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Brian Johnson Memoir

Brian Johnson is putting his epic voice to the page in a new memoir titled The Lives Of Brian. The book, to be released on Oct. 26, promises first-hand recollections of the making of Back in Black as well as other anecdotes from his time with the band.

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More New Tom Petty

For the last couple of months, we’ve been flush with never before heard material from Tom Petty. The Wildflowers and All the Rest album made its debut late last year, accompanied by a new mega-box set of alternate takes. This week some of those songs will be heard individually when the Finding Wallflowers discs from that…

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Roger Waters Not A Drill Announcement

As expected, Roger Waters has announced new dates for his rescheduled “Not A Drill” tour of the US. Unfortunately, none of us will be seeing Roger live for at least a year as the dates begin in 2022. However, the show will kick off in the area on July 6 in Pittsburgh.

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Dave Grohl Biography

In the long career of Dave Grohl, he’s accumulated quite a few stories that are worthy of retelling. He’ll collect those anecdotes in a new memoir scheduled for publication this fall. The tome actually began as the pandemic took hold last March when Grohl began collecting stories for his fledgling Instagram account. The book, titled The Storyteller, will…

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Kurt Cobain Anniversary

Today’s a sad anniversary for rock as it marks the 27th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s untimely death. The singer and foremost progenitor of the early 90s grunge movement who helped to effectively reshape the music landscape, died from a self-inflicted gun shot wound at the age of 27 on April 5, 1994. He joined several…

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Happy Birthday, Angus Young!

On this date in 1955, the duck-walking, schoolboy-uniform clad, and supremely talented guitarist Angus Young made his debut in the world. Although the AC/DC founder is well-known as an Australian, he was actually born in the Scottish city of Glasgow before emigrating down under at the age of 8. In his 66 years thus far,…

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Metallica Cover Album?

Elton John is now on record saying that he’s recently done “something” with Metallica. While we don’t know exactly what Sir Elton would be collaborating with Metallica on, according to Miley Cyrus, its an album of Metallica covers. In an interview, Cyrus let it slip that a Metallica cover album is in the works and…

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Happy Birthday, Steven Tyler!

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler is celebrating his 73rd birthday today! Tyler’s had a few friends publicly acknowledging the anniversary of his birth today, including his Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry, Bebe Buell, Lenny Kravitz, and Slash. Let’s join them in saying Happy Birthday, Steven!

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STP’s Tiny Anniversary

Among the albums celebrating 25 year anniversaries in 2021, Stone Temple Pilot’s Tiny Music….Songs From the Vatican Gift Shop probably isn’t at the top of many people’s favorites list. But this supremely underrated gem of an album will get the deluxe treatment this year with a new reissue sporting unreleased demos, instrumental versions, and alternate takes.…

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New Kansas Live Album

Kansas is back with a new live album! Titled Point of Know Return & Beyond, the new record will feature performances from their 2019 and 2020 live shows celebrating the monumental album from 1977. It will feature 22 songs from 12 sets along the tour, including Point of Know Return in its entirety. The disc currently has…