Rankin/RollingStones.comThe upcoming documentary celebrating The Rolling Stones' 50th anniversary will air on HBO sometime in the fall. Larry Lombardo, the cable network's president of programming, made the announcement Wednesday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour in Los Angeles. read more ≫
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A Los Angeles judge Thursday reinstated Katherine Jackson, Michael Jackson's mother, as the guardian of his three children Prince, Paris and Blanket. The kids' cousin, TJ, remains co-guardian.
Judge Mitchell Beckloff told the court that an investigator who was sent to the family's home on Friday came back with a glowing review of the job that Mrs. Jackson, who's 82, is doing in taking care of her grandchildren. read more ≫
Photo: Clay Patrick McBrideFounding Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington will be honored for his career contributions as a songwriter at the 34th annual Georgia Music Hall of Fame Awards Concert and Show. The event is scheduled to take place October 14 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, and will be televised live by the Georgia Public Broadcasting network. read more ≫
Photo: Martyn AtkinsWith Electric Light Orchestra celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, frontman Jeff Lynne is set to return with a pair of new albums in the fall. One set will feature a selection of classic covers and the other will boast rerecorded versions of some of ELO's most popular tunes. Both releases are scheduled to hit stores on October 9. read more ≫