Never-before-released song from James Brown released ahead of A&E documentary

James Brown passed away in 2006, but fans are now getting to hear a never-before-heard recording from the Godfather of Soul. The previously unreleased tune, “We Got to Change,” features Brown’s band the J.B.’s, with William “Bootsy” Collins on bass, Phelps “Catfish” Collins on guitar and “Funky Drummer” Clyde Stubblefield.“James Brown always... Read More.

Beach Boy Brian Wilson placed under a conservatorship

Brian Wilson, co-founder of the Beach Boys, has been has been placed under a conservatorship, his longtime manager, Jean Sievers, confirmed in a statement to KABC-TV.The statement says that the decision was made after Brian’s wife Melinda passed away, noting that Sievers and Wilson family representative LeeAnn Hard will be his... Read More.

Neil Young & Crazy Horse detail new album

When Neil Young & Crazy Horse announced their upcoming tour, they revealed they’ll be releasing a new album, FU##IN’ UP. Well, now we know a little bit more about the record.The release has Young and his legendary band, currently made up of Billy Talbot, Ralph Molina, Micah Nelson and Nils Lofgren, sharing nine... Read More.

Hits by Cher, Celine Dion, Whitney Houston to be featured in musical about Diane Warren

The life of hitmaking songwriter Diane Warren is coming to the Broadway stage — along with the hits she's written over the years.The musical, called Obsessed, has started production and will include Diane's hits for artists like Cher, Aerosmith, Celine Dion, Whitney Houston, Lady Gaga and Toni Braxton, plus Taylor Swift's "Say Don't Go," the recently... Read More.

Crowded House announces new album, ‘Gravity Stairs’

Crowded House recently released the new single “Oh Hi,” and there’s more new music where that came from. The Aussie band, now made up of Neil Finn, Nick Seymour, Mitchell Froom, and Finn’s sons Elroy and Liam, just announced they’ll release the eighth studio album, Gravity Stairs, on May 31. It’s their first... Read More.

Record Store Day 2024 releases announced

Record Store Day has announced the list of exclusive releases for its 2024 event, taking place in independent record stores on April 20. Here are some of the offerings that will be available this year:Two George Harrison albums, Wonderwall Music and Electronic Sound, will be released in limited Zoetrope picture disc... Read More.

Carl Palmer releasing career-spanning box set

The career of legendary drummer Carl Palmer is being celebrated with a new career-spanning box set.Carl Palmer Fanfare for the Common Man will consist of three CDs of music from Palmer’s various bands, including the Carl Palmer Band; Emerson, Lake & Palmer; and Asia. There will also be a Blu-ray, The... Read More.