Mark Mayfield

Balls!

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ROD STEWART: Sued Over His Balls The “Maggie May” singer’s balls have gotten him into trouble — his soccer balls that is. Rod Stewart‘s balls have gotten him into trouble — his soccer balls that is. A fan filed a lawsuit against Stewart Monday in Clark County court in Nevada claiming that he was injured by the singer during an ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS John Mellencamp, Billy Joel, Ace Frehley and more. John Mellencamp releases his new album, Plain Spoken, today (Tuesday). Billy Joel, Tommy Hilfiger and Kim Cattrall are among the celebrities featured in American Masters: The Boomer List, which premieres tonight (Tuesday) on PBS. Ace Frehley will appear at the Chiller Theatre Expo at the Sheraton Parsippany in New ... Read More »

Reunion?

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THE KINKS: More on a Possible Reunion Dave Davies says he’d like to do something with his brother Ray. For the longest time Dave Davies had little to no interest in a Kinks reunion, but his tone is changing. In August he said, “I would love to do some form of a Kinks reunion with [my brother] Ray.” But, he ... Read More »

Different Venue?

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SAMMY HAGAR: Looking Out For Redheads’ Wellbeing He warns his fans not to go to Cabo following last week’s hurricane. While Sammy Hagar is trying to figure out a way to salvage his annual Birthday Bash, he is warning his legion of Redheads not to go down to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, site of the Bash, as it digs out ... Read More »

Big Birthday.

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BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN: 65 Years Young Today The New Jersey native turns 65 today (Tuesday). Bruce Springsteen turns 65 today (Tuesday). Looking much younger than that number would suggest, he still does shows that exceed three-hour shows while touring the world. And, he also continues to be quite prolific, especially these past few years with two studio albums since 2012 along ... Read More »

New Box Set.

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GEORGE HARRISON: Back to the Beginning His estate releases a new box set today, The Apple Years 1968-75. George Harrison‘s new box set is out today (Tuesday). The Apple Years 1968-75 contains the six studio albums he recorded and released on The Beatles‘ Apple Records between those years. They are Wonderwall Music, Electronic Sound, All Things Must Pass, Living in ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Billy Joel, Sting, Peter Gabriel and more. Billy Joel joined New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in helping to pick up trash Saturday along the shore at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay, New York. Sting and Peter Gabriel took part in Sunday’s Climate Change festivities. Sting, who founded the Rainforest Foundation with his wife, Trudie Styler, ... Read More »

Selfies From The 70′s.

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STEVIE NICKS: 40-Year-Old Selfies Polaroids she took of herself in the mid-’70s to go on display in New York. Selfies are nothing new — they’ve just become easier to take. A series of Polaroid snaps Stevie Nicks took of herself from the mid-’70s through 1987 will go on display starting October 10th at the Morrison Hotel Gallery in New York. ... Read More »

Numero Uno.

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COOPER: First Among Classic Golfers According to Golf Digest he has the 13th best handicap. Golf Digest has compiled it annual list of the Top 100 Golfers in Music, and Alice Cooper is number-one among classic rock acts. He comes in at number-13 with a 5.5 handicap. Huey Lewis follows at number-20 with a 7-handicap, and ZZ Top‘s Frank Beard ... Read More »

Fighting Back.

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LED ZEPPELIN: Switching to Offense Their lawyers plan to argue that Spirit‘s lawsuit over “Stairway to Heaven” should be thrown out because it was filed in Pennsylvania, to which they have no connection. Lawyers for Led Zeppelin have formulated their first line of defense against the lawsuit filed by the heirs of Spirit‘s Randy Craig Wolfe (a.k.a. Randy California) who ... Read More »