Blackheart Records In 2004, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts released an Japan-only album called Naked, which featured a cover of Donovan’s 1966 classic, “Season of the Witch.”  But the song has now hit digital platforms after being featured in a Netflix documentary series. The song is heard in The SonsRead More →

Cleopatra Records The first single and video from the all-star Pink Floyd covers album Still Wish You Were Here has been released: a version of “Have a Cigar,” sung by Dream Theater vocalist James LaBrie. In the video, actor Noel Jason Scott, who bears more than a passing resemblance toRead More →

L-David Bowie: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images; R- Tony Visconti: Jim Dyson/Getty Images David Bowie‘s longtime producer and friend Tony Visconti, who worked with the late legend on and off since 1969’s “Space Oddity,“ has given a wide-ranging interview to the British publication Music Week in connection with Friday’s release of theRead More →

Hulton Archive/Getty Images Last year saw the release of the documentary Meeting the Beatles In India, filmmaker Paul Saltzman‘s account of the time he spent at the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi‘s ashram in India in 1968, hanging out with The Beatles. Now, a new documentary aims to explore the impact ofRead More →

Kirk West/Kirk West Photography On March 10, 2020, right around the time the entire live entertainment industry shut down due to COVID-19, the surviving members of The Allman Brothers Band‘s final lineup performed a special 50th anniversary show at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Now, that performance will be releasedRead More →

ABKCO Music New lyric videos for two 1968 Rolling Stone songs — “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” and “Child of the Moon” — have been released to coincide with the debut of a digital EP featuring both of the tracks, now newly remastered. The lyric video for “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” — theRead More →

KMazur/WireImage In February, legendary rapper DMX said that U2‘s Bono would appear on his upcoming album, on a song called “Skyscrapers.”  The gruff-voiced, chart-topping rapper passed away in April but you can hear their collaboration now on his posthumous album, Exodus, out today. According GQ, the song, called “Skyscrapers,” hasRead More →

Snowdon/© Queen Productions Ltd.jpg To mark its 40th anniversary, Queen‘s 1981 Greatest Hits album is being freshened up for a new series of releases. The album’s stayed on the Billboard 200 album chart for a whopping 439 weeks.  It’s also the best-selling album of all time in the U.K.: It’sRead More →

Credit: Laura Glass This weekend, Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith‘s visual artwork is going on display as part of the Ad Art Show at the New York City Oculus, and at Ocean Galleries in Stone Harbor, New Jersey. The pieces are based on photographs taken of Smith drummingRead More →

Manny Hernandez/Getty Images Gloria Estefan’s hit “Conga” is featured in the hit 1996 film The Birdcage, and now she and her husband Emilio are saluting the film’s 25th anniversary by hosting a special drag-themed event at their hotel in Miami’s South Beach, where the film is set. The film starredRead More →