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Rolling Stones Are Top-Earning Touring Act over U2, Rush

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Credit: Claude GassianThe Rolling Stones are gathering no moss on the road. The self-proclaimed Greatest Rock and Roll Band in the World leads Billboard‘s Hot Tours list having raked in $52 million in box office ticket sales on their Zip Code tour in just six dates this month. Since 2012, The Stones have grossed $320 million on the road, Billboard ... Read More »

The Springsteens to Chair Equestrian Benefit

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Danny ClinchProud parents Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa will support their daughter Jessica‘s journey to the Olympics by heading up a benefit supporting the U.S. Olympic Equestrian team. The Springsteens will serve as honorary chairs for the January 22, 2016 United States Equestrian Team (USET) Foundation’s “Rockin’ Rio” Olympic games benefit in Wellington, FL. “Helping this country’s equestrian athletes and ... Read More »

Joni Mitchell Is “Speaking Well,” Says Conservator, “Not Walking Yet”

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James O’MaraJoni Mitchell‘s website has posted an update on her condition, following comments made by her friend David Crosby Friday. In an interview with The Huffington Post, Crosby commented that Mitchell “took a terrible hit” akin to a traumatic brain injury, suffering from an aneurysm. He also said, “To my knowledge she is not speaking yet.” Mitchell’s conservator, Leslie Morris, ... Read More »

The Grateful Dead’s Fare Thee Well Tour Begins in Santa Clara, CA

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Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicThe four surviving core members of The Grateful Dead — singer-guitarist Bob Weir, singer-bassist Phil Lesh, and drummers Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann — opened their Fare Thee Well tour in Santa Clara, California, at Levi’s Stadium on Saturday night. The band — missing the late Jerry Garcia — was joined by Phish leader Trey Anastasio, Bruce Hornsby and ... Read More »

Chris Squire, Yes Bassist and Co-Founder, Dead at 67

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Photo by Daniel Knighton/Getty ImagesChris Squire, Yes bassist and co-founder has died. He was 67. A few weeks ago, it was announced that Squire had acute erythroid leukemia, which is a rarer form of the more common acute myeloid leukemia. Both are cancers that affect blood cell production. A message on the band’s Facebook page reads, “It’s with the heaviest ... Read More »