Music

Ronnie Wood Lauds ‘Superhuman’ Mick Jagger’s Post-surgery Stage Return

Music News Desk Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood is in awe of Mick Jagger’s speedy recovery  after he underwent heart surgery earlier this year.The 75-year-old was hospitalised in April and had to have a heart valve replacement, leading to the rockers postponing 14 dates on their U.S. No Filter Tour. And on Friday, the band’s […]

Alice Cooper Believes God Gave Him ‘Another Chance’

Good News Newsdesk Bangshowbiz Alice Cooper thinks God gave him “another chance” when he stopped drinking.  The 71-year-old rocker got sober 37 years ago and he has admitted that at the height of his alcoholism he would drink a bottle of whisky every day, arrogantly believing he was “indestructible”, however, after being told by a […]

Watch: Jakob Dylan, Don Was Join Pete Molinari on New “Waiting For A Train” Video

Music News Desk U.K. singer-songwriter Pete Molinari debuted the video for “Waiting for a Train LIVE” today.  The video features an all-star group of musicians — including multi-platinum producer and musician Don Was (Rolling Stones, Bonnie Raitt, John Mayer), famed keyboard player Mike Garson (David Bowie, Smashing Pumpkins, Prince), and The Wallflowers band member and Echo in the Canyon executive producer Jakob Dylan — […]

Global Superstars Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello Release New Joint Single and Video “Señorita”

Music News Desk GRAMMY nominated, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes and GRAMMY nominated Cuban born multi-platinum singer/songwriter Camila Cabello reunite for their fiery new single, “Señorita,” today via Island Records. Get it here! The song was written by Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello alongside Andrew Watt, Benny Blanco, Ali Tamposi, Charli XCX, Jack Patterson, and Cashmere Cat. […]

Watch Scotty McCreery’s New Music Video for “In Between” Exclusively on “USA Today”

Music News Desk Country music singer/songwriter Scotty McCreery’s new music video for his current single “In Between” premiered today exclusively on USAToday.com. The video can also be seen on participating Gannett News Service websites today. The video was directed by Jeff Ray, the Austin, TX-based filmmaker who also directed McCreery’s previous two videos for his back-to-back No. 1 hits: “Five More Minutes” […]

Olivia Newton-John’s Grease Leather Jacket and Pants + More Head to Julien’s Auctions Nov. 1-2, 2019

Pop Culture News Desk Julien’s Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house, honors one of the most celebrated and beloved pop culture icons of all time with their PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN (OBE, AC, HONORARY DOCTORATE OF LETTERS (LA TROBE UNIVERSITY))auction event live at The Standard Oil Building in Beverly Hills and online at juliensauctions.com. […]

Introducing Kjersti Long

Music News Desk Rock prodigy, Kjersti Long, pronounced ‘care-sti’ is a 12-year-old singer-songwriter hailing from Clinton, New Jersey.  Her debut album, “Stronger Than You Think I Am,” produced by Jeremy Long is released by Van Dean’s Broadway Records on July 12. Songs included, are, “Not Helpless,” “Illuminate Me,” “Not Your Princess,” “Love Blind,” and “Roller Coaster” as […]

2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Complete Winners List

Movies News Desk ‘Avengers: Endgame’ was the big winner at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, scooping three prizes.  The Marvel motion picture won the coveted Best Movie gong, as well as Best Villain for Josh Brolin’s role as Thanos, and Robert Downey Jr. triumphed in the Best Hero category for his part as Tony […]

Watch: Bruce Springsteen – “Western Stars” (Official Video)

Music News Desk To celebrate the release of Western Stars, Bruce has shared a music video for the album’s title track, featuring scenes inspired by the song’s lyrics plus performance footage and vignettes shot in Joshua Tree, California.

Songwriters Hall Of Fame 50th Annual Induction And Awards Dinner

Music News Desk The 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame 50th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner was a sparkling success, as SHOF Chairman Nile Rodgers, President/CEO Linda Moran and co-chairs, Mike O’Neill and Paul Williams recognized and celebrated some of the best songwriting legends of our time. Last night, musical titans Dallas Austin, Missy Elliott, Tom T. Hall, John Prine, Jack Tempchin & Yusuf […]

Queen’s Brian May Made A “Pilgrimage” To Freddie Mercury’s Childhood Home

Brian May has been on a “pilgrimage” to Freddie Mercury’s childhood home. The 71-year-old musician has fulfilled a long-held dream by travelling with his wife Anita Dobson to the African island of Zanzibar, where he’s taken time to visit his late Queen bandmate’s old abode, which is now a hotel and called Mercury House, and […]

Grace VanderWaal Annouces Sumer Headling “UR So Beautiful” Tour

Fresh off her main support slot on Florence + The Machine’s High As Hope tour, award-winning singer/songwriter Grace VanderWaal has announced her summer U.S. headline tour. The 23-city Ur So Beautiful Tour starts at the Railbird Festival in Lexington, KY on August 10 and will make stops in major cities across the U.S. including New York City, Los Angeles […]

The Glorious Corner: Bruce Springsteen, Woodstock 50, Debbie Gibson and More

BRUCE’S STARS —(via Ultimate Classic Rock) Bruce Springsteen  doesn’t reach for anything too big on his first album in five years. Western Stars, more than anything, is the 69-year-old singer and songwriter’s look back at music that was popular with adult listeners right around the time he was launching his own career. For 50 minutes, Western Stars recalls […]

Cher Is the Ultimate Fangirl on Twitter After ‘The Cher Show’ Wins 2 Tony Awards

Cher has taken to Twitter to congratulate legendary designer Bob Mackie on his Tony Awards win.The fashion mogul picked up the award for Best Costume Design of a Musical for The Cher Show, and the Believe hitmaker went online to share her joy over his victory.“BOB, YOU DID IT!” the 73-year-old replied to a screenshot […]

Tony Awards: 2019 Complete List of Winners

TV News Desk James Corden hosted tonight’s 2019 Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The star-studded soiree featured appearances from the biggest names on Broadway, including mainstays like Kristin Chenoweth, Ben Platt and Sara Bareilles, as well as Hollywood A-listers like Jake Gyllenhaaland Samuel L. Jackson.  Judith Light received the Isabelle Stevenson Award for her activism work with the […]

In Retrospect: FFanzeen’s John Cougar Mellencamp Interview (1982)

Text by Cary Baker / FFanzeen, 1982Introduction © Robert Barry Francos / FFanzeen, 2019Images from the InternetThis interview was published in FFanzeen, issue #9, dated 1982, by then-Chicago-based writer, Cary Baker. When this was first printed, he was just John Cougar, and Jack and Diane were still in his future. While I’ve never been a Mellenhead, and […]

Ed Sheeran Launched His Own Brand of Heinz Tomato Ketchup

Pop Culture News Desk Ed Sheeran has launched his own brand of Heinz tomato ketchup. The 28-year-old singer is such a big fan of the classic condiment that he has a tattoo of the food company’s logo on his arm and to celebrate the brand’s 150th birthday, the ‘Castle on the Hill’ hitmaker has created […]