Pneumonia Knocks Slash's Snakepit Off AC/DC Tour

Ex-Guns guitarist's band showed up for first two shows on winter leg of tour but didn't go on, due to Slash's illness.

Eagles Set One U.S. Date This Year, In Dallas In July

The band, playing nearly two-month tour of Europe, may add more Stateside concerts later, spokesperson says.

Tom Petty, Heartbreakers To Hit Road With Wallflowers

Jakob Dylan band opening first eight dates of 15-date, late-spring tour of West, Southwest; then veteran rockers head into studio.

Public Services Planned For Mamas And The Papas' John Phillips

Funeral to be held near Palm Springs, California, on Saturday.

Madonna Single Reimagined On Brother-In-Law Joe Henry's Album

His version of 'Don't Tell Me' features jazz sax great Ornette Coleman.

John Phillips Merged Folk, Harmony, Broadway

What became the Mamas and the Papas' signature sound was a melding of the influences the band's late leader admired.

Selecting Rock Hall Inductees: This Year Queen, Next Year ... Sex Pistols?

Nominating committee has task of reflecting sprawling cultural experience called rock and roll — and its picks have critics every year.

Hundreds Get Into The Groove At Madonna Auditions

Singer holds open call to find dancers for upcoming tour.

Howard Jones, Sheila E., Greg Lake Join Ringo's All-Starr Band

Ex-Supertramp singer Roger Hodgson, Mott the Hoople frontman Ian Hunter also joining ex-Beatle's summer tour.

Billy Joel, Ricky Martin Also Tipping Hats To Brian Wilson

Go-Go's, Darius Rucker, reunited Wilson Phillips join lineup for all-star salute to Beach Boys composer.

Morton Downey Jr., Onetime Singer, Dead At 67

Shock-talk TV host, who succumbed to lung cancer, helped write surf-rock classics 'Pipeline,' 'Wipeout.'

Songs Inspire Setzer To Form '68 Comeback Special

Tracks that didn't fit Brian Setzer Orchestra format spur ex-Stray Cats leader to form trio.

Son By Four Earns Seven Latin Music Award Nominations

Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan, Shakira also potential winners at April 29 ceremony.

Scaramouche! 'Queen: The Musical'?

Glam-metal band's songs to become fodder for theatrical production, says guitarist Brian May.

Courtney Love Unveils Lineup Of Femme-Punk Project Bastard

Members of Hole, Veruca Salt, Rockit Girl to hit studio next week.

Courtney Love Unveils Lineup Of Femme-Punk Project Bastard

Members of Hole, Veruca Salt, Rockit Girl to hit studio next week.

Devo Members Resurrect Junior-High Basement Band

Early Wipeouters songs will be released next month on P'Twaang.

Paul Simon, Elton John Join Tribute To Brian Wilson

Aimee Mann, Michael Penn, Heart, Matthew Sweet also set for all-star salute to Beach Boys mastermind.

Don Henley Says Eagles Will Record Together

Sessions could result in first new studio LP since 1979.

All-Star Concert To Salute Brian Wilson

Show featuring guests singing Beach Boy's compositions will be taped March 29 in New York.

Vanilla Ice Boastin', Braggin' On Betty Blowtorch Track

Iceman claims substantial manhood on Los Angeles femme hard rockers' 'Size Queen,' from their upcoming Are You Man Enough?

Courtney Love Countersuing Label, Organizing Union

Hole singer also says she wants unreleased Nirvana songs to come out on Epitaph Records.

Jaded Singer Tina Yothers No Longer Downplays Child Star Past

Despite losing battle of the bands to Howard Stern, tabloid report of sexual indiscretions, ex-'Family Ties' actress says she's embracing who she is.

Last Kirsty MacColl Album Due Stateside In April

Tropical Brainstorm, released in U.K. before English singer's death, continues her exploration of Cuban music.