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New Beatles Film to Include Unreleased ‘Let it Be’ Footage

By Michele Amabile | January 30, 2019

Today is the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ rooftop concert atop the Apple Records offices in London, and to celebrate the occasion comes the announcement of a a new Beatles documentary using the 55 hours of in-studio footage that were shot in early 1969 for the 1970 feature film “Let It Be.” View this post on Instagram Today is the 50th anniversary…

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Ace Frehley to Gene Simmons on Kiss ‘Firing’: You’re Lying

By Michele Amabile | January 30, 2019

Ace Frehley is firing back against statements made by Gene Simmons accusing him of being unable to perform a full set as a member of KISS. Frehley vehemently denied it in a terse Facebook post, exclaiming “The Gloves Are Off!” “Your slanderous remarks about my bad habits over the years has cost me millions of dollars and now that I’m…

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Bruce Springsteen Goes Guitar Shopping in Boston–With Peter Wolf

By Michele Amabile | January 29, 2019

We have solved the mystery of Bruce Springsteen’s whereabouts at the Sundance Film Festival last weekend for the premiere of the film, “Blinded By the Light.” Bruce was guitar shopping in Boston with Peter Wolf,  of J Geils Band fame. Last Friday (Jan. 25) Springsteen and Wolf sauntered into Mr. Music in Allston to check out some instruments. Wolf is…

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Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour to put 120 Guitars Up for Auction

By Michele Amabile | January 29, 2019

If you ever dreamed of what it would be like to hold the black strat guitar played by David Gilmour on the Pink Floyd classics,”Comfortably Numb,” “Shine On You Crazy Diamond, and “Money,” it’s your lucky day. Gilmour is auctioning off 120 of his iconic guitars this June at Christies’ New York headquarters June 14-19.  The proceeds will benefit his…

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Hell Freezes Over One More Time for The Eagles

By Michele Amabile | January 29, 2019

The Eagles will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the release of the live set, Hell Freezes Over, this March with a vinyl release. The set will mark the historic milestone of the 1994 reunion tour.  Remastered by  remastered by engineer Bob Ludwig,  the record will be reissued as a two-LP set on 180-gram black vinyl, as well as on CD. The set…

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Foreigner to Release Classic 1978 Concert

By Michele Amabile | January 29, 2019

Foreigner will give fans a blast from the past with the release of a new concert film: Foreigner Live at the Rainbow ’78. The film documents a  sold-out show at London’s celebrated Rainbow Theatre on April 27, 1978. Opening with “Long, Long Way From Home,” the set features the hit singles “Feels Like The First Time” and “Cold As Ice,”…

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Keith Richards Teases New Music, Surprise Club Gig, Ahead of Rolling Stones Tour

By Michele Amabile | January 29, 2019

The Rolling Stones are ready to embark on its 2019 North American dates of its ‘No Filter’ tour, and Keith Richards says it’s a perfect opportunity for the group to get together and brainstorm some new tunes. It’s “perfect timing,” he says in a new Rolling Stone interview. “I’m preparing more than anything else, putting material together,” he says of…

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Ringo Starr Announces 2019 Tour Dates

By Michele Amabile | January 28, 2019

Ringo Starr has announced the first round of 2019 North American dates–and it includes one appearance in the Tri-State area. Ringo’s All Starr Band will appear at The Met in Philadelphia on Aug. 14, he announced today. “My dream has always been, and still is, to play great music with great musicians — and I’ve been blessed to have so…

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The Who to Rock Wembley Stadium This Summer; Here is How You Can Order Tickets

By Michele Amabile | January 28, 2019

The Who are going to rock Wembley Stadium in London  this summer with a very special fan-Pearl Jam front man Eddie Vedder. As previously reported, the band will hit the road May 7 in Grand Rapids, Michigan for its orchestral “Moving On!” tour. The Who Announces Madison Square Garden Date; 1071 The Boss Has Your Tickets You can score tickets by…

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Rami Malek Wins ‘Outstanding Performance’ Award for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ at SAG Awards

By Michele Amabile | January 28, 2019

Rami Malek is getting close to that Academy Award win for his performance as Freddie Mercury in the Queen film, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody.’ Malek won the award for outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role for his turn in Bohemian Rhapsody  Sunday (Jan. 27) at the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards. “I thank Queen and Freddie Mercury…I get some power…

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