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  • Elton John confirms that he’s working on new music for ‘The Lion King’ remake

    Elton John confirms that he’s working on new music for ‘The Lion King’ remake

    Elton John’s schedule recently got a whole lot busier following his announcement last month that the classic rock hero will head out on a lengthy farewell tour starting later this year. Now it appears that John is indeed working on the upcoming remake of Disney’s “The Lion King,” as the 70-year-old...
  • Elton John adds new 2018 and 2019 US farewell tour dates

    Elton John adds new 2018 and 2019 US farewell tour dates

    Elton John continues to roll out dates for his massive Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour. The five-time Grammy winner has added a dozen new U.S. stops after selling out the initial 60 shows of his last-ever tour. The “Rocket Man” hitmaker announced the new dates on Feb. 6 via Twitter and other social...
  • Ozzy Osbourne will celebrate 50 years of performing on No More Tours 2 North American trek

    Ozzy Osbourne will celebrate 50 years of performing on No More Tours 2 North American trek

    Ozzy Osbourne’s infamous “Crazy Train” looks to be making its final scheduled stops in 2018, as the classic rock singer has announced the final touring shows of his Hall of Fame solo career. The veteran performer announced the North American part of his No More Tours 2 farewell tour on Tuesday...
  • Paul Simon confirmed the upcoming spring and summer dates for his "Homeward Bound Farewell Tour" on Monday. 

    Paul Simon announces North American and European dates for farewell tour

    Following last week’s announcement that Paul Simon would be playing a one-off, “Farewell Performance” at London’s Hyde Park this July, fans in America were probably left confused as to whether or not the summer concert would really be the final show for the iconic rocker. Simon put any speculation...
  • Elton John announces retirement from touring with extensive Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

    Elton John announces retirement from touring with extensive Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

    The journey of Elton John has been long and incredibly successful, but will soon be coming to an end after half a century of performing around the world. As the music world turns its gaze to New York City for the start of Grammy week, John took the time to announce his retirement from touring on...
  • Warped Tour to wrap after 2018 run

    Warped Tour to wrap after 2018 run

    The end of a musical era is near. The Vans Warped Tour will officially call it quits on its cross-country trek after 2018, wrapping a 24-year run in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The news comes from a recent Billboard interview with founder Kevin Lyman, who cites the growth in number of summer music...
  • Review: Black Sabbath 'The End' on DVD+CD

    Review: Black Sabbath 'The End' on DVD+CD

    Black Sabbath ended their storied five-decade career as godfathers of heavy metal back in the city where it began on Feb. 4 in Birmingham, England, at Genting Arena. The emotional farewell performance was filmed and will be released under the title “The End” in time for the holiday season on Nov. 1...
  • Tragically Hip expands 2016 Man Machine Poem Tour

    Tragically Hip expands 2016 Man Machine Poem Tour

    Tragically Hip fans in Canada have quickly shown love and support for their favorite band following last week's announcement that frontman Gord Downie has terminal brain cancer. Hot on the heels of announcing a 2016 farewell summer tour, the 14-time Juno Award winners have added four new dates to...
  • Manowar announces 'Farewell Tour'

    Manowar announces 'Farewell Tour'

    After more than three and a half decades in existence, heavy metal's own warriors, Manowar, are planning on calling it quits... 2016 has been so full of ups and downs thus far in the metal and music communities. Bands have broken up, well-loved band members have been replaced, and several legendary...
  • Kenny Rogers - The AXS Exit Interview

    AXS chats with Kenny Rogers about his farewell tour

    With a music resume that includes global fame, 120 million records sold, and almost fifty years of music, the fabulous Kenny Rogers is ending his incomparable career on a high note that has ‘The Gambler’ back at the table for a few more rounds before retiring to spend time with his family. AXS was...
  • Aerosmith considering 2017 farewell tour

    Aerosmith considering 2017 farewell tour

    Aerosmith fans will be gutted to learn that the band's next road trip may well be a farewell tour. Solo career interests along with age, health concerns and other factors have prompted the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers to contemplate closing the curtain on their touring career. In a new interview...
  • Motion City Soundtrack's "So Long, Farewell" Tour

    Motion City Soundtrack announce 'So Long, Farewell' tour

    It’s been a few days since Motion City Soundtrack broke the hearts of their fan base by announcing their plans to go on an indefinite hiatus. While the post to their longtime followers was sad, they did promise to release a list of tour dates so that they could properly say good-bye to those who...
  • Watch: Black Sabbath celebrate guitarist Tony Iommi's birthday in Detroit

    Watch: Black Sabbath celebrate guitarist Tony Iommi's birthday in Detroit

    Black Sabbath continued The End Tour on Feb. 19 in Detroit at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The legendary British rockers' farewell appearance in Motor City took on extra special significance as the band celebrated the 68th birthday of founding member Tony Iommi. Brave Words reports on Feb. 20 that...
  • Black Sabbath unveils rescheduled farewell tour dates

    Black Sabbath unveils rescheduled farewell tour dates

    Black Sabbath fans in Canada gutted by the band's recent show cancellations due to health issues can take heart. The legendary British rockers have revealed rescheduled dates for all three shows that were postponed in late January and early February while frontman Ozzy Osbourne recovered from a bout...
  • Watch: Black Sabbath rock 'After Forever' at stage return in Tacoma, Washington

    Watch: Black Sabbath rock 'After Forever' at stage return in Tacoma, Washington

    Black Sabbath recommenced The End Tour on Feb. 6 in Tacoma, Washington, at Tacoma Dome after missing three back-to-back shows in Canada due to frontman Ozzy Osbourne's struggle with an extreme bout of sinusitis. The legendary British rockers performed a 14-song set list packed with beloved songs...
  • Black Sabbath postpones two shows in Canada due to illness

    Black Sabbath postpones two shows in Canada due to illness

    Black Sabbath has been forced to postpone a pair of dates in Canada. The legendary British rockers announced the cancellation of shows on Jan. 30 in Edmonton, Alberta, at Rexall Centre and Feb. 1 in Calgary, Alberta, in Scotiabank Saddledome due to frontman Ozzy Osbourne falling ill. Billboard...
  • Black Sabbath unveil teaser from The End Tour rehearsals confirming tour drummer

    Black Sabbath unveil teaser from The End Tour rehearsals confirming tour drummer

    Black Sabbath fans pumped about the imminent launch of the legendary British metal band's farewell tour can whet their appetite via newly posted rehearsal footage. The teaser clip is from an upcoming behind-the-scenes rehearsal video, which will be posted in full on Fri., Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. PST. at...
  • Tommy Lee fully recovered and back in Motley Crue's line up after wrist injury

    Tommy Lee fully recovered and back in Motley Crue's line up after wrist injury

    Tommy Lee has assured fans his injured wrist is "back to 100 percent" and that he is ready to sit behind the drum kit once again for the remaining Motley Crue Final Tour dates. The ailing drummer missed a handful of show last month due to tendonitis as the veteran Los Angeles rockers wrapped up...
  • Tommy Lee's availability remains uncertain for Motley Crue show in Quebec City

    Tommy Lee's availability remains uncertain for Motley Crue show in Quebec City

    Tommy Lee remains sidelined with a hand injury with only one gig left on Motley Crue's summer farewell North American leg. The ailing drummer has been unable to perform with the veteran Los Angeles rockers for four straight gigs, including their most recent show on Oct. 18 in Bangor, Maine and his...
  • Twisted Sister farewell tour marks the end of the iconic ‘80s band

    Twisted Sister farewell tour marks the end of the iconic ‘80s band

    Twisted Sister is saying farewell less than one month after the death of longtime drummer A.J. Pero. The iconic ‘80s hair band, best known for their hit song “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” has announced a farewell tour before they split for good, according to People on Wednesday. The band will take to...
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