Cover art: Tom Wilkes/Reprise RecordsThis past November, Neil Young announced that Homegrown, a collection of unreleased acoustic tunes recorded in 1974 and ’75, finally would hit stores this year.  Now the folk-rock legend has unveiled official plans for its release. The 12-track collection, which is considered by many to beRead More →

Courtesy of AXS TV This Sunday’s episode of AXS TV’s Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar features the Red Rocker traveling to Nashville for a star-studded benefit concert organized by James Burton, the lead guitarist of Elvis Presley‘s famed backing group The TCB Band. In addition to participatingRead More →

Ethan Miller/Getty ImagesTexas native Don Henley has raised thousands of dollars for a food bank in Dallas, simply by putting pen to paper. Page Six reports that Henley contacted Heritage Auctions, which was holding an online sale of memorabilia to raise money for the North Dallas Food Bank, to find out howRead More →

Jim Dyson/Getty ImagesTonight, Elvis Costello, Robert Cray and Sheryl Crow will perform — and Keith Richards will make a special appearance — on #TheNewGig, a three-hour benefit concert sponsored by The Jazz Foundation of America. The concert, which starts tonight at 8 p.m. ET at JazzFoundation.org, will raise money forRead More →

Jim Spellman/WireImageIn honor of Bono‘s 60th birthday last Sunday, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this week opened its video vaults to share a bonanza of U2 material online. In addition to watching Bruce Springsteen induct the band into the Hall in 2005, plus their acceptance speeches and performancesRead More →

Mick Hutson/RedfernsIn April of 1992, some of music’s biggest names — including David Bowie, Robert Plant, Guns N’ Roses and Elton John — gathered at Wembley Stadium for a giant Freddie Mercury tribute concert.  All the money raised was used by Queen‘s Brian May, Roger Taylor and the band’s managerRead More →

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagicDavid Crosby has commented, albeit obliquely, about the tragic death of Beckett Cypher, the 21-year-old son of Melissa Etheridge.  Crosby was the biological father of both Beckett and his sister Bailey, who Etheridge shares with her ex-partner Julie Cypher.  Beckett died Wednesday after a struggle with opioid addiction. One fanRead More →