Blur has been confirmed as the final headlining act for the 2015 Isle of Wight Festival. The festival line-up also includes Paolo Nutini and Pharrell Williams plus headliners Fleetwood Mac, The Prodigy and The Black Keys. Fleetwood Mac will close the festival, having signed an exclusive worldwide deal to bring their live show to The Isle Of Wight.
Guns N' Roses ex-manager says that Michael Jackson is the reason behind the strained relationship of Slash and Axl Rose. "In 1991, we were on the road, and Slash went to my office and said 'I'll be leaving tomorrow to play with Michael Jackson on a tribute concert,'" Doug Goldstein told Rolling Stone Brazil.
The Beastie Boys are officially done, according to Adam Horowitz aka Ad-Rock, who said they will not continue following the death of Adam Yauch. "Adam started the band, so it's done," Horovitz told The Daily Beast. "I'm in transition right now. I'm transitioning. It's an interesting time, I guess."
Luke Bryan put his skills to the test when he took the field with the Chicago White Sox during spring training. Bryan posed for pictures and even stepped into the cage to take batting practice. Though he is a big baseball fan, Bryan said he learned some time ago that he is better off as a musician. "I learned early on that I wasn't an athlete," a humbled Luke Bryan told CMT.
The singer has explained her actions, telling the MailOnline that "it is not okay" for people to say these things. "I hope Luke is The One," she said. "I'd be pretty p****d off if these rumours that we'd broken up were true - but we haven't. Luke is amazing and he and I are amazing. Reading lies about yourself isn't something that anyone should ever get used to."
Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page has been spotted as of late with a girl that is 46 years younger than him. Page is 71 years old. The mystery girl is 25-year-old Scarlett Sabet, perhaps best known for her role in 2008's A Perfect Hideout with Billy Zane. They were spotted together at a restaurant in January and have been linked together as far back as 2013.
Sunny Sweeney's new video for "My Bed," which stars Will Hoge, is an emotional story of divorce. The song hits home for Sweeney, who was divorced once before. "It's so emotional," she tells Rolling Stone. "I don't drive around and listen to my own music, but for the last two weeks I've been listening to this song a lot because I knew we were doing the video for it."
Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has announced plans for a new memoir. The new book, which does not yet have a working title, is set to arrive on Century in the fall of 2016. A paperback version will follow in 2017. "For the past few years as I've been out on tour promoting my solo work fans and journalists have been asking me when I'll write my book," Marr said.
Rumors of Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris have ramped up after the couple were spotted shopping for groceries at Whole Foods. In a photo via a Calvin Harris fan-run Twitter account, Taylor and Harris were snapped wearing matching gray tops and black bottoms. Sources at the 2015 Brit Awards reportedly claimed that the two artists "have a mutual respect for each other's work . . ."
Nick Mason is still expressing his disappointment in the fact that Pink Floyd is not on tour. The drummer has remained with the band since their inception through the eras of Syd Barrett, Roger Waters and David Gilmour taking part in the group. After the group released their last album, The Endless River, Mason was hoping they would tour.
Kelly Rowland recently revealed she's lost 70 pounds since giving birth to her son, Titan, four months ago. The singer gave birth to her first son with husband Tim Weatherspoon in November and has said she has already shed her baby weight. She gives credit to working out with her trainer Jeanette Jenkins and attending classes at SoulCycle, reported Us Magazine.
KISS bassist Gene Simmons and WWE Studios have partnered up to produce a batch of horror films. The team have formed their own production company called Erebus Pictures that will finance and produce "elevated horror movies," according to a press release. Three films are already in the works for Erebus Pictures.
Lady Antebellum was recently honored with the Icon Award by the National Music Publishers' Association. The group received the award at the NMPA Spring Songwriter Showcase on Tuesday, March 24, which took place in the nation's capital. They were also given NMPA gold and platinum awards for writing their hit songs, such as "Bartender," "Need You Now" and "I Run To You."
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl made one of his dying fan's wishes come true after giving him VIP tickets to one of their shows. The singer invited fan Ken Powell out to Los Angeles to come see the band perform. Fourteen years ago Powell was diagnosed with melanoma and in 2009 his illness was classified as terminal.
Drake has announced a physical release date for his latest mixtape, If You're Reading This Its Too Late. His newest mixtape, which was released as a surprise on February 12, will now be released to retail stores on April 21, according to HITS Daily Double. This physical version of the mixtape will not only include the original 17 tracks, but also two bonus tracks.