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First Nirvana Drummer Says a Reunion Is Possible, and Has No Hard Feelings About Hall of Fame
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:10 am

Image Courtesy of Subpop RecordsOriginal Nirvana drummer Chad Channing says he'd be down for a band reunion.  He tells NME that if surviving members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic were in agreement, he'd sign on, but says, "It'd maybe be something like Dave playing guitar and singing and Krist doing bass.  That'd be about the only arrangement I could think of that we could pull off." 

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Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Perform New Album Tunes on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Image Courtesy of Mary Ellen MatthewsTom Petty & the Heartbreakers celebrated the release this week of their new album Hypnotic Eye with an appearance on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday night. After Jimmy packed his studio audience onto open-air tour buses, they drove to Culver City, California, for a private concert at Petty's rehearsal space. The band played "American Dream: Plan B" and "Forgotten Man" from the album.

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The Moody Blues Kick Off New North American Tour Tonight
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Image Courtesy of Chris Hewlett PRThe Moody Blues have returned to North America for a late summer tour that gets under way tonight in Syracuse, New York.  The outing includes a total of 26 shows, and will stop mostly in cities in the northeastern and midwestern U.S., winding down with a September 4-5 stand at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, Illinois.

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Steven Tyler & Joe Perry's Rearranged Version of "Dream On" Released as Single to Benefit Marathon Bombing Victims
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Image Courtesy of E:60In April, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry teamed up with the Southern California Children's Chorus to perform an updated version of their band's classic song "Dream On" for a TV special paying tribute to the victims of last year's Boston Marathon bombings.  Now, a recording of the performance, which has been titled "Dream On (Boston Strong 2014)," has been released as a digital single via iTunes.

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Listen to Elton John and Smokey Robinson's Duet of "Tracks of My Tears" Online
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Verve Records; Autumn de Wilde/Verve RecordsElton John is one of the guest artists on Smokey Robinson's upcoming duets album, Smokey & Friends; he collaborated with the Motown legend on a new version of "Tracks of My Tears."  While the album won't be released until August 19, RollingStone.com has posted the audio of the new collaboration for your listening pleasure.

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Entertainment

"Guardians of the Galaxy," "Get On Up" Open Nationwide Friday
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:11 am

Buena Vista(NEW YORK) -- Here’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

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Movie Review: “Get On Up” (PG-13)
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:11 am

Universal(NEW YORK) -- Chadwick Boseman, who was terrific as Jackie Robinson in last year’s 42, is even better as James Brown in Get On Up.

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Katy Perry Performs at White House Event for Special Olympics
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:11 am

ABC/Randy Holmes(WASHINGTON) -- Katy Perry took time out from her Prismatic tour Thursday evening to perform at a White House event that paid tribute to the Special Olympics.

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Miranda Kerr 'Embarrassed' by Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber Fight, Says Source
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:11 am

Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret(NEW YORK) -- Orlando Bloom's ex-wife, Miranda Kerr, is reportedly "embarrassed" by the altercation that took place between the actor and Justin Bieber in Ibiza, Spain on Wednesday morning.

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Javier Bardem Clarifies His Position on Gaza
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 9:11 am

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After signing an open letter denouncing Israeli military action in Gaza, Javier Bardem has written another letter clarifying his position, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  Bardem says his intention with the letter was to call for peace.

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