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Rod Stewart made an appearance on the U.K version of The X Factor Sunday night singing "Merry Christmas Baby" with the show's finalists.
The next installment of The Allman Brothers' annual Wanee Festival in Live Oak, Florida will be held April 18th to the 20th.
Tom Petty and ZZ Top are rumored to headline next summer's Bonnaroo music festival in Tennessee.
Photographer Ken Regan, best known for his work with Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones, died from cancer on November 25th. In Regan's 2011 book, All Access: the Rock & Roll Photography, Keith Richards wrote, "Many times I've been onstage only to see Ken's beady left eye drilling through me with that wry grin under his camera and know he's got the shot he was after. I know a lot of photographers and they all have a personal style. When I see Ken in front of me, I know what he's waiting for . . . the moment!"
Thirty-four U.S. television and cable networks -- including CBS, HBO, VH1 Classic, AMC and Palladia -- will air the 12/12/12 charity concert benefiting the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The show -- starring Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, The Who, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Roger Waters and many others -- will also be streamed on such websites as People.com, AOL and iHeartRadio.