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Iron Maiden Announce 2016 ‘Book Of Souls’ Tour

Fresh on the heels of their top-selling, new double album, The Book Of Souls, Iron Maiden have announced their 2016 world tour.

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REO Speedwagon’s Gary Richrath Dead at 65

The band’s longtime guitarist, songwriter and singer died on September 13, 2015. He authored their biggest hit, “Take it on the Run”

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Keith Richards Documentary ‘Under the Influence’

The Rolling Stones may have wrapped up their most recent flurry of activity with the end of their Zip Code tour back in July, but that shouldn’t leave fans feeling bereft. After all, Keith Richards releases his third solo album,

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New Collection From The Beatles?

The Beatles have taken to social media to promote a surprise new collection coming this fall.

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Blue Skies Ahead: ELO Returning!

Jeff Lynne has announced that ELO is returning, signing a global deal with Columbia Records.

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Who Singles Box Vol 3 Hits 10/30

Singles from 1967 – 1973 when The Who became true international superstars are included in this upcoming collection from Universal Music Enterprises

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Who Postpone First Four Shows on U.S. Return

The Who has postponed four shows that began the fall leg of their The Who Hits 50! farewell tour and canceled their set at the iHeartRadio Music Fest.

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Janis Joplin Doc Coming To Theaters, PBS (Update)

Director Amy Berg’s Janis Joplin documentary will have a limited theatrical run before it shows on the PBS American Masters series in the near future

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Black Sabbath Announce Final Tour (Update)

\Calling it The End, Black Sabbath founding members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler announced the first dates of a farewell tour. No Bill Ward?

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Tower Records Doc Hits Theaters 10/16

The powerhouse record industry chain Tower Records is the subject of this documentary film by actor and music lover Colin Hanks that hits theaters this fall.

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