Before Billy F. Gibbons learned the power of facial hair, he was a card-carryin’ member of the ’60s Acid Rock Sceeeeene, Maaaan…
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Following last week’s goldmine of new music from legacy artists, we’re finding a few familiar faces at the top of the Billboard 200 album chart. Bob Dylan’s latest, “Tempest,” debuts high – No. 3 – while ZZ Top scores its highest album debut ever, coming in at No. 6 with “La Futura.”
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.
ZZ Top is about to release their first album in nine years, La Futura. It marks a new collaboration between the band and Rick Rubin, who produced the record with guitarist/singer Billy F. Gibbons.
I’d think by this point, Billy F. Gibbons wouldn’t be so preoccupied with money…”Just Got Paid” I can see. But the new “I Gotsta Get Paid”? Maybe his beard conditioner is spendy…
It’s been nine years since ZZ Top has released new music, but it seems fans won’t have to wait much longer. The bearded rockers from Texas just announced on their website that next week, they’ll […]
Summer‘s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours […]
The Lil Ole Band from Texas has gotta new record comin’ out–they released the first song off of it in space a coupla months ago. Apparently aliens are the only ones buying albums anymore…
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 […]