In the statement, we learn that more than just their merch guy Nick Alexander perished in the incident as three people from their record company were also among the casualties. As expected, the band has called off their touring until further notice. Read their statement below: While the band is now home safe, we are […]
For Adele’s legions of fans, as well as for the music industry at large, a big question has hung over the release of “25,” her first album in nearly five years. The album is all but certain to be a gigantic hit, but would Adele make it available for streaming on services like Spotify and […]
The 15-year, 8-month sentence from Federal Judge Tanya Walton Pratt was harsher than the 12-1/2 years requested by Federal prosecutors. He faced a maximum possible sentence of 50 years. Fogle, 38, who had been free on his own recognizance since he was originally arraigned, was sent to jail immediately after the sentencing. He’ll be eligible […]
Living the rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle is not always glamorous. From freak accidents to excessive partying, the stage and the road can be a dangerous place. We’ve seen musicians soldier on, taking the stage in spite of injuries or tragedies, proving they are the warriors we believe them to be. Never knowing when a show […]
The 28-year-old Chinese man treated his blushing ‘bride’ to all the trimmings of a traditional wedding, including a make-up artist, a flowing white dress and a series of surprisingly tender wedding portraits.
Every October, when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announces the nominees for next year’s inductions, there’s a phrase that seems to come up organically in discussions of the shortlist. Indeed, I’ve used it several times myself. The phrase is “out of committee.” It’s an acknowledgment of the central role played by the Rock […]
After the recession, millions of unemployed workers faced a wrenching dilemma: hold out for a job as good as the one they left, or take a lower-level position, often outside their field. A new study surprisingly concludes it’s better to wait, at least for mid-level workers. It found employers seeking office workers were more likely […]
Indestructible glam metal icons Mötley Crüe are currently on the Final Tour, a series of more than 150 shows capping nearly three and a half decades of decadence, concluding with a New Year’s Eve throwdown at Los Angeles’ Staples Center. If you haven’t caught the tour thus far, let bassist Nikki Sixx describe “Kickstart My […]