Fans who thought they may miss the Shinedown and Five Finger Death Punch tour may be in luck. The two bands have decided to extend their fall tour by almost a month. The tour will begin on begin on October 18 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Initially the two bands had planned to end their tour on November 18 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Steven Tyler, lead singer of Aerosmith was in Lake Buena Vista, Florida this past week. The rock and roller was at Disney's Hollywood Studios enjoying the attractions. The theme park has a roller coaster called the Rock 'N' Roller Coaster which has Aerosmith's logo likeness on it. The singer took to social media recently to respond to Disney after they censored him.
Frank Ocean's new album Blonde has been out less than a week and has allegedly been illegally downloaded over 750,000 times. The album was released by Apple Music stream last weekend. This data was provided by Music Business World. The statistics are based strictly on the amount of times the full album was downloaded. This does not included single songs being downloaded.
A tribute show in honor of the late Malcolm John "Mac" Rebennack who is affectionately known as Dr. John is being put two a two-CD/DVD and Blu-ray set. Fans have been given a sneak preview of the package with a John Fogerty performance. Fogerty and his backing band do their rendition of Dr. John's classic song, "New Orleans."
Evanescence have just announced dates for a fall tour. The tour will begin on October 28 in Dallas, Texas and will wrap up on November 23 in Huntington, New York. The band had added guitarist Jen Majura to their lineup in 2015. Evanescence feels they made a real connection and cannot wait to get back on the road together once again.
Radiohead has announced the winners of the Moon Shaped Pool competition. The contest began earlier this year to celebrate the vinyl release of their new album. The band held the competition at 350 independent record stores worldwide. The band announced the winners on their Twitter account. The winners all received a deluxe limited fan package, which all ties into the new album.
Justin Moore called out a rowdy fan at his recent Chicago, Illinois concert. Allegedly the male fan threw an object at a female fan. Moore having witnessed the alleged incident stopped singing to ratify the situation. Moore pointed to the accused wrong-doer and said, "Hey, hey, hey! Look at me!"
For the first time in five years the Red Hot Chili Peppers will tour the U.K. The tour will begin on December 5 in London and end on December 15 in Manchester. U.K. fans who purchase a ticket for one of the Red Hot Chili Peppers show will received a physical or digital copy of the album, Getaway.
KISS bassist and singer, Gene Simmons has sparked more ire with his comments on Prince's death. Simmons comments indicated that the performer chose to die. In May, shortly after Prince's death, Simmons had stated the singer died of a drug overdose. This had been prior to any formal statement being made about the cause of death.
Miranda Lambert will reportedly have a special meet and greet with a soldier who held a sign up at a recent show and brought her to tears. She made headlines when moved to tears during a recent show in Hartford, Connecticut and recently revealed that it was the sign that made her break down. Looking into the audience she saw the man holding a sign.
Chris Brown has released a new video for his single "Grass Ain't Greener." The song is set to appear on Brown's upcoming album, Heartbreak on a Full Moon. The video shows Brown and his crew out on the hunt for some female companionship. The gang is cruising in a Rolls Royce and they appear to be out in a rural area when suddenly they find the mecca.
Iron Maiden peaked at number two on the Billboard's Hot Tour Chart. The group just completed their The Book of Souls world tour where they played 47 shows on six continents. Ticket sales for the Iron Maiden tour reached $54.6 million with $19.5 million coming from the final 13 shows. The largest show of the tour was at Ullevi Stadion in Gothenburg, Sweden.
In an effort to boost album sales, Jason Alden has decided to keep his new album, They Don't Know, off of streaming for the first month of its release. If fans want to hear the new album upon its initial release, they will have to purchase a copy. Aldean explains, "A new album is just like anything else."
Drake has finally given fans a release date for his much anticipated short film, Please Forgive Me. The film is set to debut on September 30. Please Forgive Me was directed by Drake and Anthony Mandler. The film will also feature a score by No '40' Shebib. Shebib and Drake have collaborated on a number of songs in the past.
Courtney Love has made the assertion that most grunge songs from the 1990s are in fact about her. Love justifies this by claiming to have dated most of the most popular grunge artists of the era. The singer explained how she used to date a movie star in the 1990s. Love said that we "were listening to KROQ. Of six songs in a row, five of them were about me."