Archive for July 7th, 2011

Ringo Starr, Confident and Sober: Rolling Stone’s 1992 Feature Story

July 7th, 2011
"Sometimes I can't believe that it's been twenty-two years since the boys were together" says Ringo Starr as he sits backstage at the Variety Arts Center in Los Angeles shooting the breeze with two members of the band Jellyfish as they wait to shoot a video for his new single...

George Michael Thrilled That ‘News of the World’ is Shutting Down

July 7th, 2011
George Michael has responded to the news that Rupert Murdoch's News International has shut down the scandal-plagued British newspaper News of the World by declaring that today is a "fantastic day for Britain" The paper has been accused of eavesdropping on the phone messages of murder  victims politicians and celebrities...

Bow Wow: My New Daughter is a Blessing

July 7th, 2011
Bow Wow revealed on his website Wednesday that he's a father Now the 24-year-old rapper and actor tells Us Weekly his daughter Shai is 3-months-old PHOTOS Hollywood's new star dads "Being that my father was never in my life this just makes me want to give her everything I wished my...

Download Lenny Kravitz’s New Song ‘Rock Star City Life’

July 7th, 2011
Click here to listen to Lenny Kravitz's "Rock Star City Life" For the next two days Lenny Kravitz is giving away his new tune "Rock Star City Life" for free The uptempo rocker which you can stream above or download via the widget below was the last song to come...

Bret Michaels’ Tonys Lawsuit Moved to New York

July 7th, 2011
A judge in California has ruled that Bret Michaels' lawsuit against CBS and the Tony Awards will need to be moved to New York Michaels is pursuing a suit against the broadcaster and the awards show because he claims that he was nearly killed when he was hit in the...

Styx: No Reunion With Former Frontman Dennis DeYoung

July 7th, 2011
For the past 10 years Styx fans have been hoping and praying that former frontman Dennis DeYoung and the rest of the band will put aside their differences and reunite According to Styx guitarist and vocalist Tommy Shaw – who hasn't performed with DeYoung since a highly acrimonious split in...

Kid Rock Planning New Album by Next Year

July 7th, 2011
Last weekend Kid Rock kicked off the summer leg of his Born Free tour with a hits-filled set that included several duets with opener Sheryl Crow and a production that included giant American flags four strippers and plenty of pyro "I don't think myself or my band has ever sounded...

Warner Music Group Shareholders Approve Merger

July 7th, 2011
Warner Music Group shareholders approved the sale of the company to Russian mogul Len Blavatnik and his holding company Access Industries for $33 billion In a statement Warner Music said that the company expects the merger with Access to be complete by the third quarter of 2011Photos Random NotesNews of...

Taylor Swift Cancels Shows Due to Bronchitis

July 7th, 2011
Taylor Swift has been forced to postpone a run of shows on her summer tour after coming down with a case of bronchitis The country star was told by her doctor to bow out of a July 2nd gig in Louisville Kentucky and has since dropped dates in Atlanta and...

Adele Leads Record Industry to Sales Spike

July 7th, 2011
After a decade of declining sales Adele and Lady Gaga have led the record industry to the first increase in overall record sales since 2004 According to data released by Nielsen SoundScan total album sales have gone up by one percent in the first half of 2011 in comparison to...