Photo: Mark McCallMany Van Morrison fans probably were excited about the announcement Wednesday that Warner Bros. Records is planning to release deluxe reissues of the legendary singer/songwriter's classic 1970 album Moondance on September 30. However, Morrison himself is apparently pretty ticked off about it. read more ≫
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Photo: Ash NewellAfter wrapping up the 2013 edition of the Midwest Rock 'n Roll Express Tour with REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent back in May, Styx continued to play headlining concerts around the U.S. until mid June. Now the veteran rockers are ready to return to the road for a lengthy series of North American dates.
The band has more than three dozen upcoming shows on its itinerary, which kicks off tonight in Bismarck, North Dakota, and stretches all the way through a December 29 performance in Waukegan, Illinois. read more ≫
Eagle Rock Entertainment; Phillip V. CarusoThe Rolling Stones just ******* up their 50 and ******** Tour last Saturday in London, but now the rock legends have something new to celebrate. Crossfire Hurricane, the 2012 documentary commemorating the band's 50th anniversary, has scored four nominations for this year's Primetime Emmy Awards. read more ≫
RCA/Legacy RecordingsRare, unedited video and audio of two of Elvis Presley's last concerts are set to be auctioned off on July 27 at a memorabilia sale in Santa Monica, California. The five tapes feature about three-and-a-half hours of professionally filmed black-and-white footage, including performances from the late rock 'n' roll icon's shows on June 19 and June 21, 1977, in Omaha, Nebraska, and Rapid City, South Dakota, respectively. read more ≫