Author Archives: Elizabeth Tonn

Elton John’s Heart-Shaped Glasses have been STOLEN

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A pair of Elton John‘s famous heart-shaped glasses were stolen from a museum yesterday. According to TMZ, the shades were taken from the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum in Memphis, even though the case that contained them was locked. As of now, nobody knows how the thief managed to break into the display and walk away with the glasses. “Museum honchos say ... Read More »

KISS meets Scooby-Doo?

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Throughout the years Scooby and the gang has meet an incredible number of famous people including The Harlem Globetrotters, The Three Stooges, and many many more. So it should come as no surprise that eventually they would meet the iconic band KISS. Don’t believe us? Check out the truth below! Photo courtesy of spadge6868 Read More »

Alice Cooper Talks Hollywood Vampires Covers Album

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Alice Cooper‘s next album — a mostly covers tribute to the Hollywood Vampires crowd that he ran with during the early 70s — is done. The shock rocker tells us that, “I have it. It’s mixed, ready to go, and I’m very happy with it, very, very happy with it…I’m really happy with all the stuff and, y’know, McCartney’s on ... Read More »

Loverboy, the Romantics and Rick Springfield Announce Joint Tour

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Loverboy, Rick Springfield and the Romantics have announced a joint tour that will begin in late summer and continue through September. You can see the full itinerary for the tour below. Loverboy rose from opening gigs for Journey and Kiss to early-’80s fame with hits like “Turn Me Loose” and “Working for the Weekend.” They’d ultimately sell more than eight million albums ... Read More »

How Phil Rudd Plans to Avoid Jail Time Despite Guilty Plea

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Phil Rudd pleaded guilty today to one charge of threatening to kill and two counts of drugs possession, but the troubled AC/DC drummer doesn’t intend to spend a day in jail. Instead, Rudd’s lawyer Craig Tuck told a judge at New Zealand’s Tauranga District Court that he will apply for a discharge without conviction. Tuck specifically mentioned an issue with ... Read More »

Bill Ward Blasts Black Sabbath: ‘I’ve Listened to Nothing but Insults and False Remarks’

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Exiled Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has lashed out at his former bandmates for attacking him with “nothing but insults and false remarks” since his contentious separation from the group back in 2012. In a lengthy post on his Facebook page, Ward singles out Ozzy Osbourne in particular, declaring that the singer’s “rhetoric above all has brought me the most ... Read More »

How the Rolling Stones, Rod Stewart and David Bowie Ran From the Taxman

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Tax season is unpleasant for everyone (except for the IRS, that is). But imagine the plight of many popular British bands in the ’60s. In the U.K., the new millionaires had to pay a whopping 95 percent of their income in taxes. The Beatles’ George Harrison wrote “Taxman” to protest the unfair split: “There’s one for you, 19 for me.” ... Read More »

New Google Project Takes Visitors ‘Inside Abbey Road’ With Virtual Tour

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Since 1931, Abbey Road Studios has played host to some of the greatest musicians in the world. Now, thanks to Google, you can tour the facility without even getting off your couch. The tech giant’s new Inside Abbey Road project, developed in collaboration with the historic facility, lets users virtually explore each of the three main studios and one mastering ... Read More »

Yes and Toto announce Summer Tour

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Yes and Toto will join forces late this summer for a co-headlining North American tour that’s scheduled to span 26 dates starting in August. The tour finds both bands celebrating the release of a new project. Toto’s new album, Toto XIV, breaks a nearly 10-year recording drought, and has brought the band its highest Billboard chart position in decades; Yes, ... Read More »

AC/DC’s New Lineup to Debut at Coachella

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Months after bringing their new-look lineup to one of the world’s biggest stages by playing a couple of numbers at the Grammy Awards, the 2015 edition of AC/DC will make their full-length debut as Coachella headliners April 10-12. As previously reported, this year’s Coachella bill is also scheduled to include performances by an eclectic roster of acts that includes Steely ... Read More »