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‘Sharp Objects’ Director’s Battle to Put Led Zeppelin in Soundtrack
Jean-Marc Vallee explains track choices and admits he’s still upset over failure to secure "Stairway to Heaven" for previous project.
Byrds Still ‘Cringe’ at Parts of ‘Sweetheart of the Rodeo’
Chris Hillman admits groundbreaking LP isn’t his favorite work as 50th anniversary tour continues.
Joe Elliott Recalls Late Guitarist Steve Clark’s Pain
Def Leppard's frontman explains why they could never fire Steve Clark.
Aerosmith’s First Tour Van Found by ‘American Pickers’
The 1964 International Harvester Metro had spent decades rusting in a woodland near Chesterfield, Mass.
Artists Get Just 12% of All Music Industry Income, Study Finds
The music industry generated $43 billion in revenue, matching a prior peak in 2006.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Extended for Special Edition
An hour-long special was commissioned after 130 million Paul McCartney fans watched the original version online.
Listen to Paul Simon’s New Take on ‘One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor’
This update is part of an upcoming album that finds Paul Simon revisiting moments from throughout his career.
George Harrison’s Cavern Club Guitar Could Sell for $500,000
The Beatles star took possession of this guitar after sending in his Gretsch Country Gentleman for repairs.
Mick Fleetwood on Lindsey Buckingham: ‘We Just Weren’t Happy’
Drummer says Fleetwood Mac are “excited” as new lineup rehearsals get underway.
Foreigner Announce More Reunion Shows
Four “special celebrations” featuring all surviving members of Foreigner will take place later this year.