Universal Music GroupA new Facebook app has been launched in celebration of the release this week of the 35th anniversary reissues of Eric Clapton's classic 1977 album Slowhand. The interactive Fender Tweed Amp application lets users check out various features of the deluxe Slowhand box set, including listening to samples of rare concert performances by the guitar legend that are incl read more ≫
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Facebook.com/PeterFramptonPeter Frampton has shared some information about his 2013 tour plans, and they sound pretty exciting. While no dates have been revealed yet, the rock veteran took to his Facebook page to announce that the trek will be called Peter Frampton's Guitar Circus Tour, and will feature a variety of "surprise guest guitar players." read more ≫
Loud & Proud RecordsMeat Loaf apparently has decided to call it quits as a touring artist and has begun lining up European dates for a farewell trek. The powerhouse singer, who currently is recovering from knee-replacement surgery, has scheduled a series of shows in the United Kingdom and Germany in the spring of 2013, according to his official Facebook page. read more ≫
Courtesy of Paul SimonPaul Simon was among the mourners in attendance Wednesday in Stratford, Connecticut, at the funeral for Victoria Soto, one of the teachers ******** during the horrific mass shooting this past Friday at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
A Fairfield, CT, police officer confirmed to ABC News that Simon was on hand for the service. He performed an acoustic version of his classic Simon & Garfunkel tune "Sounds of Silence" during the memorial. read more ≫
Photo: Penny LancasterAfter more than 40 years as a rock star, with millions of albums sold and many awards and hit singles under his belt, it's safe to say that Rod Stewart has truly made it. But he says there was one particular experience a few years back that really convinced him of that fact, and it had nothing to do with money or album sales. read more ≫