The New York rock band Tempt recently released a cover of the Queen classic “We Will Rock You,” and now they are using it to raise money for one of Brian May’s favorite charities. May gave his blessing to the cover, saying in a press release, “I'm very honored that... Read More.
U2 has released a 2023 remake of their 1987 chart-topper, "With Or Without You." The song is one of 40 reimagined versions of the band's classics re-recorded for their new album, Songs Of Surrender, which drops on St. Patrick's Day -- March 17th. The... Read More.
It was 45 years ago today (January 30th, 1978) that Journey released Infinity -- its first album with frontman Steve Perry. The band had released three albums since its formation in 1973 by two former members of Santana -- co-founding keyboardist Gregg Rolie and... Read More.
R.I.P. - TELEVISION'S TOM VERLAINE Punk icon Tom Verlaine, the guitarist and songwriter for the highly influential band Television, died on January 28th at the age of 73 following a brief illness. Jesse Paris Smith, the daughter of Patti Smith, told... Read More.
Coming on April 7th in Kiss' ongoing "Off The Soundboard" archival series is Live In Poughkeepsie 1984. The custom, mustard yellow double-LP set features one of only two full concerts guitarist Mark St. John ever played with the band. The November 28th, 1984 Animalize... Read More.
The full lineup to CBS' A Grammy Salute To The Beach Boys has been rolled out. Appearing at the February 8th event are Grammy-winning artists and past and current Grammy nominees including Weezer, Beck, Brandi Carlile, Michael McDonald, St. Vincent, Fall Out Boy, Hanson,... Read More.
It was 54 years ago today (January 30th, 1969) that the Beatles performed for the last time in public, on the roof of their Apple headquarters building in London. For the better part of that January, the group had been filming their rehearsals for... Read More.
Television frontman Tom Verlaine has died at age 73, The New York Times reports. Jesse Paris Smith, daughter of Verlaine's contemporary and onetime partner Patti Smith, tells the Times that Verlaine passed away following a "brief illness." In an
It’s only two weeks until The Rolling Stones drop their new live album, GRRR Live!, and they’re sharing yet another track from it. The band just dropped the live performance of “Doom and Gloom” to streaming services. “Doom and Gloom” was the lead single from the band’s 2012... Read More.
Elton John was forced to cancel his Farewell Yellow Brick Road show in Auckland, New Zealand, Friday after heavy rains caused flooding in the city. Elton’s concert at Mt Smart Stadium was called off only 15 minutes before the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer was set to hit... Read More.
Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee has linked up with the new band GXTP for a song called "Contraband." GXTP, which stands for "guns and toilet paper," features songwriter and producer Poo Bear, who's often worked with Justin Bieber, as well as Triple Sixx and Sasha... Read More.