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Thanks, ‘Boys’: Billy Joel dominates ‘Billboard’ Top TV Songs chart

Published by Comments Off on Thanks, ‘Boys’: Billy Joel dominates ‘Billboard’ Top TV Songs chart <p> Photo Credit: Panagiotis PantazidisBilly Joel has been in the upper reaches of many a Billboard chart in his long career, but the latest chart he's featured on just might make your head explode. Two big hits by Billy -- "We Didn't Start the Fire" and ...</p>

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi says he’s recorded a charity song with Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason

Published by Comments Off on Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi says he’s recorded a charity song with Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason <p>Kevin Mazur/WireImage; Paddy Balls/ Martin GriffinBlack Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has revealed that he recently played on a new track with Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason that will be part of a benefit album for a cancer charity. During a phone interv...</p>

Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee jumps “all over the map” with genre-hopping solo album, ‘Andro’

Published by Comments Off on Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee jumps “all over the map” with genre-hopping solo album, ‘Andro’ <p>Better Noise MusicMötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee will release his new solo album, Andro, this Friday. As Lee tells ABC Audio, the record is divided into two sections: one side of "female energy," and another of "male energy." "It wasn't inte...</p>

Alice in Chains announces 30th anniversary ‘Facelift’ reissue

Published by Comments Off on Alice in Chains announces 30th anniversary ‘Facelift’ reissue <p>ColumbiaAlice in Chains' 1990 debut album Facelift is getting its own facelift to celebrate its 30th anniversary. The grunge rockers have announced a deluxe edition reissue for the record, due out January 29, 2021. The package includes the original alb...</p>

Tommy Lee returns fire after Ted Nugent calls him a “convicted felon, domestic violence heroin addict”

Published by Comments Off on Tommy Lee returns fire after Ted Nugent calls him a “convicted felon, domestic violence heroin addict” <p>Jim Dyson/Getty ImagesIn what won't even make the top 10 craziest things that have happened in 2020, Tommy Lee and Ted Nugent are now feuding. The war of words began when Nugent, an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump, branded the Mötley Crüe...</p>

‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ returning to Broadway in 2021; watch Byrne, Spike Lee discuss HBO special

Published by Comments Off on ‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ returning to Broadway in 2021; watch Byrne, Spike Lee discuss HBO special <p>Credit: Matthew MurphyWith the Spike Lee-directed version of David Byrne's American Utopia premiering on HBO and HBO Max this Saturday, October 17, comes word that the ex-Talking Heads singer's critically acclaimed stage production will return to Broad...</p>

Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey, Joe Elliot among stars taking part in new Rock Fantasy Camp Q&A series

Published by Comments Off on Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey, Joe Elliot among stars taking part in new Rock Fantasy Camp Q&A series <p>Courtesy of Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy CampAlice Cooper, The Who's Roger Daltrey, Def Leppard's Joe Elliott and Styx are the first artists that have signed on to participate in Front Row Live events.  It's a new online Q&A series from Rock and Rol...</p>

Metallica announces ‘S&M2’-inspired edition of Blackened Whiskey

Published by Comments Off on Metallica announces ‘S&M2’-inspired edition of Blackened Whiskey <p>Blackened RecordingsMetallica has unveiled a new, S&M2-inspired edition of the band's signature Blackened Whiskey. Blackened, which the metal legends first launched in 2018, is made using "Black Noise," which involves playing Metallica songs durin...</p>