Category Archives: Music News

Chrissie Hynde Shares How New Bob Dylan Songs Inspired Cover Series

Chrissie Hynde Shares How New Bob Dylan Songs Inspired Cover Series

In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde revealed how she was inspired by Bob Dylan’s new songs to bring out her eight-part “Dylan Lockdown Series.” Hynde said the folk legend’s recent song “I Contain Multitudes,” off his 39th LP, Rough and Rowdy Ways, was the major inspiration for her cover series.…Continue Reading

U2 Reportedly Donate $1.5 Million To Help Live Music Industry

U2 Reportedly Donate $1.5 Million To Help Live Music Industry

U2 have reportedly donated $1.5 million to provide relief for the live music industry, which is suffering financially due to the closure of live music venues amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to Billboard, this new amount also includes the ?200,000 (£180K) that the rock band raised in a recent fundraiser for Ireland’s music industry. In…Continue Reading

The Go-Go’s Drop ‘Club Zero,’ First New Song In 19 Years

The Go-Go’s Drop ‘Club Zero,’ First New Song In 19 Years

The Go-Go’s have released “Club Zero,” the new wave band’s first song after a gap of nearly two decades. The song was written and recorded during the shooting of a new documentary about the music group. The new track was written via email exchanges between band members and recorded in San Francisco and Los Angeles.…Continue Reading

Rolling Stones Announce ‘Steel Wheels Live’ Concert Film

Rolling Stones Announce ‘Steel Wheels Live’ Concert Film

The Rolling Stones have announced a film based on the band’s performance in 1989 during their Steel Wheels tour stop in Atlantic City. The concert Film, titled Steel Wheels Live, premieres on September 25 via Eagle Rock Entertainment. It was the band’s first U.S. tour in seven years, in support of their fresh album, Steel…Continue Reading

Doug Aldrich Remembers Auditioning For KISS

Doug Aldrich Remembers Auditioning For KISS

Guitarist Doug Aldrich recalled in a new episode of the “Three Sides Of The Coin” podcast his “awkward” audition to replace KISS co-founder Ace Frehley while he was still in his teens. “One day, a girl came in and said her boyfriend was [Kiss drummer] Eric Carr and that they were looking for a guitar…Continue Reading

Journey’s Jonathan Cain, Brad Paisley Lead All-Star Band In Virtual Jam Video

Journey’s Jonathan Cain, Brad Paisley Lead All-Star Band In Virtual Jam Video

Journey’s Jonathan Cain and country star Brad Paisley lead an all-star band in an instrumental collaboration, titled “Quarantine,” to raise funds for the MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Former Allman Brothers Band member and longtime Rolling Stones touring keyboardist Chuck Leavell, Luke Bryan’s band, sax player Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band), Steve Wariner, and Eric Clapton…Continue Reading