‘Sammy Hagar Day’ Coming to California Town
Sammy Hagar is one popular guy in the city of Roseville, Calif. The irrepressible rocker has made such an outstanding contribution to Roseville that the town has decided to honor him by declaring Sept. 15, 2012 Sammy Hagar Day.
Chickenfoot to Re-Release Debut Album with Live Bonus Tracks
Hard rock supergroup Chickenfoot will re-release their 2009 debut album in October as a double disc set featuring live bonus tracks.
Iggy Pop Limited Edition Bobblehead Now Available for Pre-Order
In the inevitable juxtaposition of punk rock and toy collectibles, Drastic Plastic Collectibles have teamed up with Impact Merchandising to announce the release of a new Iggy Pop bobblehead.
Aerosmith Announce Deluxe Edition Contents for ‘Music From Another Dimension’
Aerosmith are getting ready for the release of their hotly-anticipated new album ‘Music From Another Dimension,’ and the rock legends have announced plans for a deluxe version that will contain additional audio and visual content.
Paul McCartney Helps Rescue an Abused Elephant
You can add “animal rights activist” to Paul McCartney’s resume. The superstar singer-songwriter and Knight of the Realm teamed with former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson and PETA to successfully advocate for Sunder, an elephant who was living in deplorable conditions in India.
AC/DC Singer Brian Johnson Launching U.K. Radio Show
AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson will marry his two main passions when he hosts the upcoming radio show ‘Brian Johnson’s Rockers and Rollers’ on BBC Radio 2. The program will run for six weeks and feature Johnson playing a wide selection of his favorite music, as well as a lot of talk about cars.
Joe Perry Says Aerosmith ‘Don’t Really Know’ Who Their New Album Will Appeal to
Aerosmith have been hard at work putting the finishing touches on ‘Music From Another Dimension,’ which the band claim is a return to their roots. The group reunited with classic Aerosmith producer Jack Douglas for their first new album in 11 years, and they’ve been talking it up in the press, but now that it’s nearing release, guitarist Joe Perry says he’s not sure how radio or audiences will res
Bob Dylan Previews New Song ‘Early Roman Kings’
Bob Dylan will release his 35th studio album, ‘Tempest,’ in September, but fans don’t have to wait that long to hear some of the new music. The legendary singer-songwriter has released a preview of one new track, ‘Early Roman Kings,’ in a trailer for the upcoming second season of the Cinemax original series ‘Strike Back.’
Jon Bon Jovi’s Father and Brother Start Saucy New Business
It looks like rock ‘n’ roll isn’t the only business in the Bon Jovi blood. Jon Bon Jovi’s father, John Sr. and brother Matthew Bongiovi have teamed up to market Bongiovi Pasta Sauce, allegedly from a family recipe going back generations.
Kiss Guitarist Tommy Thayer Shares His Funniest Stage Mishaps
Tommy Thayer may fill Ace Frehley’s platform boots in Kiss, but he’s found out first-hand those boots aren’t necessarily made for walking.
The Who Will Honor Ticket Stubs to Canceled Show From 1979
It’s not unusual for touring bands to honor tickets from canceled shows at subsequent re-scheduled dates - unless, of course, those re-scheduled shows take place more than three decades later.