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  • The Who Prove They're More Than a "Tribute Band" in New Jersey

    The Who Prove They're More Than a "Tribute Band" in New Jersey | ARTICLE

    It's hard not to be a little skeptical as you walk into a Who concert in 2008. Half the original line-up is dead, the two survivors are entering their mid 60s and Pete Townshend himself has repeatedly...

    October 30, 2008 12:13 PM ET
  • AC/DC Return to the Road With Same Old Awesome Song and Dance

    AC/DC Return to the Road With Same Old Awesome Song and Dance | ARTICLE

    Walking into the opening night of a new AC/DC tour one expects few surprises. Based on past experience, Angus Young is going to do a strip-tease during "The Jack," Brian Johnson will swing from a giant bell...

    October 29, 2008 2:38 PM ET
  • Rock Daily Searches YouTube For Robert Plant's Replacement

    Rock Daily Searches YouTube For Robert Plant's Replacement | ARTICLE

    This morning John Paul Jones confirmed long-standing rumors that Led Zeppelin have been rehearsing without Robert Plant and may hit the road...

    October 27, 2008 5:48 PM ET
  • Book Review: Slim Shady Breaks His Silence in "Eminem: The Way I Am"

    Book Review: Slim Shady Breaks His Silence in "Eminem: The Way I Am" | ARTICLE

    With his new memoir, Eminem is speaking to his fans again -- after more than three years out of the limelight. So where has he been? In The Way I Am, the rapper reveals the depression caused...

    October 21, 2008 5:15 PM ET
  • Elton John & Friends Return to the "Yellow Brick Road" in New York

    Elton John & Friends Return to the "Yellow Brick Road" in New York | ARTICLE

    Towards the end of the second song of the night, a tepid version of "Candle In The Wind" by South Pacific actress Kelli O'Hara, the catcalls began. "Where's Elton?" screamed a furious woman. "This is bullshit!" yelled...

    October 21, 2008 11:48 AM ET
  • Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel Form Supergroup for Obama in NYC

    Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel Form Supergroup for Obama in NYC | ARTICLE

    Shortly after a roof-raising version of "Born To Run" featuring Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel and key members of both their bands, Bruce turned to the back of the stage at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom and said "We...

    October 17, 2008 10:30 AM ET
  • Neil Young Plays Quiet and Loud Classics at Tour Kickoff in St. Paul

    Neil Young Plays Quiet and Loud Classics at Tour Kickoff in St. Paul | ARTICLE

    When Neil Young launched his last American solo arena tour five years ago, the main set consisted entirely of Greendale, a dense concept record that wouldn't hit stores for another two months. The fans who yelled "Old...

    October 15, 2008 1:02 PM ET
  • In the Studio: Scott Weiland Disc May "Turn Off STP Fans"

    In the Studio: Scott Weiland Disc May "Turn Off STP Fans" | ARTICLE

    After a tumultuous five-year stint in Velvet Revolver, Scott Weiland finally gets to let loose on his new solo album. "There's no rules," he says. "I don't have to worry about radio playing it." He also doesn't...

    October 9, 2008 11:37 AM ET
  • 'The Big Lebowski': The Decade of The Dude

    'The Big Lebowski': The Decade of The Dude | ARTICLE

    'This whole room is kind of dude-like," Jeff Bridges says. It's a summer afternoon at Bridges' Santa Barbara, California, estate, and the 58-year-old actor...

    September 4, 2008 1:30 PM ET
  • Guns n' Roses Leaker Kevin Cogill Asks for Financial Aid

    Guns n' Roses Leaker Kevin Cogill Asks for Financial Aid | ARTICLE

    Kevin Cogill, the blogger who was arrested by the FBI last week for leaking nine unreleased Guns n' Roses tracks, has broken his silence on his Website. In a new post, Cogill reveals that he...

    September 2, 2008 1:45 PM ET
  • Genesis Ready Reissues, Genesis Cover Band Preps Fake Phil Collins

    Genesis Ready Reissues, Genesis Cover Band Preps Fake Phil Collins | ARTICLE

    Five Genesis albums from their Peter Gabriel era are being re-released in a 7-CD/6 DVD box set on November 11th with 5.1 DTS sound and hours of unreleased material. Their landmark 1974/75 "Lamb Lies Down On Broadway"...

    August 26, 2008 3:47 PM ET
  • Dreamin' of You

    Dreamin' of You | SONG REVIEW

    Recently posted online to promote Dylan's new website and forthcoming Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8, this track is the first studio outtake heard by Dylan fans since unused cuts from Oh Mercy surfaced...

    August 21, 2008 3:55 PM ET
  • Track by Track: Crosby, Stills & Nash on Their Self-Titled Debut

    Track by Track: Crosby, Stills & Nash on Their Self-Titled Debut | ARTICLE

    Rolling Stone recently sat down with Crosby, Stills & Nash to go track by track through their landmark 1969 debut album. Recorded before Neil Young joined their ranks, it contains many of their most enduring songs. "We...

    August 18, 2008 1:24 PM ET
  • Bob Dylan Visits the Sixties and the Present at First-Ever Brooklyn Show

    Bob Dylan Visits the Sixties and the Present at First-Ever Brooklyn Show | ARTICLE

    During the encores of Bob Dylan's concert last night in Brooklyn's Prospect Park, Dylan did something he rarely does onstage: he spoke to the audience. "It's a shame the Dodgers left Brooklyn," he muttered between band introductions....

    August 13, 2008 1:02 PM ET
  • The Police Take a Final Bow in New York City

    The Police Take a Final Bow in New York City | ARTICLE

    As the final notes of "Next To You" filled the Madison Square Garden air in New York tonight, Stewart Copeland, Andy Summers and Sting held hands and took one final bow as the Police. Someone dressed as...

    August 7, 2008 11:53 PM ET
  • Springsteen Takes Requests, Shows How "Magic" Tour Has Evolved at Jersey Stand

    Springsteen Takes Requests, Shows How "Magic" Tour Has Evolved at Jersey Stand | ARTICLE

    Midway through last night's Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band concert at Giants Stadium, Bruce held up a sign from an audience member that read "Play 'Incident on 57th Street' for your old, bald fans." He...

    August 1, 2008 12:35 PM ET
  • Patti Smith Hits the Big Screen in Untraditional Rock Doc: Exclusive Clips

    Patti Smith Hits the Big Screen in Untraditional Rock Doc: Exclusive Clips | ARTICLE

    From 1996 to 2007, photographer Steven Sebring periodically filmed Patti Smith as she traveled the globe playing concerts, visiting the graves of poets and hanging out with friends like Bob Dylan and Michael Stipe. The end result...

    July 30, 2008 5:05 PM ET
  • So, John Lydon: Will There Be a Public Image Ltd. Reunion?

    So, John Lydon: Will There Be a Public Image Ltd. Reunion? | ARTICLE

    There's been a lot of hubub today about Johnny Rotten's fight with Bloc Party singer Kele Okereke backstage at a Barcelona festival. So much talk has been devoted to accusations of racism and details of...

    July 21, 2008 5:24 PM ET
  • Veedon Fleece

    Veedon Fleece | ALBUM REVIEW

    By 1974, Van Morrison was probably exhausted. During the past ten years, the Irish troubadour had morphed from a garage rock king (as the leader of Them) to a pop hit machine to the craftsman of such...

    July 14, 2008 12:00 AM ET
  • What's Next for the Who? "We've Done Enough Already," Says Daltrey

    What's Next for the Who? "We've Done Enough Already," Says Daltrey | ARTICLE

    This Saturday the Who are playing a 40-minute set at the VH1 Rock Honors — where their music will be celebrated by Pearl Jam, the Flaming Lips and more bands — but plans beyond that...

    July 10, 2008 8:43 AM ET
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