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ZZ Top Announce Rescheduled Tour Dates

With injured bassist Dusty Hill on the mend, ZZ Top has announced a return to the road on January 17 in San Antonio, the first of 19 North American headlining dates slated through April, with more expected to be announced soon. Read more...

Phil Collins Opens Up About Recent Alcohol Issues

Phil Collins has made a surprising confession during a new interview with the U.K.'s Daily Mail that he's been battling alcohol issues in recent years. Read more...

Flying Colors ‘Second Nature’ Out Now

Flying Colors -- the all-star band featuring current and former members of Deep Purple, Dream Theater, Spock's Beard and more -- takes off again today (September 30) with the release of its sophomore album, the appropriately titled "Second Nature." Read more...

Bryan Adams’s “Tracks of My Years” Out Now

Bryan Adams trips through his past with today's release of "Tracks of My Years," a collection of 10 covers (14 on the deluxe edition) plus the new originals "She Knows Me" and "You've Been a Friend to Me." Read more...

Fleetwood Mac Kick Off North American Tour Tonight

Fleetwood Mac returns to the road tonight (September 30) in Minneapolis for its second tour in as many years -- and, more importantly, its first with singer-keyboardist Christine McVie since 1998. Read more...

Joe Perry Talks About His New Memoir, More Signing Dates Added

Aerosmith recently finished its summer Let Rock Rule Tour, and now guitarist Joe Perry is going back on the road. Read more...

AC/DC Looking For Extras For New Music Video

If you're going to be in or around London on October 4, you might be able to be part of AC/DC's new video. Read more...

Pink Floyd Releases Second Clip From ‘The Endless River’

Pink Floyd has released teaser No. 2 for its upcoming "The Endless River" online. Read more...

Raiding the "R-Kive"

Genesis highlights this week's new classic rock releases, which also features titles from Bryan Adams, Status Quo, Ray Charles and more! Read more...

Rod Stewart Addresses New Fan Lawsuit

Rod Stewart is shrugging off a new lawsuit by a fan who claims the singer broke his nose with a soccer ball he kicked into the crowd during an October 2012 show at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Read more...

Neil Young Announces New Album “Storeytone”

Neil Young has confirmed the release of his next album, "Storeytone," via his official web site. Read more...

Bob Seger Announces North American Tour Dates

Bob Seger and his Silver Bullet Band will be riding out on the road again this fall, kicking off the Ride Out Tour on November 18 in Saginaw, Mich. Read more...

Bryan Adams Talks The 30th Anniversary Reissue of ‘Reckless’

Bryan Adams' desire for a 30th anniversary re-release of his five-times platinum album "Reckless" was almost thwarted very early in the process. Read more...

"Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Vol. 1 1973-84" Due Out November 17th

Bruce Springsteen will go back to his glory days on November 17 with the release of "Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Vol. 1 1973-84," a box set that will feature his first seven album. Read more...

Free Beatles EP Available on iTunes

After years of holding out, the Beatles continue to have a good time with iTunes. Read more...

AC/DC’s ‘Rock Or Bust’ Due Out December 2nd, Malcolm Young “Not Returning To The Band”

AC/DC is back -- in black and otherwise. Read more...

John Mellencamp On His New Album ‘Plain Spoken’

John Mellencamp comes out with a new album today -- "Plain Spoken," his first release since 2010's "No Better Than This" and his first of all new material since "Life, Death, Love and Freedom" in 2008. Read more...

How ‘The Last Ship’ Got Sting Out Of His Songwriting Funk

As he nears the September 29 opening of his musical "The Last Ship" on Broadway, Sting rolls out music form the show again via "The Last Ship -- Live at the Public Theater," a DVD out today (September 23) capturing last fall's performances of the songs with a 14-piece band that coincided with the release of "The Last Ship" album. Read more...

"The Apple Years"

This week’s new classic rock releases features a box set from George Harrison and new titles from John Mellencamp, Sting and more! Read more...

Bryan Adams Working On New Album With Jeff Lynne

With two albums already coming this fall, Bryan Adams has yet another one in progress -- a collaboration with Electric Light Orchestra founder and frontman Jeff Lynne. Read more...