Keeping The Blues Alive Records Dion will release the new album Girl Friends on March 8, which has him collaborating with a lineup of female performers, including Carleen Carter, Maggie Rose, Rory Block, Shemekia Copeland and Debbie Davis. He also teams up with guitarist Susan Tedeschi on the just-released second single from the album, “Soul Force.” It follows the previously released tuneRead More →

Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame The estate of Tom Petty and RR Auction have reached an agreement over a planned auction the estate argued contained items stolen from the late Rock & Roll Hall of Famer. Back in May, the Petty estate threatened to take legal action over theRead More →

Rachel Murray/Getty Images for The Brent Shapiro Foundation David Lee Roth has found a unique way to get into the Christmas spirit. The former Van Halen frontman just dropped the new holiday tune “Talking Christmas Blues,” although he’s not really singing in it. The track has Roth basically offering up a stream of consciousness on aRead More →

Gamefam & Warner Music Group You might think that Cher has done everything in the entertainment world, but she’s just launched her first foray into the metaverse. Starting December 8, in partnership with Gamefam and Warner Music Group, a game featuring Cher will be in Harmony Hills, her record label’s world on theRead More →

Rick Diamond/Getty Images More fans are discovering Tom Petty’s “Love Is A Long Road” thanks to Grand Theft Auto. The song, from Petty’s 1989 solo album, Full Moon Fever, is featured in the trailer for Grand Theft Auto VI. Billboard reports that since the trailer first leaked on social media Monday, December 4, on-demand streams forRead More →

Jason Kempin/Getty Images Billy Joel is headed overseas next year, but he’s not launching a full tour. In fact, he’s only playing one show. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer just announced he’ll headline Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, on August 9, with special guest Chris Isaak. This is the first timeRead More →

Queen Production Ltd. Queen continues their look at the encore in this week’s episode of Queen the Greatest Live, this time looking back at a surprise they had in store for their audience during 1986’s Magic Tour. While Queen classics “We Will Rock You” into “We Are The Champions” became the standard encore forRead More →

Courtesy of AEG Bruce Springsteen has just added a Las Vegas date to his 2024 tour. He and the E Street Band will play T-Mobile Arena on Friday, March 22. This will be the first time Springsteen has played a show in Las Vegas in over 20 years. The last time he hit Sin City wasRead More →

Courtesy Juliens Auctions An auction of the late ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill‘s instruments, wardrobe pieces, memorabilia and more kicked off Thursday, December 7, at Julien’s Auctions, with one of his bass guitars going for big bucks. The late rocker’s signature 1953 Fender Precision bass sold for $393,700, more than three times the auctionRead More →

On This Day, December 8, 1980… Legendary Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed outside his New York City apartment building, The Dakota. He was 40. Earlier in the day, Lennon signed a copy of his album Double Fantasy for a fan as he and wife Yoko Ono were leaving for the recording studio. When he returnedRead More →