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Styx to Tour U.S. With REO Speedwagon and Don Felder
Styx have listed a new run of U.S. tour dates around their previously announced Las Vegas residency in early 2018, with REO Speedwagon and Don Felder included in their plans once again.
AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Dies
Retired AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young had been suffering from dementia for several years.
David Coverdale Preparing ‘Seriously Whitesnake’ Album
David Coverdale revealed that Whitesnake are preparing a new album for release next year.
Listen to Eagles’ First-Ever Performance of ‘New Kid in Town’
The Eagles have released their first-ever performance of “New Kid in Town.”
Guns N’ Roses Reunion Tour Has Made $300 Million So Far
The latest North American run of Guns N’ Roses’ Not in This Lifetime reunion tour made a total of $53 million in ticket sales, taking the tour’s total over the $300 million mark.
Deep Purple’s ‘Smoke on the Water’ Preserved in DNA
Deep Purple’s classic “Smoke on the Water” has been preserved in DNA for UNESCO’s Memory of the World Archive.
Carl Palmer Says Asia’s Future Is Still Undecided
John Wetton passed away in January after a cancer battle, weeks before Asia were set to tour the U.S. with Journey.
Celebrations of Gregg Allman’s Life to Coincide With Arrival of ‘Southern Blood’
Three events featuring close friends and relatives will take place at locations dear to Gregg Allman's heart.
Tommy Thayer Says Gene Simmons ‘Was Like a Kid’ Working With Bob Dylan
Kiss guitarist Tommy Thayer has revealed the only time he’s ever seen bandmate Gene Simmons’s trademark “center of the universe” attitude fail him.
Peter Frampton Has Apologized to Fan Who Caused Walk-Off
The fan who unknowingly caused Peter Frampton to walk offstage last weekend has received an apology by phone from the singer and guitarist.