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Mr. Big Drummer Pat Torpey Announces that He Has Parkinson's Disease
Updated: July 24, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Image Courtesy of William HamesMr. Big has announced some unfortunate news about one of its founding members.  Pat Torpey, the pop-metal band's longtime drummer, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and will not be able to continue his normal duties with the group when the rockers head out on their tour in support of their upcoming album, …The Stories We Could Tell.

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Best of Ozzy Osbourne's Solo Years Compiled for "Memoirs of a Madman" Audio and Video Collections
Updated: July 23, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Epic Records/Legacy RecordingsBlack Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne has released 10 solo albums so far.  If you don't already have them all, on October 7, his best-known solo material will be available in a variety of packages, all dubbed Memoirs of a Madman.

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Blondie to Be Featured on New Season of Ovation's "Song by Song" Series
Updated: July 23, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Image Courtesy of F. Scott SchaferBlondie will be one of the music stars whose tunes will be profiled in the upcoming third season of Ovation's Emmy-nominated documentary series, Song by Song.  

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2014 Rock'n'Blues Fest Tour to Continue in Homage to the Late Johnny Winter
Updated: July 23, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Image Courtesy of Johnny WinterBefore his sudden death on July 16 while on tour in Zurich, Switzerland, blues guitar legend Johnny Winter had been scheduled to hit the road next week with his brother Edgar and other stars for a new edition of the annual Rock'n'Blues Fest tour.  Now, Edgar Winter has announced that the trek will go ahead as planned, as a tribute to Johnny.

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Bob Geldof's Daughter Died of Heroin Overdose, Inquest Rules
Updated: July 23, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Alex Huckle/GC ImagesThe surprise death in April of Bob Geldof's daughter, 25-year-old British TV presenter, model and journalist Peaches Geldof, was caused by a heroin overdose, a coroner has ruled.

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Entertainment

Tara Reid Really Believes a ‘Sharknado’ Could Happen
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 1:00 am

Paul Drinkwater/NBC(NEW YORK) -- Think Sharknado is just a fun, summer B-movie? Think again.

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Inside the University of Virginia's "Game of Thrones" English Course
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 1:00 am

Helen Sloan/HBO (CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) -- Games of Thrones fans at the University of Virginia were given the opportunity to take the class of a lifetime.

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Ariana Grande's Heart 'Beyond Broken' over Grandfather's Death
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 1:00 am

ABC/Richard Harbaugh(NEW YORK) -- Ariana Grande tweeted photos of her grandfather, Frank Grande, who died earlier this week, and said she started crying when she watched her brother, Frankie Grande, receive the grim news live while he was on the reality show Big Brother.

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First Trailer for "Fifty Shades of Grey" Debuts
Updated: July 24, 2014 - 7:10 pm

Focus Features/Universal Pictures(NEW YORK) -- The first official trailer for the highly-anticipated film Fifty Shades of Grey was released on Thursday.

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Kelsey Grammer Welcomes Newborn Son Gabriel
Updated: July 24, 2014 - 5:20 pm

Peter Kramer/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- At age 59, Kelsey Grammer is a father again.

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