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  • Wings Tour America In 1976

    Wings Tour America In 1976 | VIDEO

    For American Beatles fans, the 1976 Wings summer tour was a very big deal. The Paul McCartney-led band had played gigs throughout Europe in 1972 and 1973, but these were small-scale shows, sometimes staged with little...

    February 27, 2014 4:50 PM ET
  • Bob Dylan Finds Jesus in 1980

    Bob Dylan Finds Jesus in 1980 | VIDEO

    Bob Dylan famously pissed off crowds on his 1965/'66 tour by playing electric music, but in 1979 he took audience provocation to the next level by presenting a night of music devoted exclusively to selections from...

    February 25, 2014 11:50 AM ET
  • Neil Young Releasing Car-Themed Book Fall 2014

    Neil Young Releasing Car-Themed Book Fall 2014 | ARTICLE

    Less than two years after the release of his unconventional memoir Waging Heavy Peace, Neil Young has announced plans for a second book. This one will focus on Young's lifetime interest in automobiles as well as...

    February 25, 2014 10:55 AM ET
  • Morrissey Preps Deluxe 'Your Arsenal'

    Morrissey Preps Deluxe 'Your Arsenal' | VIDEO

    Ten years after the Smiths formed (and five years after their highly acrimonious breakup), Morrissey finally became a superstar in America with the release of Your Arsenal, his third solo album. Produced by Spiders From Mars...

    February 25, 2014 8:00 AM ET
  • Billy Joel Revisits 1987 Russian Tour

    Billy Joel Revisits 1987 Russian Tour | VIDEO

    Billy Joel fans will have the opportunity to revisit the singer's historic 1987 Russian tour on May 20th with the release of A Matter of Trust: The Bridge to Russia, which will be available as a...

    February 25, 2014 7:30 AM ET
  • Damon Albarn Considers Futures of Blur, Gorillaz as Solo Tour Nears

    Damon Albarn Considers Futures of Blur, Gorillaz as Solo Tour Nears | ARTICLE

    Blur's Damon Albarn is hitting the road in late April for his first real solo tour in support of his upcoming LP Everyday Robots, and even he doesn't quite know what's going to happen. "I really...

    February 24, 2014 11:55 AM ET
  • Bruce Springsteen Releasing 4 New Songs On Record Store Day EP

    Bruce Springsteen Releasing 4 New Songs On Record Store Day EP | ARTICLE

    Bruce Springsteen will release four unreleased songs on a 12" vinyl EP entitled American Beauty for Record Store Day on April 19th. Three of the tracks - "American Beauty," "Mary Mary" and "Hey Blue...

    February 24, 2014 10:00 AM ET
  • Damon Albarn Explains Waiting 25 Years to Go Solo

    Damon Albarn Explains Waiting 25 Years to Go Solo | ARTICLE

    Damon Albarn was so busy recording and touring with his bands Blur, Gorillaz and The Good, the Bad and the Queen over the past two decades that the thought of releasing a solo album...

    February 21, 2014 9:05 AM ET
  • R.E.M.'s Stunning TV Debut

    R.E.M.'s Stunning TV Debut | VIDEO

    In October 1983, Americans flocked to the theaters to see Sean Connery return as James Bond after  a 12-year break in Never Say Never Again. The Number One song was Bonnie Tyler's "Total Eclipse of the...

    February 20, 2014 1:05 PM ET
  • Neil Young Books Pair of Solo Acoustic Concerts In Los Angeles

    Neil Young Books Pair of Solo Acoustic Concerts In Los Angeles | ARTICLE

    A little less than three months after his stellar four-night stand at New York's Carnegie Hall, Neil Young has announced plans for two shows at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on March 29th and 30th....

    February 20, 2014 11:30 AM ET
  • The WTF Comeback of SWV

    The WTF Comeback of SWV | ARTICLE

    It's about 30 minutes until SWV take the stage at Manhattan's Madison Square Garden on a freezing night in February, and the three members of the 1990s R&B trio — best remembered for their massive hits "Weak"...

    February 20, 2014 8:00 AM ET
  • Devo's Jerry Casale Remembers His Brother Bob: 'Devo Was a Unit'

    Devo's Jerry Casale Remembers His Brother Bob: 'Devo Was a Unit' | ARTICLE

    The stunning news that Devo guitarist Bob Casale passed away from heart failure earlier this week was as shocking to the band as it was to their fans. Nobody was as devastated as Jerry Casale, his...

    February 19, 2014 5:05 PM ET
  • Art Garfunkel Is Ecstatic: 'My Voice Is 96 Percent Back'

    Art Garfunkel Is Ecstatic: 'My Voice Is 96 Percent Back' | ARTICLE

    Simon and Garfunkel's headlining set at the 2010 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival was one of the most difficult two hours of Art Garfunkel's life. A couple of months earlier, he started to experience major...

    February 19, 2014 12:40 PM ET
  • Blink-182 Reunite In 2009

    Blink-182 Reunite In 2009 | VIDEO

    Lots of bands downplay the tension that tore them apart when they sign on for highly lucrative reunion tours, but Blink-182 decided to be honest. "We are Blink-182," Mark Hoppus told the crowd minutes after taking...

    February 18, 2014 1:30 PM ET
  • Devo Guitarist Bob Casale Dead At 61

    Devo Guitarist Bob Casale Dead At 61 | ARTICLE

    Devo guitarist Bob Casale, who played with the group alongside his brother Gerald from the original incarnation of the groundbreaking Akron new wave band in 1973 all the way through their recent tours, died suddenly on...

    February 18, 2014 12:24 PM ET
  • David Crosby Undergoes Heart Surgery, Postpones Solo Concerts

    David Crosby Undergoes Heart Surgery, Postpones Solo Concerts | ARTICLE

    David Crosby has postponed the final dates of his solo tour in order to undergo heart surgery. The 72-year-old singer's shows in San Francisco and West Hollywood have been moved to April and he'll make up...

    February 18, 2014 10:25 AM ET
  • Marvin Gaye Reimagines the National Anthem

    Marvin Gaye Reimagines the National Anthem | VIDEO

    Marvin Gaye was in the middle of a pretty remarkable comeback when the NBA tapped him to perform the National Anthem at the 1983 All-Star Game. After years out of the spotlight, the soul icon...

    February 13, 2014 2:45 PM ET
  • Sarah Silverman: 'I'm the Poorest Famous Person in the World'

    Sarah Silverman: 'I'm the Poorest Famous Person in the World' | ARTICLE

    Sarah Silverman is not afraid to piss people off. Late last month, the comedian posted a video where she casually chats about abortion rights with Jesus over popcorn. It's part of her ongoing effort to inform...

    February 13, 2014 2:00 PM ET
  • Elton John Stuns Australia

    Elton John Stuns Australia | VIDEO

    Elton John was an absolute mess when he arrived in Australia for a grueling 22 date tour across the continent in November of 1986. He'd spent months rehearsing with his band and the Melbourne Symphony...

    February 11, 2014 7:00 AM ET
  • Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce 2014 U.S. Tour Dates

    Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce 2014 U.S. Tour Dates | ARTICLE

    Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have announced dates for their spring 2014 U.S. tour. It kicks off April 8th at Cincinnati, Ohio's U.S. Bank Arena and wraps up May 18th with a two-night...

    February 10, 2014 10:00 AM ET
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