Music News - Oldies


neilyoung-110917.jpg After four years, Neil Young is set to reunite with Crazy Horse. He will reunite with the band for a pair of performances on May 1 and 2 in Fresno, California, at the Warnors Center.

bruce-springsteen-070916.jpg Bruce Springsteen and R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe joined Patti Smith at the world premiere of her new concert film, Horses: Patti Smith and Her Band in New York City on Monday. Springsteen and Stipe joined Smith for a surprise mini-concert at the Beacon Theater, following the screening.

nilerodgers-071317.jpg Chic's first new album in 25 years will finally see release this year. The group's guitarist and co-founder Nile Rodgers broke the news during a recent interview with Pitchfork at Coachella.

allmanbros-070116.jpg The Allman Brothers Band have announced plans to release Peach Picks: Cream Of The Crop 2003, a collection of the best performances culled from six shows in July and August 2003.

elvispresley-101909.jpg A vintage Elvis Presley concert poster from a 1955 concert in North Carolina has sold at auction for $42,500. The poster advertises a concert in Raleigh where Presley was on the lineup below Hank Snow, Faron Young and other acts.

rollingstones2-022718.jpg The Rolling Stones have announced the special guests who will join them on their upcoming UK tour this summer. The band will embark on an eight show tour between May and June, which will take them to London, Southampton, Coventry, Manchester, Edinburgh and Cardiff.

johnlennon-103009.jpg A sketch that John Lennon drew depicting himself as Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $54,000. The crude drawing was created by Lennon during a period of time where he was attending Liverpool College of Art in the late 1950s.

abba-toppop-070916.jpg The members of ABBA, Agnetha Fältskog, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson have been transformed into 'Abbatars' for a tribute show being jointing produced by the BBC and NBC.

neilyoung-110917.jpg Neil Young reunited with Stephen Stills at the Light Up The Blues benefit concert for Autism Speaks. The duo performed "Long May You Run" and continued through a number of Buffalo Springfield classics, including "For What It's Worth" and "Mr. Soul."

sting-030918.jpg Sting recently teamed up with Jamaican singer Shaggy to launch a new reggae album. Their new collaboration is named 44/876, after the telephone codes for the UK and Jamaica respectively.

eltonjohn-061616.jpg Taron Egerton is set to play Elton John in Rocketman, to be financed and distributed worldwide by Paramount Pictures. The biopic captures Elton's life from his days at the Royal Academy of Music to his rise on the rock 'n' roll scene of the 1970s and '80s and his recovery from drug and alcohol addiction in the '90s to international superstardom.

lindseybuckingham-christinemcvie-042717.jpg Fleetwood Mac founding member Lindsey Buckingham has sold his home in the city of Brentwood, California for $19 million. He reportedly bought the property five years ago for $5.8 million.

bandlynyrdskynyrd-012518.jpg Lynyrd Skynyrd will be joined by special guests Kid Rock and Jason Alden for a concert in Jacksonville over the Labor Day weekend. The show, to be held at EverBank Field on September 2, is part of Skynyrd's Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour.

steviewonder-112017.jpg The final episode of ABC's Scandal featured a brand new track from Stevie Wonder. The new song played during the final few minutes of the show, which aired Thursday evening.

aerosmith-062916.jpg Aerosmith's Joe Perry says that the band is working on putting together a 50th anniversary tour. "I think, the way things are going, we are going to try and take it easy," he told the Atlantic City Weekly.

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