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Jethro's Tull's Ian Anderson Releases New Concept Album, "Homo Erraticus"
Updated: April 15, 2014 - 10:41 pm

Calliandra RecordsIn 2012, Jethro Tull frontman Ian Anderson released Thick as a Brick II, a sequel to his band's 1972 concept album that was based on a poem written by a fictional eight-year-old boy named Gerald Bostock.  Now, the singer has recorded a new chapter to Bostock's saga, an album titled Homo Erraticus, which hit stores on Tuesday.

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New Compilation to Feature Performances from Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Concert Series
Updated: April 15, 2014 - 5:23 pm

Vanguard RecordsThe third installment in a series of compilations featuring performances from the Midnight Ramble concerts late Band singer/drummer Levon Helm hosted at his home studio and barn in Woodstock, New York, is scheduled to be released on July 1.  The album, titled The Levon Helm Band -- The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3, includes 13 songs from various shows recorded between October 2005 and August 2010.

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New Book Gives Candid Look at Rolling Stones' 1971 UK Tour
Updated: April 15, 2014 - 4:30 am

Da Capo PressA new book offering an insider's look at The Rolling Stones' 1971 "farewell" tour of the U.K. before the band went into tax exile is set to be published on May 13.  Ain't It Time We Said Goodbye: The Rolling Stones on the Road to Exile is author Robert Greenfield's firsthand account of what he witnessed as the only journalist who accompanied the legendary rockers during the trek.

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New Version of Aerosmith's "Dream On" Featured in TV Special Marking Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary
Updated: April 11, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Courtesy of E:60Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have recorded an updated version of their band's classic song "Dream On" for a TV special paying tribute to the victims of the bombings at last year's Boston Marathon.  The two rockers teamed up with the Southern California Children's Chorus for a unique live performance of the tune that will be featured on Dream On: Stories from Boston's Strongest, which will premiere Saturday on ABC at 4 p.m. ET, and then will air again Tuesday -- the one-year anniversary of the attacks -- on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET.

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Night Ranger Taking "High Road" on Latest Studio Album
Updated: April 11, 2014 - 11:51 pm

Photo: Grady BrannanEighties rockers Night Ranger are set to return with a brand-new studio album called High Road that will be released on June 10.  The record, which follows 2011's Somewhere in California, finds the band continuing to deliver rocking melodic tunes powered by soaring vocals and blazing guitar riffs.

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Entertainment

Religious Drama "Heaven Is For Real" Opens Nationwide
Updated: April 16, 2014 - 6:53 am

TriStar(NEW YORK) -- The religious drama Heaven Is For Real opens nationwide on Wednesday.

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Paul Walker's Brothers to Help Complete Shooting of "Fast & Furious 7"
Updated: April 16, 2014 - 6:53 am

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Paul Walker's brothers will fill in for the late actor to help complete his scenes for the next film in the Fast & Furious franchise.

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CBS Denies It's Discussed Late-Night Time Slot with Chelsea Handler
Updated: April 16, 2014 - 6:53 am

NBC Universal(LOS ANGELES) -- For the moment, it appears Chelsea Handler will not be joining Stephen Colbert at CBS in 2015.

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Billy Bob Thornton Hits the Small Screen in FX's "Fargo"
Posted: April 16, 2014

FX/Matthias Clamer (NEW YORK) -- Oscar winner Billy Bob Thornton is trading the big screen for the small, in FX's new adaptation of another Academy Award winner, Fargo.

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Final "X-Men: Days of Future Past" Trailer Debuts
Posted: April 16, 2014

Fox(NEW YORK) -- 20th Century Fox has released the final trailer for its upcoming time-jumping X-Men movie, Days of Future Past.

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