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Stevie Nicks’ Latest Album, “24 Karat Gold: Songs from the Vault,” Scores Top 10 Debut

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Warner Bros. RecordsStevie Nicks new solo album, 24 Karat Gold: Songs from the Vault, has had a glittering debut on the Billboard 200 chart. The collection of newly recorded studio versions of unreleased songs dating back to earlier in the Fleetwood Mac singer’s career bowed at #7, after selling 33,000 copies. The new album’s premiere fell one slot shy of ... Read More »

New Joni Mitchell Compilation Inspired by Abandoned Ballet Project Arriving Next Month

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RhinoJoni Mitchell has put together a career-spanning, four-CD retrospective of her music titled Love Has Many Faces: A Quartet, a Ballet, Waiting to Be Danced that will be released on November 17. The 53-song collection initially was compiled for a planned dance production focusing on the aspects of love that was to have been put on by Canada’s Albert Ballet, ... Read More »

The First Museum Exhibit to Feature Jerry Garcia’s Artwork Has Opened in Grenoble, France

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PRNewsFoto/GarciaWeirGallery.comLate Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia‘s artwork went on display as part of a museum exhibition for the first time ever this past Friday, at Le Magasin contemporary art center in Grenoble, France. A selection of the guitar legend’s paintings are appearing alongside the work of other musicians who have delved into the art world in an exhibit titled “Art ... Read More »

Bob Seger Celebrates Release of New Album, “Ride Out,” with Appearances on “Kimmel,” “Ellen”

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Capitol RecordsBob Seger‘s latest studio album, Ride Out, hit stores today, and to celebrate its arrival, the Michigan rocker will be making the TV talk show rounds. The 69-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will be the musical guest on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! this evening and also will perform on the syndicated Ellen DeGeneres Show Thursday. On the ... Read More »

Cheap Trick Joins Lineup for Little Kids Rock Charity Event

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Cheap Trick UnlimitedCheap Trick is among the artists who have joined the lineup for the 2014 edition of the annual Little Kids Rock gala, which will be held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on October 23. The fundraiser is produced by E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt and his wife — and fellow Sopranos cast alum ... Read More »

David Byrne to Perform with Alicia Keys at NYC Charity Event

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Paul R. Giunta/Getty ImagesDavid Byrne‘s new collaboration pairs him with an unlikely partner. Billboard reports that the former Talking Heads frontman will be performing with pop superstarr Alicia Keys at her annual Keep a Child Alive Black Ball event. In addition to benefiting Keep a Child Alive — the organization co-founded by Keys to provide HIV treatment to children orphaned ... Read More »

Deep Purple’s Ian Paice Shares Memories of “Astounding” Jon Lord Tribute Concert

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earMUSIC/Eagle Rock EntertainmentThis past April, Deep Purple and a variety of other well-known musicians gathered at London’s famed Royal Albert Hall to take part in a special concert paying homage to the band’s founding keyboardist Jon Lord, who died in 2012 at age 71 from complications of pancreatic cancer. The show was held in conjunction with the 2014 edition of ... Read More »