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Joe Walsh returning to House of Blues Las Vegas this fall

Credit: Andrew MacphersonThis past January, Joe Walsh played a six-show engagement at the House of Blues Las Vegas. Now the longtime Eagles guitarist plans to return to the Sin City venue for three more performances this fall. The newly announced dates are scheduled for September 27, 29 and 30. Tickets for the shows go on sale to the general public …

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Bono gives a shout-out to wounded Rep. Steve Scalise

Paul Morigi/Getty ImagesIt’s not every day you get a personal shout-out on stage from one of the world’s greatest rock bands. But these were special circumstances. Bono offered good wishes to Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise during U2‘s show Tuesday night in Landover, MD. Scalise is recovering from being shot a week ago today in Alexandria, VA, while practicing for a …

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Two together: Stephen Stills & Judy Collins’ duets album to be released in September

Credit: Anna WebberNew details have been unveiled about Stephen Stills‘ upcoming duets album with his former girlfriend, folk legend Judy Collins, the inspiration behind the Crosby, Stills & Nash classic “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes.” The record will be titled Stills & Collins, and will be released on September 22. The album will feature new versions of songs tied into the …

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Hall & Oates adds September shows to US tour dates

Mick Rock/Wolfson EntertainmentDaryl Hall & John Oates, who currently are on tour in North America with Tears for Fears through the end of July, have just announced a series of five new headlining concerts for the fall. The shows run from a September 22 performance in Cedar Park, Texas, through a September 30 gig in Charleston, South Carolina. All of …

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New compilation celebrating Brian Wilson’s solo career due in September

RhinoWhile Brian Wilson is best known for his enduring work as The Beach Boys‘ main songwriter, in recent decades the music legend’s focused mostly on his solo career. Wilson turned 75 today, and coinciding with that milestone comes word that a new compilation titled Playback: The Brian Wilson Anthology, featuring highlights from his solo releases, will hit stores September 22. …

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Madonna to Jeff Bezos: Invest in my home state

Noam Galai/WireImageThe Queen of Pop wants the King of Amazon to help out her home state of Michigan. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos tweeted that he was looking for ideas for a “philanthropy strategy” that would help people the most in the short-term — “at the intersection of urgent need and lasting impact.” Madonna responded that the city of Detroit would …

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Brian May, Pete Townshend join benefit single for London high-rise fire victims; Townshend says he knew victims

Tim P. Whitby/Tim P. Whitby/Getty ImagesThe Who’s Pete Townshend is joining his band mate Roger Daltrey in Artists for Grenfell — the all-star group working on a charity single version of Simon & Garfunkel‘s “Bridge Over Troubled Water” to benefit the victims of the horrific Grenfell Tower fire in London last week that killed dozens and left many more homeless. …

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