All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Rock music’

Van Halen Brings Back David Lee Roth, US Tour Kicks Off This Summer

Loyal Van Halen fans are finally getting their wish. Van Halen will go on an extensive US tour this summer with David Lee Roth back in the saddle. The mighty rock band kicked off their announcement with an exclusive performance last Monday on Hollywood Boulevard, just outside ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. According to Kimmel, his show never had more ticket …

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Scorpions Drummer Jailed for a Month in Dubai

Scorpions drummer James Kottak was arrested at Dubai International Airport for drunk and disorderly conduct on April 3, and was sentenced to 30 days in jail for the crime of insulting Islam. According to Dubai state-run newspaper The National, Kottak flipped the bird and mooned other travelers while in an airport transit hall. Kottak told police he had taken a …

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Def Leppard Is Set To Tour With Kiss This Summer

Def Leppard and Kiss may be a couple of bands that many people have not heard too much about in recent years, but they will be touring together later this year. Two of the biggest rock bands of all time are set to share a stage together, a fact that should make all of their fans even more excited for …

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Bruce Springsteen Covers Lorde’s “Royals” In New Zealand [Video]

Well, Lorde’s popular song “Royals” has been covered by all sorts of choruses and Acapella groups, but it is quite an honor for the young singer to be covered by “The Boss,” Bruce Springsteen. The song became an instant hit last summer, and continued to be played over and over on the radio, gaining enough attention to earn the 17-year-old …

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Black Sabbath: New DVD and Guitarist Alive and Well

Today’s Lesson: Tell your rocker friends immediately to never make a “Get Well” song about you. Black Sabbath, the English rock band led by Ozzy Osbourne, have been thrashing since 1968. After a long hiatus, they released Live…Gathered in Their Masses this year on November 26th to great reception. This recent release follows up their comeback studio album entitled 13. …

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Bon Jovi Slams Bieber: “He’s An A**Hole!”

Bon Jovi apparently doesn’t think too highly of performers who keep their fans waiting. The 51-year old rock star/actor brought up the rude behavior in an interview recently, citing a move by Justin Bieber as an example. “Every generation has guys that do that, none of that is new,” Bon Jovi said. “They run the risk of disrespecting their audience …

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Rock Band My Chemical Romance Splits After 12 Years

Some band break-ups can be as bad as romantic ones, and for dedicated fans they are often worse. Rock band My Chemical Romance was formed in September 2001 and used the new influence of MySpace to propel itself to nearly instant stardom. Since that time, the band released four studio albums, most notably Three Cheers For Sweet Revenge and The …

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