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2021.06 Boomerocity Buzz

Carmine Appice Says Unreleased 1974 Beck, Bogert & Appice Live Album Recorded in London Is Due Out Soon



Brooks & Dunn Are Going On Tour

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KISS’ Gene Simmons Lobbies Congress to Support Songwriters’ Rights As Part of ASCAP Advocacy Campaign

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Frank Bonner, of ‘WKRP in Cincinnati,’ Dead at 79

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World Premier: Diana Ross Debuts Comeback Single and Video


Eddie Van Halen Tribute Concert ‘Absolutely’ Should Happen Says Wolfang

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B.B. King Museum—Bigger and Better


U.S. Recorded Music Revenues Are Still 46% Below 1999 Peaks, RIAA Data Shows


Eric Clapton Sets Only 2021 North American Shows

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Eric Clapton Feels ‘Ostracized’ By Friends Over His COVID Views

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Foo Fighters Face Pushback Over Vaccine-Only Madison Square Garden Show


What Can Music Learn From The Rise and Rise of the Video Games Business?


Garth Brooks on Resuming his Stadium Tour Safely: 'I Think We're All Learning'

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Grandma Who Paid for Morgan Wallen Billboards Speaks Out — “We’re Not Bowing Down to the Mob”

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‘Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase The Blues Away’ Unravels The History Of A Legend


Guitarist With No Arms Shreds GNR’s ‘Sweet Child o’ Mine’ + More With His Feet


World Premier: ‘Eric Clapton’ Anniversary Deluxe Edition Due This Summer


Claudia Barrett Dies: Actress Who Dazzled ‘Robot Monster’ In Sci-Fi Camp Classic Was 91



Lady A Announce New ‘What a Song Can Do (Chapter One)’ Album

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Small Venues Still at Risk as COVID Cash Fails to Arrive



Foo Fighters Are Playing Madison Square Garden at 100% Capacity

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Hipgnosis Songs Fund Now Owns A Music Catalog Worth Over $2.2 Billion


World Premier: See Eddie Van Halen Play ‘Amsterdam’ Years Before 1995 Release


Bruce Springsteen Reprising ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ for Encore Run
Show will launch June 26th at the Saint James Theatre and wrap up September 4th

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David Gilmour and Polly Samson on What Keeps Their Creative Partnership Strong
The former Pink Floyd member and his wife chart their collaboration from The Division Bell through Samson’s new audiobook A Theater for Dreamers, and discuss the difficulties surrounding an upcoming Animals reissue

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Judas Priest Announce Rescheduled 50th-Anniversary Tour Dates

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New York City Taps Clive Davis to Executive Produce “Blockbuster” Central Park Comeback Concert


ROB ZOMBIE Officially Confirms His Long-Rumored Movie Reboot Of 'The Munsters'

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Clarence Williams III Dies: ‘Linc’ On ‘The Mod Squad’, Star Was 81



World Premier: Van Halen’s Lost Dinosaur Music Video Unearthed


TwinstheNewTrend Discover Bob Seger’s “Turn the Page”


Randy Travis Re-Releasing Iconic ‘Storms of Life’ Album With Three New Songs

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YES!!!! Robert Plant Reportedly Prepping New Album With Alison Krauss

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New Beach Boys ‘Feel Flows’ Box to Focus on 1969-71 Sessions

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Counting Crows Lead Singer Adam Duritz Says Spotify Doesn’t Pay: “It’s Not Trickling Down to Us In Any Way”

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Sugar Ray Leonard’s Secluded LA Mansion Hits the Market for $46.5 Million
At a sprawling 16,700 square feet, it's a real knockout


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Guns N' Roses Announce US tour with Wolfgang Van Halen's Mammoth WVH

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Roger Waters Posts Disputed Liner Notes to Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’


Movie Theaters AMC, Regal, and Cinemark Remove Mask Mandates for Vaccinated Customers 

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Foghat Releasing New Concert Album and DVD, ‘8 Days on the Road,’ in Celebration of Band’s 50th Anniversary

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Foreigner Adds Tour Dates, Doubling Number of 2021 Concerts

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Sammy Hagar + Michael Anthony Launch ‘Van Hagar’ Era Archive on Social Media

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If Streaming Isn’t Paying the Bills, Maybe Vinyl Can — Now Qrates Has a Way to Help Artists and Labels Sell a Lot More Records


Garth Brooks Expands Summer Stadium Tour
Country music star will play stadiums from Las Vegas to Nashville on an ever-growing tour

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Is Journey Trying To Entice Steve Perry With Their New Rhythm Section?


Robert Redford’s 30-Acre ‘Horse Whisperer’ Ranch in Utah Just Listed for $5 Million
Abutting a river bank, the actor's mountain estate is a slice of the Old West

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New Documentary Tells Brian Wilson’s Survival Story


Van Morrison Announces New U.S. Tour Dates

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How A 14 Year Old Got David Lee Roth Back In Van Halen


Turntable Restoration Business is Booming


World Premier: Brad Paisley Honors The Dream Chasers in New Track “City of Music”


Neil Finn Says He'd Step Aside So Lindsey Buckingham Can Return To Fleetwood Mac


But Will They Owe Taxes? - Sony Music Entertainment Is Waiving Unrecouped Debts for Legacy Artists


Some 20th Century Rock Artists May Get Royalties for First Time


The Sudden, Lucrative Gold Rush for Old Music
As the giants of classic rock contemplate retirement, music execs are dreaming up increasingly bold new ways to eke value out of their brands, images, and back catalogs

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Free Music Streaming App Trebel Is Going Public — The Company Targets People “Who Will Not – Or Cannot – Pay for Music Subscriptions”


Massive George Harrison ‘All Things Must Pass’ Box Due in August
Dhani Harrison, bassist Klaus Voormann, and others look back on the late Beatle’s 1970 solo masterpiece, and detail the making of a new deluxe reissue


Keith Urban to Headline Dierks Bentley’s Seven Peaks Music Festival

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Promises to Defy Lockdown Extensions: “You’ll Have to Arrest Us”

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It's Official: Ohio Club Where Dimebad Was Murdered To Be Turned Into Affordable Housing


Lindsey Buckingham and Wife Split Up After 21 Years

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Rethink Farewell: ‘Maybe It’s Not Our Time to Go’

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Dolly Parton Announces Massive $500 Million Dollywood Expansion

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Eagles: Additional 2021 “Hotel California” Tour Dates Announced


Flashback: TwinstheNewTrend Discover Mountain’s “Mississippi Queen”


Joe Bonamassa Announces Fall 2021 U.S. Tour

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Sultans of Swing Solo, If It Was Written by Pink Floyd


This Mint-Condition '72 Porsche 911 S Could Be Yours for $291,000
The eye-catching classic has been refinished in factory-correct tangerine paint

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World Premier: Prince's Previously Unreleased Social Justice Anthem 'Born 2 Die' Has Arrived: Listen


ZZ Top and Cody Jinks to Headline Born & Raised Music Festival

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Roger Waters to Dispute David Gilmour’s ‘Gobbledygook’ in Memoir

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Turn Your Attention Skyward with Styx in the Band’s Lyric Video for “Crash of the Crown,” from New LP Out 6/18


Grand Funk Railroad Plot Some Kind of Wonderful 2021 U.S. Tour

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Is It Time to Roll Your Own Distribution Service? SonoSuite Is Quietly Claiming the White Label Distribution Space


Courtney Love Dismisses Hole Reunion Possibilities, Launches New Cover Series
Our old manager Peter Mensch calls once a year to ask about a reunion: ‘Hey, just doing my thing I do every year with you and Jimmy Page.”

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YouTube Says It Paid $4 Billion to the Music Industry Over the Past Year


Arlene Golonka Dies: ‘The Andy Griffith Show’, ‘Mayberry R.F.D.’ Actress Was 85



Alan Jackson Lays Down Emotional ‘Where Were You’ for ‘National Memorial Day Concert’


Roger Taylor Announces UK Solo Tour and New Album 'Outsider'
Queen legend Roger Taylor announces 2021 UK solo tour alongside brand new album



Mickey Thomas Has Outlasted Steve Perry And Sammy Hagar Vocally Speaking

‘Pee-wee’s Playhouse’ Star John Paragon Dead at 66


Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway Musical Won’t Allow Guests Who Received the AstraZeneca Vaccine

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Rare Kurt Cobain Self-Portrait From 1992 Sells For Nearly $300K at Auction

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Dick Stolley, Journalist Who Landed Zapruder Film of JFK Assassination, Dead at 92


Peter Jackson’s ‘The Beatles: Get Back’ Six-Hour Doc Set For Three-Day Thanksgiving Debut On Disney+


Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road: The Story So Far


Awards Amid Slipping Ratings

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Rush’s Alex Lifeson Unveils Two New Solo Songs



Keyboardist Rick Wakeman is honoured by The Queen and made a CBE

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Staind Against The Grain: STAIND's AARON LEWIS: 'Every Racist Law That's Ever Been Put Into Place, Every Scar On America Was The Democrats'

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Angry Roger Waters Rejected ‘Huge’ Deal From Facebook

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Ned Beatty, Who Made Quite the First Impression in ‘Deliverance,’ Dies at 83
The actor also had memorable roles in 'Nashville,' 'Network' and 'Homicide: Life on the Street.'

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Music Benefactors Quietly Validates Its Model With Multiple Artist Offerings — With a $5 Million Catalog Acquisition Ahead

Bruce Springsteen Plots 2022 Tour, Collaborations With John Mellencamp, the Killers

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Ray Charles’ ‘True Genius’ Box Set to Feature Previously Unreleased Live Tracks
Limited edition collection houses 90 songs commemorating what would’ve been the legend’s 90th birthday year


World Premier: Ronnie Wood & the Ronnie Wood Band: ‘Mr. Luck – A Tribute to Jimmy Reed: Live at the Royal Albert Hall’ Out 9/3



Like Father, Like Son - Ahead of Their Times: That Time Sean Lennon Slammed the Media “For Spreading Chinese Communist Party Propaganda” . . . on April 2nd . . . of Last Year

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Wolfgang Van Halen Details New SiriusXM Show ‘Top of the Pack’
Premiere episode will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Van Halen’s For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

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Morgan Wallen Officially Reinstated by iHeartRadio, Cumulus Media, Cox Radio Station Conglomerates


Fake Spotify Trial Offers Are Delivering Malware – Here’s How to Spot Them


Lindsey Buckingham Announces New Solo Album and Fall Tour

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Brian Wilson Documentary ‘Long Promised Road’ Captures Musical Legend In Raw, Personal Way; Looks To Set U.S. Distribution Deal – Tribeca Film Festival



The Real Reason Wolfgang Van Halen Replaced Michael Anthony

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We Learn Why Michael Anthony Was Kicked Out of Van Halen...Kind Of


King Crimson Announce 2021 U.S. Tour

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Apple SharePlay Brings Video & Music Sharing to FaceTime – Here’s How It Works


Beatles Movie Explores ‘Paradox’ of Their Success in India



Stevie Nicks, Alice Cooper Set for Shaky Knees Festival

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Brad Whitford ‘Doubts’ Aerosmith Will Tour Soon – or Ever Again

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F. Lee Bailey, Defense Lawyer for OJ Simpson and Patty Hearst, Dies at 87



World Premier: John Mayer Drops New ‘Last Train Home’ Video


Dan Auerbach on the Black Keys’ New Album, Missing John Prine and His Band’s 20th Anniversary
“I love being able to share with our fans the music that inspired us,” Auerbach says of the Keys’ Delta Kream, a record of classic-blues covers

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Thousands of Guitar Amps, Pedals, & Gear Destroyed In Massive LA Warehouse Fire

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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian-Style Carroll Alsop House Up for Grabs in the Hawkeye State

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Vince Gill Sings ‘Go Rest High on That Mountain’ in Honor of Fallen Soldiers on ‘National Memorial Day Concert’ [Watch]


Keith Urban Announces His Return to Las Vegas

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Freddie Mercury’s Life Turned Into a Graphic Novel

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Flashback: TwinstheNewTrend Discover Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'