Posts Tagged ‘british’

Frehley: I’d have made it with or without Kiss

Original Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley says he would have “made it” whether or not he joined the band.

Metallica fest slot left Farrell furious

Lollapalooza organiser Perry Farrell says he was “angry” when this year’s headliners Metallica played his festival for the first time.

Ripper recalls Priest call-up

Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens has recalled how he got his job with Judas Priest after singing just one line of a song – and says he was the only person who auditioned for the band.

Townshend best-of boasts fresh material

Pete Townshend will release an anthology of his solo material next month – and it will feature two new tracks.

Vintage Trouble reveal Hopeful record

Vintage Trouble will release third album 1 Hopeful Road on August 14 via Blue Note Records.

Alabama Shakes further "Sound & Color" roadwork

Alabama Shakes have added more shows to their summer run promoting their latest effort, “Sound & Color.” More news: Blake Mills , Drive-By Truckers , Alabama Shakes

Blockheads in film crowdfunder

Movie producers have launched a crowdfunding campaign to make a documentary about Ian Dury’s band the Blockheads.

Asia launch live set in July

Asia have confirmed the launch of a live set recorded in the US in 2012, before Steve Howe bowed out of the band.

Pete Townshend teases rock opera project

Pete Townshend says he’s currently working on a “big” project as the band continue their 50th anniversary celebrations.

The Who headline Glastonbury

The Who have been confirmed as headliners for this summer’s Glastonbury festival.

The Who’s 1982 Shea gig set for release

The Who’s 1982 show from Shea Stadium in New York is to be released for the first time, it’s been announced.

British Library on hunt for rare music collections

The British Library is urging music fans with rare collections to get in touch so that the sounds can be preserved for future generations.

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