Eric Clapton Announces Plans To Quit Touring

Eric Clapton has announced that he is done with touring because it has become "unbearable" and "unapproachable." He added that he suffers from several "odd ailments" which prevent him from enjoying the road. "There are tons of things I'd like to do, but I'm looking at retirement too," Clapton told Uncut. "What I'll allow myself to do, within reason, is carry on recording."

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Eric Clapton Announces Plans To Quit Touring

Eric Clapton has announced that he is done with touring because it has become "unbearable" and "unapproachable." He added that he suffers from several "odd ailments" which prevent him from enjoying the road. "There are tons of things I'd like to do, but I'm looking at retirement too," Clapton told Uncut. "What I'll allow myself to do, within reason, is carry on recording."

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Jeff Beck Cancels Tour Due To 'Emergency Medical Attention'

Jeff Beck had to cut short his European tour by doctor's order. On his official site, it was announced that the guitar legend had to seek "emergency medical attention," but did not disclose his condition. "It is with the greatest regret that Jeff Beck has been forced to cancel the forthcoming European dates of his worldwide tour, set to begin in Austria on June 27," reads the statement.

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Jeff Beck Cancels Tour Due To 'Emergency Medical Attention'

Jeff Beck had to cut short his European tour by doctor's order. On his official site, it was announced that the guitar legend had to seek "emergency medical attention," but did not disclose his condition. "It is with the greatest regret that Jeff Beck has been forced to cancel the forthcoming European dates of his worldwide tour, set to begin in Austria on June 27," reads the statement.

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Lenny Kravitz Announces New Album And Tour

Lenny Kravitz has announced a new album, Strut, and an accompanying tour. Lenny also released "The Chamber," the LP's first single to Vevo. "This record brought me back to a place of what I love so much about music," Kravitz says in a statement, "back to the feelings I had when I was in high school. It's a real rock & roll record - it's raw, it's got soul . . ."

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Lenny Kravitz Announces New Album And Tour

Lenny Kravitz has announced a new album, Strut, and an accompanying tour. Lenny also released "The Chamber," the LP's first single to Vevo. "This record brought me back to a place of what I love so much about music," Kravitz says in a statement, "back to the feelings I had when I was in high school. It's a real rock & roll record - it's raw, it's got soul . . ."

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Crosby, Stills & Nash Resume Work On Covers Album

Crosby, Stills and Nash are back at work on a covers album that they began recording with producer Rick Rubin in 2010. The sessions quickly went off the rails as the relationship between David Crosby and Rubin soured. Since then the trio have returned to the studio to begin recording again, although they no longer have a deal with Sony to release a finished product.

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Crosby, Stills & Nash Resume Work On Covers Album

Crosby, Stills and Nash are back at work on a covers album that they began recording with producer Rick Rubin in 2010. The sessions quickly went off the rails as the relationship between David Crosby and Rubin soured. Since then the trio have returned to the studio to begin recording again, although they no longer have a deal with Sony to release a finished product.

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Judas Priest Announce North American Tour

Judas Priest have announced a bevy of fall/winter dates, set to begin October 1 in Rochester, NY. All dates will feature support from Steel Panther. The tour comes in support of the band's latest, Redeemer of Souls, due July 8. Speaking with Full Metal Jackie, Rob Halford dished on the LP and tour.

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Judas Priest Announce North American Tour

Judas Priest have announced a bevy of fall/winter dates, set to begin October 1 in Rochester, NY. All dates will feature support from Steel Panther. The tour comes in support of the band's latest, Redeemer of Souls, due July 8. Speaking with Full Metal Jackie, Rob Halford dished on the LP and tour.

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Elton John Says Jesus Would Be In Favor Of Gay Marriage

Jesus Christ would have no problem with gay marriage if you ask Elton John. "If Jesus Christ was alive today," John said in a recent interview with Sky. "I cannot see him, as the Christian person that he was and the great person that he was, saying this could not happen. He was all about love and compassion and forgiveness and trying to bring people together . . ."

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Elton John Says Jesus Would Be In Favor Of Gay Marriage

Jesus Christ would have no problem with gay marriage if you ask Elton John. "If Jesus Christ was alive today," John said in a recent interview with Sky. "I cannot see him, as the Christian person that he was and the great person that he was, saying this could not happen. He was all about love and compassion and forgiveness and trying to bring people together . . ."

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Iggy Pop Gets Apology From Amnesty International For Justin Bieber Torture Ad

Amnesty International has apologized to Iggy Pop for using his image without authorization. The human rights advocate promoted its new slogan - "Torture a man, and he will tell you anything" - with ads of beaten up celebs. Pop's lacerated face was captioned by the phrase "The future of rock & roll is Justin Bieber."

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Iggy Pop Gets Apology From Amnesty International For Justin Bieber Torture Ad

Amnesty International has apologized to Iggy Pop for using his image without authorization. The human rights advocate promoted its new slogan - "Torture a man, and he will tell you anything" - with ads of beaten up celebs. Pop's lacerated face was captioned by the phrase "The future of rock & roll is Justin Bieber."

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David Bowie Blamed For Astronaut's 'Space Oddity' Video Takedown

The Ottawa Citizen published an apology to David Bowie after one of its op-ed writers accused him of excessive copyright enforcement. Blayne Haggart wrote the opinion piece after astronaut Chris Hadfield had his Bowie cover "Space Oddity" removed from YouTube. Hadfield recorded the video aboard the International Space Station in 2013, which became a viral hit.

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David Bowie Blamed For Astronaut's 'Space Oddity' Video Takedown

The Ottawa Citizen published an apology to David Bowie after one of its op-ed writers accused him of excessive copyright enforcement. Blayne Haggart wrote the opinion piece after astronaut Chris Hadfield had his Bowie cover "Space Oddity" removed from YouTube. Hadfield recorded the video aboard the International Space Station in 2013, which became a viral hit.

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Bruce Springsteen Weighs In On World Cup Biting Controversy

Bruce Springsteen gave his opinion on the World Cup incident that saw Uruguay's Luis Suarez bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. Stopped by a TMZ photag in NYC, the Boss said the act has no place in sports: "What are the rules about biting in the World Cup? There probably should be one. Biting has no place in sports."

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Bruce Springsteen Weighs In On World Cup Biting Controversy

Bruce Springsteen gave his opinion on the World Cup incident that saw Uruguay's Luis Suarez bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. Stopped by a TMZ photag in NYC, the Boss said the act has no place in sports: "What are the rules about biting in the World Cup? There probably should be one. Biting has no place in sports."

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