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Dave Edmunds Set to Release First Instrumental Album, “Rags & Classics,” in June

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MVD Entertainment GroupVeteran rock guitar whiz Dave Edmunds will be releasing his first-ever all-instrumental album next month. On Guitar…Dave Edmunds: Rags & Classics, which hits stores June 9, features the 71-year-old musician’s interpretations of an eclectic list of songs — everything from Procol Harum‘s “Whiter Shade of Pale,” The Beach Boys‘ “God Only Knows” and Elton John‘s “Your Song” to ... Read More »

David Lee Roth Says Van Halen Will Play CMT Music Awards, Discusses Band’s Wide-Ranging Appeal

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABCThis past weekend, Van Halen‘s current lineup gave its first ever performance at an awards show when it played a rocking rendition of “Panama” to kick off the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Speaking with ABC Radio after the band’s appearance, frontman David Lee Roth revealed that Van Halen also has been tapped to open another awards ... Read More »

Foo Fighters Close Out Letterman’s Final “Late Show” Broadcast with “Everlong”

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Jeffrey R. Staab/CBSFoo Fighters had the honor of closing out David Letterman‘s final Late Show broadcast on Wednesday night. Dave Grohl and company performed “Everlong,” as highlights of Letterman’s 33 years in late night were shown. Letterman noted that “Everlong” holds great meaning for him. The Foo Fighters played it on Late Show when the host returned following heart surgery ... Read More »

New Rod Stewart Album “Another Country” Coming in October

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Credit: Penny LancasterIn 2013, Rod Stewart returned to the charts in a big way with his first album of original song in years, Time. Still on a songwriting roll, the singer’s following that up with another new studio effort, due this fall. AllAccess.com reports that at a presentation by Stewart’s label, Capitol Records, he spoke about the new set, which ... Read More »

Elton John’s Life to Be Turned into a Musical

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ABC/Randy HolmesYou may already be aware that Elton John‘s life is going to become a movie titled Rocketman, with actor Tom Hardy starring as the pop-rock legend. But now, it appears that the life of the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer also will become a stage musical. Theater producer Sally Greene tells British paper The Sun that a musical ... Read More »

Rolling Stones to Play Surprise Concert Tonight in L.A.

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Credit: Brian RasicFollowing rumors that circulated earlier this week, The Rolling Stones have confirmed they’ll perform a surprise club show tonight in Los Angeles. An announcement on the British rock legend’s official website reports that the band will play every song from their classic 1971 album, Sticky Fingers, at the gig, as well as other tunes. Tickets will go on ... Read More »

Paul McCartney’s “Secret Project” with Lady Gaga Revealed

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Kevin Mazur/WireImageBack in February, pop superstar Lady Gaga posted a photo of herself in the studio with Paul McCartney, and announced that they were “working on one of his many secret projects!” Well, now we know what that project is: a new song from an upcoming movie. The new issue of the British magazine Q reveals that McCartney and Lady ... Read More »