By Doug Koztoski WASHINGTON, D.C. — Fifty years after the Beatles’ first concert in the United States, tribute band Beatlemania Now paid homage to the Fab Four with a re-enactment of the historic event at Uline Arena. Even the weather …
Rapper, activist, radio host and Rock And Roll Hall of Fame member Chuck D will serve as Record Store Day’s 2014 Ambassador.
An all-star group of Ronnie James Dio’s friends and fans created a 13-track tribute album to raise funds for hisStand Up And Shout Cancer Fund.
Tickets go on sale starting Jan. 31, 2014, for the Bee Gees’ veteran’s shows, which also will feature his eldest son, Stephen, and his niece, Samantha Gibb.
The Doors, The Boss, The King and The Killer all put their stamp on ‘Good Rockin’ Tonight.’ And they all owe a debt to Roy Brown, the R&B artist who wrote and recorded the rock and roll classic way back in 1947.
Tom Jones has piled up dozens of chart hits and countless pairs of panties hurled onstage by lovestruck female fans since the 1960s. (Fittingly, his star on the Walk of Fame is in front of a lingerie store). But don’t let the Welsh crooner’s now-gray hair fool you: His voice is as fierce as ever.
Head East co-founder and keyboardist Roger Boyd vows he’ll keep on rocking for as long as he can lift his synthesizer over his head.
Check out the latest listings for events including the Record and CD Show in Fort Lauderdale Feb. 23 and the Collect-i-Bowl Record Show in Brooklyn March 2.
A young porter at the Atlantic Hotel in Newquay, U.K., where The Beatles stayed from Sept. 12-15, 1967, obtained the signatures on the gatefold of this U.K., first-issue mono pressing.
In honor of Deep Purple’s ‘Now What?!,’ record sales, Ear Music and Eagle Rock Entertainment will release a limited-edition, 2-CD set and 6-disc boxed set.