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Foo Fighters Are Number One….Again!

Foo Fighter’s latest ‘Concrete And Gold’ has been named the number one album on the Billboard 200 chart with 127,000 album units sold last week. This is the Foo Fighters’ first album to hit number one since their 2011 Wasting Light, though they’ve had a total of eight albums in the top ten.. ...Read Full Story

Cheap Trick To Release New Holiday Album

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick have announced their new holiday album, “Christmas Christmas” will be released on October 20 on Big Machine Records.  This will mark the rock band’s first holiday themed album, and it is the follow-up to their 18th studio album We’re All Alright, that was released this past June.. ...Read Full Story

Pete Townshend of The Who Announces Marriage

In a message from his Facebook page, Pete Townshend revealed he had been married last December to to longtime partner Rachel Fuller, and also announced his plans to take a yearlong sabbatical. After The Who complete touring later this year, it will be awhile before Townshend reveals plans for the future. . ...Read Full Story

25 Years After His Death, Frank Zappa To Tour Again

Using hologram technology, Frank Zappa will be reanimated for future live performances, this coming 25 years after his death.  Members of the Zappa Family Trust have said plans are in the works to stage Joe’s Garage: The Musical with Zappa’s hologram.  Zappa’s son Ahmet Zappa also confirmed he involvement of artists Adrian Belew, Steve Vai, Mike Keneally, Vinnie Colaiuta and Warren Cuccurullo, among others.. ...Read Full Story