Mick Jagger, BB King, Jeff Beck to headline performance at White House

Mick Jagger - The Rolling Stones live at San Siro Stadium, Milan, Italy - june 10th, 2003 Blue 1911 via wikicommonsGibson.com is reporting that Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger is following the likes of Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan and Sir Paul McCartney this month by playing a gig for President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle at the White House. The More...

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By Keith Langerman On Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Seeing It Through : An Exclusive Interview With Guitarist Matt Schofield

Born in Manchester, England in 1977, raised on a steady diet of his father’s Muddy Waters and B.B. King records, it perhaps should not come as no surprise that Matt Schofield would grow up to become a world More...

By Keith Langerman On Sunday, April 24th, 2011

Guitarist KK Downing Quits Judas Priest After 40 Years

Rock News Desk is reporting that guitarist KK Downing has quit Judas Priest, and won’t join the band on their upcoming final world tour. The 59-year-old axeman recently told his bandmates that he’d decided More...

By Keith Langerman On Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

Alice Cooper’s “Welcome 2 My Nightmare” set for 2012

Legendary rocker Alice Cooper spoke to Aol’s Noisecreep about “Welcome 2 My Nightmare”, a sequel to his 1975 concept album “Welcome to My Nightmare” – his first “solo” More...

By Keith Langerman On Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Whitesnake’s David Coverdale interview

Vocalist David Coverdale needs no introduction to most fans of classic hard rock. From his initial emergence back in the 70’s as frontman of British heavy rock legends Deep Purple, through his seminal blues More...

By Keith Langerman On Monday, February 28th, 2011

Blues Guitar Legend Eddie Kirkland Killed In Florida Car Crash

The Atlanta Journal -Constitution is reporting that blues guitar legend Eddie Kirkland, “The Gypsy Of The Blues”, was killed Sunday morning in a Florida wreck. The Jamaican-born Kirkland, 88, was a More...

By Keith Langerman On Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

Blues Rock Guitar Legend Joe Bonamassa Does Vegas

This past weekend blues rock guitar titan Joe Bonamassa, who just kicked off the first leg of his 2011 ‘Dust Bowl’ tour in Anaheim, California on Thursday February 17th, played the House of Blues in More...

By Keith Langerman On Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Rolling Stones Ronnie Wood: Jimi Hendrix and I were evicted

Ronnie Wood and Jimi Hendrix were once kicked out of the flat they shared because they failed to housetrain the Rolling Stones rocker’s dog. The Rolling Stones rocker shared a flat with the legendary musician More...

By Keith Langerman On Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Geezer Butler: Black Sabbath will reunite

Black Sabbath/Heaven & Hell bass player Geezer Butler has shot down rumours that the four original members of Black Sabbath will be reuniting for a series of tour dates and a new studio album. His brief  More...

By Keith Langerman On Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Steven Tyler Turned Down Jimmy Page’s Offer To Record With Led Zeppelin

hennemusic is reporting that Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler not only jammed with Led Zeppelin following that band’s celebrated 2007 reunion, but was asked by Jimmy Page to write a record with them and he turned More...