2017 Rocktober campaign to feature vinyl reissues from Alice Cooper, Chicago, ZZ Top & More

A new series of cool limited-edition vinyl reissues from various artists will be released on the first four Tuesdays in October as part of the Rhino label's second annual Rocktober campaign. Among the well-known acts who are part of the campaign: ... Read More

Journey guitarist Neal Schon hired to compose the music for the new film "Burden of Freedom"

Journey's Neal Schon has signed on to compose the score for an in-production theatrical film called Burden of Freedom.  Schon will also serve as an executive producer of the movie, which tells the story... Read More

Report: Janet Jackson to seek full custody of son amid divorce proceedings

On Tuesday, news broke that Randy Jackson is claiming that sister Janet Jackson was verbally abused during her marriage to estranged husband, Wissam Al Mana.

Now, ... Read More

Gordon Lightfoot, Kenny Rogers, Georgia Satellites to play 2018 Stagecoach Festival

The annual Stagecoach Festival focuses mainly on country music, but the event also has traditionally featured some well-known folk and rock artists, and the forthcoming 12th installment of the fest is no exception. Gordon LightfootRead More

Billy Joel tells Harry Connick Jr. it's "weird" people pack stadiums to see him

Wednesday, Billy Joel made his first daytime talk show appearance in years, on Harry Connick Jr.'s show, Harry.&... Read More

Lucky Star: Madonna slot machines to debut this October

Forget about "Open Your Heart" -- get ready to open your wallet, because Madonna slot machines are coming your way.

The Madonna-branded Slot Game will make its debut at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas this Oc... Read More

Otis Redding, Sam & Dave among soul greats featured on 60th anniversary Stax Records compilation

A new three-CD compilation packed with classic soul songs by various artists who recorded for Memphis' famed Stax Records label will be released on September 22. Soulsville U.S.A.: A Celebration of Stax is being issued as part of a yearlon... Read More

Elton John to be honored at his own AIDS Foundation Gala

The Elton John AIDS Foundation will celebrate its 25th year by honoring none other than Sir Elton John himself.

Elton will be honored for his achievements as a philanthropist and humanitarian at the Foundation's annual Fall G... Read More

Paul Simon, Willie Nelson, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt say, "Harvey Can't Mess with Texas"

They're not from the Lone Star State, but Paul Simon, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt are joining with some Texas artists -- including Willie Nelson -- to stage a benefit concert for H... Read More

Brian May says the actor playing him in the upcoming Queen biopic, "Bohemian Rhapsody," is "incredible"

Queen guitarist Brian May says he's "incredibly excited" that the production of the long-in-the-works biopic of his band, Bohemian Rhapsody, is finally moving forward.

"It's like a juggernaut now," Ma... Read More

Poll: Bon Jovi the most "Wanted" act for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Each year when the nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame are announced, many fans grumble that their favorites were snubbed yet again.  But what if the fans voted for the honor, rather than a cabal of music industry insiders? ... Read More

New Pat Benatar song featured on upcoming soundtrack for new documentary about female veterans

Pat Benatar is one of several big-name female music stars who have contributed new original songs to the soundtrack of a new documentary about female military veterans titled Served Like a Girl.

The film follows th... Read More

Following death of Steve Howe's son, Yestival Tour is canceled

The rest of Yes' Yestival tour have been canceled, following the sudden death of guitarist Steve Howe's son.

A note on the band's offici... Read More