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Wayne Kramer’s MC5 tribute band, MC50, to play Detroit concert on 50th anniversary of “Kick Out the Jams” recording

Credit: Chris McKayOctober 30 and 31, 1968, iconic proto-punk band MC5 recorded their legendary debut album Kick Out the Jams in their hometown of Detroit. Fifty years later, MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer

The Moody Blues’ John Lodge says he’ll feature tributes to Ray Thomas and Mike Pinder on solo tour

Courtesy of Rogers & CowanMoody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge kicks off a new U.S. solo tour tonight in Nashville in support of his 2017 concert CD and DVD Live from Birmingham --

Sting and Shaggy team up for “Miami Vice”-inspired video for their song “Gotta Get Back My Baby”

Credit: Martin KierszenbaumSting and Shaggy star in a Miami Vice-inspired video for their new collaborative tune "Gotta Get Back My Baby," which premiered Thursday on

"It's a funny, lighthearted video with a

Lindsey Buckingham is now suing Fleetwood Mac over his ouster from the band

Dia Dipasupil/Getty ImagesAfter telling Rolling Stone recently that he was fired from Fleetwood Mac because of conflicts Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham has now filed a lawsuit against the band, seeking compensation for

Mike Love, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter and Sam Moore join President Trump at White House for signing of the Music Modernization Act

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty ImagesThe Beach Boys' Mike Love, ex-Doobie Brothers guitarist Jeff "Skunk" Baxter and soul legend Sam Moore of Sam & Dave were among the well-known music artists who showed up at

The Velvet Underground Experience, a new immersive exhibit focusing on the band, now open in NYC

Courtesy of The Velvet Underground ExperienceThe Velvet Underground Experience, a multimedia exhibition focusing on the influential New York City band that was fronted by Lou Reed and also featured John Cale, opened

Ozzy Osbourne cancels previously postponed tour dates due to complications from hand surgery

Credit: Mark WeissOzzy Osbourne has canceled the final four dates on his North American No More Tours 2 trek due to complications from the hand surgery he underwent earlier

Lindsey Buckingham says Stevie Nicks had him kicked out of Fleetwood Mac

Steve Granitz/Getty ImagesLindsey Buckingham has shared some first-hand news about why he was fired from Fleetwood Mac earlier this year. The singer-guitarist tells Rolling Stone that his former flame, Stevie Nicks, was

Barre chords: New solo album by ex-Jethro Tull guitarist Martin Barre due out this week

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Former Jethro Tull guitarist Martin Barre will release a new solo album titled Roads Less Travelled this Friday, October 12. The project features 11 new original tunes penned by the veteran

Before his current hit album, Rod Stewart scrapped an all-star duet project: “I sort of prefer my versions”

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Rod Stewart is riding high with his 30th studio album, Blood Red Roses, which has debuted at #1 in his native U.K. But if things had gone as originally

Appeals Court rules Lynyrd Skynyrd biopic can be released

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesA New York federal appeals court has reversed a judge's injunction against the release of a Lynyrd Skynyrd biopic focusing on the tragic 1977 plane crash that claimed the

Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott excited about Rock Hall nomination but isn’t ready to “jump up and down and pop some corks”

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On Tuesday, Def Leppard got the word that they're among the 15 artists nominated for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2019. The British

Watch a security guard get down to Paul McCartney’s hit “Come On to Me” in new video

© 2011 Mary McCartneyA video for Paul McCartney's recent single "Come On to Me," a track from his latest studio album, Egypt Station, has debuted at the rock legend's official website and

Listen to Yoko Ono’s new version of “Imagine,” released on what would’ve been John Lennon’s 78th birthday

Credit: Matthew PlacekHad he lived, John Lennon would have turned 78 Tuesday. In honor of his birthday, the rock legend's widow, Yoko Ono, debuted her rendition of his classic 1971 song

Listen to more music: The Doobie Brothers now will play two full albums at previously announced NYC shows

Courtesy of The Doobie BrothersThe Doobie Brothers have revised their plans for the upcoming full-album shows they have scheduled for New York City's Beacon Theatre in New York City on

“Manifesto” destinations: Aerosmith’s Joe Perry lines up brief fall solo tour

Credit: Ross HalfinAerosmith kicks off its Deuces Are Wild Las Vegas residency in April 2019, but before guitarist Joe Perry gets back in the saddle with his famous band, he'll mount a

Ted Nugent to release new studio album, “The Music Made Me Do It,” in November; package also includes live DVD

Round Hill RecordsTed Nugent, the Motor City Madman, will return with a brand-new solo album titled The Music Made Me Do It on November 9.

The 11-track collection, a follow-up to 2014's Shutup

Megadeth recruits Anthrax, Testament & more for MegaCruise

Credit: Jeremy SafferMegadeth has revealed the initial lineup for its inaugural MegaCruise.

Joining Dave Mustaine and company on the high seas are fellow Big Four thrash band Anthrax, plus Testament, Corrosion of Conformity