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rush-031110.jpg Rush frontman Geddy Lee's "definitive book about the bass guitar" will be published on Tuesday. Lee, who has a collection of more than 200 vintage bass guitars, said it was his realization that there wasn't a sort of definitive book about the bass guitar that provided the impetus for him to write the book, Big Beautiful Book of Bass.

paulmccartney-070916.jpg Beatles legend Paul McCartney has released a musical video starring actress Emma Stone for his single "Who Cares."

stevienicks-041717.jpg In March, Stevie Nicks will become the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame twice. In all, 22 male musicians were listed in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame twice.

paulmccartney-070916.jpg Paul McCartney had a rare reunion with his former Beatles bandmate Ringo Starr on Sunday at London's O2 Arena. The pair performed on their hit song "Get Back" with support from Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood.

queen-photo-by-chris-hopper-090616.jpg Bohemian Rhapsody has become the highest grossing music biopic of all time domestically, internationally and worldwide. The 20th Century Fox/New Regency/GK Films' production has already collected more than $600 million at the global box office.

johnmellencamp-071218.jpg John Mellencamp has revealed that he is working on turning his hit song "Jack & Diane" into a Broadway musical. In an interview with NBC's Today, Mellencamp said the new version of the 1982 hit wasn't a "jukebox musical."

santana-090816.jpg Carlos Santana has announced his plans to release a new EP in January. The guitarist will also roll out a new album produced by Rick Rubin between "spring and summer next year."

pinkfloyd-062916.jpg Pink Floyd co-founder and drummer Nick Mason has called for an end to the ongoing feud between Roger Waters and David Gilmour.

billyjoel-102417.jpg The Madison Square Garden Company has announced a Billy Joel concert at the iconic New York arena marking his 70th birthday next year.

queen-photo-by-chris-hopper-090616.jpg Universal Music Group has revealed that British Rock legends Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" has become the 20th century's most streamed song across all major streaming platforms.

eltonjohn-061616.jpg Elton John collaborated with Khalid for a new version of the latter's "Young Dumb & Broke." The 71-year-old music legend released his cover of Khalid's 2017 single on Wednesday as a part of the Spotify Singles series.

bobdylan-061316.jpg Music legends Bob Dylan and Neil Young have announced another co-headlining show in Ireland next summer. The two icons will perform together for an open-air concert at Kilkenny's Nowlan Park in Ireland on July 14, 2019, the tickets for which will be available on December 17.

paulmccartney-070916.jpg Thieves have hit Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney's £10 million London mansion. According to the BBC, police have commenced an investigation into the break in, which happened at about 6:20 pm on Friday, December 7.

cher-121118.jpg Cher took to Twitter this week to announce that she is working on a memoir, which will be released in early 2020. The book will be followed by a biopic soon afterward.

rollingstones2-022718.jpg Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards says he has reduced his intake of alcohol these days. "It's been about a year now. I pulled the plug on it. I got fed up with it" he said in an interview with Rolling Stone.

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