Michele Amabile

Aerosmith Announces ‘Aerosmith World’ Residency in Las Vegas

By Michele Amabile | August 15, 2018

Aerosmith revealed details of the worst kept secret in rock with the announcement of the band’s 2019 “Deuces Are Wild” Las Vegas residency this morning on NBC’s Today Show. “We decided to do Vegas. Viva Las Aerosmith,” front man Steven Tyler exclaimed on the live broadcast. “First we are going to move there. Then we are going to go shopping…

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Beatle Sons Unite on Instagram; Sean Lennon Joins PBS Series

By Michele Amabile | August 15, 2018

Picture yourself scrolling Instagram and seeing this photo! Sean Lennon shared a treat on his Instagram page with a cute snapshot of himself and Paul McCartney’s son, James, with the caption: “Peekaboo.” Paul McCartney Surprises Fans at Capitol Records Event First of all, it is uncanny how both men resemble their famous fathers-John Lennon and Paul–but it also begs the…

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Steve Perry Drops New Song; Announces Album Details (Listen)

By Michele Amabile | August 15, 2018

This is not a drill! Steve Perry is releasing a new record, Traces,  in October and is giving fans a taste with a brand new song. The former Journey front man shared his lead single, “No Erasin’,” off his 10-song comeback album, and took to social media to explain how it all came to fruition. “Years ago, I disappeared. There…

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Billy Joel and Def Leppard Jam at Fenway

By Michele Amabile | August 14, 2018

Billy Joel  had a special guest this weekend in Boston: Joe Elliott from Def Leppard! Joe jumped on stage last Friday night at Fenway Park for a rendition of “Pour Some Sugar on Me,” from the album, Hysteria. Billy loves having special guests in the mix at his shows. Bruce Springsteen recently joined The Piano Man at Madison Square Garden.…

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Lyndsey Buckingham Announces Tri-State Tour Dates

By Michele Amabile | August 14, 2018

Lindsey Buckingham may not be a part of Fleetwood Mac’s forthcoming tour, but he isn’t remaining idle. Buckingham is hitting the road for a North American tour in support of a new collection, Solo Anthology – The Best of Lindsey Buckingham, described in a press release as a “comprehensive record of his illustrious career.” The tour will launch on Oct. 7, with…

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Steve Perry Returns

By Michele Amabile | August 14, 2018

First he was spotted at American Idol. Then he was spotted singing in the studio with Toad The Wet Sprocket. So: Where in the world is Steve Perry now? We may have the answer! The former Journey vocalist is suddenly verrrry active on social media, firing up his Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts with a handwritten message:  “I know it’s Been…

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Phil Collins Reveals Origin of Early Drum Sound in New Interview

By Michele Amabile | August 13, 2018

Just how did Phil Collins come out with that big drum sound he is known for? In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Phil gives all the credit to former Genesis frontman Peter Gabriel. Phil says the drum sound materialized in a recording session for “Intruder.” Gabriel nixed the idea of having cymbals on the track, as he wanted the…

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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Announces Bob Dylan Tour Stop

By Michele Amabile | August 13, 2018

Mark your calendars! The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City will present an evening with Bob Dylan on Nov. 17. Dylan recently released the set, “Live 1962 – 1966: Rare Performances from The Copyright Collections,” digitally and on CD through Columbia Records/Legacy Recordings. The album features recordings from the artist’s coffeehouse era (Gerde’s Folk City, 1962), his 1963 breakout…

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Paul McCartney Surprises Fans at Capitol Records Event

By Michele Amabile | August 9, 2018

Paul McCartney was a surprise guest in Los Angeles Wednesday (Aug. 8) at Capitol Music Group’s fifth annual Capitol Congress at the Hollywood Arclight theater, Variety reports. During the event–which kicked off with opening remarks by Universal Music Group Chairman & CEO Sir Lucian Grainge–the former Beatles icon made an appearance on Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast. He  subsequently presented with the Capitol Icon Award by…

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Stevie Nicks Coming Back to ‘American Horror Story’

By Michele Amabile | August 7, 2018

Stevie Nicks will appear in the upcoming eighth season of American Horror Story, creator Ryan Murphy announced on Twitter. Nicks–who portrayed The White Witch in the “Coven” season–will join Jessica Lange, Taissa Farmiga, Gabourey Sidibe, Lily Rabe, and Frances Conroy. Season 8 will be a crossover between the “American Horror Story” seasons “Murder House” and “Coven,” which were the first and third…

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