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Doobie Brothers Country Tribute Album to Be Titled "Southbound," Due Out in November
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 10:21 am

Image Courtesy of Scott PoiznerDoobie Brothers singer/guitarist Tom Johnston has revealed some new details about the upcoming collaborative album featuring reinterpretations of many of the band's classic songs by various country artists.  In a recent interview with LagniappeMobile.com, the veteran rocker reported that the record will be titled Southbound, and that it's scheduled for a November 4 release.

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KISS and Duran Duran Among Stars Performing at 2014 Fashion Rocks Bash in September
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 3:20 am

Image Courtesy of Fashion Rocks!KISS and Duran Duran are among the famous acts that will celebrate the connection between style and music when they perform at this year's Fashion Rocks concert.  CBS will air the event live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, September 9.  Other stars on the bill include Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, Usher, Miranda Lambert and The Band Perry.

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Joe Perry Reveals He Recently Recorded with Paul McCartney for a Project That's "Under Wraps"
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 3:20 am

Ross Halfin/MSO PR; Mary McCartney/MPL CommunicationsTwo of the rock world's biggest stars came together recently for a very interesting studio collaboration.  Aerosmith's Joe Perry revealed to the Chicago Sun-Times in a phone interview earlier this week that he did a recording session "with Paul McCartney a month and a half ago for a private thing."

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Listen to Song from Eric Clapton's Upcoming JJ Cale Tribute Album, "The Breeze," Online Now
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 3:20 am

Bushbranch Records/Surfdog RecordsEric Clapton's star-studded JJ Cale tribute album The Breeze won't be released until this Tuesday, but you can preview a couple of tracks from the collection now at different locations on the Internet.

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Robert Trujillo Reforms His Pre-Metallica Band Mass Mental? for Two Summer Shows
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 3:20 am

Image Courtesy Chris M. JuniorWhen Jason Newsted was still Metallica's bassist, he tried to get his Echobrain side project off the ground, but it was reportedly frowned upon by frontman James Hetfield.

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Entertainment

"Hercules," "Lucy," "And So It Goes" Open Friday
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Paramount(NEW YORK) -- Here's a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

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Kelsey Grammer Stars Opposite Martin Lawrence in New FX Series
Posted: July 25, 2014

Byron Cohen/FX(NEW YORK) -- Kelsey Grammer is headed back to the small screen in a new TV comedy, Partners, on FX. He stars as an attorney who partners with another lawyer, played by fellow comic actor Martin Lawrence.

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Mark Hamill Discusses Being Back on "Star Wars" Set
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Bruno Vincent/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Mark Hamill couldn't be more thrilled to be back playing Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode VII and he dished on what it's like to be back on set and with old friends such as Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher.

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San Diego Comic-Con Roundup: A Look at Thursday's Highlights
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 11:31 am

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) -- Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey made an unannounced landing Thursday at Comic-Con in San Diego along with Dark Knight trilogy director Christopher Nolan to promote their upcoming film, Interstellar.

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Movie Review: “Lucy” (Rated R)
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 11:31 am

Universal(NEW YORK) -- According to writer/director Luc Besson’s Lucy, if we were able to use 100 percent of our brains, we’d become Neo and the world would be our Matrix.  We’d be able to manipulate time, control people and change the configuration of our very cells.  Scarlett Johansson, as the title character, is able to do all of that and more, after she’s abducted, knocked out and wakes up with a bag of CPH4 surgically implanted in her stomach, which she’s forced to smuggle for some very nasty men.  The blue synthetic drug emulates a substance produced in the womb that gives a fetus the energy to survive.  When the bag breaks, the drug leaks into Lucy’s system, instantly endowing her with super powers -- or just a better brain.

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