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  • Elton John reportedly performing at the Royal Wedding this weekend

    Elton John reportedly performing at the Royal Wedding this weekend

    Music fans will remember when Elton John delivered a tear-jerking performance of “Candle In The Wind” during the funeral of Princess Diana at London’s Westminster Abbey back in 1997. Now it appears that the famous classic rock pianist will be returning to Westminster Abbey this coming weekend under...
  • Listen: Lady Gaga shines with new cover of Elton John’s ‘Your Song’ from upcoming ‘Revamp’ tribute album

    Listen: Lady Gaga shines with new cover of Elton John’s ‘Your Song’ from upcoming ‘Revamp’ tribute album

    Classic rocks fans both young and old will receive quite the serving of Elton John when a pair of compilation tribute albums to the famous pianist and singer arrive next Friday, April 6. One of the albums, titled Revamp, will include covers from contemporary pop artists like The Killers, Alessia...
  • Listen: Q-Tip, Demi Lovato and Chris Stapleton share Elton John covers from upcoming tribute album

    Listen: Q-Tip, Demi Lovato and Chris Stapleton share Elton John covers from upcoming tribute album

    Earlier this week, a handful of today’s biggest contemporary pop and country artists announced they would be honoring Elton John and his creative partner Bernie Taupin with a pair of upcoming albums featuring cover versions of John's biggest hits. The two albums to be titled Revamp and Restoration...
  • Lady Gaga, Willie Nelson, Mary J. Blige and more cover Elton John on new tribute albums

    Lady Gaga, Willie Nelson, Mary J. Blige and more cover Elton John on new tribute albums

    Elton John may be getting ready to call it quits on his days and nights as one of the world’s most beloved touring musicians, but that doesn’t mean that his fans and musical colleagues are ready to let go of his music. Perhaps that’s why some of the biggest names in popular music including Ed...
  • Tony Cavalero of ‘School of Rock' will portray Ozzy Osbourne in upcoming Mötley Crüe biopic

    Tony Cavalero of ‘School of Rock' will portray Ozzy Osbourne in upcoming Mötley Crüe biopic

    Anyone who’s followed along with the history of Mötley Crüe knows that the equally wild Ozzy Osbourne played a big role in helping to launch the careers of the crazy Los Angeles rock group. So it only makes sense that the Prince of Darkness have a presence in their upcoming biopic film, “The Dirt...
  • 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...
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