Politics

Bruce Springsteen Plays Private White House Concert (Video)

Bruce Springsteen recently performed a private acoustic concert at the White House for outgoing President Barack Obama. A representative from Springsteen fan site Backstreets called the performance "a humble, quiet gesture from Bruce to say thanks. No pomp, no ceremony, just the man, the guitar,...
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Happy Birthday To Rod Stewart

Happy 72nd Birthday to Sir Roderick David "Rod" Stewart, who was born January 10, 1945. Stewart was born in Highgate, London, England and is one of the most successful male singers in rock history. Stewart will make several appearances at Ceasars Palace in Las Vegas beginning March 15, 2017 and his...
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Bruce Springsteen To Receive 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom

Bruce Springsteen has been awarded the 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom from U.S. President Barack Obama. The Boss is among the latest round of people to be given the honor, with this year's honorees including Diana Ross, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, Ellen DeGeneres, Lorne Michaels, Tom...
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Journey Leads Rock Hall Fan Vote

A few weeks into the fan vote for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2017, Journey are in the lead. As of November 8, Journey have 77,474 votes, followed by ELO, The Cars, Yes and Pearl Jam. Fan voting is open until 11:59 p.m. ET on December 5th at RockHall.com. The Top 5 artists selected by...
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Rod Stewart Knighted At Buckingham Palace

You may now call him Sir Roderick Stewart. Rocker Rod Stewart was knighted by Britain's Prince William at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday and a photo from the ceremony can be seen below. Stewart was honored for his services to music and charity in a ceremony he called "mind-blowing" and "wonderful...
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David Bowie Berlin Plaque Destroyed

A plaque marking the apartment David Bowie shared with Iggy Pop in Berlin has been destroyed just three weeks after it was unveiled. The porcelain plaque was unveiled at the end of August. It's not yet clear if the original plaque was stolen or fell from the wall, but The Royal Porcelain Factory (...
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RUSH's Geddy Lee To Receive Toronto's Key To The City

RUSH bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee and guitarist Alex Lifeson will be presented with a key to the city by Toronto mayor John Tory this weekend. The duo, who were both born and raised in Toronto, will also have a park in Willowdale named after them at the event on Saturday honoring their achievements...
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