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The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir and Mickey Hart Join 2015 Lockn' Festival Lineup
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 1:03 am

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicFresh from The Grateful Dead's farewell concerts in Chicago of July 4th weekend, two of the band's core members -- singer/guitarist Bob Weir and drummer Mickey Hart -- have just been added to the lineup of the 2015 Lockn' Music Festival.  With founding Dead bassist Phil Lesh and drummer Bill Kreutzmann already scheduled to perform at the festival, that means all four main surviving members of the group will take part in the four-day event, scheduled for September 10-13 in Arrington, Virginia.

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New Janis Joplin Documentary to Premiere at Venice Film Festival in September
Updated: July 29, 2015 - 11:50 pm

Image Courtesy of Content MediaA new documentary focusing on Janis Joplin will premiere at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival, which will take place September 2-12 in the Italian city.  The film, titled Janis, was directed by Amy Berg, whose previous work includes West of Memphis and the Oscar-nominated Deliver Us from Evil.

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Neal Schon Says "Door Has Always Been Open" for Steve Perry to Sing with Journey Again
Updated: July 29, 2015 - 3:02 pm

PRNewsFoto/Mascot Label GroupIt's been about 17 years since Steve Perry and Journey parted ways, and while the reclusive singer has rarely performed since then, the group's founding guitarist, Neal Schon, says he and his current band mates would welcome him with open arms if he wanted to sing with them again.

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New Keith Richards Documentary to Premiere on Netflix in September
Updated: July 28, 2015 - 7:10 pm

Credit: Simon CrossA new documentary about the perennially cool Keith Richards will premiere on Netflix September 18, the same day the Rolling Stones guitarist's latest solo album, Crosseyed Heart, will be released.  Keith Richards: Under the Influence takes a look at the rock legend's musical journey and the sounds that have influenced him as a songwriter, guitarist and performer.

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Billy Joel Says He'll Write a Song for His New Baby
Updated: July 28, 2015 - 5:20 pm

Credit: Myrna SuarezBilly Joel's daughter with Christie Brinkley, Alexa Ray, has inspired many of his songs, from "Temptation" to "Goodnight My Angel" to "The Downeaster 'Alexa.'"  Now, the Piano Man says he'll pen a new tune for the baby he and his new wife are expecting next month.

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Zoe Saldana Says 'It's Been Difficult' Getting Back in Shape After Twins
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 5:40 am

ABC/Rick Rowell(LOS ANGELES) -- It's been a long journey for Guardians of the Galaxy star Zoe Saldana getting her body back after having twins last November.

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Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Off-Broadway Production
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 4:30 am

ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) -- Lupita Nyong'o has starred in some of the biggest movies, graced the cover of some of the biggest magazines and has even won an Oscar. Still, the actress' next move is an off-Broadway production.

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"Harry Potter" Stars Wish J.K. Rowling Happy 50th Birthday
Updated: July 31, 2015 - 11:50 pm

Warner Bros.(NEW YORK) -- J.K. Rowling's 50th birthday is Friday.

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Khloe Kardashian: We Still Call Caitlyn Jenner, Bruce
Updated: July 31, 2015 - 7:11 pm

Cindy Ord/NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment(LOS ANGELES) -- Since Caitlyn Jenner debuted her new look on the cover of Vanity Fair in June, her family has been slowly getting used to her new look. Khloe Kardashian even admitted Thursday that she still calls her step-father, Bruce, Jenner's name at birth.

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How Eddie Redmayne Transformed into Stephen Hawking for "The Theory of Everything"
Updated: July 31, 2015 - 7:11 pm

Paul Drinkwater/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- Oscar-nominated actor Eddie Redmayne said it took him four months to prepare for his role as physicist and bestselling author Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

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