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Dokken To Record New Album in Early 2018

Singer Don Dokken said at this past weekend’s RockFest 80’s in Pembroke Pines, Florida that Dokken plans to enter the studio in early 2018 to begin recording a new album for a tentative summer release . He said once Dokken bassist Chris McCarville finishes editing a Dokken video from Japan, they will commence writing songs and trading ideas for the album.  . ...Read Full Story

Nickelback Announce Las Vegas Residency

Nickelback announced they’ll be heading to Las Vegas for a five-show residency next year. The “Feed the Machine” residency kicks off on February 23rd, and will include shows on February 24th, February 27th, March 2nd, and March 3rd. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will play host to the residency.  Tickets will be on sale to the general public this Friday, November 10th.. ...Read Full Story

Ozzy Osbourne Announces Farewell Tour

Ozzy Osbourne will embark on a two-year farewell tour starting in Mexico next year, it was announced yesterday.  The tour will kick off in 2018 with a show in Mexico, before playing dates in South America. He’ll then embark on a six-week tour of Russia and Europe, which will get under way on June 1, 2018, in Moscow. A North American tour will follow.. ...Read Full Story

Twister Sister’s Dee Snider Says He Thinks Coming Back From Retirement Is “An Insult To Fans”

During a radio interview, Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider was asked if the band will ever reunite after their farewell tour.  According to excerpts from the interview, Snider is quoted saying “I’m one of those people who express great frustration at these bands who retire and then come back. I think it’s an insult to the fan, especially when you pay a premium for those shows.”  . ...Read Full Story

U2 Announce New Album Plus New Tour Dates

Songs of Experience, the 14th studio album from U2, will be released December 1st.  Accompanying the announcement of the Songs of Experience release, it was confirmed that U2’s eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour will begin in North America in May 2018. The tour will kick off on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 in Tulsa at the BOK Center.. ...Read Full Story