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  • "Steamy" News From Who Press Conference

    "Steamy" News From Who Press Conference | ARTICLE

    Remember those Who world tours in 1989, 1996, 2000 & 2004? Apparently the Who don't. Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey held a press conference today "via satellite feed from Berlin" to announce U.S. dates for what they're billing...

    July 13, 2006 4:16 PM ET
  • Syd Barrett (1946-2006)

    Syd Barrett (1946-2006) | ARTICLE

    Syd Barrett, the original frontman of Pink Floyd who wrote much of their early material, died July 7th in Cambridge, England, from complications related to diabetes. He was sixty. Born Roger Keith Barrett in Cambridge, the son of...

    July 11, 2006 1:37 PM ET
  • Journey Vocalist Won't Stop Deceivin'

    Journey Vocalist Won't Stop Deceivin' | ARTICLE

    In 1998, when Journey hired Steve Augeri to replace vocalist Steve Perry, they gave the former Gap employee a simple instruction: Sing exactly like Perry, which he managed to do with extraordinary precision. About a year ago,...

    July 10, 2006 4:22 PM ET
  • Tom Petty Doubts Chili Peppers Similarity Had "Negative Intent"

    Tom Petty Doubts Chili Peppers Similarity Had "Negative Intent" | ARTICLE

    Forget all that stuff about Tom Petty suing the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Earlier this month the New York Post reported that the remarkable similarities between the Chili Peppers' "Dani California" and "Mary Jane's Last Dance" could...

    June 28, 2006 10:00 AM ET
  • Charts Watch: Ice Cube, 'Cars,' Pussycat Dolls

    Charts Watch: Ice Cube, 'Cars,' Pussycat Dolls | ARTICLE

    • Ice Cube's Laugh Now Cry Later, the first album by the former NWA member in over six years, debuted at Number Four with 144,490 sales. • The soundtrack to Pixar's Cars, featuring a bevy of new and...

    June 15, 2006 12:37 AM ET
  • Beach Boys Reconcile for Photo Session

    Beach Boys Reconcile for Photo Session | ARTICLE

    Feel the love: The three surviving Beach Boys posed for pictures on the rooftop of the Capitol Records building yesterday alongside David Marks (who played in the group from 1962-63) and Bruce Johnson (who has played with...

    June 14, 2006 3:03 PM ET
  • Turn the Page! Kid Rock Guests on New Bob Seger Album

    Turn the Page! Kid Rock Guests on New Bob Seger Album | ARTICLE

    None other than Bob Seger's reps came up to the RS offices yesterday to preview three tracks from the giant of heartland rock's upcoming disc Face the Promise — the first new studio album from Seger in...

    June 13, 2006 11:43 AM ET
  • Yeah!

    Yeah! | ALBUM REVIEW

    Def Leppard have a huge chip on their shoulder about being lumped in with the U.K. and U.S. hair-metal bands of the Eighties. To set the record straight, they've recorded this album of covers of songs by...

    June 12, 2006 12:00 AM ET
  • Bob Dylan Coast to Coast

    Bob Dylan Coast to Coast | ARTICLE

    Radio shows had been a big part of my consciousness back in the Midwest, back when it seemed like I was living in perpetual...

    May 18, 2006 1:05 PM ET
  • Bootleg: Nine Inch Nails Deliver Greatest Hits Show

    Bootleg: Nine Inch Nails Deliver Greatest Hits Show | ARTICLE

    March 13, 2006Civic ColiseumNashville, TN Nearly a year into his world tour, Trent Reznor seems to have little interest in promoting 2005's

    May 4, 2006 5:40 PM ET
  • The 2005 Readers' Poll

    The 2005 Readers' Poll | ARTICLE

    You, the readers, have spoken. Green Day were your American idols of 2005, sweeping the Artist of the Year, Best Single and Best Band category in our thirtieth annual Rolling Stone Readers' Poll, conducted online. You also...

    January 11, 2006 5:28 PM ET
  • Black Eyed Peas Launch First U.S. Tour

    Black Eyed Peas Launch First U.S. Tour | ARTICLE

    Black Eyed Peas will headline the sixth edition of the annual Honda Civic Tour, set to kick off on March 23rd in Fresno, California. Surprisingly, given the Peas' multiplatinum and Grammy-nominated Monkey Business, the tour marks the...

    January 9, 2006 12:00 AM ET
  • Long Live Rock: The Who Return to Prepping New Album

    Long Live Rock: The Who Return to Prepping New Album | ARTICLE

    Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are scheduled to head hack into the studio in February to continue recording the new Who2. which has...

    November 17, 2005 12:00 PM ET
  • Solo Acoustic, Vol. 1

    Solo Acoustic, Vol. 1 | ALBUM REVIEW

    Culled from the best takes of three years' worth of concerts, Solo Acoustic Vol. 1 finds Jackson Browne delivering tender takes from his deep catalog -- completely stripped of their Seventies-era excess production. Browne is in fine...

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM ET
  • 80

    80 | ALBUM REVIEW

    It's unlikely B.B. King had to push hard to get an impressive lineup of A-listers to appear on this album celebrating his eightieth birthday. The blues giant's career predates rock by more than a decade, and most...

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM ET
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