Jim Rodford, bassist for The Kinks, The Zombies and Argent, dead at 76
January 20, 2018

Ollie Millington/RedfernsJim Rodford, who played bass for The Kinks, Argent and the most recent incarnation of The Zombies, has died. He…

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Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose, his family reveals
January 20, 2018

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicTom Petty‘s family has revealed that the rock legend died of an accidental drug overdose. A joint statement from Tom’s…

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Billy Joel adds stadium dates in Kansas City and Philadelphia; will receive honorary Phillies contract
January 20, 2018

Credit: Kevin MazurShortly after announcing his 100th career show at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Billy Joel has now added two…

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Megadeth's David Ellefson on "The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal" doc & why Lars Ulrich is the "Steve Jobs of thrash metal"
January 20, 2018

MetalRock Films While California’s Bay Area is considered to be the epicenter of thrash metal, bands including Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer…

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Eagles settle trademark-infringement lawsuit with Mexican inn called the Hotel California
January 19, 2018

Rhino EntertainmentThe Eagles have settled a trademark-infringement lawsuit they launched last year against a hotel in Todos Santos, Mexico, called the…

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Guitarist Alex Lifeson says Rush is "basically done"
January 19, 2018

Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesWhile the future of Rush has been in question for the past couple years, Alex Lifeson has pretty much…

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REO Speedwagon postpones January and February concerts due to Kevin Cronin health issue
January 19, 2018

Credit: Randee St. NicholasREO Speedwagon has postponed all of its concerts scheduled this month and in February because frontman Kevin Cronin…

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The Cars' Elliot Easton, Micky Dolenz join L.A.-area Buffalo Springfield tribute concert
January 19, 2018

Design by Steve StanleyAn expanded lineup has been unveiled for the previously announced Buffalo Springfield tribute show featuring an appearance by…

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Tommy Lee says Netflix Motley Crue biopic starts shooting next month
January 19, 2018

Steve Jennings/WireImageOn Thursday, Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee tweeted an update on the film adaptation of the group’s biography, The Dirt –…

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Massive Def Leppard/Journey tour is a go
January 19, 2018

Brian Rasic/WireImage; Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagicThat rumored Def Leppard/Journey co-headlining tour is on. Def Leppard announced the tour late Thursday night. …

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