In the wake of George Floyd’s murder and the social justice protests sweeping the country, Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Bon Jovi is releasing a new song, “American Reckoning.” “I was moved to write American Reckoning as a witness to history,” said leader Jon Bon Jovi. “I believe the greatest gift of an artist…

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E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren recently made a virtual appearance as part of Monmouth University’s new online series, What’s Up on E Street? from The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for Music . When asked about the forthcoming E Street Band album, Lofgren said it is one of Bruce Springsteen’s best, stating it’s “as great a record…as…

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Just in time for Ringo Starr’s birthday week celebrations, The Smithereens have released a lost gem with back-to-back Beatles classics. The New Jersey Hall of famers today (July 6) released a 45 RPM of The Beatles’ “Love Me Do” and “P.S. I Love You” featuring original Beatles’ drummer Andy White. Guitarist Jim Babjak, drummer Dennis…

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If you want to celebrate Ringo Starr’s birthday celebration tomorrow (July 7), but somehow can’t access YouTube, there is another way to join in the fun.  Ringo’s Big Birthday Show will be broadcast on AXS TV at 8 p.m. ET, the same time as the YouTube stream. Other Ringo themed specials–including a 7 p.m. repeat showing…

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Ringo Starr will ring in his 80th birthday with a little help from his friends-including Beatles band mate Paul McCartney–with a YouTube concert celebration on July 7. The show will include appearances by  Sheryl Crow, Gary Clark, Jr., Sheila E, Ben Harper, and others. As usual, fans are invited to wish the drumming legend happy…

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It’s official coaster fans! Six Flags Great Adventure is set to open on July 3, with an announcement about Hurricane Harbor set for a future date, the park said today. In accordance with Governor Phil Murphy’s opening guidelines for amusement parks, Six Flags Great Adventure will operate with reduced attendance levels and in preview mode…

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