John Mayall is hitting the road on his 80th Birthday Celebration Tour, which happens to coincide with the release of “A Special Life,” his first new studio LP in five years.
Vocalist Adam Lambert joined Queen founders Brian May (guitars) and Roger Taylor (drums) for the first date of the tour Thursday at Chicago’s United Center.
Toto fans have a lot to celebrate: A No. 1 DVD, two dozen summer tour dates and the announcement that the band is heading back into the studio for a new LP.
Dave Mason has put a new spin on old songs with his soon-to-be-released LP “Future’s Past.” The Traffic alum also is asking fans to help promote the album.
The tour will showcase selections from throughout Steely Dan’s four-decade catalog; it starts July 2 in Portland, Ore., and wraps up Sept. 17 in Baltimore.
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.
A string of concert dates and the release of previous live recordings — including one made at Boston Common just weeks before guitarist Duane Allman’s death — are among the activities The Allman Brothers Band has in store for its 45th anniversary year.
“Back Thar N’ Over Yonder” arrives Oct. 15, 2013. It contains five new songs from a 2013 reunion and 10 previously unreleased 1970s tracks.
The Grammy-nominated progressive metal band will put out “Dream Theater” album Sept. 24, followed by the video release “Live At Luna Rock” Nov. 1.
Blues-rock band Rival Sons will be joining Sammy Hagar on his Four Decades of Rock tour for select dates.