Music News - Classic Rock


bill rieflin 032620 Bill Rieflin, a drummer who played with R.E.M., Ministry, King Crimson and others, died on Tuesday, March 24, after an eight-year battle with cancer. He was 59.

def leppard 032620 AXS TV's hugely popular music interview series, "Rock & Roll Road Trip With Sammy Hagar" is gearing up for the premier of its fifth season on Sunday, April 19 at 8:30 PM ET/5:30 PM PT.

jacksonbrowne 010318 Jackson Browne has revealed that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

brucespringsteen 071218 Video for New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund features messages from Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Stephen Colbert, Charlie Puth, and more.

nrr1 032620 The National Recording Registry has inducted classic recordings by Dr. Dre, Fred Rogers, Cheap Trick and many others.

pretenders 032620 The Pretenders have postponed the release of their 11th studio album, Hate For Sale, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The band also released the title track from the upcoming album.

metallicax 070916 Metallica have postponed their South American shows originally planned for April to December in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

rocknroll 011520 The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced that its 2020 induction ceremony will take place on November 7 at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio.

eltonjohn 061616 Elton John commented on The Weeknd sampling "Your Song" in the song "Scared to Love" from the R&B star's latest album, After Hours.

stevienicks 041717 Fleetwood Mac songwriter and vocalist Stevie Nicks recently took to Twitter to share a printed letter, in which she reached out to her fans and conveyed a message of hope during this "terrible" time.

bonjovi 051719 Jon Bon Jovi has reached out to his fans across the world to request their help in writing a new song called "Do What You Can," revolving around the struggles of making it through the COVID-19 pandemic.

johnfogerty 042519 John Fogerty performed several Creedence Clearwater Revival hits for Rolling Stone's latest installment of "In My Room."

bonovox 032420 U2 frontman Bono, the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Yoshiki have all teamed up on a new song celebrating creative collaboration despite the social distancing forced by the coronavirus outbreak.

davidbryan 032320 Bon Jovi keyboardist David Bryan is the latest celebrity to reveal he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

rogerglover 032420 Deep Purple have released "Throw My Bones," the first single from the hard-rock pioneers' upcoming studio album Whoosh!

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