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WATCH: Journey & Def Leppard Tour Kickoff

  • 12:04 pm Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 by hildiwmmo

One of the best tours of the year has begun.

Journey and Def Leppard kicked off their blockbuster tour last night in Hartford, Conn. Being that both bands are equally-huge draws, they are taking turns opening each show.

Watch footage of some of their opening night performances below and get tickets here to see them when they hit the Amalie Arena on August 18.

WATCH: Steve Perry Surprises Contestant on American Idol!

  • 11:36 am Monday, May 21st, 2018 by hildiwmmo

This is how you know your song has reached CLASSIC status…

“Don’t Stop Believin’ ” was featured in the star-studded opening skit on the Saturday Night Live season finale this weekend (see it below). And then Gabby Barrett sang it on Part 1 of the American Idol season finale last night.

As if it wasn’t nerve-wracking enough for Ms. Barrett, to be so close to winning a nationwide TV singing competition…up pops the legendary singer of the song from the audience.

Watch Gabby’s performance below, and you’ll also hear Steve Perry tell her, “It was the most amazing version I’ve ever heard.”

Contestant Maddie [More]

WATCH: First Full Length Trailer for Queen Biopic Movie

  • 6:58 am Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 by Denise Ryan

We got a short 20 second teaser on Monday but that was just our appetizer!

Now we have the first full length trailer for the Queen and Freddie Mercury biopic movie that has finally been completed after years of work and delay after delay.

I was looking forward to it before but now, after seeing this, I am SO excited to see this!!

“Bohemian Rhapsody” hits theaters November 2nd!

What do you think? Are you excited too??

Re-Name Def Leppard’s New Beer

  • 5:03 pm Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

Oh, c’mon Def Leppard, you can do better than this…

Def Leppard has named their new beer…Def Leppard Pale…Really?

With your catalog you guys should be able to come up with something a bit more exciting, but hey that’s what the fans are for!

Tell us what you would name their new beer! I like High n’ Dry…

Read the full story here.

LISTEN: Lindsey Buckingham Speaks About Fleetwood Mac Firing

  • 5:41 pm Monday, May 14th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

Friday night at a show in Los Feliz, California, Lindsey Buckingham told the crowd how he feels about being fired from Fleetwood Mac about a month ago.

“I have sadly taken leave of my band of 43 years, Fleetwood Mac. This was not something that was really my doing or my choice,” Buckingham told the crowd.

“I think what you would say is that there were factions within the band that had lost their perspective.”

“It harmed the 43-year legacy that we had worked so hard to build. And that legacy was really about rising above difficulties in order to fulfill one’s higher [More]

WATCH: Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer!

  • 5:18 pm Monday, May 14th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

The movie about Freddie Mercury and Queen comes out November 2.

Meanwhile, here’s a sneak peek at what you’re in for…

Journey’s Jonathan Cain Talks New Book, Tour With Def Leppard, Rock Hall & More

  • 3:08 am Monday, May 14th, 2018 by Joe Rock

Journey keyboardist Jonathan Cain talks about his new book “Don’t Stop Believin'”, touring with Def Leppard, The Rock Hall and a lot more.

Watch Falcon 9 Launch and Drone Landing Here

  • 4:52 pm Thursday, May 10th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

The latest Space X Falcon 9 rocket launch has been pushed to 5:47pm today (Thursday, May 10).

The cool plan is…as the booster separates, 8 minutes after launch, the rocket is supposed to land on the (get this now…) “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship that will be waiting for it in the Atlantic Ocean.

If the rocket doesn’t launch tonight, they will attempt again tomorrow. Launch window opens again at 4:14pm.

You can watch it all go down live below:

Steven Tyler Jams With Locals at Nawlins Bar

  • 2:34 pm Friday, May 4th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

Is there anybody cooler than Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler? Nope.

Whether he’s on vacation or in town somewhere for a gig, he always embraces local talent by stopping to offer words of encouragement or even playing some music with them.

Aerosmith headlines the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival tomorrow night – May 5. Steven arrived early and while passing by the Famous Door, an area bar, the band playing onstage, asked for him to come up and jam and he did indeed.

See the footage here…

Guns N’ Roses Reissuing ‘Appetite for Destruction’

  • 8:49 am Friday, May 4th, 2018 by Denise Ryan

As we suspected, this is what those billboards and teasing website were for. “Appetite for Destruction” is getting the deluxe treatment for reissue.

And not just ‘deluxe’ treatment. Five options are coming on June 29th…. the basic one CD remaster, a 2-disc Deluxe Edition, a 2 LP 180-gram Audiophile Vinyl Edition, a Super Deluxe Edition that contains 73 tracks over 4 discs plus a lot of bonus material, and the mother of all reissue box sets… the Locked N’ Loaded Edition.

The Locked N’ Loaded edition has so many extras that it might actually have the kitchen sink in there too… maybe. [More]