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The Doors’ 1967 self-titled album is among the latest recordings to be added to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s memorable debut effort is one of 25 recordings from various genres chosen for the registry this year, each selected for being “culturally, historically or aesthetically significant.” In […]
If your beloved Thin Lizzy vinyl albums are too warped and scratched to enjoy anymore, take heart: this week, you’ll be treated to newly-remastered, high-quality vinyl versions of the beloved Irish rock band’s first eight studio albums. The discs, which will be pressed on 180-gram vinyl, will be released this Friday in conjunction with Universal […]
John Fogerty has unveiled new details about his forthcoming autobiography. The book is titled Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music and will be published October 6. The memoir will feature the 69-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s recollections about his eventful life, from his childhood in Northern California and his early forays into music, […]
Jump for joy, Van Halen fans! The rock legends have announced plans for a major North American tour that will kick off on July 5 in Auburn, Washington, and run all the way through an October 2 concert in Los Angeles. Van Halen will celebrate the trek with a special show this Monday, March 30, […]
The long-planned Jimi Hendrix Park in Seattle is getting closer to becoming a reality. After a bidding process, city has chosen a company to begin construction on the 2.5 acre park that will celebrate the life, music, and legend of the Seattle musician. The city will now contract with ERRG, Inc. to begin building the […]
Vince Neil is suing an Oregon social media consultant whom he claims has made unauthorized posts on his social media accounts. The Motley Crue frontman alleges in the suit, filed last Friday in Las Vegas, that Kristy Sinsara has been using his social media accounts to promote herself, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The lawsuit notes that Neil gave Sinsara access […]
Van Halen will celebrate the forthcoming release of their new concert album, Tokyo Dome: Live in Concert with an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on April 2. According the show’s website, the appearance is a “daytime exclusive.” “The California rockers will take over Ellen’s stage to perform one of their favorite songs as they […]
He’s rocked the world as a solo artist and as the frontman of Black Sabbath, he’s starred in a popular reality show with his family, and he’s been the subject of documentaries. Now Ozzy Osbourne is featured in his own comic book. Ozzy Osbourne: The Metal Madman tells the famed heavy-metal singer’s outrageous life story […]
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It was a close race, but Jon Bon Jovi beat Bruce Springsteen for the title of favorite New Jersey rocker in a recent poll. The poll surveyed readers of app.com, the website of the Asbury Park Press, and more than 20,000 votes were cast. The Boss quickly took the lead when the poll began March […]
Stevie Nicks has been a strong supporter of American troops over the years, and now she’s being honored for her efforts. The Fleetwood Mac singer will receive the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2015 USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore 33rd Annual Awards Dinner on March 24. The event salutes Medal of Honor recipients, as well as […]
Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from KFIX night guy Alice Cooper on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.