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Michael Des Barres Talks New Documentary, Sex Pistols Cover, and Playing a Killer on 1071 The Boss

By Michele Amabile | June 24, 2020

On July 13, 1985, Michael Des Barres took the stage in Philadelphia facing the largest televised audience ever to front The Power Station, a super group which included Duran Duran members Andy and John Taylor,…

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Def Leppard, Motley Announce New Stadium Dates For 2021

By Michele Amabile | June 18, 2020

Ready for some good news? The Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Poison and Joan Jett tour is back on for 2021. The group shared the new dates today on social media, including a rescheduled show at…

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Wish Ringo Starr Peace and Love on His Birthday–Personally

By Michele Amabile | June 16, 2020

Ringo Starr’s 80th birthday is coming up on July 7, and this year the iconic Beatle drummer is giving fans a chance to score a cool present. One lucky winner will have the opportunity to…

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Beatles “Get Back” Documentary Delayed

By Michele Amabile | June 15, 2020

Bad news for Beatles fans hoping to get an alternate look at The Beatles Let It Be recording sessions–the documentary won’t be released until late next summer.  Peter Jackson‘s much-anticipated Beatles documentary, The Beatles: Get Back, had been…

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Metallica Announces New Online Series

By Michele Amabile | June 11, 2020

The country may be opening up, but Metallica is still practicing social distancing with the unveiling of new virtual content coming to a computer near you. The heavy metal titans will kick off a new…

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Doobie Brothers Perform Socially Distant Version of ‘Listen to the Music’

By Michele Amabile | June 10, 2020

The Doobie Brothers may have to wait a little longer to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and their 50th Anniversary tour may stretch well into 2021 with rescheduled tour dates, but…

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New Jersey Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2019-2020 Nominees

By Michele Amabile | June 9, 2020

New York Giants Quarterback Eli Manning, actors Danny Aiello and John Amos , concert promoter John Scher, and musical entertainers Cissy Houston, Paul Anka, George Benson, and Mary Chapin Carpenter are among 50 nominees for…

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The Beatles Get a Beetle Named After Them

By Michele Amabile | June 8, 2020

Move over hornets–the beetles are taking over your headlines. A newly discovered species of cave beetle has been given the taxonomical name Ptomaphagus thebeatles, according to a paper published in Brill.com. The beetle –now officially a…

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Tawny Kitaen Remembers Iconic Whitesnake Video

By Michele Amabile | June 6, 2020

Whitesnake is set to release its new trilogy of albums “Red White and Blues,” featuring remastered recordings from the band’s expansive catalog, with “The Rock Album” arriving on June 19. Featured in the first release…

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Rolling Stones, Elton John Top Forbes List of Wealthiest Celeb Musicians

By Michele Amabile | June 4, 2020

Not all musicians took a hit in the wallet due to Covid-19. Forbes just released its round-up of wealthiest musical acts, with The Rolling Stones, Elton John, The Eagles and Bon Jovi topping the lists.…

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