Black Sabbath Debut New Song 'Loner' In Australia »
Black Sabbath debuted yet another single, "Loner," from their upcoming set, 13, at a May 1 gig in Melbourne, Australia. Low quality fan-shot video of the track is currently circulating the web. Ultimate Classic Rock says the new song is "reminiscent of old school Black Sabbath, rich with classic Tony Iommi riffs."
Ex-Guns N' Roses Member Steven Adler Postpones Summer Tour To Enter Rehab »
Steven Adler, former Guns N' Roses drummer and founder of Adler, has postponed the band's summer U.S. tour after signing up for rehab. In a statement, the group's singer Jacob Bunton said that, at the moment, Steven's health is the most important thing: "We are truly sorry to all of the fans and promoters who were looking forward to seeing us on the road . . ."
Todd Rundgren Doesn't Regret Selling Bat Out Of Hell Production Points »
Looking back, Todd Rundgren does not regret selling off his production points on Meat Loaf's classic album Bat Out Of Hell. The album has been certified platinum over 14 times in the U.S. alone. "The actual number is contested, although it's generally considered to be in the top five-selling albums of all time," Rundgren tells The Guardian.
Keith Richards Prefers CDs To IPod »
Keith Richards says that he never got swept up in the mp3 revolution that began with the release of Apple's iPod in 2001. "I don't have an iPod," the Rolling Stones guitarist told ABC. "I still use CDs or records actually. Sometimes cassettes. It has much better sound; a much better sound than digital."
Cheap Trick Celebrate At Budokan »
Cheap Trick celebrated the 35-year anniversary of At Budokan with two concerts. The original shows took place in Tokyo, Japan on April 28 at 30 in 1978, while the memorial concerts went down on the same dates this year in New York City and Los Angeles. The April 28 gig took place at a John Varvatos boutique in NYC, where the famed CBGB's once stood.
KISS Add U.S. Dates To North American Tour »
KISS have added a string of U.S. tour stops to their previously all-Canadian summer tour. The band, who are touring to support their latest album Monster, will now be performing in Gilford (NH) on August 7, Verona (NY) on August 8, Simpsonville (SC) on August 13, and Orlando (FL) on August 16.