Concerts

‘It was very organic and natural’: Ringo Starr’s current All-Starr Band can’t stop having fun

‘It was very organic and natural’: Ringo Starr’s current All-Starr Band can’t stop having fun

Together since 2012, the All-Starrs play the Greek in LA tonight – but they’ll be back.

‘We think we’ve got it just fine’: Brian May bristles at notion that Queen + Adam Lambert is a tribute band

‘We think we’ve got it just fine’: Brian May bristles at notion that Queen + Adam Lambert is a tribute band

He says they walk a fine line between celebrating their past and moving forward.

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Paul McCartney, July 9, 2014

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Paul McCartney, July 9, 2014

Despite a recent illness, McCartney appeared trim, fit, and ready to rock.

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Kitty La Roar and Nick Shankland, July 7, 2014

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Kitty La Roar and Nick Shankland, July 7, 2014

Playing regularly at Scarfe’s Bar in London, they take ownership of the music.

‘Such an amazing band’: Adam Lambert selects his all-time favorite Queen song

‘Such an amazing band’: Adam Lambert selects his all-time favorite Queen song

In the midst of a world tour, Lambert has been working with Queen since 2009.

‘It’s hard to complain about it’: Neal Doughty says REO Speedwagon happily delivers the big ballads

‘It’s hard to complain about it’: Neal Doughty says REO Speedwagon happily delivers the big ballads

They’ve had other hits, but REO is famous today for two sweet-talking No. 1 smashes.

The Levon Helm Band – The Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 3 (2014)

The Levon Helm Band – The Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 3 (2014)

A celebration of everything Helm meant to music, and vice versa.

‘It’s quite interesting’: Addition of original guitarist has changed the Yardbirds’ dynamic

‘It’s quite interesting’: Addition of original guitarist has changed the Yardbirds’ dynamic

Already, McCarty says he’s noticed a refocus on “the bluesier side of the band.”

Eric Johnson – Europe Live (2014)

Eric Johnson – Europe Live (2014)

‘Europe Live’ illustrates what cutting Johnson loose adds to his studio efforts.

‘A good toe in the water’: Brian May on Queen’s warm up show with Adam Lambert

‘A good toe in the water’: Brian May on Queen’s warm up show with Adam Lambert

Queen pulled out out a deep cut in “Love Kills,” a Freddie Mercury song from 1984.