Joni Mitchell Makes First Public Appearance Since Suffering Aneurysm Last Year

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Lester Cohen/WireImageOn Saturday, Joni Mitchell made her first public appearance since suffering a debilitating brain aneurysm in March of 2015. According to the 72-year-old singer/songwriter’s official website, Mitchell attended a concert Saturday night by jazz great Chick Corea at Catalina Bar and Grill in Los Angeles. A photo taken that evening of Mitchell with Corea, his wife and legendary jazz …

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Michael Nesmith Says He’ll Perform at Monkees’ L.A. Concert; Hints Show May Be His Last with Group

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Bobby Bank/WireImageAfter rejoining The Monkees for their August 5 concert in Monterey, California, Michael Nesmith has announced he’ll perform with the band at their September 16 show at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. The singer revealed the news in a message on his Facebook page, while also hinting that the L.A. appearance might be the final time he’ll play …

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Roger Waters, Metallica, Nils Lofgren to Perform at Neil Young’s 2016 Bridge School Benefit

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Courtesy of The Bridge SchoolThe lineup has been revealed for the 2016 edition of Neil Young‘s annual Bridge School Benefit Concert, which will include headlining performances by ex-Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters and Metallica, along with Young and his current backing group, Promise of the Real. The two-day event, which will be held October 22-23 at the Shoreline Amphitheater in …

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Alice Cooper Wants You…to Elect Him President

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Guy Prives/RedfernsIf you’re not a fan of either of the major party’s candidate for president, perhaps you’d consider casting your vote for a genuine shock rocker. Alice Cooper recently — and perhaps jokingly — threw his top hat in the ring and launched his own campaign for U.S. president, complete with a special website and merchandise promoting his candidacy. Billing …

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“Pure & Simple” or Pure & Complicated? Dolly Parton Offers Fans Multiple Versions of Her New Album

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Dolly Records/RCA NashvilleDolly Parton‘s publicist recently joked that even though the country legend’s latest album is called Pure & Simple, it’s actually anything but that! While the title refers both to a new song and to the collection’s sparse arrangements, when it comes to the ways you can take it home, there are actually quite a few. Parton’s 43rd studio …

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