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queen-photo-by-chris-hopper-090616.jpg The long-awaited first full-length video trailer for the Queen and Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody has been released. The 90-second trailer focuses on the making of the song "Bohemian Rhapsody."

elvispresley-101909.jpg Elvis Presley's 1960 Omega watch has sold for $1.8 million at an auction by Phillips, setting a record price for the Swiss watch brand. The 18-carat white-gold wristwatch sold for 18 times the high estimate.

neilyoung-110917.jpg Neil Young has revealed that as of June 1, he plans to charge $1.99 a month, or $19.99 a year for access to his online archive at NeilYoungArchives.com.

kissband-031918.jpg Ace Frehley has revealed that the title of his upcoming new solo album will be Spaceman. The former KISS guitarist added that fans should expect the album later this year.

rogerdaltrey-030118.jpg Roger Daltrey has released a new cover of Stephen Stills' "How Far," taken off of his upcoming album, As Long As I Have You. The song, which appeared on the 1972 self-titled album by Stills' band Manassas, is one of several covers on the upcoming LP.

fleetwood-mac-111617.jpg Lindsey Buckingham has made his first statements regarding his firing from Fleetwood Mac back in April. The comments were made Friday evening at a campaign fundraiser in Los Feliz, California.

glennfrey-101617.jpg Glenn Frey's widow Cindy Frey recently shared some of her thoughts on the current Eagles tour, the band's first since his death in 2016.

sting-030918.jpg Sting and Shaggy are teaming up yet again, this time for a new episode of PBS' conversation series Speakeasy. The show will be taped at the McKittrick Hotel's Manderley Bar in New York City. The duo will be discussing their new album 44/876.

alicecooper-061316.jpg Alice Cooper thinks that today's male singers have been too introverted when it comes to their live performances. "Isn't it interesting that the girls are the ones doing all the big productions?" he tells Billboard. "Lady Gaga does an amazing production, and she really knows what she's doing up there -- same with Shakira, same with Rihanna."

paulmccartney-070916.jpg The Sunday Times is set to publish a list of Britain's richest musicians. Paul McCartney tops the list again this year, with an estimated net worth of £820 million ($1.1 billion). The Beatles legend's fortune increased by £40 million from last year.

rollingstones2-022718.jpg The Rolling Stones will release their latest From The Vault series offering No Security - San Jose 1999 on July 13, nearly a month after the release of the limited-edition box set The Studio Album Vinyl Collection 1971-2016.

neilyoung-110917.jpg Neil Young has announced plans for a short solo tour this summer. The music legend revealed the details of the six-show tour on his Neil Young Archives website.

steviewonder-112017.jpg Stevie Wonder announced plans for his next album and another national tour during an early Birthday Party at The Peppermint Club in Los Angeles earlier this week. The singer did not disclose the details of the shows other than saying Las Vegas will be one of the venues. He expressed hope that his new album Through The Eyes of Wonder may be released by year end.

genesis-070916.jpg A large collection of Genesis memorabilia is set to hit the auction block later this month. The auction, via Special Auction Services, will be held on May 16 in Newbury, Berkshire, UK. The decision to sell the valuable articles, worth an estimated $540,00, was made by the family of late Genesis fan Peter Vickers.

beachboys-062816.jpg The Beach Boys are teaming up with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on a new album, The Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

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