival in Nashville

Credit: Amy GranthamHaving long used his voice to raise awareness about political, social and environmental causes, Graham Nash has been chosen to receive the Americana Music Association's 2017 Spirit of Americana: Free

Pink Floyd covers by Robby Krieger, John Wetton featured on soundtrack to new sci-fi/horror film

Cleopatra RecordsThe soundtrack to an upcoming sci-fi/horror flick called The Rift -- Dark Side of the Moon features two interesting covers of songs from the classic Pink Floyd album that inspired the

The Moody Blues’ John Lodge says he hopes to release live solo DVD and tour the US this fall

Credit: Ricky RedmanThe Moody Blues recently wrapped up a North American tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of their classic album Days of Future Passed, and now singer/bassist John Lodge says he's getting

Gregg Allman tribute events to mark release of late singer’s final album, “Southern Blood”

Credit: Patricia O'DriscollWith the late Gregg Allman's final studio album, Southern Blood, scheduled to be released September 8, a series of special events have been lined up coinciding with the arrival of

Ex-Members of Journey, GN’R and Dream Theater form new band, Sons of Apollo

Credit: Hristo ShindovA new hard-rock project called Sons of Apollo, featuring former members of Journey, Guns N' Roses and Dream Theater, will release their debut album, Psychotic Symphony, on October 20.

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The Eagles fly again: Band confirms new fall headlining tour days

Credit: Myriam SantosFollowing the death of founding singer Glenn Frey in January 2016, The Eagles expressed doubt that they'd ever play again. However, after re-forming with Frey's son Deacon and country star

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong condemns white nationalist violence in Charlottesville

ABC/Heidi GutmanGreen Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong says that his "heart feels heavy" following the violence that erupted during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia Saturday, which led to

Ringo Starr reveals how he got a little help from Paul McCartney on his new album

UMeRingo Starr's 19th album, Give More Love, which will be released on September 15, includes two songs featuring his fellow Beatle, Paul McCartney. Starr tells Rolling Stone that he had no trouble

Silver screen Slowhand: New Clapton documentary premiering at next month’s Toronto Film Festival

Courtesy of TIFFThe upcoming rock documentary Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars will get its world premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, which runs from September 7 to September

Exclusive: Watch Sammy Hagar sing Motown classic with Adam Levine, Richie Sambora

Courtesy of AXS TVThe finale of the current season of the AXS TV reality series Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar airs this Sunday at 9 p.m. ET, and features

Cliff Burton’s dad donates Metallica royalties to music scholarships

Kevin Kane/Contributor/Getty ImagesThe family of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton still receives royalty payments from the three albums on which he played: 1983's Kill 'Em All, 1984's Ride the Lightning and 1986's

Check out lyric video to posthumous Gregg Allman single, “My Only True Friend”

Credit: Ian RawnThe first single from the late Gregg Allman's upcoming final studio album, Southern Blood, is "My Only True Friend," an introspective tune that Allman co-wrote with Scott Sharrard, the lead

Report: Green Day parts with longtime manager, Pat Magnarella

Image Group LA/ABCGreen Day has reportedly split with their longtime manager, Pat Magnarella. According to Variety, the punk trio is planning to join Crush Music, whose roster also includes Courtney Love, Train,

Stone Temple Pilots’ Dean DeLeo remembers his friend and ex-band mate, Chester Bennington: “I loved everything about” him

Suzi Pratt/Getty ImagesStone Temple Pilots guitarist Dean DeLeo has shared his thoughts on the death of his friend and former band mate, Chester Bennington, who played with STP from 2013 to 2015.

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Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Fleetwood Mac’s first concert, Mick Fleetwood talks new band history book

Genesis PublicationsThis Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of Fleetwood Mac's first concert, at the Windsor Jazz & Blues Festival in London. The band's original lineup was led by singer/guitarist Peter Green and

Going Back Again: Buckingham and McVie line up second tour leg in support of their duo album

Credit: John RussoFleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie will finish their first-ever tour as a duo on Friday with a concert in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and the longtime band mates have

Paul McCartney, Bono appear in video promoting “An Inconvenient Sequel” documentary

Courtesy of Paramount PicturesPaul McCartney and U2's Bono are among a variety of stars featured in a new video promoting the film An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, the follow-up to former