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Styx Reveal Terry Gowan As New Bass Player

Styx Reveal Terry Gowan As New Bass Player

Styx have announced that Terry Gowan will replace Ricky Phillips as the rock band’s bassist. Phillips bid farewell to Styx in March after being a part of the band for more than two decades. “It is within an honor and somewhere beyond a dream come true to be joining JY, Tommy, Chuck, Will, and my…MORE

Paul McCartney Named U.K.’s First Billionaire Musician

Paul McCartney Named U.K.’s First Billionaire Musician

Sir Paul McCartney has become Britain’s first billionaire musician, according to the Sunday Times Rich List. McCartney is ranked 165th on the London-based newspaper’s annual list of the 350 richest people in the United Kingdom. The banking, media and entertainment conglomerate Hinduja Group’s head Gopi Hinduja and his family tops the list with a net…MORE

Lenny Kravitz To Headline UEFA Champions League Final Kick Off Show

Lenny Kravitz To Headline UEFA Champions League Final Kick Off Show

Pepsi and the UEFA have announced that legendary rock musician Lenny Kravitz will headline the UEFA Champions League Final Kick Off Show on June 1 at Wembley Stadium in London ahead of the final between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid CF. Kravitz said he is feeling “truly energized” ahead of his performance, adding, “It’s going…MORE

David Bowie’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ To Make Debut In Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio

David Bowie’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ To Make Debut In Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio

Parlophone Records has announced a Dolby Atmos spatial audio version of the 1972 David Bowie album, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars, will be available on Blu-Ray Audio and streaming services on September 6. It is available to pre-order at https://davidbowie.lnk.to/RocknRollStar The Blu-Ray audio disc features four iterations of…MORE

Yes To Release Super Deluxe Edition Of ‘Fragile’

Yes To Release Super Deluxe Edition Of ‘Fragile’

Rhino has announced a Super Deluxe Edition of Yes’s 1971 album, Fragile, will be released this summer. Fragile (Super Deluxe Edition) will be available on June 28, including four CDs, one LP, and a Blu-ray disc. Renowned audio engineer Bernie Grundman cut lacquers for the set’s LP. The music will also be available on digital…MORE

‘Becoming Led Zeppelin’ Documentary Headed To Theaters

‘Becoming Led Zeppelin’ Documentary Headed To Theaters

A documentary about legendary rock band Led Zeppelin, titled Becoming Led Zeppelin, is headed to theaters. The official documentary has been acquired for release by Sony Classics Pictures for North America, Latin America, Southeast Asia (except for Japan), the Middle East and Benelux. A “work in progress” version of Becoming Led Zeppelin screened at the…MORE

Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ Video Surpasses 4 Billion Views On YouTube

Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ Video Surpasses 4 Billion Views On YouTube

Katy Perry’s “Roar” music video has surpassed 4 billion views on YouTube, marking the most views for any female artist on the platform. “Roar” was released on August 10, 2013 by Capitol Records as the lead single from Perry’s fourth studio album, Prism. Perry co-wrote the song with Bonnie McKee and its producers Dr. Luke,…MORE

‘Third Eye Blind – Live At Red Rocks’ To Air On PBS

‘Third Eye Blind – Live At Red Rocks’ To Air On PBS

PBS is collaborating with Third Eye Blind to air “Third Eye Blind – Live at Red Rocks” on the network. “Third Eye Blind – Live at Red Rocks” is part of special programming premiering on PBS stations beginning Saturday, June 1st. Celebrating the 25th anniversary of their groundbreaking 1997 self-titled debut, Third Eye Blind made…MORE

Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ To Be Released In 4K Ultra HD For 40th Anniversary

Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ To Be Released In 4K Ultra HD For 40th Anniversary

Warner Brothers is set to release Prince’s Purple Rain on 4K Ultra HD and digital platforms on June 25th in celebration of the iconic film’s 40th anniversary. Prince, who made his acting debut with Purple Rain, starred as The Kid in the movie, alongside Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos, and Clarence Williams III. Albert…MORE