All these years, it turns out that Elvis Costello may have been more of a persona put on by Declan McManus than the world really knew.
The long-awaited James Brown biopic has finally found its star in Chadwick Boseman, according to Variety.
As if Mick Jagger hasn’t got his hands full enough – what with upcoming Stones shows and more 50th anniversary activity in 2013 – he will now serve as one of the producers on an upcoming James Brown biopic.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced most of the presenters for the quickly-approaching 27th annual induction ceremony, taking place April 14 in Cleveland. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp will […]
Bruce Springsteen‘s much-anticipated keynote speech at South By Southwest entertained the audience nearly as much as his roof-raising concerts with The E Street Band. As anyone who has seen his speeches at the Rock and […]
Welcome to the Hippest Trip in America…that’s how Don Cornelius would start each episode of Soul Train on Saturday morning. The Dude was smoooooth….
Today is Martin Luther King Day in the USA. And while we still mourn his passing, we also need to remember that today is a day of celebration as well — a day for reflecting […]
Phelps “Catfish” Collins– guitarist for [lastfm]James Brown[/lastfm] and Parliament/Funkadelic, and brother of bassist [lastfm]Bootsy Collins[/lastfm]– passed away Friday, August 6, after a battle with cancer, reports the Cincinnati Enquirer. (Via Rolling Stone.) Collins was 66. […]