Michele Amabile

Ozzy Osbourne and Elton John Team Up for New Track (Listen Below)

By Michele Amabile | January 10, 2020

Ozzy Osbourne and Elton John teamed to record the title track of Osbourne’s forthcoming album, Ordinary Man. Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, who worked on the album with producer Andrew Watt and Guns N Roses bassist Duff McKagan, dished on the collaboration with Yahoo.com that Sir Elton was the first and only choice to tinkle the ivories for…

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David Lee Roth Busts out Van Halen Songs at Las Vegas residency (Watch videos)

By Michele Amabile | January 9, 2020

David Lee Roth honored Elvis Presley on the week of what would have been his 85th birthday by donning a wig for during a performance of the Van Halen classic, “Unchained.” Roth kicked off his residency in Las Vegas at the House of Blues on Wednesday night with a set that included “Panama,”  “Atomic Punk,” “Jump” and “Jamie’s Cryin’”, as…

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David Bowie Rarities Set for Release

By Michele Amabile | January 9, 2020

Three years ago this Friday (Jan. 10) marks the anniversary of David Bowie’s passing, and his estate is honoring his memory with the release of  David Bowie Is It Any Wonder? The six-song digital EP will be released one track at a time in weekly installments over a period of six weeks. The first track, a previously unreleased 1996 version…

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Aerosmith to Perform at the Grammy Awards

By Michele Amabile | January 8, 2020

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards are going to get a rock and roll infusion, as Aerosmith is set to take the stage at the ceremony taking place  Sunday, Jan. 26 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The four-time Grammy-winning band first performed on the Grammy stage in 1991. This year, they are appearing as the MusiCares Person of the…

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Ozzy Osbourne Releases New Video

By Michele Amabile | January 7, 2020

Ozzy Osbourne has released a new video from his forthcoming album, Ordinary Man, on YouTube. The track–“Straight to Hell”–features a guest appearance from Guns N Roses guitarist, Slash.  The album features producer Andrew Watt on guitars, Guns N Roses’ Duff McKagan on bass and Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ Chad Smith on drums. Ozzy is set to rock Madison Square Garden on June 22. Watch Below:  

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Rod Stewart and Cheap Trick Announce Summer Show at PNC Bank Arts Center

By Michele Amabile | January 7, 2020

Rod Stewart is hitting the road this summer with Cheap Trick, and the trek includes a stop at the PNC Bank Arts Center on August 11, he announced today. The two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducted singer/songwriter will be joined by special guests Cheap Trick on the 21-date tour. Stewart’s big announcement comes just in time for his…

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Billy Joel Announces Show Number 76 at Madison Square Garden

By Michele Amabile | January 2, 2020

Billy Joel is launching into 2020 with the announcement that he will perform his 76th consecutive show at Madison Square Garden on May 2. Nearly 42 years after his first performance at the Garden, the May 2020 show will mark his 122nd lifetime performance. Another fun fact: every show is a sell-out and over one million tickets have been sold…

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Ozzy Osbourne Spins the Holiday Hits

By Michele Amabile | December 24, 2019

Ozzy Osbourne wants you to have a little rock around your Christmas tree if you’re still wrapping presents tonight, and has taken the liberty of creating his very own special holiday playlist. For your listening pleasure, DJ Ozzy has selected 36 tracks, including:AC/DC,  Judas Priest‘s Rob Halford, Korn, and Black Label Society, as well as classics such as John Lennon and Yoko Ono‘s “Happy Xmas (War…

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Revisiting Ozzy Osbourne and Jessica Simpson Christmas Collaboration – Producer Breaks Silence

By Michele Amabile | December 20, 2019

Way back in 2003, MTV decided to give its viewers a Christmas present with “The Osbourne Family Christmas Special,” a holiday show that promised to take ““holiday specials to a bizarre new level.” With a guest list that included then newlyweds Dave Navarro and Carmen Elektra with a  group reading of “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” featuring an all-star cast…

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Elton John, Rolling Stones, Queen Lead Top Concerts List of 2019

By Michele Amabile | December 12, 2019

Classic Rock bands dominated StubHub’s most in-demand concert tickets of 2019, according to a release. Elton John‘s Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, which launched in September 2018 and will continue through December 2020, tops the list with the most tickets sold,  with The Rolling Stones No Filter tour taking the No. 2 spot.  Queen, who hit the road in the…

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