Pearl Jam Want Politicians Aligned With Gun Lobby ‘Thrown Out’

The band tweeted to the fans today concerning the school shooting in Parkland Florida that killed 17, “We’re done with ‘leaders’ who refuse to lead on commonsense gun safety laws,” they wrote. “It’s time to #ThrowThemOut. We deserve to live in a country where children live free from gun violence […]

Metallica to Receive Polar Music Prize

It’s the Nobel Prize of music and Metallica is receiving it this spring. The award recognizes international excellence in music. The prize also comes with $126 thousand which the band will donate to “All Within My Hand” an organization that helps via food band donations and workplace education. Polar Music […]

Yes Is Re-Releasing “Fly From Here” With Trevor Horn On Vocals

Yes Is Re-Releasing “Fly From Here” With Trevor Horn On Vocals Like Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull and a few other classic bands Yes is turning 50 this year. They have the tour to celebrate and an interesting re-release, the Trevor Horn produced “Fly From Here” which now will feature Horn […]

Jimmy Page Says Zeppelin Is Dead but Expect Archival Live album

As for any further new activity from Led Zeppelin Page told Planet Rock “I very much doubt it,” You’ve just got to face facts. We’ve gone past the 10th anniversary of the O2 [show], where we managed to do one serious concert. That’s the only thing that we’ve done for […]

Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson On Fame, Being Called Jethro & his Walking Dead Son In Law Andrew Lincoln

The band is set to celebrate their 50th anniversary this year. It all started for Jethro Tull in 1968 and the latest line-up will be touring the world this year. Check out dates at jethrotull.com. A few days ago I had a chance to talk to Ian Anderson on the […]

Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton Has Parkinson’s Disease – Exits Tour

We just got a press release this morning stating that the longtime guitarist for the band was first diagnosed with the early stages of Parkinson’s 10 years ago. It reads, “from then until recently Glenn has lived his life as the great heavy metal guitar player he has always been, […]

New Huey Lewis & The News Musical Will Feature All The Hits

When You look at some of the best musicals based around pop acts like Abba, Billy Joel or Foreigner sometimes the common denomitor is great, catchy, mostly feel good driving tunes. Who does that better than Huey Lewis and the News? The bands music will be the theme of a […]

No Styx Reunion Dennis DeYoung To Celebrate “Grand Illusion” 40th Anniversary

Former Styx lead singer Dennis DeYoung is in a celebratory mood. He just announced a 40th anniversary present for fans of their classic “The Grand Illusion” LP. The singer plans to perform the album in its entirety on a tour that starts tomorrow The tour is called “Grand Illusion 40th […]