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MARTY BALIN LIVE COMING TO DVD

Rock & Roll hall of famer Marty Balin, formerly of The Jefferson Airplane and The Jefferson Starship, is one of the key personalities of the San Francisco sound that also launched The Grateful Dead, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Steve Miller Band and Janis Joplin. This DVD, the first solo effort from Balin, was recorded on June […]

MADONNA ON THE DANCE FLOOR

Maybe not on the tennis court, but on the dance floor, Madonna reigns supreme with the news that “Celebration” has just become the Material Girl’s 40th (THAT’S RIGHT, 40th!!!!) Number One single on Billboard’s Hot Dance Club Play Chart. The official announcement will appear in this week’s issue of Billboard (September 26th issue). That’s more […]

VH1 FILMS THE STORY OF ANVIL

Steve “Lips” Kudlow and Robb Reiner, Anvil band members and the subjects of the hit documentary “Anvil! The Story of Anvil,” are set to make their appearance on “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” airing Tuesday, October 6th on NBC at 11:35 p.m. ET/PT. The film makes its television premiere on VH1 and VH1 Classic […]

GWAR TO KICK OF MASSIVE 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR THIS WEEK

TOUR STARTS WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH IN MEMPHIS, TN After their recent triumphant appearances on Fox News Red Eye, Opie and Anthony, and Fangoria Radio, GWAR is wrapping up what has been a summer-long whirlwind of ball-busting promotion for their brand new album, “LUST IN SPACE”, out now on Metal Blade Records! As the first phase […]

DEAR JACK, THE LONG-AWAITED DOCUMENTARY FROM JACK’S MANNEQUIN FRONTMAN ANDREW MCMAHON

On November 3rd, Sire Records will release the DVD and digital download editions of Dear Jack — a deeply personal documentary made by Jack’s Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon — that chronicles the year that McMahon, then 22, spent battling acute lymphoma leukemia while trying to release Jack’s Mannequin’s 2005 debut album Everything in Transit. “Dear […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE VMA’S 2009

MTV assembled the highlights of the VMA 2009 awards. Did you watch the show? There were many highlights last night! What did you think? Here’s the Winner’s List. Video of the Year: Beyonce Knowles – ‘Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)’ Best New Artist: Lady Gaga – ‘Poker Face’ Best Hip-Hop Video: Eminem – […]

The Rolling Stones are as well known for the band members’ highly public and often troubled personal journeys as they are for their chart-topping music and flashy concerts. With eight consecutive #1 albums in the U.S., over 200 million in record sales and decades of sold-out live shows, the Stones are arguably the greatest rock […]

OZZY OSBOURNE TRIBUTE AT SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL

The SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL kicked off last night at the House of Blues with a ceremony celebrating the legendary Ozzy Osbourne. Close friends like Billy Morrison, comedian Jim Norton, Henry Rollins, Tommy Lee, Slash, Billy Bob Thornton and, via video, Jimmy Kimmel and Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister all praised Ozzy’s tremendous contributions as a member […]

DAN FOGELBERG’S LAST SONGS FEATURED ON HIS FINAL ALBUM, LOVE IN TIME

(Photo Credit): Universal Music The first song on his first album began with strings, sustaining a hauntingly beautiful chord which faded into the song “To The Morning;” a song of hope invoking the day with the lyric, “There is really nothing left to say but ‘come on, morning.’” “Birds”, the last song on this, his […]

B.B.KING BLUES-DAVID KNOPFLER of DIRE STRAITS on 10/7 and TAINTED LOVE on 10/9

Wednesday, October 7 DAVID KNOPFLER of DIRE STRAITS Doors at 6:00pm, Show at 8:00pm $25 adv, $30 at door Founder of Rock group Dire Straits, David has subsequently faithfully pursued his own musical vision, writing and producing his own compositions on ten solo CDs to date. Knopfler has been fortunate enough to reach a wide […]

SOMETHING TO BURN INTERVIEWED BY SCOTT WEILAND ABOUT THEIR NEW ALBUM

For too many people in the 21st century, music has become little more than something to burn. But for the band SOMETHING TO BURN, music remains everything it was ever meant to be, and more. SOMETHING TO BURN bridge the gap between rock and roll’s heady past and its uncertain future on their debut album […]

MICHAEL BOLTON AND LADY GAGA WILL WORK TOGETHER

Michael Bolton has teamed up with Lady Gaga who helped pen songs for his forthcoming new album. The singer revealed he had no idea who the pop sensation was before being approached by her. “I was taking a break from production when my manager and the label tag-teamed me on the phone about writing with […]

KISS MM’s AD

(Source): Kiss Army News Coming in October is the limited edition KISS MM’s. We just love the pic, don’t you?

NORAH JONES TITLES NEW ALBUM “THE FALL”

(Photo Credit): Courtesy of Blue Note Records) Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Norah Jones has announced the title and release date of her upcoming album, The Fall, her fourth studio album which will be released by EMI’s Blue Note Records on November 17. Jones has also revealed the cover artwork for the album, which […]

LIFE AND DEATH OF A NEW YORK DOLL

(Source): Goldmine Magazine “I, Doll: Life and Death with the New York Dolls” by Arthur Kane “Irrespective of who says what, the New York Dolls were America’s best rock band; and who would guess that within the looming spectre of Arthur Kane in hatchet-drag, there hid a deeply gentle man of all-encompassing goodness?” — Morrissey […]

DARYL HALL AND JOHN OATES’ RENAISSANCE

“A new generation of listeners has latched on to the exceptional songwriting and still-dazzling vocal abilities.” – Los Angeles Times, 9.2.09 Over the last few years, a resurgence has been building for Daryl Hall and John Oates as documented in this 2008 story in the LA Times by Ann Powers http://tinyurl.com/DHall-JOatesLATimes. From the success of the web […]

MUSE SCORE FIRST NO. 1 SINGLE WITH “UPRISING,” WHICH CLIMBS TO THE TOP OF THE ALTERNATIVE ROCK RADIO

(Photo Credit): Courtesy of WB Current Spin magazine cover stars Muse have scored their first No. 1 single with “Uprising,” which currently sits atop the Mediabase Alternative Rock radio chart. The track is the first single from the band’s upcoming brand-new album The Resistance, which will be introduced to the public via an exclusive listening party on MySpace on September […]