Pete Townshend Releases a Taste of “Classic Quadrophenia”

Deutsche Grammophon/Universal Music ClassicsPete Townshend has released a new video previewing Classic Quadrophenia, his orchestral reworking of The Who‘s classic 1973 rock opera Quadrophenia. The clip is now posted on the band’s Vevo channel. The new...

Tommy Shaw Puts Los Angeles Home Up for Sale

Rick Kern/WireImageStyx guitarist Tommy Shaw is selling his Los Angeles home. According to Variety, the rocker and his third wife, Jeanne, have put up the freshly refurbished pad on the market for a cool asking price of $1.9 million. The property, located in the Upper...

Stephen Stills and Neil Young Perform Together at Autism Benefit

Tommaso Boddi/WireImageStephen Stills and Neil Young revisited their Buffalo Springfield roots Saturday night when they took the stage together at a benefit concert at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. Stills and Young performed a nine-song set that...

Joan Jett Records Title Track for New Drew Barrymore Film

Credit: Bruce AdlerNot content to sit back and rest on her rock and roll laurels, newly minted Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Joan Jett has recorded a song for the forthcoming film, Miss You Already. The song is the title track to the movie — which focuses on the...

Report: Grateful Dead Tour in the Works with John Mayer

J. Shearer/WireImageThe surviving core members of The Grateful Dead have insisted that the group’s Fare Thee Well shows in Chicago and Santa Clarita, California, will be their last, but according to Billboard a tour could be in the works with pop guitarist John...

Elton John Voices Support for Bruce Jenner

ABC/Randy HolmesElton John is voicing his support for Bruce Jenner. The former Olympian turned reality star’s 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer airs Friday night, during which Jenner will presumably address his gender transition for the first time....

The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward Schedules New Solo US Tour Dates

Eagle Rock EntertainmentDuring the last couple of years The Moody Blues‘ Justin Hayward has been alternating between touring with his famous band and playing shows in support of his 2013 solo album, Spirits of the Western Sky. The singer/guitarist currently on...

“R.E.M. by MTV” to Be Released on Blu-ray and DVD

Image Courtesy of RhinoThe R.E.M. documentary R.E.M. by MTV, which explores the relationship between the legendary band and the music network, will be released on Blu-ray and as a standalone DVD on June 2. The film previously had only been available as a part of a...

Scott Weiland Announces New Wildabouts Guitarist, Nick Maybury

Credit: Jamie WeilandScott Weiland has announced that guitarist Nick Maybury has joined his band the Wildabouts in place of Jeremy Brown, who passed away unexpectedly last month. Maybury has previously played with Dave Navarro, Alice Cooper and Blondie‘s Debbie...