Eric Clapton announced that he’s bringing the festival to New York’s Madison Square Garden on April 12 and 13, 2013, with a lineup that includes blues legends B.B. King and Buddy Guy, classic rock icons Clapton, Jeff Beck and The Allman Brothers Band, country stars Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Keith Urban and young guns including John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr.
“I went to see the Yardbirds play at this really stuffy student black-tie event at Cambridge University. The singer, Keith Relf, got quite inebriated and was being really punky. He was really staring down the establishment and put on a magnificent rock and roll performance. He was knocking things over and shouting obscenities at the audience. I really enjoyed myself.” — Jimmy Page
Sir George Martin, the legendary producer of nearly all of The Beatles’ recordings, is the subject of a documentary coming to DVD and Blu-Ray this fall. Appropriately titled “Produced By George Martin,” the doc features Martin discussing his childhood, his war experience, music and more.
This weekend, Mick Jagger helped to put a lid on Saturday Night Live’s latest season, performing three times, joining in a couple of skits, and helping to send off one of the show’s brightest stars, […]
Watch NOLA JazzFest Performances From Arcade Fire, Jeff Beck, And More On iClips And Rollingstone.com This Weekend
For two weeks every April, New Orleans hosts one of the nation’s biggest music festivals. It’s officially titled the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, though most just call it JazzFest. Every year it features […]
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards. It’s the biggest show on television, with 200 or 300 performers, 23 great performances, and a run time of over 3 ½ hours. Walk into a dressing room backstage at […]
For the first [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Who[/lastfm] gig in nearly a year, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Roger Daltrey[/lastfm] and company took the stage in order to raise money for a cause near and dear to their heart: Cancer research.