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Queen Challenge Fans To Sing Like Freddie Mercury With The FreddieMeter

Queen Challenge Fans To Sing Like Freddie Mercury With The FreddieMeter

Queen and YouTube Music are challenging the rock band’s fans to find out if anyone can match Freddie Mercury’s legendary voice. The artificial intelligence-powered singing challenge, called the FreddieMeter, rates how closely a singer can mimic the vocals of the late Queen frontman. The FreddieMeter was developed by YouTube, Google Creative Lab, and Google Research…Continue Reading

Don McLean Receives Star On Las Vegas Walk Of Stars

Don McLean Receives Star On Las Vegas Walk Of Stars

Folk-rock icon Don McLean was presented with a star on the Las Vegas Walk of Stars on Thursday. After receiving the honor at a ceremony held on Las Vegas Boulevard, the singer/songwriter said, “I have performed in Las Vegas so many times over the past 45 years. I hope that I can continue to bring…Continue Reading

Billboard Reveals Top 125 Artists Of All Time

Billboard Reveals Top 125 Artists Of All Time

On the occasion of Billboard’s 125th anniversary, the entertainment magazine ranked the top 125 Artists of All Time. The Beatles topped the 125 Artists of All Time chart on the basis of the iconic band’s unrivaled dominance on the Hot 100 and Billboard 200 since their U.S. breakthrough in 1964. The Beatles have tallied the…Continue Reading

KISS Cancel Australian Tour, Add Dates In Europe And South Africa

KISS Cancel Australian Tour, Add Dates In Europe And South Africa

Promoters One World Entertainment and TEG Live announced the KISS Australian tour has been canceled as rhythm guitarist and co-lead vocalist Paul Stanley has not yet recovered from influenza. Earlier this week, it was announced that U.S doctors had advised Stanley to rest due to a bad case of the flu, prompting the rescheduling of…Continue Reading

Elton John Adds Dates To North American Leg Of Farewell Tour

Elton John Adds Dates To North American Leg Of Farewell Tour

Elton John has announced 24 additional dates to the 2020 North American leg of his three-year Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. The legendary singer reportedly plans to retire from touring after wrapping up the Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour in 2021. Tickets for the extended trek will go on sale on November 22 on Ticketmaster.com.…Continue Reading

Tracklist Revealed For Soundtrack To Grateful Dead Graphic Novel

Tracklist Revealed For Soundtrack To Grateful Dead Graphic Novel

Z2 Comics has revealed the tracklist of a companion album for the upcoming “Grateful Dead Origins” graphic novel. Early this year, Z2 Comics announced that a graphic novel focused on the origins of the Grateful Dead will be released in 2020. The comic book publisher has now revealed that the forthcoming graphic novel, illustrated by…Continue Reading

The Monkees Announce 2020 Tour Dates, Live Album

The Monkees Announce 2020 Tour Dates, Live Album

The surviving members of The Monkees have announced a 14-date tour and the release of their first live album next year. Micky Dolenz and Michael Nesmith are set to embark on “An Evening With The Monkees” Tour on April 3. Their first album as a duo will also be launched the same day. The tour…Continue Reading

Roger Waters Announced As Keynote Speaker At SXSW 2020

Roger Waters Announced As Keynote Speaker At SXSW 2020

Roger Waters, the songwriter, musician, and founding member of Pink Floyd, has been added as one of the keynote speakers for the 34th edition of the SXSW Conference. “Roger Waters is a true creative visionary, and we’re pleased to have him participate for 2020,” said Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer. Waters, who composed Pink Floyd’s…Continue Reading