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Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl takes swipe at Taylor Swift in concert

ABC/Travis Bell Dave Grohl may have found himself on the wrong side of Swifties.  Foo Fighters were playing London Stadium Saturday night, the same night Taylor Swift was headlining her second of three Eras Tour shows at Wembley Stadium, and it seems Grohl took a moment out of the Foo concert to take a swipe at the pop superstar. Fan shot …

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Green Day offering Saviors tour guitars through Monster Energy Gear Program

Image Group LA/ABC Green Day is offering a pair of signed Gibson Les Paul guitars through the Monster Energy Gear Program. Both instruments are autographed by Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tré Cool, and feature artwork inspired by their ongoing Saviors world tour. The trio has also contributed 50 drumheads featuring their laser-etched signatures.  To take part in the Monster …

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Paul McCartney’s ‘Eyes of the Storm’ photo exhibit coming to Osaka, Japan

ABC/Heidi Gutman Paul McCartney’s photo exhibit has found its next location. The rocker just announced that Paul McCartney Photographs 1963–64: Eyes of the Storm will debut at Knowledge Capitol Event Lab in Osaka, Japan, on Oct. 12 and run through Jan. 5.  Eyes of the Storm features more than 250 photographs taken by McCartney between November 1963 and February 1964, giving fans …

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Mötley Crüe launches charity sweepstakes to meet the band

Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Mötley Crüe is giving fans a chance to meet them in person and it’s all for a good cause. The rockers just announced a new Fandiem sweepstakes in which the winner and their guest will get what is described as a “once-in-a-lifetime Mötley Crüe experience.” The prize package includes roundtrip travel to Hollywood, Florida, …

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REO Speedwagon releasing classic concert, ‘Live at Rockpalast 1979’

Photo credit: Manfred Becker REO Speedwagon is revisiting a classic live performance for a new release. The band is set to drop Live at Rockpalast 1979 on July 5, a two-CD and DVD set featuring a concert recorded Nov. 10, 1979, at the Markthalle in Hamburg, Germany.  The concert features the band’s classic lineup – Kevin Cronin, Gary Richrath, Bruce …

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U2 releases “Atomic City” remix from Tiësto

ABC/Randy Holmes U2 has shared another remix of their latest single, “Atomic City,” this time by Dutch producer/DJ Tiësto The remix is the third new take on the song U2 has released. They previously shared remixes from David Guetta and Mike WiLL Made-It. You can listen to “Atomic City (Tiësto Remix)” now via digital outlets. U2 released “Atomic City” in September …

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Daryl Hall on his new solo album, and his split from John Oates

Gary Miller/Getty Images Daryl Hall’s latest solo album, D, is out now, and he tells Billboard it’s a “very personal” album. “The album is a complete thought,” he says, “and we organized the songs to go through a journey with it.” He adds, “We didn’t write the songs with that in mind, but when we realized what we had we put it …

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On This Day, June 21, 1944: The Kinks’ Ray Davies is born

On This Day, June 21, 1944… Raymond Douglas Davies, better known as Ray Davies, was born in Fortis Green, London. He and his brother Dave Davies, formed The Kinks in 1963, releasing their self-titled debut in 1964. The band went on to release 24 albums, including 1966’s Face to Face, 1970’s Lola Versus Powerman and more, with hit songs like 1964’s “You Really Got Me,” which reached …

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Ted Nugent shares his thoughts on the best rock guitarists

Scott Legato/Getty Images While Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page are often thought of as rock’s best guitarists, Ted Nugent has some differing opinions. In an interview with Forbes, The Nuge shares that he believes ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons rivals the trio with his playing. “Even as subtle as Billy Gibbons is, he does Beck, Clapton and Page better …

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Foo Fighters jam with Taylor Hawkins’ son Shane during London show

ABC/Randy Holmes Foo Fighters reunited with Shane Hawkins, the son of late drummer Taylor Hawkins, during their concert in London on Thursday. Shane took up his father’s role as he got behind the kit for a rendition of the song “I’ll Stick Around,” a cut off the 1995 self-titled debut Foos record. You can check out footage of performance posted to …

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