BillyJoel.comSure, a few of Billy Joel's songs have been featured in Glee, and "Allentown" was in The Hangover 2, but other than that, you don't hear many of The Piano Man's hits in movies, TV shows or commercials these days. But that's all about the change, thanks to a new initiative to introduce new audiences to his catalog. read more ≫
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Epic/Legacy RecordingsMichael Jackson's Thriller was the biggest album in music history, but the late King of Pop -- though he wasn't known by that nickname at the time -- managed to follow it up in grand style. Twenty-five years ago today -- on August 31, 1987 -- his album Bad was released. read more ≫
Photo by Larry MaranoFounding Bad Company and Free frontman Paul Rodgers will sing the National Anthem on September 10 before the New York Mets' home game at Citi Field against the Washington Nationals. The rocker's performance will take place in conjunction with a special promotional event called "Hooves on First," a partnership between the Mets and the Seraphim12 Foundation that will promote the humane treatment of horses. read more ≫
RollingStones.comThe Rolling Stones are preparing special deluxe box sets focusing on The Brussels Affair. The 1973 concert album was first released last November exclusively as a digital download to kick off the band's official bootleg series.
Three versions of the Brussels Affair Box Set can now be preordered, and are slated to be shipped on or about November 16. read more ≫