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  1. Ex-Genesis Guitarist Steve Hackett Discusses Recently Reissued "GTR" Album, New Solo TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | WJZW-FM Washington

    In 1985, two of prog rock's premier guitarists -- Steve Hackett of Genesis and Steve Howe of Yes -- teamed up to form a new band called, appropriately, GTR . The short-lived group released just one self-titled album in 1986 that yielded a major U.S. hit, "When the Heart Rules the Mind," which peaked at #14 on the Billboard Hot 100.


  2. Squeeze to Release First New Studio Album in 17 Years, "Cradle to the Grave," Next MonthRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Squeeze has announced plans to release its first album of new original music since 1998's Domino . Due out on November 13, Cradle to the Grave features 12 songs penned by the band's founding frontmen and songwriting duo Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook .


  3. Paul McCartney Performs at PETA's 35th Anniversary GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Paul McCartney has been one of the biggest celebrity supporters of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, aka PETA, so who better to serve as the entertainment at the animal-rights organization's 35th anniversary party? A performance by the former Beatles star closed out the star-studded event, dubbed "All Together Now," which took place Wednesday night at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. According to recaps posted at PETA.org , McCartney's set included renditions of the Beatles classics "Birthday" "Let It Be," "Hey Jude" and "Lady Madonna," and his 1993 solo tune "Looking for Changes," which he dedicated to the organization's cause.


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    Sep 19, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    John Fogerty 's new memoir, Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music , will be released on October 6, and the former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman has scheduled a series of special events in New York and the Los Angeles area to promote the book. One of the most interesting events will take place on October 12 at the famed Troubadour club in West Hollywood, California, and will feature Fogerty being interviewed fellow rock star George Thorogood .


  5. Darlene Love's New Album, "Introducing Darlene Love," Hits Stores TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Darlene Love 's new studio album, Introducing Darlene Love , the legendary singer's first collection of original pop songs in more than 25 years, was released today . Love will celebrate the album's arrival with sold-out shows tonight and Sunday at the Los Angeles area's famous Whiskey a Go Go club.


  6. Jeff Lynne "Thrilled to Bits" to Receive Hollywood Walk of Fame StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Jeff Lynne was recognized for his many musical achievements with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at a ceremony held earlier today in front of the famous Capitol Records Building in downtown Los Angeles. As expected, Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh and Tom Petty both were on hand to deliver speeches saluting the Electric Light Orchestra frontman and acclaimed producer, who said he was "thrilled to bits" to receive the honor.


  7. Todd Rundgren Says Songs on New Album "Global" Are About Getting People to UniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Earlier this month, Todd Rundgren released a new album titled Global , which finds the prolific singer/songwriter exploring the same electronic sounds featured prominently on his previous studio effort, 2013's State . But while some of State 's songs looked at the alienation mankind is experiencing in this technologically advanced era, Rundgren says a major theme behind Global 's tunes is the idea that people need to work together to help solve the world's problems.


  8. Motley Crue Adds New North American Dates to The Final TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Motley Crue will be saying farewell to fans with more North American cities as part of their farewell trek, The Final Tour. The glam-metal rockers have added 21 new concerts to their itinerary that are scheduled to take place in October and December, and run from an October 5 show in Hidalgo, Texas, through a December 27 concert in Las Vegas.


  9. Yes and Toto to Launch Joint North American Summer Tour in Early AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    The rumored reports that Yes and Toto were planning to hit the road together this summer have been confirmed. The bands will team up for a joint North American tour that gets under way on August 7 in Mashantucket, Connecticut, and is mapped out through a September 12 show near Vancouver, Canada.


  10. John Fogerty Reveals Title and Release Date for New Memoir; Adds Shows to Upcoming US TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    John Fogerty has unveiled new details about his forthcoming autobiography. The book is titled Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music and will be published October 6. The memoir will feature the 69-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's recollections about his eventful life, from his childhood in Northern California and his early forays into music, to his exciting but tumultuous years as the leader of Creedence Clearwater Revival .


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