CLEVELAND (AP) – What’s the greatest performance at a music festival? According to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it’s Jimi Hendrix at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967, when he set his guitar on fire. The Rock Hall asked fans to vote on their favorite moments and that one topped the list. Big […]
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) – For some people who used to be homeless or in need of good housing in Philadelphia, Jon Bon Jovi’s biggest hit isn’t music – it’s construction. He was the main backer behind a nearly $17 million project to provide housing for low-income residents and those who had nowhere to live. The JBJ […]
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Paul McCartney just kicked off a new Latin American leg of his Out There Tour over the weekend, and the road trip already has hit a speed bump. The legendary Beatle has postponed the trek’s second show, which had been scheduled to take place at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, on Monday, April 21, because a plane carrying […]
Two exciting VIP packages are up for bid that will give rock fans the chance to get up close and personal with Journey and Ozzy Osbourne. The meet-and-greet experiences are part of a charity auction that will raise money for the Recording Academy’s Grammy Foundation and MusiCares organization. The Journey package includes two tickets to one of the […]
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Paul Stanley has called his story “inspirational” — and the telling of that story has apparently inspired legions to go buy the book in which the story is told. Face the Music: A Life Exposed has debuted at #2 on The New York Times Best Seller list in the nonfiction hardcover category. The memoir opens with the KISS singer’s childhood, a rough tale […]
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A new concert video and album capturing The Who playing its classic 1973 concept album Quadrophenia last year in London will be released in multiple configurations on June 10. Quadrophenia: Live in London documents the band’s performance at Wembley Arena on July 8, 2103, which was the final show of its Quadrophenia and More Tour. The concert featured The Who […]
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The new Alice Cooper documentary Super Duper Alice Cooper will premiere today at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Bow Tie Cinemas Chelsea 7 in New York City. The film, which is being billed as the first-ever “doc opera,” tells the dramatic true story of how Vincent Furnier, a preacher’s son who was born in Detroit and raised in Phoenix, grew […]