Author Archives: Thomas Cowley

Elton John & The Who Headline New Orleans Jazz Fest

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Photo courtesy of Mike Smith of MNR Images. If you were looking to start your summer early this year, you may want to make a trip down to New Orleans for the 2015 Jazz Fest. Not only will the event feature over 500 artists, but the legendary Elton John and The Who are headlining it. There will also be performances ... Read More »

AC/DC To Headline 2015 Coachella Music Festival

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Photo taken by Vladimir In a recent announcement it has been confirmed that legendary rock band AC/DC will be headlining the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival this year. The festival will take place in mid April stating the 10th and ultimately ending on the 19th. This is good news for the band due to their recent hardships with the ... Read More »

Joe Cocker Dies At 70

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Sad news to report today as singer Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70. According to his management, the Grammy winning singer lost his battle with lung cancer. Cocker saw most of his success in the 60’s and performed his last concert this past June in Hammersmith, London. He will be missed. Read More »

John Fogerty Says He Won’t Stop Playing CCR Songs

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Photo by Brennan Schnell It seems that bad blood between bandmates just comes with the territory when you venture into the music world. It is always a shame to see bands we love not able to overcome their differences. And it seems that time doesn’t help too much either because now John Fogerty, lead singer of Creedence Clearwater Revival, is ... Read More »

Phil Rudd Allegedly Threatened To Kill Contractor & His Daughter

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AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been in the news quite frequently as of late, but not for a reason anyone would envy. After dodging murder-for-hire charges brought up against him a month ago, Rudd now faces new, lesser charges of “threatening to kill” as well as possession of meth & weed. According to a court report, Rudd threatened to kill ... Read More »

Bobby Keys Of The Rolling Stones Dies At 70

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Sad news today as the world says farewell to a talented musician. Saxophonist Bobby Keys, most notable for his work with the Rolling Stones, has passed away today at the age of 70. Though he was never an official member of the band, Keys worked with the Stones consistently from 1964 through 1974 with the album “It’s Only Rock ‘n ... Read More »