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“Roadies” Soundtrack, Featuring John Mellencamp, Jackson Browne, Lindsey Buckingham, Available Digitally Now

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Stardog Records/Republic RecordsJohn Mellencamp, Jackson Browne and Fleetwood Mac‘s Lindsey Buckingham are featured on the official soundtrack to the Showtime series Roadies, which was just released digitally and will be available for purchase as a physical album Friday, September 2. The record is made up almost entirely of new live performances by various artists, many of whom made cameo appearances …

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So Sweet: Patti LaBellle Launches Five New Desserts at Walmart

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Monica Morgan/WireImage Patti LaBelle is expanding her dessert line at Walmart after the sweet success of her signature sweet potato pies. The Grammy-winning singer has created five new desserts that’ll be available exclusively at Walmart starting Tuesday. The delectable lineup includes Patti’s Good Life Peach Cobbler, Berry Cobbler, Apple Cobbler, Apple Pecan Cake and Sweet Potato Loaf. According to People …

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Lindsey Buckingham, Prince Guitarist Wendy Melvoin Featured on Upcoming Empire of the Sun Album

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Samir Hussein/Getty ImagesFleetwood Mac‘s Lindsey Buckingham and guitarist Wendy Melvoin of Prince‘s old band The Revolution are among the artists who have contributed to Two Vines, the upcoming album by Australian alternative electronic group Empire of the Sun. The band’s third studio album is scheduled for an October 28 release, and can be pre-ordered now at iTunes, Amazon and Empire …

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Proving It All Night: Bruce Springsteen Plays His Longest US Concert Ever

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Credit: Danny ClinchBruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are two shows through a three-concert engagement at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, and so far, the run of dates has been one for the record books. According to the respected Springsteen fan site Backstreets.com, the Boss’ gig on Thursday night clocked in at just under four hours, making …

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Allman Brothers Spinoff Band Les Brers Extend 2016 US Tour into Fall

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Credit: Kirk WestThe new Allman Brothers Band spinoff group Les Brers has added a series of five fall dates to their previously announced U.S. tour itinerary. The new shows, which all take place in the Northeast, kick off on October 12 in Brooklyn, New York, and run through an October 16 concert in Westbury, New York. Les Brers also have …

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Barbra Streisand Sings with “Donald Trump” on “The Tonight Show”

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Andrew Lipovsky/NBCBarbra Streisand stopped by The Tonight Show Thursday to plug her new Broadway tribute album, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway. and while there, she joined “Donald Trump” — played by host Jimmy Fallon — for a duet on “Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better.” Fallon, in character as the Republican presidential nominee, opened the song by promising …

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Check Out Eagles Bassist Timothy B. Schmit’s Rootsy New Solo Tune “Red Dirt Road”

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Courtesy of MSO PRSince founding Eagles singer/guitarist Glenn Frey‘s death this past January, the band’s remaining members have focused on various other musical endeavors. Bassist Timothy B. Schmit recently announced plans to release a new solo album called Leap of Faith in September, and a song from the record titled “Red Dirt Road” has now premiered on the Rolling Stone …

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Born to Read: Bruce Springsteen Unveils Video Preview of Forthcoming Memoir

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Simon & SchusterBruce Springsteen is giving fans a look at the first copy of his upcoming autobiography, Born to Run, via a video that premiered Thursday on his official Twitter feed and Facebook page. The 23-second clip shows a pair of unidentified hands flipping backwards through the pages of the book, which will be published on September 27. The post …

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Listen to Unreleased Led Zeppelin Song, “Sunshine Woman,” Online Now

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Atlantic/Swan SongThe Wall Street Journal‘s website is hosting an exclusive stream of a rare 1969 Led Zeppelin song called “Sunshine Woman” that will be featured on the upcoming compilation The Complete BBC Sessions, which will be released on September 16. The track is one of eight previously unreleased tunes included on the record, which is an expanded version of the …

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Elton John to Kick Off UK’s Apple Music Festival

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ABC/Randy HolmesThe 2016 edition of the U.K.’s annual Apple Music Festival lineup has been announced, and the star-studded concert series will get underway September 18 with a show by Elton John. The 10-night festival takes place at The Roundhouse in London and runs through September 30. The eclectic list artists who also will be performing includes Alicia Keys, Britney Spears, …

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