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WATCH: Paul McCartney on ‘The Daily Show,’ ‘The Tonight Show’

Paul McCartney is currently in the middle of a mini-press tour for his new song “Hope For The Future,” appearing on The Daily Show and The Tonight Show, and spoiler alert: He’s ridiculously charming. More...

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Opening For The Who On North American Tour

As if her upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction isn't enough, Joan Jett has more good news to share. More...

Elton John To Marry Longtime Partner David Furnish

Elton John and longtime partner David Furnish will apparently be walking down the aisle this weekend in England. More...

Brian Johnson Hadn’t Sang "In Anger" Five Years Before Recording ‘Rock Or Bust’

For those that have heard AC/DC’s new album Rock Or Bust, you know that Brian Johnson can still wail after all of these years, but he was definitely nervous when he met up with the rest of the band when they recorded the album. More...

Work From Dylan, Cooper, Reed Headed Into Grammy Hall of Fame

Songs by Alice Cooper ("School's Out") and the late Lou Reed ("Walk on the Wild Side") and albums by Bob Dylan ("Blood on the Tracks") and Neil Young ("Harvest") are among the 27 new entries into the Grammy Hall of Fame. More...

Joan Jett on Heading Into The Rock Hall

It's fair to say Joan Jett was overjoyed at the news she and her band, the Blackhearts, will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next April in Cleveland. More...

Illness Forces The Who To Postpone Final UK Shows

The Who Hits 50! tour has hit hard times early on. More...

Billy Joel 2014 MSG Shows Gross $24M

The first year of Billy Joel’s residency at New York City’s Madison Square Garden was rather successful, to say the least. More...

WATCH: Bob Seger On ‘Late Show With David Letterman’

As David Letterman winds down his time as host of the Late Show, he’s definitely pulling out all the stops when it comes to his guests. More...

David Bowie Shot Down Coldplay Collaboration

In what would surely have been one of the bigger rock collaborations in recent memory, Coldplay’s Chris Martin talked recently about reaching out to David Bowie to lend some guest vocal, but Ziggy turned him down! More...

Mick Jones Talks Foreigner’s New Live Album

Out today (December 16) is "The Best of Foreigner 4 & More," a new live album from the current lineup of Foreigner that digs deep into the band's seminal 1981 "4" album while also including other favorites such as "Feels Like the First Time," "Cold As Ice" and "I Want To Know What Love Is." More...

2015 Rock Hall Induction Class Announced

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's class of 2015 will include Lou Reed, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band along with Green Day and R&B singer Bill Withers. More...

David Gilmour Makes Surprise Live Appearance, Performs “Wish You Were Here”

Those in attendance at London’s Earls Court this past Saturday to see Bombay Bicycle Club got an incredible surprise when Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour joined the group on stage. More...

Rolling Stones Auctioning Signed Jeep For Charity

Want to drive a jeep signed by all four Rolling Stones? You can do it by bidding for a 2014 4x4 Jeep Renegade at CharityBuzz.com. More...

Alleged Phil Rudd Hit Man Says He Was Hired As A Bodyguard

The man thought to be AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd's intended hit man has spoken out to deny the story -- although he's not identifying himself yet. More...

Iron Butterfly Reuniting, Maybe Making New Music

Iron Butterfly is apparently getting back to Gadda. More...

AC/DC Unveil More World Tour Dates

After releasing just three tour dates a few days ago, AC/DC have begun rolling out more shows set for 2015. More...

Sting Extending His Run On ‘The Last Ship’

Sting made his debut on his musical The Last Ship this past week, and it must’ve went well, because he’s extending his stay on the production. More...

Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon” Back In Top 20 of Billboard 200 Chart

A recent shake-up with how the Billboard 200 album chart is determined has launched Pink Floyd’s classic Dark Side of the Moon back into the top 20. More...

Joe Perry On His New Christmas EP

The new "Joe Perry's Merry Christmas" EP did not come out of the blue for the Aerosmith guitarist. More...

AC/DC Announce First Shows Of 2015

It's not quite the full-fledged tour reveal fans have been hoping for, but AC/DC has made its first three concert announcements for 2015. More...

Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble Top Rock Hall Fan Vote

If the fans have their way, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next April in Cleveland. More...

Cook, Clifford Release Statement About Lawsuit Against Fogerty

The recent trademark violation suit brought on by former Creedence Clearwater Revival members Stu Cook, Doug Clifford and Tom Fogerty’s widow Patricia against John Fogerty has definitely caused some confusion. More...

DLR Unveils New Holiday Song, World Rejoices

David Lee Roth has beaten Santa to the punch and delivered Christmas early to all of his fans the world over. More...

AC/DC’s ‘Rock Or Bust’ Sells 172k Copies In First Week

The first week for AC/DC's new album "Rock or Bust" was not quite as triumphant as it was for its predecessor, 2008's "Black Ice." More...
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