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5/20/12 – Robin Gibb dead.

The Bee Gees' Robin Gibb died Sunday May 20 at 10:46 am. He was 62 years old, and had been battling cancer. "The family of Robin Gibb, of the Bee Gees, announce with great sadness that Robin passed away today following his long battle with cancer and intestinal surgery. The family have asked that their privacy is respected at this very difficult time," Gibb's rep said. Maurice Gibb, Robin's twin […]

todayMay 20, 2012

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5/17/12 – Donna Summer Passes Away

AP reports that the Queen of Disco - Donna Summer - died this morning in Florida at age 63 following a battle with breast cancer. Her family issued a statement saying Summer died and that they "are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continue legacy." Summer was a 5-time Grammy winner who shot to superstardom in the '70s with iconic hits including Last Dance, Hot Stuff and Bad […]

todayMay 17, 2012

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5/6/12 – Pepsi salutes Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson may be gone in life but the music hasn't gone anywhere, as Pepsi shows with its latest campaign. In honor of the 25th anniversary of Michael's "Bad" album and tour, the company plans to produce one billion Pepsi cans bearing the silhouette of the late King of Pop, in addition to new mixes of Michael's music from the multi-platinum album, which was released in 1987.

todayMay 7, 2012

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5/4/12 – Beastie Boy Dead of cancer

Adam Yauch, one-third of the pioneering hip-hop group the Beastie Boys has died at the age of 47. Yauch, also known as MCA, had been in treatment for cancer since 2009. The rapper was disgnosed in 2009 after discovering a tumor in his salivary gland. The group was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2012.

todayMay 5, 2012

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4/26/12 – Duran Duran new live CD!

Duran Duran will release a new live-set on July 2 in the U.K. (date not yet announced for the U.S.) called "A Diamond in the Mind." According to Duran Duran's official site, the Deluxe Edition of the set will include a Blu-Ray, DVD, CD and booklet. The concert was filmed on December 16, 2011 at the MEN Arena in Manchester, England.

todayApril 27, 2012

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4/26/12 – Beach Boys Reunion Starts!

Never mind that the average age of the five main members of the reunited Beach Boys is 68, it didn't stop them from putting on a two-set, 42-song show for the opening of their 50th Anniversary Tour Tuesday night in Tuscon. Reviews have generally been very good for the show with critics marveling at how well Al Jardine and Mike Love can still hit the notes on the classics.

todayApril 27, 2012

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4/18/12 – Dick Clark Gone: He made the stars.

Dick Clark, the music industry maverick, longtime TV host and powerhouse producer who changed the way we listened to pop music with "American Bandstand," and whose trademark "Rockin' Eve" became a fixture of New Year's celebrations, died today at the age of 82. Clark's agent Paul Shefrin said in statement that the veteran host died this morning following a "massive heart attack."

todayApril 18, 2012

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4/14/12 – Rod Stewart to miss R&R Induction

Rod Stewart will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday for the second time. He was originally inducted in 1994 as a solo act and is about to go in as a member of the Faces. Unfortunately, Stewart will not be at Saturday's ceremony due to contracting the flu. His publicist, Hannah Kampf, said "Unfortunately Rod is battling the flu this week and regrettably he […]

todayApril 14, 2012

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4/7/12 – Jacksons to tour!

The remaining Jackson brothers, Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Tito, will be taking the Unity Tour on the road this June and July. It's the first time they have toured together since The Victory Tour, with their brother Michael, in 1984.

todayApril 7, 2012

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