• Burton Cummings Hitting the Road in Canada and Northern US in March and April

    Burton Cummings Hitting the Road in Canada and Northern US in March and April

    Randy Bachman recently announced that he’ll be launching a North American tour in April in support of his upcoming solo album, Heavy Blues, and as it turns out, his former Guess Who band mate Burton Cummings will be on the road at the same time.  Cummings has a series of shows lined up in Mach and April, most of which are in his home country of Canada. The singer/keyboardist’s confirmed itinerary runs from a March 8 concert in Victoria, British Columbia, through an April 20 performance in Regina, Saskatchewan.  The trek also includes four shows in the northern U.S. —… Read more

  • Art Garfunkel Schedules Series of US Shows on East Coast

    Art Garfunkel Schedules Series of US Shows on East Coast

    Art Garfunkel will be returning to the road in the coming month for his first concerts of 2015.  The lauded folk-rock singer will kick things off with a February 27 show in Aventura, Florida, before heading overseas for a European trek that runs from a March 10 performance in Dublin, Ireland, though a March 20 stop in Copenhagen, Denmark. The 73-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer then will return to the States for a series of multi-night stands — March 29-31 in Vienna, Virginia; April 17-18 in Pittsburgh; and April 24-25 in Niagara Falls, New York. After being struggling… Read more

  • Def Leppard Touring Canada in the Spring; Schedules Late-Summer US Dates

    Def Leppard Touring Canada in the Spring; Schedules Late-Summer US Dates

    Def Leppard will kick off its 2015 tour itinerary with a 13-date Canadian leg in April and May, and the ’80s rock legends also have just announced their first U.S. shows of the year — a pair of appearances at summer fairs. The Canadian trek gets under way on April 15 in Penicton, British Columbia, and runs through a May 5 show in London, Ontario.  The outing also includes stops in such major cities as Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Montreal and Ottawa. As for the U.S. concerts, they’re scheduled for August 27 in St. Paul, Minnesota, and September… Read more

  • First Known Color Film of The Beatles to Be Sold at UK Auction on Thursday

    First Known Color Film of The Beatles to Be Sold at UK Auction on Thursday

    An eight-millimeter film of The Beatles at the ABC theater in Blackpool, England, that’s considered to be the earliest known color footage of the band is up for bid as part of a memorabilia auction scheduled for this Thursday in Surrey, U.K.  Shot in 1963, the silent three-and-a-half-minute film shows the Fab Four performing on stage and clowning around and socializing backstage at the venue. The footage was shot by Chas McDevitt, the leader of a popular skiffle group who was on the bill at that evening’s show.  The lot also includes a DVD copy of the flick, a letter… Read more

  • 40th Anniversary Edition of Glen Campbell's "Rhinestone Cowboy" Album Due Out in March

    40th Anniversary Edition of Glen Campbell's "Rhinestone Cowboy" Album Due Out in March

    Glen Campbell‘s music made its biggest impact on the country charts, but many of his songs also became major pop hits.  The singer/guitarist’s biggest crossover success came in 1975, when he topped the Billboard Hot 100 with the title track to his Rhinestone Cowboy album.  Now, an expanded version of the album is scheduled to be released on March 31 in celebration of the record’s 40th anniversary. The CD and digital versions of the reissue will feature five bonus tracks, including a remixes of “Rhinestone Cowboy” and the #11 pop hit “Country Boy (You Got Your Feet in L.A.)” that… Read more

  • Watch Trailer for "Aerosmith Rocks Donington" Concert Film; Steven Tyler Confirmed for Pre-Super Bowl Party

    Watch Trailer for "Aerosmith Rocks Donington" Concert Film; Steven Tyler Confirmed for Pre-Super Bowl Party

    An official trailer for the recently announced Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014 concert film that’s scheduled to be screened in theaters across the U.S. on February 26 has premiered online.  The minute-long clip features a montage of exciting footage from the rock legends’ performance at the U.K.’s massive Download Festival, which took place last June. The video includes segments of performances of such Aerosmith classics as “Sweet Emotion,” “Love in an Elevator,” “Janie’s Got a Gun,” “Walk This Way” and “Dude (Looks Like a Lady).” As previously reported, Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014 will be shown in more than 300 U.S. theaters,… Read more

  • Billy Joel Announces New Concert Dates, Including 24th Show of Madison Square Garden Residency

    Billy Joel Announces New Concert Dates, Including 24th Show of Madison Square Garden Residency

    Billy Joel has announced a bunch of new concert dates for 2015. The Piano Man will make his return to Fenway Park in Boston on July 16, becoming the first artist to perform at the ballpark in two consecutive years.  In addition, on July 25, Joel will play at the M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.  It’ll be his first show in the city in nearly four decades. Billy also has a slew of new shows lined up through the fall.  On September 16, he’ll be playing at the Pepsi Center in Denver; on November 6, he’ll perform at the Toyota… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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