classic rock

'New Sensation' - A First Look at the Restored INXS Concert Film

The familiar intro to “New Sensation” sent the crowd at London’s Wembley Stadium into a frenzy. With no cell phones to distract them, 73,791 people bounced and clapped to the beat provided by a band on fire. INXS is previewing the restored version of its concert film Live Baby Live with a clip of...
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INXS Concert Film 'Live Baby Live' Coming to Theaters in HD

A concert film that captured INXS at their peak has been restored against all odds, and will be presented in theaters for the first time. Live Baby Live chronicled the Australian band’s 1991 concert in front of 73,791 people at London’s Wembley Stadium. The film has now been fully restored from the...
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Paul McCartney Shares His Favorite Beatles Cover, Enjoys BTS

“Where did you guys perform? Was it up there? I always guessed it was right up there,” Stephen Colbert asked Paul McCartney Monday night, looking to find the exact spot that The Beatles made history in the Ed Sullivan Theater. Just days shy of the 50th anniversary of Abbey Road , Sir Paul stopped...
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Is INXS Announcing a New Tour?

One of the biggest bands of the 80s and 90s might be up to something for the first time in a long time. It all comes down to a new tweet from one of Australia’s best-known musical exports. “It’s what you’ve been waiting for,” reads the caption for a picture of INXS on-stage. The hashtags “...
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Remembering Ric Ocasek: 5 Favorite Videos from The Cars

Ric Ocasek passed away this weekend at the age of 75. The frontman for The Cars , which was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year, leaves behind decades of music, both as an artist and a producer. Starting with their debut album in 1978 packed with hits and timeless classics, The...
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Weezer, The Killers, and More Honor Ric Ocasek

Ric Ocasek died Sunday at the age of 75, immediately setting off a flood of tributes from fans and artists impacted by the frontman from The Cars . Not only was Ocasek the leader of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, but he also became a prolific producer, working with artists like No Doubt ,...
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Eddie Money Dies at the Age of 70

Eddie Money , the singer-songwriter who liked to pick up a saxophone from time to time, has died at the age of 70, according to Variety . “The Money Family regrets to announce that Eddie passed away peacefully early this morning,” a statement reads. “It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to...
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The Top 10 Vinyls of 2019 so Far

August 12th was National Vinyl Record Day , a holiday for music lovers who appreciate the well-worn groove of a good tune. For those that know that the real sound can only be captured once you drop the needle. For those that don’t mind getting up to flip the side. Happy National Vinyl Record Day to...
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Woodstock 50 Officially Cancelled

After months of venue changes, legal battles, financial disagreements, and invalid contracts, Woodstock 50 has finally been cancelled. According to Variety , vendors and stakeholders were notified on Wednesday July 31 st that plans for the 50 th anniversary celebration would not be moving forward...
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Miley Cyrus and Santana the Latest to Drop out of Woodstock 50

Miley Cyrus , Santana , The Lumineers , and The Raconteurs are the latest to remove themselves from Woodstock 50. The beleaguered festival finally found a home last week , moving on from s everal rejected locations in Upstate New York . The anniversary event is now scheduled to take place at the...
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