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KISS’ Paul Stanley Pursued Fame To Compensate For Insecurities

KISS’ Paul Stanley Pursued Fame To Compensate For Insecurities

KISS guitarist Paul Stanley says he pursued fame and became a rock star in an effort to overcome insecurities stemming from a physical deformity called microtia. Stanley spoke candidly about the birth defect in a clip from an interview with Dan Rather from an upcoming episode of the AXS TV series “The Big Interview.” “I…Continue Reading

Woodstock 50 Ticket Sales Reportedly Delayed

Woodstock 50 Ticket Sales Reportedly Delayed

Ticket sales for the Woodstock 50 festival have reportedly been delayed, with no new date announced. Rolling Stone reported that agents have received an email informing them of a delay in the on-sale date for the festival, which is scheduled for August 16-18 in New York. The entertainment magazine quoted from the email: “There is…Continue Reading

Lionel Richie Opens Up About Lessons Learned In Life, Love

Lionel Richie Opens Up About Lessons Learned In Life, Love

In an exclusive interview with People magazine, R&B star Lionel Richie opened up about his relationship with his kids. “With my kids, I know their job is to completely scare me to death,” he begins, speaking of his three children, Nicole Richie, 37, Sofia Richie, 20, and Miles Richie, 24. “I told this to Nicole…Continue Reading

Sheryl Crow Releases Duet With Johnny Cash ‘Redemption Day’

Sheryl Crow Releases Duet With Johnny Cash ‘Redemption Day’

Sheryl Crow has released a video for “Redemption Day,” the lead single from her upcoming album. The track is a duet with late singer-songwriter and guitarist Johnny Cash, who recorded his version of the song before his death in 2003. The music video, directed by Shaun Silva, depicts genocide and environmental collapse. The singer-songwriter and…Continue Reading

John Fogerty Questions Timing Of Creedence Clearwater Revisited’s Final Tour

John Fogerty Questions Timing Of Creedence Clearwater Revisited’s Final Tour

Former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman John Fogerty has questioned the timing of his former bandmates’ announcement that they plan to stop touring as Creedence Clearwater Revisited. CCR drummer Doug Clifford and bassist Stu Cook revealed plans to stop touring just as Fogerty was launching his new Las Vegas residency. “Isn’t that funny?” Fogerty told Rolling…Continue Reading

Styx’ Dennis DeYoung Recording Beatles Tribute Song

Styx’ Dennis DeYoung Recording Beatles Tribute Song

Former Styx frontman Dennis DeYoung has revealed that he is recording a Beatles tribute song for his upcoming solo album. DeYoung said in a post on Facebook that the song title is taken directly from a classic Beatles tune, with the track telling the story of the iconic band’s first appearance on “The Ed Sullivan…Continue Reading