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Robert Plant, Elvis Costello Featured on New Album by Bluegrass Great Ralph Stanley

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Ed Miles/Nonesuch Records; Andy GottsRobert Plant and Elvis Costello have been known to explore American roots music on their own albums, and now the two Rock and Roll Hall of Famers are featured on the latest record by arguably one of the genre’s most influential artists, bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley. Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow, which was ... Read More »

Barbra Streisand Makes History by Going Platinum for the 31st Time

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PRNewsFoto/Columbia RecordsPlatinum is a girl’s best friend. The Recording Industry Association of America has officially certified Barbra Streisand‘s all-star duets album Partners for sales of a million copies, making it the 31st platinum album of her career. Streisand now has the most platinum albums of any female recording artist in the RIAA’s history, and that’s not the only record she’s ... Read More »

Listen to Unreleased “Physical Graffiti” Reissue Mix of Led Zeppelin’s “Houses of the Holy”

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Image Courtesy of Atlantic/Swan SongLed Zeppelin has offered up their first taste of the unreleased material that’ll be included on the deluxe editions of the forthcoming reissue of their 1975 double album, Physical Graffiti, which will be released February 24. A rough mix of “Houses of the Holy” premiered earlier on Tuesday exclusively at The track is slightly shorter ... Read More »

Watch Queen’s Roger Taylor Drumming at Legendary Led Zeppelin Recording Space Headley Grange

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Credit: Neal PrestonHeadley Grange is a private English residence where Led Zeppelin recorded some of its most famous songs. It’s the place where Jimmy Page came up with “Stairway to Heaven,” and where John Bonham recorded the legendary drum beat for “When the Levee Breaks.” In a new video shared by sample library Spitfire Audio, Queen‘s Roger Taylor is shown ... Read More »

Strong Ratings for Lifetime’s Whitney Houston Biopic

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LifetimeLifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic pulled in strong ratings Saturday night. Whitney, directed by Angela Bassett, premiered to 4.5 million viewers. The one-hour special that followed it, Bobby Brown: Remembering Whitney, featuring an interview with the late singer’s ex-husband, was seen by 4.1 million. Later that night, Lifetime drew 3.2 million viewers for Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances. That special ... Read More »

Journey Schedules Las Vegas Residency at The Joint This Spring

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Credit: Jane RicheyFollowing in the footsteps of KISS, Santana, Motley Crue, Guns N’ Roses and Def Leppard, Journey is set to become the latest famous rock act to play a Las Vegas residency at The Joint, the venue inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The veteran Bay Area band has scheduled a nine-show run that will stretch from April 29 ... Read More »

Newly-Released Madonna Album Track Listing Reveals a Guest Appearance by…Mike Tyson?

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Interscope RecordsOver the years Madonna has collaborated with everyone from Babyface to Justin Timberlake to Britney Spears to Lenny Kravitz, but her latest collaboration may be her strangest ever. A song on her upcoming album, Rebel Heart, features a guest appearance by infamous ear-biting ex-heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson. According to the album’s track list, which was revealed on iTunes ... Read More »

Watch Cartoonish Video for KISS’ New Collaborative Single with Female Japanese Pop Group

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Live Nation EntertainmentKISS has collaborated with the cartoonish all-female Japanese pop group Momoiro Clover Z on a new single titled “Yumeno Ukiyoni Saitemina,” which will be released on January 28. Now, an over-the-top video for the tune has premeired on and YouTube. The clip features both animated and real-life versions of KISS and the anime-inspired Japanese collective facing off ... Read More »