Category: Rock ‘n Roll News

Steve Smith: Marc Anthony wins big at Billboard Latin Music Awards; Paul McCartney to play Dodger Stadium, Candlestick Park

Salsa star Marc Anthony wiped out the competition at the Billboard Latin Music Awards at the Bank United Center in Miami. The 45-year-old New York City native, who was previously married to fellow Latin superstar Jennifer Lopez, took home 10...

/ May 5, 2014

Steve Smith: More music from Johnny Cash; The Kinks’ brothers play again

The latest posthumous music from Johnny Cash, who died in 2003, “Out Among the Stars,” recorded in the early ‘80s, was released this week and debuted at No. 3. Now, his son, country singer John Carter Cash, says that his...

/ April 14, 2014

Steve Smith: Elvis Costello working on Broadway musical; tours by The Standells, The Monkees and more

Burt Bacharach, one of the most successful songwriters in pop music history, is working on two projects simultaneously with Elvis Costello, the two recently announced. The 59-year-old Costello told Noise11 that he and the 85-year-old Bacharach are collaborating on a...

/ April 7, 2014

Steve Smith: Art Garfunkel says Simon & Garfunkel are not done; Kate Bush to perform after 35 years

Now that Art Garfunkel is back on the road following paralyzed vocal chords that halted his career for most of the last four years, the 72-year-old was asked by Rolling Stone about Paul Simon. Simon and Garfunkel has had an...

/ April 2, 2014

Dave Davies to play first UK show in 13 years

Dave Davies will play at the Barbican in London on April 11. The concert is described as Davies’s own way of marking “the fiftieth anniversary of his revolutionary guitar sound, which launched You Really Got Me“. The Kinks are due to...

/ April 1, 2014

Beatles Autographed & Doodled on Stage Wall at CBS 2/9/64

Beatles Signed (with Individual Drawings) Stage Wall Section from February 9, 1964, Appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show, their National Introduction to American Fans. An approximately 16″ x 48″ section of a plastic or fiberglass moveable wall (called a hard wall traveler)...

/ February 8, 2014