classic rock

New Sting & Stewart Copeland Documentary

Former Police band members Sting and Stewart Copeland have reunited for a new BBC documentary scheduled to release next year. “It’s about cognition and the evolutionary purpose of music and why it has this profound effect on us,” Copeland told WENN (via MusicNews.com). “We knew we like music, but...
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Guns N' Roses Waited for Stradlin; He Never Showed

During a recent interview with Classic Rock Magazine, Guns N' Roases bassist Duff McKagan intimated an emotional anticdote about guitarist Izzy Stradlin. McKagan says they had amplifiers ready for him before each rehersal for at least three months, but he never showed. “We definitely wanted to do...
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Jon Bon Jovi starts "Runaway" Cruise Tour

Jon Bon Jovi wants you to get on a boat and listen to music with him and other celebrities. It's called the Runaway to Paradise cruise! Jovi announced this week that Grace Potter and Johnny Rzenznik from the Goo Goo Dolls will perform on the cruise. The cruise is set for August 26-30 and includes...
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Cheap Trick, Sara Gilbert part of gala honoring Linda Perry

NEW YORK (AP) — A benefit gala honoring Linda Perry will include a performance by Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick and appearances from Oscar-nominated actress Juliette Lewis and Perry's wife, Sara Gilbert. "Linda Perry & Friends: A Night at the Grammy Museum" will take place June 29 in...
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WATCH: Mick Jagger has his moves back after health problems

NEW YORK (AP) — It's as if Mick Jagger is saying "Start Me Up." The 75-year-old rocker tweeted a video Wednesday of him dancing around a studio in front of a mirror weeks after he underwent medical treatment , reportedly for a heart valve issue. The treatment forced the Rolling Stones to postpone...
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Iron Maiden Release New Concert Video

During the European leg of their Legacy Of The Beast tour, Iron Maiden took the stage to perform one of their hardest tracks, Flight Of Icarus. They just released the video, this week. WARNING: This performance includes a flamethrower. Prepare yourself... Video of Iron Maiden - Flight Of Icarus (...
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WATCH: Video series charting Led Zeppelin's History

Led Zeppelin has taken on a cool project in the past three months, documenting their rise to success in short video clips that try and explain their anthology. Check them out! Video of Led Zeppelin - History Of Led Zeppelin (Episode 1) Video of Led Zeppelin - History Of Led Zeppelin (Episode 2)
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Plant Says He Sometimes 'Missed the Mark'

During a recent interview with Planet Rock magazine, the Led Zeppelin front man he occasionally "missed the mark" writing new material for the band. “My peer group were writing substantial pieces of social commentary, and I was willowing along the Welsh borders thinking about Gollum,” Check out the...
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Doobie Brothers Set to Release 'Live From The Beacon Theatre'

The Doobie Brothers are set to release some new live recordings from their New York show last November. They performed 1972's Toulouse Street and The Captain and Mein live from the Beacon Theatre. The release comes alongside their upcomming tour where they open for Santana. Take a listen to one of...
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Eric Clapton Covers 'Purple Rain'

During a three night stand at London's Royal Albert Hall, Eric Clapton honored the memory of rock legend Price by performing "Purple Rain." Video of Eric Clapton Purple rain If you listen close enough, you can hear fans joining in on the emotional performance.
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