Neil Young To Headline Farm Aid

Neil Young has been named as one of the headliners for the upcoming Farm Aid concert at Raleigh, NC's Walnut Creek Amphitheater on September 13. White will be joined by fellow headlining acts Jack White and Willie Nelson for the event. Other acts on the bill include John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Jamey Johnson.

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Neil Young To Headline Farm Aid

Neil Young has been named as one of the headliners for the upcoming Farm Aid concert at Raleigh, NC's Walnut Creek Amphitheater on September 13. White will be joined by fellow headlining acts Jack White and Willie Nelson for the event. Other acts on the bill include John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Jamey Johnson.

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Joe Perry Says He's 'Halfway Through' Next Solo Album

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry says that he is about halfway done with his next solo album. Perry says that while he isn't entirely sure what's next for Aerosmith, he knows a main focus of his is his solo work. "I really don't know what's coming up next," Perry tells ARTISTDirect.

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Joe Perry Says He's 'Halfway Through' Next Solo Album

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry says that he is about halfway done with his next solo album. Perry says that while he isn't entirely sure what's next for Aerosmith, he knows a main focus of his is his solo work. "I really don't know what's coming up next," Perry tells ARTISTDirect.

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The Who's Roger Daltrey To Help Launch Model Railway Museum In Kent

Roger Daltrey is helping out with the erection of an international railway museum to be built in Ashford, Kent. Speaking with the BBC, the Who fronter said the museum would remind Britons of their country's role in the development of the train: "Britain forgets that we invented the railway and it conquered the world," he began.

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The Who's Roger Daltrey To Help Launch Model Railway Museum In Kent

Roger Daltrey is helping out with the erection of an international railway museum to be built in Ashford, Kent. Speaking with the BBC, the Who fronter said the museum would remind Britons of their country's role in the development of the train: "Britain forgets that we invented the railway and it conquered the world," he began.

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Doors' Robby Krieger Guests On John Garcia's Solo Record

Robby Krieger guested on the upcoming album from John Garcia (Kyuss), adding some of his signature flamenco guitar to a cut called "Her Bullet's Energy." The two hooked up on a suggestion from producer and mutual friend Harper Hug. "I pretty much fell over from my chair and said, 'Do you think he would do it?'" Garcia said.

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Doors' Robby Krieger Guests On John Garcia's Solo Record

Robby Krieger guested on the upcoming album from John Garcia (Kyuss), adding some of his signature flamenco guitar to a cut called "Her Bullet's Energy." The two hooked up on a suggestion from producer and mutual friend Harper Hug. "I pretty much fell over from my chair and said, 'Do you think he would do it?'" Garcia said.

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Rod Stewart And Susan Boyle Perform At Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Rod Stewart and Susan Boyle were tapped to perform at the upcoming opening ceremony for Glasgow's Commonwealth Games. The event went down at the city's Celtic Park and featured a bevy of entertainment. Stewart appeared on the stage to perform his 1991 single "Rhythm of the Heart," and was followed by Boyle, who sang "Mull of Kintyre."

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Rod Stewart And Susan Boyle Perform At Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Rod Stewart and Susan Boyle were tapped to perform at the upcoming opening ceremony for Glasgow's Commonwealth Games. The event went down at the city's Celtic Park and featured a bevy of entertainment. Stewart appeared on the stage to perform his 1991 single "Rhythm of the Heart," and was followed by Boyle, who sang "Mull of Kintyre."

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Ron Wood's Wife Comments On Their 30-Year Age Difference

Sally Wood, the third wife of Ronnie Wood, and thirty years his junior, says that she's aware of the age gap between the two but not bothered by it: "I know it's there. And I wish it wasn't, but it is," she told the Telegraph. "I think I had to say 'I can't do this because of the age,' or I just had to let it go and take it all on board."

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Ron Wood's Wife Comments On Their 30-Year Age Difference

Sally Wood, the third wife of Ronnie Wood, and thirty years his junior, says that she's aware of the age gap between the two but not bothered by it: "I know it's there. And I wish it wasn't, but it is," she told the Telegraph. "I think I had to say 'I can't do this because of the age,' or I just had to let it go and take it all on board."

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Tom Petty Streaming Hypnotic Eye A Week Before Release

Tom Petty is offering fans a free stream of his latest album, Hypnotic Eye, one week before its official release date of July 29. The LP is available at the NPR website. "I knew I wanted to do a rock & roll record," Petty recently told Rolling Stone. "We hadn't made a straight hard-rockin' record, from beginning to end, in a long time."

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Tom Petty Streaming Hypnotic Eye A Week Before Release

Tom Petty is offering fans a free stream of his latest album, Hypnotic Eye, one week before its official release date of July 29. The LP is available at the NPR website. "I knew I wanted to do a rock & roll record," Petty recently told Rolling Stone. "We hadn't made a straight hard-rockin' record, from beginning to end, in a long time."

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Joan Jett And Slash Perform Rolling Stones Song At Alternative Press Awards

Slash and Joan Jett hooked up at the Alternative Press Music Awards for a performance of the Rolling Stones classic, "Star Star." Jett gave a four-song set during the event, bringing Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace onstage to help with "Soulmates to Strangers." Both rock legends were honored at the event, as Jett took home the AP Icon Award.

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Joan Jett And Slash Perform Rolling Stones Song At Alternative Press Awards

Slash and Joan Jett hooked up at the Alternative Press Music Awards for a performance of the Rolling Stones classic, "Star Star." Jett gave a four-song set during the event, bringing Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace onstage to help with "Soulmates to Strangers." Both rock legends were honored at the event, as Jett took home the AP Icon Award.

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ZZ Top Forced To Cancel Tour Dates

ZZ Top were forced to delay the start of their U.S. tour so that bassist Dusty Hill can undergo surgery to have kidney stones removed. The band subsequently canceled the first six days of the trek to give Hill time to recuperate. The affected dates are July 25 in Morton, Minnesota, July 26 in West Bend, Wisconsin, July 27 in Cincinnati, Ohio and others.

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ZZ Top Forced To Cancel Tour Dates

ZZ Top were forced to delay the start of their U.S. tour so that bassist Dusty Hill can undergo surgery to have kidney stones removed. The band subsequently canceled the first six days of the trek to give Hill time to recuperate. The affected dates are July 25 in Morton, Minnesota, July 26 in West Bend, Wisconsin, July 27 in Cincinnati, Ohio and others.

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