Michele Amabile

Motley Crue Bassist Nikki Sixx Throws Support to the “Me Too” Movement

By Michele Amabile | March 21, 2019

The stories of Motley Crue and groupies –heavily detailed in the book, The Dirt–is legendary, but bassist Nikki Sixx says that despite all of that, he is a supporter of the #MeToo movement. In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Sixx says that he stands “100 percent” behind the movement. “I think we’re in a very great time for equality…

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Paul Stanley Takes KISS Fans Backstage in New Book

By Michele Amabile | March 21, 2019
Paul Stanley

Are you ready to go backstage with Paul Stanley of KISS? Stanley’s new book, Backstage Pass, will publish on April 30, but you can pre-order it now. The Star Child’s latest book, the follow-up to his page-turning memoir Face The Music, delves deeper into the world of rock and roll, with more stories from the road. As an added bonus,…

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Phil Collins Announces Madison Square Garden Date (Video)

By Michele Amabile | March 21, 2019

Phil Collins is very much alive, and to prove it he is coming back for a new round of U.S. dates–including a stop at Madison Square Garden. Collins will bring his “Still Not Dead Yet Live!” tour to The Garden on Oct. 6 (That’s a Sunday!) Will Phil Collins Reunite with Genesis? The shows will kick off Sept. 23 in…

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Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus Coming to New Jersey Theaters April 1-4 (video)

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

The Rock and Roll Circus is coming to town! From April 1 to April 3, theaters will host a special screening of The Rolling Stones classic film, Rock and Roll Circus, featuring The Who, John Lennon, Eric Clapton and Jethro Tull. A supergroup  comprised of Keith Richards, Lennon, Clapton, Mitch Mitchell and Yoko Ono, The Dirty Mac, rounds out the…

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Eddie Money Returns: Get Ready for ‘Real Money’ Season 2

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

It’s Official: Eddie Money’s reality show on AXS TV, Real Money, will return on Sunday, May 5. The new season will kick off with more adventures from the Money clan, starting with a  family reunion in New York with Eddie’s brothers and sisters. As the season progresses, we’ll see the crew playing a sold-out concert in Detroit, going on a…

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Bruce Springsteen Archival Film Footage Added to Asbury Music & Film Festival

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

Bruce Springsteen is giving his fans a treat at the Asbury Music & Film Festival next month. The  Asbury Park Music & Film Festival(APMFF) and the Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music at Monmouth University will present The Bruce Springsteen Archives taking place at the Paramount Theatre on Saturday, April 27 at 4 p.m. The film will give festival goers an opportunity to see rare film footage from the…

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March Madness Continues: Rob Acampora of The Rob and Wendy Show Had Two Winning Predictions and Shares the Rest of His Bracket

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

By Thursday night 64 teams Will start playing for the NCAA men’s basketball title, and by now you already have your bracket by your desk and you’ll be following along on your computer to see who wins the early games. I opened on Tuesday with winning predictions of Fairleigh Dickinson and Belmont, and as you may have seen on Tuesday…

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Bon Jovi Talks New Album, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction, in New Interview

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

Day one, song one. That’s a wrap. Who’s excited? pic.twitter.com/5sJnHsTlAX — Bon Jovi (@BonJovi) March 14, 2019 If you want to hear the new Bon Jovi album, you need access Jon Bon Jovi’s bat phone. “It is just a collection of songs but I am very happy with what I have. So now, the question is putting them up and…

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It’s On: Woodstock 50 Lineup Announced

By Michele Amabile | March 20, 2019

It’s Official: Woodstock 50 has unveiled the full lineup, and it includes artists that performed at the original rock festival, promoters announced on Tuesday (March 19). I’m honored to join @BobWeir, @mickeyhart and @BKreutzmann with @deadandcompany as they return to Woodstock 50 years after performing there as part of @GratefulDead.⚡️💀🌹 pic.twitter.com/7AhJqFhPJf — John Mayer (@JohnMayer) March 20, 2019 Confirmed acts…

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Sammy Hagar Announces Season Five of ‘Rock and Roll Road Trip’

By Michele Amabile | March 19, 2019

Sammy Hagar is ready to take another Rock and Roll Road Trip on his AXS TV show. The new season will feature interviews with he Doors‘ Robby Krieger, REO Speedwagon, Rick Springfield and drummer Jason Bonham, who is a member of Hagar’s current group The Circle. Bonham is set for an episode celebrating drummers, including journeyman stick man Kenny Aronoff. “I am so proud…

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