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  • Neil Diamond retires from touring due to Parkinson's diagnosis

    Neil Diamond retires from touring due to Parkinson's diagnosis

    Legendary singer Neil Diamond announced his retirement from concert touring in an announcement on his website on Jan. 22. Diamond’s reason for retiring is due to a diagnosis of  Parkinson’s disease, which makes it difficult for the performer to travel and perform. The third leg of Diamond’s 50th...
  • Interview: Ron Keel discusses upcoming albums, ‘Metal Cowboy Reloaded’ and ‘Fight Like A Band’

    Interview: Ron Keel discusses upcoming albums, ‘Metal Cowboy Reloaded’ and ‘Fight Like A Band’

    Having spent the last few years living in South Dakota, veteran artist Ron Keel is primed for one very busy 2018. Following his recent signing to Dave Ellefson’s EMP Label Group, the Metal Cowboy will re-issue his 2014 album, aptly titled, Metal Cowboy Reloaded. The release is a remixed/remastered...
  • Calibash 2018

    AXS interviews J Balvin, Becky G and more backstage at Calibash LA 2018

    AXS was backstage at Staples Center in LA for Calibash 2018 on Jan. 20. Mega 96.3 FM, SBS and LaMusica app brought together today's biggest Latin music stars onto one stage. As the event's official ticketing outlet, AXS was on hand to interview some of the artists backstage. Becky G, the woman...
  • Concerts and shows in Atlanta for Mardi Gras 2018

    Concerts and shows in Atlanta for Mardi Gras 2018

      Celebrate Mardi Gras by attending a special event or going to a concert or show in Atlanta, GA. Mardi Gras is on Fat Tuesday, which will be on Feb. 13 in 2018, but there will be a variety of entertainment including R&B, country music, funk, and family entertainment, in Atlanta in February...
  • Between The Buried And Me release new song 'Condemned to the Gallows'

    Between The Buried And Me release new song 'Condemned to the Gallows'

    Earlier this week, metal group Between The Buried And Me announced they were releasing a two part album known as Automata. Today, they released the music video for the album's opening song "Condemned to the Gallows." As promised, pre-orders for Automata Part I are live over on their website...
  • Interview: Lee DeWyze gets personal with his new album, 'Paranoia'

    Interview: Lee DeWyze gets personal with his new album, 'Paranoia'

    There’s something special about Lee DeWyze’s new album, Paranoia. It’s the singer/songwriter and American Idol winner’s seventh studio album, and his first full-length set since 2016’s Oil and Water, but it’s also a collection of reflective introspection. In addition to emotionally-driven songs like...
  •  Interview: Chappell Roan discusses her new album, ‘School Nights’ and new tour

    Interview: Chappell Roan discusses her new album, ‘School Nights’ and new tour

    From the moment Chappell Roan forced herself from her mid-western roots to showcase for labels in New York it’s been nothing but a steady trajectory of success. The singer/songwriter, whose hauntingly beautiful voice conjures images of Stevie Nicks and Carole King, shines brightly on her debut EP...
  • August Burns Red announce 'Messengers' remix album

    August Burns Red announce 'Messengers' remix album

    Last year, Grammy-nominated metalcore band August Burns Red celebrated the 10 year anniversary of their sophomore studio album Messengers with some touring around the world. While the band is on the road in support of their new album Phantom Anthem, there's still some love shown towards their 200...
  • The Dead Daisies announce new album and 2018 world tour

    The Dead Daisies announce new album and 2018 world tour

    The Dead Daisies are a hard rockin’ musical group incorporating a rotating line-up of some of the finest musicians around. In just a few short years The Dead Daisies have made an enormous impression in the rock world and developed a devoted hard-core fan base that loves them dearly and the Daisies...
  • Interview: Maxine and Roxy Petrucci discuss new Madam X album, ‘Monstrocity’

    Interview: Maxine and Roxy Petrucci discuss new Madam X album, ‘Monstrocity’

    Thirty years seems like a long time for a band to release sophomore album, but for the all-original line of Madam X: Bret Kaiser (vocals), Maxine Petrucci (guitars), Chris “Godzilla” Doliber (bass) and Roxy Petrucci (drums), the wait was certainly worth it. The band, who’s 1984 debut, We Reserve The...
  • Interview: Jeff Angell discusses new Walking Papers album, ‘WP2’

    Interview: Jeff Angell discusses new Walking Papers album, ‘WP2’

    Walking Papers, the Seattle-based band that features Jefferson Angell (The Missionary Position), Benjamin Anderson (The Missionary Position), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses) and Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees) will release their moody and carnal sophomore album, WP2 on Friday, January 19. The new...
  • Household announce new album 'Everything A River Should Be'

    Household announce new album 'Everything A River Should Be'

    Since 2013, Minneapolis natives Household have been gaining steam in the melodic hardcore scene with tours alongside Wolves At The Gate, Strengthen What Remains, and Comrades. After a split EP with Infinite Me last spring, the band started working on some brand new material. Yesterday, the group...
  • Christina Aguilera sends off 17-year-old dog with moving Instagram montage

    Christina Aguilera sends off 17-year-old dog with moving Instagram montage

    Christina Aguilera is grieving the loss of her beloved Papillon pooch, with whom she shared 17 years of “life’s many ups and downs.” The internationally-renowned songstress posted a moving montage to Stinky via Instagram after the treasured pet sadly had to be put down. The video shows several...
  • Black Label Society release new song 'Trampled Down Below'

    Black Label Society release new song 'Trampled Down Below'

    Fans of Black Label Society are counting down the days for the release of their 10th studio album Grimmest Hits, which is set to hit stores on Jan. 19 via eOne. The metal outfit, which is led by iconic guitarist Zakk Wylde, are following up two back to back Top 10 releases with 2010's Order of the...
  • Franz Ferdinand release new single 'Feel The Love Go'

    Franz Ferdinand release new single 'Feel The Love Go'

    Scottish band Franz Ferdinand are hitting some new territory with the release of their fifth studio album Always Ascending, which arrives on Feb. 9. With the departure of founding guitarist Nick McCarthy in 2016, this 10 track album includes new members Dino Bardot and Julian Corrie.. The title...
  • Interview: Dead Daisies bassist, Marco Mendoza discusses his new solo album, ‘Viva La Rock’

    Interview: Dead Daisies bassist, Marco Mendoza discusses his new solo album, ‘Viva La Rock’

    It’s been nearly eight years since The Dead Daisies bassist, Marco Mendoza released a solo album, but with the pending release of his monstrous ‘Viva La Rock’ [produced by Soren Anderson], Mendoza’s proves that the wait was worth it. For Mendoza, whose resume also includes stints with such legendary...
  • Mark Martinez' original song premieres on 'Lethal Weapon'

    Mark Martinez' original song premieres on 'Lethal Weapon'

    Austin-based recording artist Mark Martinez is an indie hip hop artist, producer and songwriter who writes lyrics and music giving insight into some of the challenges he has overcome like being side swiped by an 18-wheeler and learning how to walk again. He also writes about the successes he has...
  • Interview: Micah Wilshire discusses his new jazz inspired EP, ‘Manifesto’

    Interview: Micah Wilshire discusses his new jazz inspired EP, ‘Manifesto’

    Already an in-demand Nashville-based musician, Micah Wilshire’s contributions to music include session work for artists like Darius Rucker, Dierks Bentley and Jake Owen. As a writer, he’s scored big with television and film placements as well as songs for orchestrally dark-pop artists like Katie...
  • Interview: Vixen's Share Ross Discusses New Project, Twin Flames Radio

    Interview: Vixen's Share Ross Discusses New Project, Twin Flames Radio

    Many know Share Ross for her involvement in the band, Vixen. But the multi-talented bassist, songwriter and motivational speaker has been involved in a plethora of other projects over the course of her career, including the 90’s super-group, Contraband, Bubble and her recent involvement with Joe...
  • Author goes to back story of Beatles' music in book 'Experiencing the Beatles'

    Author goes to back story of Beatles' music in book 'Experiencing the Beatles'

    Is there such a thing as a new approach to listening to The Beatles? Author Brooke Halpin believes his new book, "Experiencing the Beatles," has that. “There are many many books out there, so it was very important for me to take a fresh approach with the Beatles and their recordings,” Halpin, also a...
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