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Michael Nesmith Is “Thrilled” with The Monkees’ New Album, “Good Times!”

By jackallday| 2016-06-13T18:32:54+00:00 May 27th, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Good times, Me and Magdalena, Michael Nesmith, Mickey Dolenz, Noel Gallagher, Oasis, Paul Weller, Peter Tork, Rhino Records, The Jam, The Monkees, Weezer|

Here it is! The Monkees’ first studio album in 20 years, Good Times!, gets released today. The record, which celebrates the band’s 50th anniversary, features new contributions from surviving members Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, and also includes tunes written especially for the project by a variety of respected modern-rock artists. Nesmith tells ABC [...]

Tony Barrow: Beatles PR Man Dies at 80

By jackallday| 2016-06-21T10:28:28+00:00 May 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beatlemania, Fab Four, John Lennon, Mark Lewisohn, Tony Barrow, tony Bramwell|

At the height of Beatlemania in the 1960s, a reporter asked John Lennon the secret of the group’s success. His reply? ‘We have a press agent.’ Lennon’s answer may have illustrated his famously dry wit, but it also contained more than a grain of truth. Tony Barrow, the Beatles’ press officer from 1962 to 1968, undoubtedly [...]

Sold Out McCartney, Stones Desert Trip Fest Tickets Sky-High Price Resales

By jackallday| 2016-06-15T21:52:41+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Bob Dylan, Desert Trip, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, The Rolling Stones, The Who|

by Steve Marinucci | It should be no surprise that the general ticket sales for the mega-spectacle Desert Trip with Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones, the Who, Roger Waters and Neil Young sold out very quickly for an event of its size with the Los Angeles Times reporting May 11 it took five hours, while Billboard reporting it took only three. The festival, [...]

Ron Howard Beatles Biopic Set To Stream On Hulu

By jackallday| 2016-06-27T17:36:21+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Categories: Beatles Music, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beatles documentary, Hulu Beatles movie, Ron Howard Beatles|

by Best Classic Bands Staff | The eagerly awaited Ron Howard documentary, The Beatles: Eight Days A Week (working title) will debut in theaters this Fall. Hulu has secured the exclusive U.S. streaming video on-demand rights to the Academy Award winner’s feature documentary based on the first part of The Beatles’ career, 1962-1966, in which they toured and Beatlemania [...]

Goldenvoice’s ‘Concert of the Century’ with McCartney, Stones, Dylan, The Who Confirmed for October

By jackallday| 2016-06-15T21:49:53+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Bob Dylan, Coachella, Concerts West, Goldenvoice, Indio CA, Neil Young, October, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, The Rolling Stones, The Who|

by Roy Waddell, Billboard Magazine | After a month of rumors, Goldenvoice's giant Desert Trip concert is confirmed for the fall. Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Roger Waters, Neil Young, The Who and Bob Dylan are among the megastar acts booked for Desert Trip, destined to be one of the biggest concerts in history at the [...]

2016: Too Many Musicians Die, it’s only April!

By jackallday| 2016-07-20T14:49:28+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: David Bowie dead, George Martin dies, Paul Kantner dies, Prince suddenly dies, Thunderclap Newman dies|

Story by: Steve Smith | Rock, Pop and Country Stars Pass. The first four months of this year have seen a terribly large list of singers and musicians die. Included are three that I loved and respected above few others (they're the top 3 below). 1. GEORGE MARTIN - Genius Producer of THE BEATLES, PAUL McCARTNEY, GERRY & THE [...]

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