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Deluxe Version of Cream’s Debut Album, “Fresh Cream,” Due Out Next Month

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UMeToday marks the 50th anniversary of the U.K. release of Cream‘s debut album, Fresh Cream, and coinciding with the milestone comes news that a deluxe, expanded edition of the record will hit stores on January 17. The deluxe Fresh Cream will feature three CDs and a Blu-ray Audio disc, as well as a 64-page hardcover book that includes new notes …

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Phil Lesh, Gov’t Mule Among First Artists Confirmed to Play 2017 Lockn’ Festival

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Courtesy of Lockn’ FestivalFounding Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh and Gov’t Mule, the group fronted by ex-Allman Brothers Band guitarist Warren Haynes, are part of the initial lineup of the 2017 Lockn’ Festival, scheduled for August 24-27 at Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, Virginia. Lesh is slated to perform with two different groups during the fifth anniversary event, his Phil …

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Watch Kate Moss Channel Elvis Presley in Video for New Orchestral Version of “The Wonder of You”

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PRNewsFoto/Legacy RecordingsAn official video for the enhanced rendition of the late Elvis Presley‘s “The Wonder of You” that appears on the recently released album of the same name premiered online Friday. The black-and-white clip stars British supermodel Kate Moss, who is shown alternately lip-synching the song and sultrily posing while wearing a series of glamorous dresses. The video was shot …

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Madonna Honored at “Billboard” Magazine’s Women in Music Gala in New York City

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ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty ImagesMadonna was honored as Billboard‘s Woman of the Year at the publication’s annual Women in Music Gala in New York City on Friday. The Queen of Pop said she’s determined to fight for women’s rights, perhaps even as an elected official. On the red carpet, Madonna told Billboard, “For me… [since] Hillary Clinton…it’s really important to make a …

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“Peace” Offering: Neil Young’s New Studio Album, “Peace Trail,” Released Today

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Reprise RecordsNeil Young latest studio album, Peace Trail, gets its release today. The 10-track collection was recorded at famed producer Rick Rubin‘s Shangri-La Studios and includes contributions from legendary session drummer Jim Keltner and bassist Paul Bushnell, whose has worked with John Fogerty, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Phil Collins and many other artists. Young co-produced the album with John Hanlon, …

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Madonna’s “Rebel Heart Tour” Concert Doc Airs Tonight

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Credit: Joshua BrandaoIf you weren’t lucky enough to be in the audience for Madonna‘s latest tour, you now have the chance to watch it from your couch. The singer’s concert documentary, Madonna: Rebel Heart Tour, airs tonight on Showtime. A trailer for the film features clips of Madonna performing some of her greatest hits amidst costume changes, stage acrobatics and …

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Sting Among Stars Who Will Perform on “The Voice” Finale

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Credit: Eric Ryan AndersonSting has signed on to perform on The Voice‘s season 11 finale. The former Police frontman is among the guest stars who will take the stage during the second night of the NBC competition show’s two-part season-ender, airing on Tuesday, December 13, at 8 p.m. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will be singing “I Can’t …

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Tom Petty to Embark on 40th Anniversary Tour

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Samir Hussein/Getty ImagesOne month ago today marked the 40th anniversary of the release of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers‘ self-titled debut album, also marking the birth of the legendary rock band. Now, they’re hitting the road for an anniversary tour. Tom Petty himself made the announcement last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, though it was a little …

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Heart’s Ann Wilson Says Band’s First-Ever Show at Royal Albert Hall Was “a Beautiful Night”

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Eagle Rock EntertainmentLast week, Heart released a new concert video and album called Live at the Royal Albert Hall, which documents the band’s first-ever concert at the historic London venue. The show, which took place this past June, features the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers playing a set that included many of their memorable tunes, plus lesser-known gems and …

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