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NewsDavid Grisman at Claremont Folk Fest
The 32nd Annual Claremont Folk Festival takes place May 30 in Claremont, California, and features pe
NewsWin Tix: Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals are hitting the road this summer on a North American tour an
NewsWarren Haynes To Release Solo Album
Warren Haynes spent the past 25 years in the Allman Brothers Band.
NewsPilgrimage Fest: Can Yet Another Festival Make It?
The schedule of music festivals just keeps growing. Is there room for yet another?
NewsCMT Awards to Feature Actual Guitar Players
At least they still know how to play guitar in Nashville.
NewsSammy Hagar and James Hetfield Host Stars at Acoustic Gig
Rockers Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield hosted their 2nd annual “Acoustic-4-A-Cure” event in San Fran
NewsBillboard Music Awards Celebrates Pop-Blather Yet Again
The Billboard Music Awards show took over the MGM Grand in Las Vegas last night, May 17.
NewsRobben Ford and Keb' Mo' Play an Ode to B.B. King
A few years back Robben Ford wrote a song in tribute of the great blues legend B.B. King.
NewsMore Tributes for B.B. King
To say that the world lost a music icon today is probably an understatement.The tributes for Riley “
NewsPresident Obama Releases Statement on B.B. King
President Barack Obama paid tribute to late blues legend B.B.
NewsWhat Eric Clapton Says About Passing of B.B. King
Eric Clapton expressed his sadness over the passing of B.B.
NewsVideo: Eric Clapton Says Goodbye to B.B.
Eric Clapton, a good friend and musical collaborator of blues legend B.B.
NewsBlues Legend B. B. King Dies at 89
Blues legend B.B. King died last night in his home in Las Vegas.
NewsAustin City Limits Fest Announces Surprise Lineup
The annual Austin City Limits festival, held this year on two consecutive weekends in October, has a
NewsSongwriters: Win Part of a $150,000 Prize Package
If you’ve written the next “Yesterday,” “American Idiot,” or “Wrecking Ball,” but don’t have any mus
NewsLynch, Hoey, Landreth To Play Dallas Guitar Show
The Dallas International Guitar Show is always a great time for guitar players and collectors to han
NewsEric Clapton Celebrates 70th with All-Star Jam
Eric Clapton’s 70th birthday was actually March 30, but he celebrated in style -- and in public -- M
NewsOffspring Single Hits #1, But New Album Not Done Yet
Pop-punk hitmakers The Offspring made chart history this past month when their latest single, “Comin
NewsDef Leppard’s Phil Collen Switches to Blues
Bodybuilding guru and Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen got the blues bug recently, and has recorded
NewsNeil Young and Stephen Stills Back On Stage Together
Former Buffalo Springfield and CSNY bandmates Neil Young and Stephen Stills performed together in Ho
NewsGuitar Hero Live Reveals First 13 Songs
Guitar Hero Live is a go for this Fall, and game-maker Activision have revealed the new controller a
NewsPete Wentz Moves Guitar Hero Toward Launch
It’s been five long years since the world got their last dose of Guitar Hero -- the video game that
NewsGrateful Dead Now Offer Pay Per View of Final Shows
Cashing in on their “Hottest Ticket of the Year” status for their final shows, July 3 - 5 in Chicago
NewsKirk Hammett’s Lost Metallica Album
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett is seriously bummin’ over the loss of his iPhone, which he says hel
NewsMystery Dates, Cities for Jack White Acoustic Shows
Jack White has announced that he will play five acoustic shows, then take a break from touring for a
NewsJames Taylor To Tour This Summer With New Album
James Taylor announced a summer tour in support of Before This World, his first album of new materia
NewsWin An Appearance in the New Offspring Video
The Offspring are celebrating hitting #1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart for the first
NewsIncubus and Deftones Team Up for Summer Tour
Incubus and Deftones are hitting the road on a co-headlining U.S. tour this summer.
NewsGreen Day Rock Cleveland House of Blues for Hours
Green Day rocked last night at the House of Blues in Cleveland, the band’s first show in more than a
NewsTwo Metal Gods Jam for Eddie Trunk
Michael Schenker and Metallica’s lead guitarist Kirk Hammett jammed on the set of VH1’s “That Metal
NewsSmokin’ Hot Country Act: Tour Bus Catches Fire
Country act Lady Antebellum made the evening news last night, but not quite the way they would prefe
NewsSpend a Day in the Studio with Megadeth
Megadeth are already in the recording studio working on their 15th album, and the first with new gui