classic rock

6 of Paul Simon's Most Poetic Lyrics

Paul Simon owns 12 Grammy Awards, and he’s in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Simon and Garfunkel and as a solo artist. The 78-year-old is also a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, which actually best explains how he achieved the first two honors mentioned. Simon’s poetic...
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'New Sensation' - A First Look at the Restored INXS Concert Film

The familiar intro to “New Sensation” sent the crowd at London’s Wembley Stadium into a frenzy. With no cell phones to distract them, 73,791 people bounced and clapped to the beat provided by a band on fire. INXS is previewing the restored version of its concert film Live Baby Live with a clip of...
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Man Accused of Stealing Unreleased Tom Petty Music

Some big time Tom Petty -related items are back where they belong, including hard drives containing unreleased music. Sources told TMZ a man broke into a storage locker in Los Angeles owned by one of Petty’s former engineers. The man also allegedly swiped guitars, other instruments and guns...
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Why This Guns N' Roses Fan Was Banned From Their Concerts For Life

He’s been to 32 shows, tattooed the band’s autographs on his arm, and named his son Axl, but Rick Dunsford is apparently the last person Guns N’ Roses wants to see at its shows. The Mississippi resident says GNR banned him for life because it thinks he leaked Chinese Democracy demos online...
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Van Halen's 7 Best Songs of the David Lee Roth Era

There aren’t many more rock ‘n roll fan debates that are more polarizing than the David Lee Roth vs. Sammy Hagar eras of Van Halen . We personally loved them both. Roth has the benefit of being the original, but how many replacement singers could have helped keep the band relevant through the rest...
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In Honor of John Lennon's Birthday, 10 Memorable Post-Beatles Songs

They probably didn’t realize it at the time, but The Beatles were churning out more material in the sixties than can be reasonably expected of a rock band. And despite releasing twelve studio albums in less than a decade as the Fab Four, John Lennon , Paul McCartney , George Harrison and Ringo...
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The Eagles Announce Elaborate 'Hotel California' Tour

The Eagles are taking one of their classic albums on the road. Following a sold-out, three-night run in Las Vegas, the band announced it will bring its Hotel California show to more cities. Each concert will start with a set of the 1976 album in its entirety, accompanied by a 46-piece orchestra and...
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Elton John Reveals He Was '24 Hours Away From Death' in New Memoir

Elton John is opening about his near-death experience after being diagnosed with prostate cancer a few years ago. In his shocking new memoir, Me: Elton John , the 72-year-old discloses he was “24 hours away from death” after developing complications from prostate surgery in 2017, in new excerpts...
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Steve Perry Promises More New Solo Music

It’s been a year since Steve Perry returned with new music, and the former Journey singer says he’s not done yet. Perry thanked fans for their support of Traces – his first solo album in more than two decades – and said there’s more to come, including Christmas music. “TY for ur support &...
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Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, and More Remember Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker , the iconic drummer behind the band Cream , passed away this weekend at the age of 80 after spending the week in the hospital. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote Sunday morning . "Thank you to everyone for...
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