If you’re making the trek out to Indio, Cal. for Coachella with the aim of seeing the legendary Lou Reed perform, you may want to make other arrangements. The former Velvet Underground frontman has cancelled […]
After weeks of speculation that The Rolling Stones would play the indie/alternative rock/dance music festival Coachella, it turns out that they won’t be taking the stage at the California concert event after all. The festival […]
In honor of NBC’s Neil Young/Neil Armstrong mix-up this weekend, here are five other rock star death rumors through the years.
Peter Gabriel is continuing his streak of releasing orchestral albums with his upcoming Live Blood CD. Due April 24, the concert recording features Gabriel re-interpreting some of his best-known songs (including “In Your Eyes,” “Red […]
The date was September 30, 1955. Rising young actor James Dean was killed in a traffic accident in California at age 24. Although his life overlapped what we consider to be the rock era by […]
BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/2 1923 – [lastfm]DOC WATSON[/lastfm] (BLUEGRASS GREAT) 1941 – KEITH POTGER ([lastfm]THE SEEKERS[/lastfm]) 1942 – TONY MEEHAN ([lastfm]SHADOWS[/lastfm]) 1943 – [lastfm]LOU REED[/lastfm] 1948 – [lastfm]LARRY CARLTON[/lastfm] 1949 – [lastfm]EDDIE MONEY[/lastfm] 1950 […]