Willie Gary and Chubby Checker (Gary, Williams, Parenti, Watson & Gary, P.L.)Attorneys for Chubby Checker have filed a copyright-infringement lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard and its subsidiary Palm Incorporated for selling an app that put a new twist on the term "chubby checker." The software in question, called The Chub read more ≫
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Reprise/WEATom Petty & the Heartbreakers have confirmed their first concert appearance of 2013, a headlining slot at the fourth annual Hangout Music Fest. The three-day event is scheduled to take place May 15-17 on the beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama. read more ≫
PRNewsFoto/Chicago Music, Inc.A new DVD capturing Chicago live during the band's 2011 world tour arrives this week.
The disc captures the band performing some of its biggest hits, including "Saturday in the Park" and "25 or 6 to 4," in venues around the world.
Also included in the package is video footage of the band in rehearsal, as well as behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with founding and current band members, archival photos and more. read more ≫
Photo: Joseph GuayLast Friday night, an impressive lineup of stars, including Elton John, Neil Young, Jackson Browne and Sting, performed at the annual MusiCares Person of the Year gala honoring Bruce Springsteen. Now, a variety of signed memorabilia from that event has gone up for auction on eBay. read more ≫
Vanguard RecordsJohn Fogerty was on hand Tuesday at an intimate, invite-only listening party for his new album, Wrote a Song for Everyone, held at New York City's famed jazz club The Iridium. The two-and-a-half-hour event was hosted by veteran music journalist and TV producer Bill Flanagan, who chatted with the rock legend about each song on the upcoming release, which mostly features re-imagined versions of his memorable Creedence Clearwater Revival compositions recorded as duets with an impressive list of other music stars. read more ≫