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Sammy Hagar Says He "Was Honored" to Be Asked to Appear on "The Simpsons"
Updated: November 23, 2014 - 3:10 pm

2014 TCFFC/FoxSammy Hagar will join an illustrious list of fellow rock stars when he appears tonight in cartoon form on The Simpsons.  The Red Rocker's voice and animated likeness will be featured in an episode titled "Covercraft," in which Homer -- suffering from a mid-life crisis after Moe's bar closes -- becomes the bassist in a cover band with some other local dads.

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Smashing Pumpkins Release New Song, "Drum + Fife"
Updated: November 23, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Image Courtesy of Martha's MusicThe Smashing Pumpkins have released another song from their forthcoming album, Monuments to an Elegy.  The new track, "Drum + Fife," is inspired by Irish folk music while also incorporating electronic beats and loops.  You can stream "Drum + Fife" on NME's website.

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Jackson Browne, Robert Plant Featured on Season Finale of PBS' "Austin City Limits"
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 12:51 pm

Erika Goldring/Getty Images for Americana MusicThe season finale of the long-running PBS performance series Austin City Limits will premiere Saturday at 9 p.m. ET.  The show will feature highlights from the 2014 Americana Music Association's 13th annual Honors and Awards ceremony, which took place this past September at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

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R.E.M. Documentary Making Television Debut on Saturday
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 12:51 pm

Image Courtesy of REMHQ.comR.E.M. by MTV, the new documentary exploring the relationship between the legendary band and the music network, will be making its television debut on Saturday.  The documentary will air at 9 p.m. ET on VH1 Classic and Palladia.

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Pink Floyd's "The Endless River" Debuts at #3 on "Billboard" 200 Chart
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:10 am

Columbia RecordsPink Floyd's The Endless River nabbed the #1 spot on the U.K. chart earlier this week, but in the U.S., the group's first studio album in 20 years wasn't able to overcome the latest offerings by Taylor Swift and the Foo Fighters.  Swift's 1989 takes the top spot on the Billboard 200 for the third consecutive week after selling 320,000 copies, while the Foos' new album, Sonic Highways, debuts at #2 with 190,000 copies sold.

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Entertainment

Newest "Hunger Games" Film Dominates Box Office
Updated: November 23, 2014 - 2:01 pm

Lionsgate(NEW YORK) -- The odds were ever in favor of Katniss Everdeen this weekend, as The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 opened atop the box office, dominating the weekend while bringing in over $100 million.

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What to Expect From the 2014 American Music Awards
Updated: November 23, 2014 - 12:50 pm

Pitbull Productions, Inc./Greg Watermann(NEW YORK) -- The 2014 American Music Awards kick off Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET on ABC, and the show's executive producer said that if you don't tune in as soon as the show starts, you'll be missing something "huge" and "outrageous."

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"Lord of the Rings" Actor Sings Farewell to Series
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 6:10 pm

Photo by Phillip Chin/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- A new video is causing an emotional reaction among Lord of the Rings fans, and it's not a new trailer for the upcoming The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.

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Bill Cosby, Lawyer React to 'Innuendos'
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images(MELBOURNE, Fla.) -- Bill Cosby briefly addressed the "innuendos" about him before a performance in Melbourne, Florida, on Friday evening, and his lawyer released a statement denouncing what he described as the media's focus on "fantastical stories" in which women have accused the comedian of sexual abuse.

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Robin Williams' Son Zak Says Their Family Is 'Acclimating to the New Normal'
Updated: November 21, 2014 - 9:40 pm

Kevin Mazur/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- Robin Williams' death devastated his family. However, his son, Zak, said that they're trying to move forward.

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