THE WORLD’S HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2016

by Matt Bishop [via Forbes.com/Zack O’Malley Greenburg] | November 30, 2016 Forbes Magazine has released its list of The World’s Highest-Paid Musicians of 2016, and rock music is well-represented. Nine of the thirty top-grossing acts of the year fall into the rock, alternative, or hard rock/metal categories. The Rolling Stones … Continue reading

METALLICA, THE BLACK KEYS, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, DAVE GROHL, and MORE SET TO ROCK ‘CONCERT FOR VALOR’ IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

Today, a stellar line-up has been announced for The Concert for Valor in Washington, D.C. Rock icons Metallica, The Black Keys, Bruce Springsteen, and Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters) along with Eminem, Zac Brown Band, Carrie Underwood, Rihanna, and Jessie J, will come together to honor our country’s veterans and their families. The show is set to take place at 7pm … Continue reading

RECORD STORE DAY 2014 – THE COMPLETE ROCK MUSIC RELEASE GUIDE

311 – 311 (12″ Vinyl) 311 – Evolver (12″ Vinyl) Aerosmith – Night in the Ruts (12″ Vinyl) Aerosmith – Draw The Line (12″ Vinyl) Aerosmith – Rocks (12″ Vinyl) Aerosmith – Rock in a Hard Place (12″ Vinyl) The Allman Brothers Band – Play All Night: Live at The Beacon Theatre 1992 (12″ Vinyl) American Authors – In a Big … Continue reading

TOM MORELLO, MICHAEL STIPE, GLENN FRY, CHRIS MARTIN, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN SET TO PRESENT AT ROCK HALL INDUCTION

Music’s already star-studded evening just got a bit more spectacular. This year’s presenters have been announced. Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave, Street Sweeper Social Club) will be inducting KISS, Michael Stipe (R.E.M.) will induct Nirvana, Glenn Fry (Eagles) will induct Linda Ronstadt. With Ronstadt being unable to perform, Bonnie Raitt, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Emmylou … Continue reading

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, THE KILLERS, JASON ALDEAN, THE WILDFEATHERS, AND MORE SET TO PLAY MARCH MADNESS MUSIC FESTIVAL

On April 4-6, the NCAA March Madness Music Festival is set to take place at Reunion Park in downtown Dallas, TX. Country rocker Jason Aldean will headline the opening night on Friday, April 4. The Killers are set to headline on Saturday, and the legendary Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band will close out the … Continue reading

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCES 2014 INDUCTEES – KISS, NIRVANA, PETER GABRIEL, AND MORE

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced their 2014 Inductees. Among this year’s honorees are Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens, Hall and Oates, The E Street Band, and glam rock icons KISS. Grunge legends Nirvana are also included in this year’s class, and will be inducted in their first year of eligibility. Just over a … Continue reading