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LED ZEPPELIN: Jimmy Remembers Robert’s Birthday

Jimmy Page remembered Robert Plant‘s 70th birthday, and in celebration, posted on his website “Musicard,” a cowboy birthday song from 1958. He wrote, “Happy Birthday, Robert Plant. I’m sure you will all join with me to wish Robert a very happy birthday.”   Read More »

ROLLING STONES: It’s Only Ronnie n’ Rhino

Ronnie Wood has lent his time and artistic talent to a charity that is helping to save Rhino populations across Africa, which are in critical danger, threatened by global poaching. To celebrate the animal and raise funds for continued conservation, the Tusk Rhino Trail has been unveiled in London. It features Rhino sculptures painted by numerous artists, including Woody. Ronnie, ... Read More »

JOAN JETT: Goes to Bat for a Bear

Joan Jett has gone to bat for a bear living in rural Pennsylvania. A longtime animal activist and vegetarian, she sent a letter today (Monday) to the owner of Pymatuning Deer Park asking that Bosco, a 23-year-old animal, be moved to a sanctuary. Noting that the facility’s only other bear died last year, Joan says he no longer has a ... Read More »

QUEEN: Watch Them Rock You

Ahead of the November 2nd premiere of the Queen film, Bohmenian Rhapsody, the band has posted a nine-minute film called Memorable Live Moments which contains footage from iconic performances at London’s Rainbow and Hyde Park, Buenos Aires, Budapest and Knebworth Park in England. The film includes interviews with Brian May, Roger Taylor and Queen manager Jim Beach. You can see it on the ... Read More »

SLASH: Finds Unreleased Song

Will Slash release a version of a cut from his 2010 solo album featuring an unheard vocal by the late Chester Bennington? After pretty much complete media silence during the Guns n’ Roses reunion tour, the guitarist has been doing interviews recently to promote his upcoming Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators album, Living the Dream, which comes out September 21st.  ... Read More »

Gettin Social ~ MTV, Carpool, Bacon…

The Video Music Awards air live from New York tonight on MTV. CBS airs its Carpool Karaoke special with Paul McCartney tonight. It’s National Bacon Lovers Day, World Mosquito Day and National Radio Day. It’s National Radio Day. Celebrate by listening to your favorite station! It’s World Mosquito Day. What’s the mosquito situation like in your area? If you won ... Read More »