Michele Amabile

Foreigner Announces Las Vegas Residency

By Michele Amabile | August 1, 2019

Foreigner is the latest band to announce a new residency in Las Vegas, with ten shows set for 202o. The band is set to debut this winter at the Venetian Theatre on Jan. 24 for a run through Feb. 1, and again April 17 through the 25th. Tickets are going on sale August 9 at 10 a.m. PT, including VIP…

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Former Yes Front Man Jon Anderson Talks New Album, Yes, and Asbury Park Show with 1071 The Boss (Interview and Video)

By Michele Amabile | July 30, 2019

Former Yes frontman Jon Anderson is celebrating the release of his new album, “1,000 Hands,” with a special show this Friday in Asbury Park at the Paramount Theatre, and he called in to chat about it with 1071 The Boss mid-day air personality Michele Amabile for a quick chat. The new album, he shared, was 30 years n the making,…

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Queen Reaches Huge YouTube Milestone on YouTube: Hits One Billion Views (Video below)

By Michele Amabile | July 22, 2019

Congratulations to Queen, as the video for their classic hit, “Bohemian Rhapsody” has just been certified as the oldest clip on YouTube to amass one billion views. Brian May and Roger Taylor are celebrating the news by teaming  up with Universal Music and YouTube/Google to create a  newly digitally remastered version of the original clip, which premiered on “Top of the…

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New Exhibit, ‘Woodstock: Fifty Years Down the Road’ Debuts Today at Newark Grammy Museum Experience

By Michele Amabile | July 18, 2019
Photo Credit: GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center

A new photographic essay celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock is set to debut today (July 18) at the Grammy Museum Experience at Prudential Center in Newark. “Woodstock: Fifty Years Down the Road”, includes over  40 original photographs shot by festival photographer Henry Diltz. The exhibit will be on display through Oct. 6. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® in Los Angeles,…

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Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen Nominated for Emmy Awards

By Michele Amabile | July 16, 2019

Congratulations to Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen, who were both nominated for Emmy Awards today. McCartney was nominated for his participation in Carpool Karaoke: When Corden Met McCartney Live from Liverpool, while Springsteen was nominated for Outstanding Variety  Special for “Springsteen on Broadway.” McCartney’s participation in the James Corden segment also received three more nods for Outstanding Writing for a…

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New Bruce Springsteen Exhibit With Rare Artifacts and Photos to Debut in Freehold (Rare photos)

By Michele Amabile | July 16, 2019

Just in time for Bruce Springsteen’s 70th birthday comes a new exhibit, “Springsteen: His Hometown,” opening September 29 at The Monmouth County Historical Association (MCHA), located in Freehold. “Springsteen: His Hometown” will display over 150 unique items featuring selections from both the Monmouth County Historical Association and The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music at Monmouth University, according…

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Steve Van Zandt Talks ‘Possibility’ of New E Street Record

By Michele Amabile | July 15, 2019

E Street Band member Steve Van Zandt is still on the road supporting his newest album, “Summer of Sorcery,” but he reveals in a new interview that his schedule may be a bit bare after it wraps in the fall. The reason, he tells The Wrap, is the recent revelation that Bruce Springsteen has a new album’s worth of material…

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Bruce Springsteen Returns to The Stone Pony Summer Stage with Southside Johnny, Garry Tallent

By Michele Amabile | July 7, 2019

Bruce Springsteen returned to The Stone Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park Saturday night (July 6) as a two-time special guest, first with E Street Band bassist Garry Tallent and then again for a seven-song stretch with Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes. Springsteen–donning a Yankees cap and checking out the show casually from the side of the stage–first joined…

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Eddie Money Cancels Remaining 2019 Tour Dates

By Michele Amabile | July 5, 2019

Eddie Money is canceling the remainder of his 2019 tour due to a complication from heart valve surgery, TMZ reports. Money–who stars in the AXS TV reality series, Real Money–developed pneumonia after undergoing a heart valve procedure. Money underwent surgery via doctor’s orders after experiencing shortness of breath onstage at a Memorial Day concert. The “Two Tickets to Paradise” singer…

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Skateboarding Film Set For Jersey Shore Film Festival Premiere in Asbury Park (Trailer below)

By Michele Amabile | June 28, 2019

The Jersey Shore Film Festival continues through Sunday, and a film screening tomorrow at the Berkeley Oceanfront in Asbury Park features some very familiar locations from Asbury Park and Deal. Virgin Blacktop: a New York skate odyssey,” directed by Charlie Samuels, is billed as a ” coming-of-age story about a super funky crew of suburban, skateboard loving  New York City…

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