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ZZ Top Extends Tour Into June

ZZ Top have extended their '2017 Tonnage Tour' dates into June. The first leg of the tour was announced last fall. The new dates, which begin in Amarillo, Texas on May 12, wrap up June 10 with another Texas stop in Frisco. There are eight Texas shows in all, which, as the press release announcing the extra Tonnage dates points out, is purely intentional.More »

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Bowie Fans Crowdsourcing London Statue

Fans of David Bowie are hoping to pool their resources to construct a new tribute to the artist in London. The tribute would come in the form of a lightning bolt similar to the one which Bowie famously painted on his face. The effort aims to raise just under one million pounds and would see the bolt constructed near Bowie's home in the Brixton area of London.More »

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Roger Waters Adds 11 Tour Dates

Roger Waters has added 11 dates to his previously announced tour. The run, named the Us + Them North American Tour, is set to kick off May 26 in Kansas City and wrap up on Oct. 28 in Vancouver. The run will come in support of Waters' forthcoming new effort Is This The Life We Really Want?More »

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David Bowie Won Big At BRIT Awards

David Bowie was a posthumous big winner at the recent BRIT Awards. The event took place in London and the rock legend won Best Male Solo Artist and Album of the Year for Blackstar.More »

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KISS Lose The Makeup For Oregon Military Fundraiser

KISS offered up a rare makeup-free performance during a recent fundraiser for a military charity. The appearance came earlier this week at the "All-Star Salute To The Oregon Military" which helped raise money for a $20 million new Oregon Military Museum.More »

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Band Mates, Family Members Tribute Butch Trucks

Band mates of the late Allman Brothers drummer Butch Trucks paid tribute to the icon during a private memorial concert earlier this week. The event took place at the Cox Capitol Theatre in Macon, Georgia and featured a host family members and collaborators from throughout Trucks' career.More »

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Bon Jovi Set New Attendance Record In Nashville

Bon Jovi has reportedly broken the attendance record for fans at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The appearance came earlier this month as part of the band's This House Is Not For Sale tour. Total attendance for the night peaked out at 18,514.More »

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Paul Stanley Shoots Down Original KISS Reunion

If you were hoping for a reunion of the original members of KISS anytime soon, you're out of luck says Paul Stanley. "No," Stanley told Billboard when asked about a potential reunion. "And that's not coming from any place of animosity. I sang on Ace's [Frehley] most recent album and did a video with him."More »

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Blondie Announce London Roundhouse Show

Blondie has revealed plans for a headlining performance at London's Roundhouse. The performance will come in support of their forthcoming new release Pollinator, which is due out on May 5. In addition to the gig announcement, the band also released a new single off of their upcoming album, titled "My Monster." The new single features guitarist Johnny Marr.More »

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Paul McCartney Records With Ringo Starr

Paul McCartney has reportedly hit the studio with Ringo Starr. The legendary drummer shared a photo of the pair in the studio together where they were also reportedly joined by Eagles legend Joe Walsh.More »

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