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The Beatles

WATCH: 'Concert For George' Headed to Theaters

In celebration of what would be George Harrison ’s upcoming 75th birthday, the 2002 tribute concert held in honor of the late Beatles guitarist is headed to theaters nationwide. The concert, which was held at London’s Royal Albert Hall a year after Harrison’s passing, was the brain child of his... Read More

Upcoming Rock Releases For March

The month of March will bring a (small) handful of new music releases from Judas Priest , David Byrne , and Stone Temple Pilots , among others; however, the month is once again dominated by archival releases, anthologies, and re-releases. The new LP from Judas Priest , Firepower, is easily the most... Read More
Tom Morello, Jimi Hendrix, Slash, Lenny Kravitz, Chuck Berry

20 Incredible Black Artists in Rock and Roll

We all know that the rock music we love originated from the blues. Of course that genre, like many other musical genres, also came from the heart and souls of African Americans. For most music fans, Jimi Hendrix , Prince , and Chuck Berry are synonymous with rock music and African American rock... Read More
Pete Townshend of The Who

Pete Townshend's First Solo LP Gets 45th Anniversary Reissue

The WHO 's leader/songwriter/guitarist/(sometimes) singer PETE TOWNSHEND issued his first solo album, Who Came First , in 1972, and it marked the beginning of the English musician's parallel universe to that of the already impressive output of The Who. There would be 10 more Townshend solo albums... Read More
Tommy Lee

Tommy Lee Engaged To Actress/Comedian Brittany Furlan

It wouldn't be a complete Valentine's Day without at least one marriage proposal. Actress/Comedian Brittany Furlan announced on her social media, with a heart-shaped diamond ring, that she is engaged to Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee. "Well this certainly beats chocolates!" Furlan wrote. "Say hello... Read More