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Woodstock “Anniversary Week’ with Ringo Starr, Santana, Announced

By Michele Amabile | February 20, 2019

Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band are on board to headline a week of shows at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the original Woodstock, promoters announced. Starr will perform on Aug. 16. Santana, Arlo Guthrie and Edgar Winter–who all appeared at the original 1969 festival at Yasgur’s Farm–will also appear at what’s being…

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Go Behind the Scenes of the Elton John Biopic ‘Rocketman” with Taron Egerton (Video)

By Michele Amabile | February 19, 2019

Elton John is giving fans a behind the scenes sneak peek of his biopic, Rocketman, today with a clip of Taron Egerton singing one of his iconic songs. In the clip, Egerton (who portrays Elton) is in a recording booth performing “Tiny Dancer.” The clip also contains interviews with Egerton, director Dexter Fletcher and music producer Giles Martin. Watch the Trailer for Elton…

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See The New Trailer for the Mötley Crüe biopic, ‘The Dirt’ (Video)

By Michele Amabile | February 19, 2019

Netflix has just dropped the trailer for the Mötley Crüe biopic The Dirt, and it’s a crazy ride. “I had managed the Scorpions, Bon Jovi, Skid Row, Kiss,” says Breaking Bad actor David Costabile’s  Doc McGee says in the trailer. “But I had never been through what Mötley Crüe  put me through.” The clip is a first look at Machine Gun Kelly as…

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Steve Miller Band Announces Summer Tour

By Michele Amabile | February 19, 2019

Steve Miller is hitting the road, and it includes a stop in the Tri-State Area. The 35-date summer trek — “An Amazing Evening of Original American Music: Classic Rock Meets Classic Country”–will kick off June 13 in Des Moines, Iowa with a July 24 stop planned for Pier 17 in New York City. Miller will also head out on a brief spring…

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Queen + Adam Lambert Will Rock The Oscars on Sunday

By Michele Amabile | February 18, 2019

Queen will rock the Academy Awards ceremony this Sunday, the Motion Picture Academy announced today. The performance—with Adam Lambert on vocals for the late Freddie Mercury–will frame an evening where the biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody, is up for several awards, including best actor for Rami Malek, who portrayed Mercury in the movie. Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?…

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Listen to Unreleased Tom Petty Track from Forthcoming Compilation (Audio)

By Michele Amabile | February 17, 2019

The long-delayed Tom Petty compilation, The Best of Everything, will now arrive on March 1, and fans are getting an early taste with the premiere of an unreleased song, previewed on Petty’s YouTube channel. The song–“For Real”–speaks of Petty’s love for music, and is available on digital and streaming platforms. “I did it for real, would’ve done it for free,” the…

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Bruce Springsteen Influenced Movie, ‘Blinded By The Light,’ Gets Summer Release Date

By Michele Amabile | February 17, 2019

The Bruce Springsteen inspired film Blinded By the Light has been given a theatrical release date, Warner Brothers Records announced. The film–which debuted last month at the Sundance film festival, will hit theaters August 14, 2019. Bruce Springsteen Skips Sundance Premiere of ‘Blinded By the Light’ Directed by Gurinder Chadha (Bend it Like Beckham), the movie follows the adventures of a…

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Rip Her to Shreds: Debbie Harry Announces New Memoir

By Michele Amabile | February 16, 2019

Blondie front woman is going to tell all in a new memoir, titled Face It, due in 2020, she tells Rolling Stone. The book, she says, will tell the story of the band from her “warped little perspective.” “It’s such a long period of time, and there’s so much to tell, that I couldn’t really isolate a lot of little…

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Beatles For Sale–Fisher-Price Announces New Toy Line (Photo)

By Michele Amabile | February 15, 2019

The Beatles will now be immortalized as a collectible line of Fisher-Price toys, the company announced yesterday (Feb. 14). John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr – will be featured in a $19.99 four-pack in the style and costume of 1968 animated film Yellow Submarine. “The Little People Collector line reflects the adorable styling of our beloved Little…

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Aerosmith Walk of Fame Ceremony Postponed Due to Severe Weather

By Michele Amabile | February 15, 2019

Aerosmith’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony was postponed yesterday (Feb. 14) due to severe weather. The group was scheduled to receive a star on the famed walk, but Mother Nature had other plans. “FOLKS, WE TRIED TO GET OUR STAR TODAY…BUT [IT’S] UNDERWATER AND WE FORGOT OUR SCUBA GEAR!!” Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler wrote on Twitter. “NEW DATE FOR @HWDWALKOFFAME…

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