Daily Archives: July 18, 2014

Tom Petty Critiques Catholic Church, Greedy Politicians on New Album

Image Courtesy of Sam JonesTom Petty & the Heartbreakers' upcoming album, Hypnotic Eye, finds Petty offering his two cents in on a number of topical subjects. The 63-year-old Rock

Eddie Vedder Posts Anti-War Essay on Website

Image Courtesy Jeffrey R. Staab/CBSA week after delivering an onstage rant that many have interpreted as being anti-Israel, Eddie Vedder has posted an essay on the Pearl Jam website

Mick Jagger Says He’s “Doing OK” After Girlfriend’s Death, Talks New James Brown Biopic

Eagle Rock EntertainmentMick Jagger recently gathered with some of the crew and cast members of the new James Brown biopic, Get On Up, to chat with Matt Lauer, co-host

Scott Weiland Willing to Perform with Velvet Revolver for the “Easy Money”

Sony Legacy RecordingsWell, you can't fault him for not being honest. Former Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland says he's willing to play some reunion gigs with his former bandmates, but

Rock Stars Pay Tribute to Late Blues Guitar Legend Johnny Winter

Image Courtesy of Michael WeintrobTributes have begun pouring in from around the music world for blues guitar legend Johnny Winter, who died Wednesday at the age of 70 while on tour

Sweet Times at the Sizzlin’ Sauna Sweepstakes!

Food, fun, and Dennis and DeeDee in bathrobes – what else do you need in a party? The Red Rock Lanes in Ishpeming was packed with hopeful contestants at the Sizzlin’ Sauna

Johnny Depp Performs with Aerosmith in Massachusetts

Columbia RecordsJohnny Depp made a surprise appearance during Aerosmith's concert at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts, this past Wednesday, playing guitar with the band.

A concertgoer tells People magazine,

Ted Nugent Says All His “Music Dreams Came True” with New Album, “ShutUp&Jam!”

Frontiers RecordsTed Nugent has just released his first studio album in seven years, ShutUp&Jam!, which features raging slabs of blistering blues-infused and hard-rock riffs. The record

Paul McCartney Says He Appreciated Time Off During Recent Illness, Is Amassing Songs for New Album

MJ Kim/MPL CommunicationsFans were worried about Paul McCartney's health when a recent bout with a virus forced him to postpone a series of tour dates in May and June, but

Filmmakers Plead Not Guilty, Respond to Charges in “Midnight Rider” Case

Danny ClinchThe husband-and-wife director and producer team of the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider have pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter charges stemming from an on-set accident that killed a crew member.