A recap of choice panels and performances, plus exclusive photos and interviews from the annual festival/conference in Austin, Texas
Goldmine Magazine’s Hall of Fame inducts its 20th group led by Roxy Music, Poison, The Mamas & The Papas, Carly Simon and Billy Vaughn
Chickenfoot is hitting the road again, but it’ll be a different drummer behind the kit on the band’s “A Different Devil Tour.”
The two iconic groups, whose respective histories have been intertwined since the early 1970s, are set for a string of tour dates together starting May 12 in Wichita, Kan., and continuing for the next three weeks.
Rock-themed Broadway musicals also will be featured during annual fundraiser airing next month
Goldmine’s deepest sympathies to the family and friends of 5th Dimension manager Marcus Melvin Gordon, Kiss manager Bill Aucoin and Lynyrd Skynyrd backup singer Deborah Jo White, Charles “Melvin” Lewis, Lonnie W. Heard and others
News of the week, covering everything from Lynyrd Skynyrd to Ozzy Osborne
In case you were wondering, here’s what Goldmine writer Martin Popoff and his voting army came up with as the greatest non-metal guitar solos of all time (Can you guess which two Martin snuck in there? Here’s a clue: ZZ T_p and F_ank Za_pa).
From Paul Hawkins, via e-mail: Top Southern Rock Albums 1) Fire on the Mountain-Charlie Daniels Band 2) Where We All Belong-Marshall Tucker Band 3) One More From The Road-Lynyrd Skynrd 4) Brothers & Sisters-Allman Bros. 5) Molly Hatchet-Molly Hatchet 6) …
Backstage Auctions’ Rockin’ Holiday Auction, which ends Dec. 14, 2008, features hundreds of signed albums and photos, 500 vintage concert t-shirts, 1,000+ rare backstage passes and nearly 1,000 equally desirable guitar picks, concert and promotional posters, as well as an impressive host of unique music memorabilia.