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Nick Mason On Pink Floyd Feud: “It’s Really Disappointing”

By Michele Amabile | December 11, 2018

Founding Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason has a message for his ex-band mates: Can’t we all just get along? “I don’t think we’re going to tour as Pink Floyd again,” he said in a recent interview. “But it would seem silly at this stage of our lives to still be fighting.” Speaking to Rolling Stone, Mason–who is about to embark…

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Queen Celebrates Another Major Career Achievement

By Michele Amabile | December 11, 2018

Congratulations to Queen! The band–who just announced a second date August 7 at Madison Square Garden–has learned that the song, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” is the most-streamed song from the 20th Century, as well as the most-streamed Classic Rock song of all time with over 1.6 billion streams. “So the River of Rock Music has metamorphosed into streams! Very happy that our…

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Bruce Springsteen Announces New York City Pop-Up Store

By Michele Amabile | December 11, 2018

Attention last minute holiday shoppers: The Jersey Shore Santa Claus is coming to town! This weekend, Bruce Springsteen is giving fans a special holiday treat with the official opening of a Springsteen on Broadway pop-up retail store on December 14 and 15. Presented by Sony Music and Live Nation, the merchandise store will commemorate the final two performances of Tony Award…

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Queen and Adam Lambert Announce Second New York City Date

By Michele Amabile | December 10, 2018

If you missed out on tickets to see Queen and Adam Lambert August 6 at Madison Square Garden, your chances did not bite the dust! The band has added a second date–August 7–and all this week you can win tickets before you can buy them with a special edition of The Boss Ticket Window at 4:30 p.m. with Jeff Rafter!…

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Elton John Celebrates Christmas With Holiday Release

By Michele Amabile | December 10, 2018

Elton John is giving fans a little holiday cheer with the release of a digital holiday EP featuring his original version of “Step into Christmas.” The audio track from the television performance from his December 22, 1973, appearance on the Gilbert O’Sullivan: Welcome to My Show variety program. The s how  was broadcast on the U.K.’s ITV network., and the 1973 single’s…

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Lindsey Buckingham Settles Fleetwood Mac Lawsuit

By Michele Amabile | December 10, 2018

Lindsey Buckingham’s lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac has been settled, he revealed in a recent interview on CBS This Morning. “We’ve all signed off on something,” he said. “I’m happy enough with it.” However, he still is throwing a few verbal daggers at Stevie Nicks, who he feels she had something to do with him being kicked out of the band.…

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John Fogerty Honored at Museum Gala

By Michele Amabile | December 7, 2018

John Fogerty was honored Wednesday night (Dec. 4) at the Seattle Museum of Culture. The former Creedence Clearwater Revival front man was the recipient of the 12th annual Founders Award recognizing artists who have made outstanding contributions to popular music. “I am humbled and honored that MoPoP chose me as the recipient of the 2018 Founders Award,” the 73-year-old Rock…

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Earns Golden Globe Nominations for Best Picture and Actor

By Michele Amabile | December 6, 2018

Congratulations to Rami Malek and the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody for picking up Golden Globe nominations in two major categories! Bohemian Rhapsody is nominated in the top spot for Best Motion Picture – Drama. Malek is up for Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama. Bohemian Rhapsody’s competition for the top honor is Black Panther, BlackKklansman, If Beale Street Could Talk and…

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Flea Announces Partnership with Fender

By Michele Amabile | December 5, 2018

Flea is getting his own signature guitar. The Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist is teaming up with Fender to co-design the Flea Signature Active Jazz Bass. The guitar is available in two colors- Inca silver or shell pink and are built with a custom pickup and active preamp “designed to capture Flea’s hyperkinetic energy both on and off stage.” “It’s…

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Motley Crue Movie Gets Release Date

By Michele Amabile | December 4, 2018

The Motley Crue movie is getting closer to being a reality, as singer Vince Neil revealed an actual release date via Twitter. The film adaptation of Motley Crue‘s biography, The Dirt: Confessions Of The World’s Most Notorious Rock Band, will be released by Netflix on March 22nd, he revealed the news in a tweet on Sunday (December 2nd). “Wow!!! Just left Netflix offices.…

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