Aerosmith To Release Live DVD Trailer »
Aerosmith has released a trailer for the band's upcoming live DVD, Rock From the Rising Sun. Rock From the Rising Sun was shot during the band's "Back On the Road" tour in 2011 after Steven Tyler and company ignored advice to avoid playing in Japan in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated parts of the country.
Mick Jagger Says 1967 Prison Sentence Was 'Silly' »
Mick Jagger has spoken out on his 1967 drug arrest, saying that it was a "waste of everyone's time and money." The Rolling Stones fronter was arrested along with Keith Richards at the latter's UK home and both were initially sentenced to extended prison terms. Both sentences were later overturned in appeals court.
Rolling Stones Announce Another Concert Guest »
The Rolling Stones are adding to the list of guest stars appearing with the band during their current 50 And Counting Tour. Mick and company are now set to play with Win Butler, singer for the popular alternative band Arcade Fire, at their Sunday show in Montreal. The Stones publicized Butler's appearance on their Twitter page.
Black Star Riders Added To Download Festival Lineup »
Thin Lizzy offshoot Black Star Riders have been added to this year's Download Festival, taking the place of Buckcherry on the main stage at the June 15 event. "Download is one of my favorite festivals and to be added to the main stage bill for this year with such a fantastic lineup - to say we are ecstatic is an understatement," frontman Ricky Warwick said.
Paul McCartney Set For Hour-Long Colbert Report Special »
Paul McCartney is set to appear in a special one-hour episode of the Colbert Report. The interview and performance special is scheduled for June 12 and will serve to promote the reissue of McCartney's classic release Wings Over America. Stephen Colbert broke the news in an official statement joking: "I think this McCartney kid's got something special."
Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones Writing An Opera »
Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones is back at work, only this time he is writing music for an opera. "It's based on the 'Ghost Sonata' by August Strindberg," he told Red Carpet News at the after party for the London launch of the Philip Glass opera, The Perfect American. "Right now I'm halfway through the first act."