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Randy Bachman Shares Stories About His New DVD/CD Set, "Every Song Tells a Story"
Updated: August 21, 2014 - 9:11 am

Independent Label Services GroupRandy Bachman's music career spans more than 50 years and includes membership in two major rock bands, The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, so it's not surprising that the singer/guitarist has quite a few great stories to tell.  The 70-year-old Canadian rocker shares some of these anecdotes, and plays many of the classic tunes he wrote or co-wrote, in an aptly titled new concert DVD/CD called Every Song Tells a Story.

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Posthumous Jimi Hendrix Albums "The Cry of Love" and "Rainbow Bridge" to Be Reissued in September
Updated: August 21, 2014 - 3:20 am

Experience Hendrix/Legacy RecordingsTwo out-of-print posthumous Jimi Hendrix albums, The Cry of Love and Rainbow Bridge, will be reissued on September 16 and will be available on CD, vinyl and as digital downloads.  Both records have been remastered by Bernie Grundman using the original analog master tapes.

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Concert Film Focusing on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour to Premiere at Toronto Film Fest
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Image Courtesy of Roger WatersA new concert film featuring performances from three stops on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour over the last few years will premiere at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on September 6 at 9:15 p.m.  Roger Waters: The Wall captures the former Pink Floyd singer/bassist's dramatic multimedia spectacle, which featured a full performance of his old band's classic 1979 concept album, accompanied by video projections, giant puppets, pyrotechnics, various theatrical interludes and, of course, the construction of a wall across the stage.

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U2 Still Planning to Release Studio Album This Year, New Single May Arrive in September
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 5:21 pm

A.M.P.A.S.(r)/Michael YadaBack in March, a U2 rep told U.K. newspaper The Guardian that the Irish rockers were planning to release their long-awaited new album sometime this year, contrary to a then-recent report from Billboard suggesting that the record wouldn't arrive until 2015.  Now, more evidence has emerged that the band's follow-up to 2009's No Line on the Horizon will indeed be released in 2014, and could even hit stores before the end of October.

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Paul McCartney, Roger Waters Attend Apollo Theater Fundraiser Featuring Performances by Sting, Jon Bon Jovi
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 2:10 am

Mary McCartney/MPL Communications; Sean EvansPaul McCartney and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters were just two of the many celebrities in attendance at Ronald Perelman's fifth annual fundraiser for New York City's famed Apollo Theater, held Saturday at the multimillionaire businessman's estate in East Hampton, New York.

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Movie Review: “When the Game Stands Tall” (Rated PG)
Updated: August 21, 2014 - 8:00 am

TriStar(NEW YORK) -- When the Game Stands Tall takes on the story of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur.   Played here by Jim Caviezel, Ladoceur’s a deeply religious man who puts his high school football team before himself and, it would seem, his family. The result? Concord, California’s De La Salle High School football team, the Spartans, win a record 151 consecutive games. This story starts at the end of the 2003 football season, when De La Salle wins its final game of the streak.

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Taylor Swift Says Twerking Is 'Mind-Blowing to Me...It's So Above My Comprehension'
Updated: August 21, 2014 - 4:30 am

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(NEW YORK) -- Taylor Swift's a pretty smart woman, and she seems to be able to do everything -- write, sing, play instruments, act -- effortlessly.  But Taylor says there was one particular thing she tried to do recently that just left her baffled: twerking.

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Joe Manganiello Won't Apologize for Checking Out Sofia Vergara
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Photo: Tony Rivetti/HBO(NEW YORK) -- Joe Manganiello is not sorry for checking out Sofia Vergara's assets at the White House correspondents dinner earlier this year.

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Billy Crystal to Pay Tribute to Robin Williams at Emmys
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Art Streiber/CBS© 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Billy Crystal, a longtime friend of the late Robin Williams, will present a tribute to the actor and comedian at the Emmy Awards this Monday night.

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Jennifer Hudson to Perform on Stand Up to Cancer Charity Telecast
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Heather Wines/CBS(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Hudson has signed on to perform on the upcoming fourth edition of the fundraising telecast Stand Up to Cancer. The show will air Friday, Sept. 5, across several TV networks, including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Bravo, E!, HBO, Showtime, VH1 and more.

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