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The Eagles' Don Henley to Present Robert Redford with Environmental Honor at Boston Benefit Event
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

Image Courtesy of Sam JonesDon Henley will present actor/director Robert Redford with a special honor recognizing his support for environmental causes during an intimate benefit concert The Eagles are playing on September 16 in Boston.  Redford will receive the Walden Woods Project's 2014 Global Environmental Leadership Award, which acknowledges a person or organization that demonstrates "represents vision, creativity, dedication and sacrifice in addressing global environmental challenges."

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Ex-Alice Cooper and Lou Reed Guitarist Dick Wagner Dead at 71
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

Image Courtesy of Dick WagnerDick Wagner, the virtuoso rock guitarist known for his work with Alice Cooper and Lou Reed, passed away on Wednesday morning in Scottsdale, Arizona, at the age of 71.  The Detroit Free Press reports that Wagner died of respiratory failure at Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center, after spending two weeks in the facility's intensive care unit following heart surgery.

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Robert Plant "Disappointed and Baffled" by Jimmy Page's Critical Remarks
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

York Tillyer; Ross HalfinLed Zeppelin fans know by now that chances of the surviving band members playing together again have seemed pretty slim lately, so they likely won't be surprised by Robert Plant's latest comments about the matter.  In a new interview with U.K. magazine Uncut, the singer addressed remarks guitarist Jimmy Page made to The New York Times in May expressing frustration that Plant didn't want to take part in a new Zeppelin reunion.

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Roger Daltrey Sings with Joan Jett at Teen Cancer America Benefit Show in Philadelphia
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 3:21 am

Teresa Aguilar/AEG LiveThe Who's Roger Daltrey played a rocking concert at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia on Monday night that raised money for the Teen Cancer America charity he co-founded with band mate Pete Townshend.  The event included a very special onstage collaboration, as Joan Jett, who opened the show with her group The Blackhearts, joined Daltrey during his encore for a rendition of the Eddie Cochrane classic "Summertime Blues."

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Heart Extends U.S. Tour Itinerary into November
Updated: July 29, 2014 - 11:50 pm

Image Courtesy of Norman SeeffHeart currently is playing a run of late-summer U.S. concert in the Midwest and Northeast that winds down on August 13 in Kettering, Ohio, but the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers have extended their 2014 itinerary well into the fall.  The Wilson sisters and their band will launch a West Coast tour that's mapped out from a September 13 concert in Saratoga, California, through a September 26 show in Pomona, California.

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Entertainment

Josh Murray Is Ready for Kids with Andi Dorfman
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

ABC/Todd Wawrychuk(LOS ANGELES) -- Bachelorette star Andi Dorfman and Josh Murray just announced their engagement, but the groom-to-be is already thinking about starting a family.

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson Discovers Dark Allegation in Family's Past
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

ABC/Lou Rocco(LOS ANGELES) -- Jesse Tyler Ferguson is the latest celebrity to make a dark discovery about his family's past, courtesy of the TLC show Who Do You Think You Are?

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How Zac Efron Knew He Needed to Go to Rehab
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

ABC/Rick Rowell(LOS ANGELES) -- Last year Zac Efron quietly checked into rehab, though he didn't specify why. Now he's opening up a bit about the experience.

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Drew Barrymore's Half-Sister Jessica Found Dead
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 7:10 pm

Drew Barrymore pictured. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)(SAN DIEGO) -- Drew Barrymore's half-sister has died.

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Richard Belzer's Brother Dead of Apparent Suicide
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 1:50 pm

Richard Belzer pictured. (Art Streiber/NBC)(NEW YORK) -- Leonard Belzer, the brother of comic and longtime Law & Order: SVU actor Richard Belzer, died of an apparent suicide Wednesday morning in New York City.

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