Classic Rock News

Reunited Smashing Pumpkins announce Shiny and Oh So Bright tour
February 15, 2018

Credit: Olivia BeeThe Smashing Pumpkins reunion has officially begun. Original members Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin will hit the…

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Randy Bachman, Peter Asher to perform at 2018 Fest for Beatles Fans in New Jersey next month
February 15, 2018

Courtesy of The Fest for Beatles FansThe guest lineup has been unveiled for the 2018 New York-area edition of The Fest…

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Bob Seger pays tribute to Glenn Frey in new lyrics video for "I Knew You When"
February 15, 2018

Capitol Records/UMeBob Seger has debuted an official lyrics video for the title track to his latest studio album, I Knew You…

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Steve Hackett says new "Wuthering Nights" concert video and album documents "a really wonderful evening"
February 15, 2018

Inside Out MusicSteve Hackett recently released a new concert video and album called Wuthering Nights: Live in Birmingham, which documents a…

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Hold Your Horses: Did Billy Joel buy a $3.5 million horse ranch for his wife?
February 15, 2018

Credit: Kevin MazurBilly Joel has reportedly shelled out $3.5 million for a horse ranch in Wellington, Florida. The Daily Mail reports…

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Ex-Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee announces engagement to girlfriend Brittany Furlan
February 14, 2018

Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for dick clark productionsCongratulations to former Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, who apparently has found a lady who…

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Rock those towns: Brian Setzer hitting the road in June on a new Rockabilly Riot! solo tour
February 14, 2018

Credit: Suzie KaplanFounding Stray Cats frontman Brian Setzer will be hitting the road with his solo band in June for a…

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D'arcy Wretzky fires back at Billy Corgan: "I honestly think he may have a brain tumor"
February 14, 2018

L-R: Billy Corgan, Darcy Wretzky and James Iha in Sept., 1996; Catherine McGann/Getty ImagesAnd the Smashing Pumpkins drama continues. Earlier this…

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Metallica to receive 2018 Polar Music Prize
February 14, 2018

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica will receive the 2018 Polar Music Prize, also known as the “Nobel Prize of Music.” The band will be…

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Frances Bean Cobain reveals battle with addiction; marks two years of sobriety
February 14, 2018

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty ImagesFrances Bean Cobain has opened up about her struggles with addiction. In a heartfelt Instagram post, the 25-year-old daughter…

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