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Members of Deep Purple, Guns N' Roses, Dire Straits Featured on Tribute Album for Wounded Warriors
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:30 am

Cleopatra RecordsAn impressive roster of virtuoso musicians, including Deep Purple's Steve Morse, Guns N' Roses' Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal and ex-Dire Straits guitarist Hal Lindes, have lent their talents to a new album that pays tribute to U.S. military personnel who have risked their lives for their country.  The Guitars for Wounded Warriors CD, which was released on Tuesday, was organized by multiple Emmy Award-winning producer/composer Brian Tarquin.

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The Hollies to Mark 50th Anniversary with Three-Disc Compilation
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:30 am

Parlophone RecordsA new three-CD compilation celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the great U.K. pop-rock groups of the 1960s and '70s, The Hollies, will be released on October 21.  50 at Fifty features a career-spanning selection of songs, including the band's many hits, some album gems, a number of concert performances and a brand-new tune recorded by the current Hollies lineup.

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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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Entertainment

Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 10:20 am

Sara De Boer/STARTRAKS photo via ABC(NEW YORK) -- Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.

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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson Among "Marie Claire's" '20 Women Changing the World'
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 10:20 am

ABC/Jon LeMay(NEW YORK) -- Can a pop star change the world?  According to Marie Claire magazine, the answer's yes.  The magazine's current issue highlights "20 Women Changing the World," and some top female singers are included on that list.

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Pharrell's Hat Going on Display in Washington, D.C.
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 10:20 am

ABC/Randy Holmes(WASHINGTON) -- Over the past year, Pharrell Williams' hat -- that huge brown one that he wore to the Grammy Awards -- has become almost as famous as he is.  Now, you'll be able to see it up close and personal, when it goes on display in a Washington, D.C. museum.

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J-Lo Spotted with Ex-Boyfriend Casper Smart
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 10:20 am

Mike Moore/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Are Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart giving romance another try? The two former lovers were spotted cruising around in a BMW convertible together on Monday.

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Kourtney Kardashian's Boyfriend Gives Update on Her Pregnancy
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 10:20 am

Mike Coppola/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Kourtney Kardashian revealed in June that she was expecting her third child in December with longtime boyfriend Scott Disick. Disick recently told People magazine just how the reality star is handling her third pregnancy.

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