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michaelmcdonald-020517.jpg Michael McDonald will release a new Christmas album, Season of Peace: The Christmas Collection, this October. In support of the album, McDonald has also added a number of dates to his upcoming North American tour.

puddleofmudd-011018.jpg Puddle of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin says that he has been sober now for 11 months. "The last year has been… Getting out of incarceration and then going to CRI-Help in Burbank, California, in North Hollywood, that was awesome — it was really great. I'm 11 months sober now almost to the day, and I feel great. And we're just playing shows [and] rocking," he told Rock Titan.

zacbrownbandfenway-071916.jpg Zac Brown Band's Jimmy De Martini recently spoke with Billboard, revealing that work is already underway on the band's new album.

prince-082317.jpg Late music icon Prince's personal treasures will be auctioned off on July 21 in Dallas, Texas. Heritage Auctions has listed 27 items personally owned by the singer who died two years ago, TMZ reports.

blondie1977-100316.jpg Blondie is set to headline the Vans House Party with indie-rock singer Liz Phair opening the show in Brooklyn on July 20.

liz-phair-041918.jpg Indie-rock icon Liz Phair will open the Vans House Party, which will be headlined by Blondie, in Brooklyn on July 20. Former Cherry Glazerr keyboardist Sasami will join them at the event.

kidrock-092717.jpg Kid Rock has announced his fourth-annual Fish Fry, which will take place October 5-6 at Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel in Nashville, Tennessee.

common-062716.jpg Common has signed a new deal with UTA, according to The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard. He was previously with CAA. Common is represented by manager Derek Dudley and lawyer David Fox of Myman Greenspan Fox.

alterbridge-080116.jpg Alter Bridge will release a new live album, Live At The Royal Albert Hall, which captures their performance at London's Royal Albert Hall backed by the 52-piece Parallax Orchestra led by conductor Simon Dobson, on September 7. The live album features 21 tracks.

eminem-092316.jpg Eminem has teamed up with Rag and Bone, a New York-based clothing company, for a new line of merchandise to celebrate the end of his Revival Tour. Eminem helped to create several pieces of the new line, which will be sold at a pop-up shop in London.

lou-reed-rock--roll-animal-100716.jpg     A number of archival interviews with Lou Reed will be compiled for a new book, My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed, which will be published next month. The focus of the new book will be on Reed's post-Velvet Underground career with over 30 interviews with Reed from that era.

roy-orbison-101316.jpg Roy Orbison's hologram tour is making its way to North America, starting on October first at Oakland, California's Fox Theatre. The tour will run for 28 dates.

carlypearce-112217.jpg Carly Pearce has released a new cover of Dan + Shay's hit song "Tequila" as part of the Grand Ole Opry's "Radio Replay" series. In her words, it's "one of my favorite songs on the radio right now."

camilacabello-012418.jpg Camila Cabello continues to expand her brand, this time with the addition of Havana, her own makeup collection created in collaboration with L'Oréal Paris. Cabello is the brand's first global spokeswoman to collaborate on products.

eltonjohn-061616.jpg With focus on treating HIV infections in men, Elton John and Prince Harry will launch a Global Coalition at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam on July 24.

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