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MusiCares Announces Auction With Items by David Lee Roth, Pete Townshend and More

By Michele Amabile | January 22, 2021

MusicCares annual charity auction, which traditionally coincides with Grammy Awards festivities, is now a virtual event for 2021, with items courtesy of The Who’s Pete Townshend, David Lee Roth, Queen‘s Brian May, Bob Dylan, Billie Eilish, Foo Fighters, Chris Cornell, Motley Crue‘s Nikki…

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Ann Wilson Debuts New Single (Video Below)

By Michele Amabile | January 22, 2021

Ann Wilson is releasing a new song today (Jan. 22) , “Tender Heart,” with an accompanying video on her YouTube channel. “‘Tender Heart’ came out of a personal struggle, but quickly evolved into a greater,…

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‘Light of Day’ Foundation Announces Virtual ‘Winter Love Fest’

By Michele Amabile | January 21, 2021

Light of Day Winterfest usually takes place in January, but due to the pandemic this year the event has been moved to a season of love–Valentines Day Weekend. The festival–a benefit raising funds and awareness…

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The Kinks’ ‘Lola’ to be Presented as One Man Virtual Show

By Michele Amabile | January 21, 2021

If you are itching for some semblance of live theater mixed with rock and roll, one man will satisfy that craving with a virtual one-man show presentation of The Kinks classic, 1970 album Lola Versus Powerman…

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The Edge’s Best Guitar Moments: Ranked

By Michele Amabile | January 20, 2021

U2 guitarist The Edge’s biggest guitar moments on record are being celebrated by Guitar.com. Topping the list is “The Fly” from U2’s 1991 album, Achtung Baby. Rounding out the top 3 were  “Bullet The Blue…

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Rush’s Geddy Lee to Make Virtual Appearance at VSO Fundraiser Next Month

By Michele Amabile | January 19, 2021

Add Geddy Lee of Rush to the list of artists popping up in virtual events. The iconic Rush bassist will appear as part of  Canada’s Vancouver Symphony Orchestra that will be streamed TheConcertHall.ca on February 18 starting…

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Sammy Hagar and the Circle Honor Frontline Heroes with David Bowie Cover (Video)

By Michele Amabile | January 18, 2021

Sammy Hagar and the Circle are honoring frontline workers and the memory of David Bowie with the release of their cover of “Heroes.” The video features Hagar, bassist Michael Anthony, drummer Jason Bonham and guitarist Vic Johnson — gracing a…

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Bruce Springsteen to Perform at Presidential Inauguration

By Michele Amabile | January 15, 2021

Bruce Springsteen is set to rock the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden on Jan. 20, Variety reports. Springsteen will be joined by Foo Fighters, John Legend. Each will perform from remote locations and will be…

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Mick Fleetwood Sells Songs Royalties to BMG

By Michele Amabile | January 14, 2021

Mick Fleetwood is the latest member of Fleetwood Mac to cash in on his song catalog. Fleetwood is following in the footsteps of Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham, selling his recording royalties to BMG. “This…

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Def Leppard Opens Virtual Museum (Video)

By Michele Amabile | January 14, 2021

Def Leppard’s got a photograph–lots of them—and they are going to be on display with other artifacts from the band’s history with the launch of a virtual museum. Dubbed the “Leppard Vault,” the band is…

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