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Celebrate the Holidays With Eric Clapton

By Michele Amabile | November 13, 2018

It’s the holiday season, and Eric Clapton is getting in the spirit with a new Christmas album! Released last month,  Happy Xmas, is a collection of 14 songs includes with covers of many holiday standards including “Merry Christmas Baby, “Jingle Bells,” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.”  Santa Slowhand even offers a new song, “For Love on Christmas Day.” I…

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Neil Young’s Home Destroyed in California Fires; Flea Evacuated

By Michele Amabile | November 12, 2018

Neil Young turns 73 today, but it is not a happy birthday as he reports his home was destroyed in the wildfires devastating California. “California is a paradise for us all. A gift. We are sad to not be able to defend it against Mother Nature’s wrath,” he shared on his Archives website. Neil Young Announces Live Acoustic Album from…

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Ringo Starr Books Arrives This Fall; New Tour Dates Announced

By Michele Amabile | November 12, 2018

Are you ready for another round of Ringo Starr? The iconic Beatle drummer will publish his third book–titled Another Day in the Life–in a limited “collector’s edition” in December.  A hardcover edition will be available in wide release next April. The book follows his previous offerings– Postcards From The Boys (2003) and Photograph (2013). The latest book will include previously unpublished photographs, captioned with…

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Aerosmith Guitarist Joe Perry on the Mend, says rep

By Michele Amabile | November 11, 2018

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is on the mend. Perry is “awake, doing well” in the hospital after collapsing in his dressing room after performing with Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden Saturday night (Nov. 10). A source close to Perry tells TMZ that a source close to the 68-year old axeman shared that he was having lung congestion issues affecting his breath…

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Aerosmith Guitarist Joe Perry Hospitalized After Performing with Billy Joel at MSG (Video)

By Michele Amabile | November 11, 2018

Aersomith lead guitarist Joe Perry was carried out of Madison Square Garden shortly after performing with Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden Saturday night (Nov. 10), according to TMZ. #Repost @billyjoel ・・・Billy with tonight’s special guest Joe Perry! photo: @myrnasuarezphoto pic.twitter.com/rVMtRLXR7m — Joe Perry (@JoePerry) November 11, 2018 Perry–who is scheduled to perform with Aerosmith in Las Vegas for a…

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Richie Sambora to Play Free Show in Toms River

By Michele Amabile | November 2, 2018

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Sambora will perform a free concert with Stranger Things star Gaten Matarazzo of the show, Stranger Things, the Ocean County Prosector’s office announced today (Nov. 2). View this post on Instagram ‼️ JUST ANNOUNCED ‼️ NOVEMBER 15th!! Come out to support a great cause! Get your tickets at the RWJ Barnabas Health Arena…

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Bruce Springsteen Announces ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ Album

By Michele Amabile | November 2, 2018

Merry Christmas, Baby! Bruce Springsteen will release the audio version of his Broadway show, Springsteen on Broadway, on Dec. 14, he announced today. The show will be available as a two CD set, four vinyl albums, or via digital streaming. The album will drop the day before the final show (Dec. 15)  on Broadway and its Netflix release. The lead…

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Fleetwood Mac Adds Two Area Dates to 2019 World Tour

By Michele Amabile | November 1, 2018

Fleetwood Mac announced new tour dates today, and it’s good news for us! The group has added two area shows in New York and Philadelphia. The band will make a stop March 18 at Madison Square Garden and March 22 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The group is already scheduled for MSG on March 11, the Prudential Center…

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Queen Will Get a Tribute Next Week on the ABC Show, ‘The Goldbergs’

By Michele Amabile | November 1, 2018

With the new Queen movie, Bohemian Rhapsody, set to debut in theaters on Friday (Nov. 2), the hit ABC show The Goldbergs have their own tribute ready to roll. On next Wednesday’s (Nov. 7) episode, executive producer Adam F. Goldberg will pay homage to the late Freddie Mercury with a new episode, “Bohemian Rap City.” “Anyone who grew up with…

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Jimmy Page Announces New Fender Signature Guitar Line

By Michele Amabile | November 1, 2018

The Good News: Jimmy Page and Fender Guitars are recreating his famous 1959 Fender Telecaster for a new line available to guitar enthusiasts. The Bad News: It’s for next year, so that super cool holiday gift idea has to wait a beat. Just in time for the celebration of Led Zeppelin’s 5oth anniversary celebrations, the guitar company will release four…

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