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Depeche Mode Co-Founder Andy Fletcher Dead At 60

Depeche Mode Co-Founder Andy Fletcher Dead At 60

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Depeche Mode co-founder and keyboardist Andy Fletcher is no more, the band announced on social media on Thursday (May 26). Fletcher’s bandmates said, “We are shocked and filled with overwhelming sadness with the untimely passing of our dear friend, family member and bandmate Andy ‘Fletch’ Fletcher.” “Fletch had a…read more »

Queen’s Brian May Reveals Inspiration For ‘China Belle’

Queen’s Brian May Reveals Inspiration For ‘China Belle’

Brian May has revealed in a new interview how pursuing his passion for astronomy in China resulted in the magical track “China Belle” from his Another World album. “‘China Belle’ happened when I went on this wonderful trip to China to see a total eclipse of the Sun,” May said in an exclusive interview filmed…read more »

Atlantis Concert For Earth To Feature Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull, Sting & More

Atlantis Concert For Earth To Feature Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull, Sting & More

The inaugural Atlantis Concert for Earth it set to feature performances from Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull and Sting, among others. Atlantis Entertainment announced the first-ever edition of the Atlantis Concert for Earth, a two-day nonprofit concert to promote global conservation efforts. The event is set to take place from July 22 to July 23 in…read more »

Scorpions Share Lyric Video For ‘The Language Of My Heart’

Scorpions Share Lyric Video For ‘The Language Of My Heart’

Scorpions recently released a lyric video for “The Language Of My Heart,” a bonus track on French edition of the band’s latest album, Rock Believer. A tragic event during a concert at the Bataclan music club in Paris in 2015, where gunfire killed more than a hundred people, inspired the lyrics for “The Language Of…read more »

Iggy Pop Receives 2022 Polar Music Prize At Gala Ceremony In Sweden

Iggy Pop Receives 2022 Polar Music Prize At Gala Ceremony In Sweden

Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf presented the Polar Music Prize to Iggy Pop at a gala ceremony held at the Grand Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden, on Tuesday, May 24. “Recognition is a hard mistress,” Pop said in his acceptance speech. Referring to his Swedish connections, the punk legend added, “Ada Osterberg, a Swedish émigré to…read more »

Yes Drummer Alan White Dead At 72

Yes Drummer Alan White Dead At 72

Yes drummer Alan White has died at the age of 72, his family confirmed in a statement posted on his Facebook page. “Alan White, our beloved husband, dad, and grandpa, passed away at the age of 72 at his Seattle-area home on May 26, 2022, after a brief illness,” White’s family said. They added, “Throughout…read more »

Star-Studded Lineup Of Artists Revealed For ‘Elvis’ Soundtrack

Star-Studded Lineup Of Artists Revealed For ‘Elvis’ Soundtrack

The star-studded lineup for the soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis Presley biopic, Elvis, has been revealed. The soundtrack will feature Eminem & CeeLo Green, Stevie Nicks, Jack White, Tame Impala, Jazmine Sullivan, Gary Clark Jr., Kacey Musgraves and many more. While the lineup announces all the artists set to appear on the soundtrack, it doesn’t…read more »

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Announce 2023 International Tour

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Announce 2023 International Tour

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have announced a 2023 International Tour. Springsteen and his primary backing rock band will mark their return to the road in early February with a string of to-be-announced U.S. arena dates, followed by European stadium shows kicking off on April 28 in Barcelona and a second North American…read more »