The Three-Day weekend Rocklahoma Festival will kick off May 26-28 in Pryor, Okla. Clssic and contempoprary bands like Ratt and Buckcherry will also be making appearances at the event.. ...Read Full Story
While on the Nerdist Podcast, with host Chris Hardwick, James Hetfield mentioned that they have tour dates scheduled for the whole year but are limiting performances to 50 a year. That sounds like a lot to me.
Loudwire.com has more details and an audio clip from the show below. . ...Read Full Story
A tribute tour in honor of David Bowie has launched and features a bevy of super star talent that started on Jan. 8 (Bowie’s Birthday) at the Brixton Academy in London. Bowie would have been 70 this year.
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Green Day’s new single “Still Breathing” has hit the top of the Rock Charts. It’s the second single from ‘Revolution Radio’ to reach #1 in the chart, following ‘Bang Bang’.. ...Read Full Story
The heavy metal pioneer, Tony Iommi, underwent surgery for a lump in his throat in December. After surgery it was discovered that the lump was not cancerous. . ...Read Full Story
Red Hot Chili Peppers & Babymetal had the opportunity to play together in England and the Peppers want to the keep that going for states as well as they’ve asked Babymetal to tour with them!. ...Read Full Story
On this day in Rock History, The Boss sent “Greetings to the world from Asbury Park N.J.” to the world! And Rock N’ Roll was never the same!. ...Read Full Story
The self titled debut release of the Doors first album will be released as an expansive deluxe 50th anniversary edition. Coinciding with the reissue announcement, Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 will be proclaimed “Day of the Doors” in Los Angeles.. ...Read Full Story
On this day in Rock History, 44 years ago, Jimi Hendrix was Banned by the BBC during a television appearance where they played a tribute song to the band Cream, who had just announced their breakup.. ...Read Full Story