Wednesday, June 20, 2018

LivePhish Releases 09/18/1999 Recording from Chula Vista, CA (jambnads.com)




Phish has added another show to their archive of live releases, and this time it’s from September 18, 1999 in Chula Vista, Calif.
Read more @ jambands.com: http://www.jambands.com/news/2018/06/15/livephish-releases-9-18-99-recording-from-chula-vista-calif/#ixzz5Ihp8VX7J

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Watch Guns N' Roses Join Foo Fighters for 'It's So Easy' (UCR)




Foo Fighters promised fans something different every night on their current tour, but it may be tough for them to top what they had in store last week (June 14.) At the Firenze Rocks festival in Florence, Italy, three members of Guns N' Roses -- Axl RoseSlash and Duff McKagan -- came out to perform "It's So Easy."

Read more and watch video clip at Ultimate Classic Rock

Monday, June 18, 2018

Widespread Panic Announce Red Rocks Webcast (jambands.com)




Widespread Panic has revealed that their three-night run at Red Rocks Amphitheatre will be available for pay-per-view via nugs.net.
The Georgia-bred sextet currently holds the record for the most consecutive sell-out shows at the famed venue (54, not including this year).



Read more @jambands.com: http://www.jambands.com/news/2018/06/15/widespread-panic-announce-red-rocks-webcast/#ixzz5IhoOz049

Sunday, June 17, 2018

On the turntable this Sunday...High 'n' Dry



High 'n' Dry is the second studio album by the English rock band Def Leppard, released on July 11, 1981. High 'n' Dry was Pete Willis' last full-time album with Def Leppard. It charted at No. 38 on the Billboard 200 and No. 26 on the UK Albums Chart.  "High 'n' Dry (Saturday Night)", ranked No. 33 on VH1's 40 Greatest Metal Songs.  Following the success of Pyromania, the album re-entered in the US chart and reached No. 72 in 1983.
High 'n' Dry was reissued on 31 May 1984 with two bonus tracks:
  • "Bringin' On the Heartbreak" (Remix), essentially the same recording with a few synthesiser overdubs. The remix was released in 1984 as a single, peaking at No. 61 in the US charts.
  • "Me & My Wine" (Remix), a remixed version of a 1981 B-side.
Videos for both were made, featuring Phil Collen (who was not in the band at the time of the album's recording). Both bonus tracks were omitted from the mid-1990s re-releases of the album, but returned when Def Leppard and Mercury came to terms in 2018 and the album was put on digital streaming and downloading platforms.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

Dave Grohl Pranks Crowd With Fake Stage Fall (UCR)




Nearly three years to the day that he broke his leg when he fell offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl fooled a crowd in the same city into thinking that he had done it again. Foo Fighters opened their concert tonight (June 5) with a man dressed as Grohl coming onstage and spilling out onto the floor.

Read more @ Ultimate Classic Rock

Friday, June 15, 2018

Prince Estate Announces 'Piano & A Microphone 1983' Album Release (jambands.com)



As Prince fans celebrate what would have been the 60th birthday of the musical icon, the Prince Estate has announced the release of Piano & A Microphone 1983, an upcoming collection of intimate recordings Prince made at his home studio in that year, with just his voice and a piano accompaniment.

Read more @jambands.com: http://www.jambands.com/news/2018/06/07/prince-estate-announces-piano-a-microphone-1983-album-release/#ixzz5HxGTd9nX

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Kenny Loggins Plans 'Danger Zone' Duet for 'Top Gun' Sequel (UCR)





Traffic may be ramping up on that highway to the danger zone, as Kenny Loggins hopes to recruit a younger rock act to recreate his classic Top Gun theme song for the movie's upcoming sequel.

Read more @ Ultimate Classic Rock