Michele Amabile

Foreigner Announces Reunion Show at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

By Michele Amabile | August 6, 2018

Foreigner will play four reunion shows with original singer Lou Gramm, and in a stroke of good fortune one of those dates will be right here in The Garden State. The band will perform what they are billing as a special celebration at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City on Nov. 30. The lineup –dubbed “Double Vision:…

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Ann Wilson on Heart Break: ‘There’s No Feud”

By Michele Amabile | August 6, 2018

Fans of Heart can see the Wilson sisters this Sunday (Aug 12) in two separate locations–Ann at the PNC Bank Arts Center and Nancy at Parx Casino in Pennsylvania. But make no mistake–the two sisters may be touring separately, but there is no beef, says Ann. “Contrary to urban myth there’s no feud between Nancy and I,” she tells Billboard. “We’re…

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Aerosmith Announces Today Show Appearance

By Michele Amabile | July 31, 2018

Get ready to call out of work on August 15, as Aerosmith will be rocking the Big Apple live on NBC’s Today Show. The band will be playing in New York City’s Rockefeller Plaza as part of the morning program’s Summer Concert Series. Tickets are free, but you have to arrive at the show by at least 5 a.m. that…

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Marc Martel of Ultimate Queen Celebration Announces Involvement in Queen Biopic

By Michele Amabile | July 29, 2018

It’s official! Marc Martel–the man behind Ultimate Queen Celebration—took to Instagram to announce that his voice will be featured in the forthcoming Queen biopic–Bohemian Rhapsody. “Vague posts on my socials about clandestine trips to London, and selfies from Abbey Road Studios over the last year and a half, have perhaps been subtle hints to what some of you have already…

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Paul McCartney Returns to The Cavern Club for Surprise Gig

By Michele Amabile | July 27, 2018

It was fabulous and brought back loads of beautiful memories and reminded me of where we started @cavernliverpool #PaulMcCartney #EgyptStation pic.twitter.com/9kUFNCWU6Y — Paul McCartney (@PaulMcCartney) July 26, 2018 Any Beatles fan worth their salt knows this line: “Remember all you cave-dwellers, the Cavern is the best of cellars.” The Cavern Club in Liverpool is legendary in Beatles lore. It’s where the…

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Is Green Day Planning a ‘Dookie” Anniversary Tour?

By Michele Amabile | July 27, 2018

Um, what is going on with Green Day? Band member Tre Cool unveiled something verrrrrrry interesting on Instagram. The Green Day drummer shared a photo with the interesting factoid that for some reason, the guys got together and rehearsed ALL of their 1994 album, Dookie. As in the whole thing. Wait, what? Gibson Unveils New Billie Joe Armstrong Guitar Line…

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Bryce Dallas Howard Joins Cast of Elton John Film

By Michele Amabile | July 26, 2018

Bryce Dallas Howard is tapped for the role of Elton John’s mother in the biopic, Rocketman, Variety is reporting. The Jurrassic World: Fallen Kingdom actress and daughter of director Ron Howard will join the growing cast, which includes Taron Egerton as Elton John, while Jamie Bell is on board as Bernie Taupin, and Richard Madden is playing music manager John Reid.…

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Paul McCartney Facebook Party Reveals Album Details

By Michele Amabile | July 26, 2018

Paul McCartney revealed a few more details about his forthcoming record, Egypt Station, in a Facebook Q&A session broadcast live from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, Liverpool, U.K. The record, due Sept. 7, opens with the sounds of “a [train] station noise…and then a choir swells out of that, so it’s like ‘Heavenly Station’ now…And then it goes into…

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Roger Daltrey Book to Hit Stores in October

By Michele Amabile | July 25, 2018

Roger Daltrey will release his new upcoming autobiography, which is titled Thanks a Lot Mr. Kibblewhite: My Story,  in the U.S. on October 23. The book is named after the strict headmaster of his school, he revealed. Daltrey delves into every detail of his life,  from his birth during World War II through his years as an unruly student, his eventual expulsion from…

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Gibson Unveils New Billie Joe Armstrong Guitar Line

By Michele Amabile | July 24, 2018

Green Day fans can now order their very own Billie Joe Armstrong signature Les Paul Junior from Gibson. Priced at $1,399, the guitars are simple, two-toned models that Armstrong says serve as a “blank canvas” for aspiring musicians can decorate themselves. Eddie Van Halen Unveils ‘Eruption’ Guitar Line “If kids want to sticker it, carve in it, paint it themselves,…

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