- 1:24 pm Monday, June 18th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell committed suicide last may leaving behind a heartbroken wife and three children. Cornell’s middle child, daughter Toni, age 13 released a duet she and her dad recorded of the Prince song ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ in tribute to him for Fathers Day with the poignant open letter to him below. Listen to the duet above.
It’s hard to imagine Toni Cornell was even younger than 13 when they recorded this! She obviously inherited her dad’s gift for singing. RIP Chris.
I love you and miss you so much. You were the best father anyone could ask for. Our [More]
- 1:42 pm Friday, June 15th, 2018 by Donna Donna
One of the biggest mysteries in rock is why original Journey front-man Steve Perry refuses to reunite with the band he helped make so famous. Many hoped he would join Journey to jam at the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but after rumors abounded that it would happen, it didn’t.
Now Journey’s on tour with Def Leppard and Journey keyboardist Jonathan Cain in an interview with an Albany radio station addressed the issue. Asked whether Perry will ever rejoin Journey Cain said, “I don’t know. You’d have to ask Steve on that. I really don’t know.” [More]
- 11:40 am Friday, June 15th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Father’s Day Weekend Ticket Special!
Now through Sunday at Midnight, use Offer Code WBAB at Ticketmaster.com and get two for one tickets to see Poison and Cheap Trick at the Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater on Thursday night 6/21
Buy a ticket for yourself, and get a free one for Dad! Get BOGO tickets HERE
- 8:12 am Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Almost 3 years to the day that Dave Grohl plunged off the stage at a show in Sweden and broke his leg, he appears to do the exact same thing at the same venue!! However this time it was actually a stunt double who took the fall. Watch the video above to see Grohl and his doppelganger prank the crowd. And relive the gruesome fall Grohl actually took 3 years ago in the videos below.
- 1:45 pm Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Yes! It’s true Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones got together recently but it wasn’t to discuss a Led Zeppelin reunion it was to announce a new book in celebration of the band’s fiftieth anniversary.
According to publisher Reel Art Press:
Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the first and only official illustrated book to be produced in collaboration with the members of the band. Celebrating 50 years since their formation, it covers the group’s unparalleled musical career and features photographs of Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham on and offstage, in candid moments and in [More]
- 1:17 pm Monday, June 11th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Billy Joel is no stranger to Broadway, his collaboration with choreographer Twyla Tharpe produced the show that kicked off the juke-box musical craze, ‘Movin’ Out’. In fact Billy and the show won several Tony Awards in 2003, and since Billy and Bruce have been friends for many years who better to present his Tony to Springsteen than our own Billy Joel. Watch the presentation above and Bruce’s emotional performance of ‘My Hometown’ from ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ below.
- 11:41 am Monday, June 11th, 2018 by Donna Donna
Bruce Springsteen’s show ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ was given a special Tony Award last night and Bruce sat down at the piano and recreated the emotional version of ‘My Home Town’ that he performs in the show. Watch it above.
- 2:13 pm Saturday, June 9th, 2018 by Donna Donna
U2 has always utilized cutting edge technology in their live shows so the addition of AR (augmented reality) to their Experience and Innocence Tour won’t come as a surprise to fans.
AR is a technology that displays digital images on top of real-life objects when viewed through a smartphone.
‘Augment Your Reality.’ Download the U2 AR eXPERIENCE app before reaching the venue and trigger special content at the beginning of the show.
Download for iOS or Android. (Experience the app on the iPhone 6 and above, running iOS 10+, or Samsung S6 and above, running Android 7+. And charge up your battery.)
Bono told [More]
- 12:07 pm Thursday, June 7th, 2018 by Donna Donna
David Crosby of Crosby Stills Nash and Young fame (as well as Crosby Stills and Nash and the Byrds), is having something of a late life renaissance. After not recording anything for almost 20 years, he’s released 3 new solo albums in the last 4 years and has another coming out this fall! Sober and prospering after years of battling addictions and bad behavior. the man Rolling Stone called ‘Rock’s Unlikeliest Survivor’ called to discuss this weekend’s show at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center and his new album ‘Sky Trails’.
During the interview David and I talked about [More]
- 8:37 am Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 by Donna Donna
The Finnish bluegrass band that became famous for their cover of AC/DC’s Thunderstruck has done it again. The Steve ‘N’ Seagulls band has put their own spin on the Van Halen classic Panama, complete with their own version of a flying Eddie!
The band said, “We started working on this ’80s masterpiece almost a year ago in the Finnish countryside…It was one of the first songs we looked at for our upcoming third album. When Hiltunen and Herman started to bang out those iconic riffs with the accordion and the banjo, it immediately sounded right. Some nice booty shakin’ flavours were then [More]