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Watch Rod Stewart Plead 'Please' With the Roots on 'Fallon'

October 29, 2015

Rod Stewart shook, shimmied and wailed through a performance of his new song "Please" on the The Tonight Show Wednesday, with house band the Roots dutifully serving as his backing band. "Please" appears on Stewart's new record, Another...


New Music Friday: 5 Seconds of Summer, Joanna Newsom

October 23, 2015

Seven days have come and gone since the last time a bunch of albums came out, which means – you guessed it! – it's another New Music Friday! Please your ears with these new releases, all out today, October 23rd. Today's biggest release...


Watch Rod Stewart Reunite With Faces at Benefit Gig

September 6, 2015

Rod Stewart and the Faces reunited for their first public concert in over two decades Saturday night when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act performed a Prostate Cancer U.K. benefit gig at the Hurtwood Polo Club in Surrey, England. Guitarist...


Watch Rod Stewart, A$AP Rocky Do 'Carpool Karaoke'

July 15, 2015

Rod Stewart can fill up a "Carpool Karaoke" with his hits alone – not to mention his tales of rock star debauchery. The singer provided both on Tuesday's Late Late Show, cruising the streets of Los Angeles with host James Corden –...


A$AP Rocky Recruits Miguel, Samples Rod Stewart for New Song

May 8, 2015

A$AP Rocky has debuted a brooding, chaotic new track from his upcoming second LP, At.Long.Last.A$AP. "Everyday" finds the Harlem rapper exploring his favorite topics – sex and fashion – over a meandering beat from "Uptown Funk" hit-maker...


See Rolling Stones' Ron Wood Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

August 25, 2014

Ron Wood is the latest rock icon to take a cold shower for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. As Ultimate Classic Rock reports, the Rolling Stones guitarist offered himself up to the good cause with humor and theatrical gestures on Sunday...


Hear 13 Unreleased Rod Stewart Live Tracks

March 14, 2014

In November 1976, Rod Stewart headed to Europe to tour in support of his new album A Night on the Town. "The band and I were only just getting to know each other," he later told the Daily Mirror. "For about three weeks I was staying out all night. Then...


Faces Reunion? Not So Fast, Ian McLagan Says

December 20, 2013

Although Rod Stewart has talked about the possibility of a Faces reunion in 2015, nobody seems to have told keyboardist Ian McLagan or drummer Kenney Jones. McLagan dismissed the idea of reconvening, telling Uncut magazine, as reported by NME, that...


Song Premiere: Rod Stewart Delivers Blistering 'Maggie May' Live

September 2, 2013

On September 3rd, Universal Music will release a brand new Rod Stewart collection, Rarities, a two-disc set packed with alternative versions of hit songs, non-LP singles, b-sides, studio outtakes, covers (including his takes on the Who's "Pinball...


Jefferson Starship's Pete Sears Reunited With Stolen Bass After 35 Years

May 8, 2013

Pete Sears is a lucky man. Almost 40 years after losing his bass during a concert riot in Germany, he has been reunited with his one-of-a kind instrument made by Doug Irwin and Tom Lieber, the famed luthiers who built guitars for Jerry Garcia of the Grateful...


Rod Stewart, Cee Lo Green Will Sing on 'The Voice'

April 30, 2013

Cee Lo Green will return to The Voice next month to perform, along with Rod Stewart, Pharrell Williams, T.I., Lady Antebellum and Robin Thicke. Green and Stewart will perform on May 8th, according to The Associated Press, while Williams, T.I., Lady Antebellum...


Weekend Rock Question: What Is the Best Rod Stewart Song?

October 2, 2015

Earlier this week, we posted an in-depth feature about Rod Stewart where he talked about his upcoming album Another Country, his ongoing Las Vegas residency, the Faces' recent charity gig and his goal of cutting a reunion album with Jeff Beck. "Jeff,...


A$AP Rocky Wrestles Downside of Fame in 'Everyday' Video

August 26, 2015

A grown-up A$AP Rocky struggles with painkillers, plastic surgery and the passage of time in his new video for "Everyday," the Rod Stewart-sampling cut off his new LP At.Long.Last.A$AP. Dubbed a "Hip-Hop Hollywood Story," the "Everyday" video...


The Playlist: Miguel, Rod Stewart & a Sweet Pavement Rarity

July 10, 2015

1. Miguel feat. Lenny Kravitz, "Face the Sun"Miguel's new Wildheart is a sexy whirlwind of future-soul vibes. This standout track adds a nicely rocking edge to the mix via Lenny's reverbed-out guitar part. Are we gonna go Miguel's way?...


Rod Stewart Guitarist Jeff Golub Dead at 59

January 2, 2015

Jeff Golub, the longtime jazz, blues and rock guitarist who played on albums by Rod Stewart and Billy Squier alongside his own solo work, died on Thursday at the age of 59, according to Jazz Times. While the exact cause of death remains unknown,...


Beck and Jenny Lewis Cover 'Da Ya Think I'm Sexy'

August 22, 2014

"I don't know if this is legal in the city limits of Seattle," said sonic chameleon Beck Hansen onstage during his Wednesday night show in Redmond, Washington. He didn't light up a joint mid-song or take off his clothes during a set-break –...


Faces Keen to Reunite With Rod Stewart

January 9, 2014

Drummer Kenney Jones verified that he had indeed been negotiating a Faces reunion with Rod Stewart and Ron Wood, despite keyboardist Ian McLagan's incredulous comments in December. "We've been talking," the drummer told Billboard on Wednesday. "Woody's...


Rod Stewart Says a Faces Reunion Is Likely

December 5, 2013

Rod Stewart recently told Boston radio station WZLX that the Faces – the bluesy rock group he and current Rolling Stones guitarist Ron Wood joined after they came to prominence together in the Jeff Beck Group – would likely return to the stage...


Black Sabbath Top U.K. Chart for the First Time in 43 Years

June 17, 2013

Black Sabbath have topped the U.K. albums chart for the first time in nearly 43 years, setting a record for the longest gap between Number One albums. The band's latest, 13, entered the Official U.K. Albums Chart in the top spot, 42 years and...


Elton John Dazzles In Intimate Performance to Fight Multiple Sclerosis

May 4, 2013

Last night, Elton John performed at the 20th annual Race To Erase MS benefit in Los Angeles. The event is put on by activist and author Nancy Davis to raise funds and awareness for the fight against multiple sclerosis. It's grown considerably since its...