Mark Mayfield

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IN OTHER NEWS Rod Stewart, Moody Blues, Aerosmith and more. Rod Stewart provided the entertainment at a wedding in Yorkshire, England on Saturday, playing for 200 guests. Asia canceled their show this Wednesday in York, Pennsylvania “for reasons beyond the band’s control.” Cheap Trick performed at Chicago’s Wrigley Field on Saturday. On Friday, singer Robin Zander played a solo show ... Read More »

Feast Of Friends

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DOORS: New Documentary Feast of Friends will be accompanied by several other documentary features on the November 11th home video release. The first and only film produced about The Doors during their original existence is coming to home video. Feast of Friends, a documentary long held back by legal issues involving Jim Morrison, will finally be released November 11th by ... Read More »

George-Fest

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GEORGE HARRISON: Weeklong Tribute Conan O’Brien to honor the late Beatle on his show each night next week. Conan O’Brien will pay tribute to the music of George Harrison over four nights starting Monday, September 22nd. He’s booked Beck, Norah Jones, George’s son, Dhani Harrison, and others to sing Harrison songs on his TBS show. This all ties in with ... Read More »

New Tour?

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E.L.O.: Return to Stage Jeff Lynne performed with his version of the band in front of a paid audience for the first time in 28 years in London over the weekend. Jeff Lynne returned to the stage with E.L.O. for the first time in years at London’s Hyde Park Sunday. Not counting a pair of invitation-only 2001 TV show tapings ... Read More »

New Music For Free.

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U2: Apple Says 33 Million Have “Experienced” Their Songs U2‘s Songs of Innocence may be one of the most controversial album releases of all time. And, now, it just might be one of the most successful. U2‘s Songs of Innocence may be one of the most controversial album releases of all time, with a firestorm erupting over Apple’s decision to ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Paul McCartney, Wings and Aerosmith Three members of Wings – guitarists Denny Laine and Laurence Juber and drummer Steve Holley — will pay their respects to their former boss, Paul McCartney, at the To Sir With Love tribute at the annual Abbey Road on the River Beatles festival. The event takes place October 24th to the 26th ... Read More »

ALS Challenge.

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JOE WALSH: Raising Big Bucks for ALS     He dumps the bucket of ice water over the head of Cablevision executive chairman Jim Dolan on the Today show. Joe Walsh made an appearance on NBC’s Today show Friday and poured a bucket of ice water on his friend, Jim Dolan, the executive chairman of Cablevision, to complete the ALS ... Read More »

Farewell Video.

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KISS: Bid Farewell to Jeter The band has bid a fond farewell to the New York Yankees shortstop. KISS recently cut a short backstage video wishing all the best to New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, who is hanging up his spikes at the end of this season after 20 years. Paul Stanley, who along with Gene Simmons, has been ... Read More »

New Album In Rocktober.

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BOB SEGER: Honk of the Horn to His Hometown The video for his new song, “Detroit Made,” is a tribute to his hometown and the cars made there. Bob Seger pays tribute to the glory days of his native Michigan’s auto industry in the video for his new song, “Detroit Made.” Filmed mostly at Detroit’s Woodward Dream Cruise, a parade ... Read More »

New Tour Dates.

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STYX: Soundtrack of Fall Tour The band has dates through early December. Now that Styx has finished the Soundtrack of Summer tour with Foreigner and Don Felder, the band has dates on their own over the next four months. They will bounce around the country through December 5th in Hammond, Indiana. This weekend they are in California, with shows in ... Read More »