Mark Mayfield

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IN OTHER NEWS Peter Frampton, Billy Joel, Cheap Trick, Van Morrison and more. Peter Frampton is busy with a few projects. He is contributing to Randy Bachman‘s next album as well as working on tracks for Steve Marriott and Buddy Holly tribute albums. Huey Lewis, Starship and A Flock of Seagulls are among the acts lined up for the ’80s ... Read More »

Benefit.

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THE WHO: Eddie, Geddy Get to Play Roger The annual show for the Teenage Cancer Trust will be held on November 11th in London. Pearl Jam‘s Eddie Vedder and Rush‘s Geddy Lee are among the artists who’ll play songs from The Who catalog at a charity show. The Teenage Cancer Trust benefit concert will be held November 11th in London’s ... Read More »

Time To Move On.

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KINKS: And Then It Was Off The on-again, off-again 2015 Kinks reunion appears to be be off again. The up and down saga of the purported 2015 Kinks reunion seems to have taken a downturn. In an interview last week with the British paper the Telegraph, Ray Davies said that things aren’t looking good. “I really can’t play with my ... Read More »

Last Time Around…

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ALLMAN BROTHERS: Hittin’ the Note For the Last Time Band brings their 45-year career to an end tonight (Tuesday) in New York City. The Allman Brothers Band will bring their 45-year career to an end tonight (Tuesday) with their final show at New York’s Beacon Theater. Although they formed in Jacksonville, Florida, the Northeast has been the band’s stronghold for ... Read More »

Official Video.

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LED ZEPPELIN: 43 Years Later They have released their first official video for “Rock and Roll.” In celebration of Monday’s re-release of Led Zeppelin 4 and Houses of the Holy, Led Zeppelin has unveiled a new video for the Alternate Mix of “Rock and Roll” off of 4.The clip combines concert footage and new visuals. Commenting on the song, Jimmy ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Grammy nominees, Journey, Graham Nash, Allman Brothers and more. The nominees for the 2015 Grammy Awards, February 8th in Los Angeles, will be announced on the morning of December 5th. The Album of the Year category will be announced that night on the CBS special A Very Grammy Christmas. Journey drummer Deen Castronovo, Night Ranger singer and ... Read More »

Tributes.

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JACK BRUCE: Tributes Pour In Clapton, Baker and many others remember the late Cream singer-bassist. The tributes are pouring in for Jack Bruce, the singer and bassist in Cream who died Saturday at the age of 71 from liver disease. Chief among them are his Cream bandmates, Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker. Clapton says, “It is with great sadness that ... Read More »

Partay!

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SAMMY HAGAR: Birthday Highlights The Red Rocker has posted a few performances videos from his Birthday Bash online. Sammy Hagar has posted two performance clips from his recent Birthday Bash on his Facebook page. Backed by Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham and Vic Johnson, he is seen doing “There’s Only One Way to Rock” and from Van Halen, “Poundcake.” Hagar held ... Read More »

Working?

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RUSH: Getting Ready to Get Back to Work Geddy Lee says the band will meeting soon to discuss the future. The members of Rush – Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart — are getting ready to meet to discuss what is next for the trio. Geddy tells us, “I don’t know when we’ll be back out on the road ... Read More »

New/Old Zep!

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LED ZEPPELIN: 4 & Houses Out Today The second installment in the catalog reissues arrives today. The next two titles in the Led Zeppelin catalog reissue campaign are out today (Monday). Like Led Zeppelin 1, 2 and 3, which were reissued in June, Led Zeppelin 4 and Houses of the Holy have been remastered by Jimmy Page and loaded with ... Read More »