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Slash Explains Why Slipknot's Corey Taylor Wasn't Right for Velvet Revolver
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 5:21 pm

Scott Uchida/MSO PR; Bobby TongsEver since Scott Weiland left Velvet Revolver in 2008, the supergroup has been looking for a new lead singer.  It turns out that Slipknot's Corey Taylor almost got the gig.

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Deluxe Reissue of 1977 Solo Album by Founding Byrd Gene Clark to Be Released Next Month
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 5:21 pm

High Moon RecordsA deluxe CD edition of Two Sides to Every Story, a long-out-of-print 1977 solo album by late founding Byrds singer Gene Clark, will be released on November 18.  The remastered 10-track disc comes packaged in a hardbound "Eco-Book" featuring 26 pages of previously unseen photos, extensive liner notes, lyrics and more.

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Aerosmith's Joe Perry Says He Wanted New Memoir to Be as "Equal as Possible" About the Band's Story
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Image Courtesy of Simon & SchusterAerosmith guitarist Joe Perry released a new memoir titled Rocks: My Life In and Out of Aerosmith earlier this month, and he's wrapping up a book-signing tour in support of the tome tonight in Los Angeles.  In Rocks, Perry charts his journey from a guitar-obsessed teenager to becoming a driving force in one of America's greatest rock bands, while delving into many of the triumphs and low points he experienced along the way.

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The Real Reason U2's Bono Always Wears Sunglasses
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 11:50 pm

A.M.P.A.S.(r)/Michael YadaIf you've ever thought U2 frontman Bono's habit of always wearing shades was merely a rock star affectation, well, get ready to eat some crow: turns out there's a serious medical reason behind it.

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Dave Grohl Says "Sonic Highways" Series Will Celebrate "Unsung Heroes"
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 11:50 pm

Image Courtesy of Steve GullickYou may have heard that Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters recorded their newest album, Sonic Highways, in a less-than-traditional manner.  The band traveled across the country as they recorded the project in iconic American music cities and studios.  Along the way, Grohl would interview musicians who artistically represented each city.  The whole process was captured for Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways, an HBO documentary series that premieres tonight at 11 p.m. ET.

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Entertainment

Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies at 82
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 10:40 pm

Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta passed away on Monday at the age of 82.

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Brad Pitt on ‘Pecking Order at Home’ with Dame Angelina Jolie
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 9:32 pm

ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) -- Angelina Jolie may be an honorary dame, but that doesn’t necessarily make her the boss at home.

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Michael Bolton Finds New Fans in Starring in Commercials as Michael Bolton
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 9:32 pm

ABC/Matt Brown(NEW YORK) -- Michael Bolton is back in the studio, not to record another passionate break-up song, but to lay down tracks for a new line of greeting cards.

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How Jake Gyllenhaal Lost 30 Pounds for Latest Movie "Nightcrawler"
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Open Road Films(LOS ANGELES) -- Jake Gyllenhaal's latest movie Nightcrawler is due out at the end of the month and a Halloween release date is fitting since the actor's appearance in set photos could easily be categorized as "creepy."

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Taylor Swift Reveals First Song on 1989: "Welcome to New York"
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 8:20 pm

ABC/Richard Harbaugh(NEW YORK) -- Taylor Swift has revealed the first track on her new album. 

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