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ZZ Top's loading more dates onto Tonnage Tour
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 9:01 pm

Credit: Ross HalfinZZ Top recently launched a 2017 trek dubbed The Tonnage Tour, and now the famous Texas blues-rock trio has added a series of late-spring shows to the North American outing that include several concerts in their home state. The new dates begin with a May 12 performance in Amarillo, Texas, and run through June 10 show in Frisco, Texas, that also will feature Jimmy Buffett.

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Check out Paul McCartney's original demo version of his 1989 hit "My Brave Face" with Elvis Costello
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 9:01 pm

1988 © Paul McCartney/Photo by Linda McCartneyPaul McCartney is treating fans to another preview of the forthcoming deluxe reissue of his 1989 studio album, Flowers in the Dirt, which included several collaborations with Elvis Costello. McCartney has posted a video on his official YouTube channel that features the original demo of "My Brave Face," a song he co-wrote with Costello that reached #25 on the Billboard Hot 100.

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Foo Fighters to Headline Glastonbury
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 9:01 pm

ABC/Fred WatkinsFoo Fighters will headline this year's edition of the U.K. mega festival Glastonbury. The band revealed the news during a live streamed broadcast from the Cheese and Grain venue in Frome, England.

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John Mellencamp's upcoming album, "Sad Clowns & Hillbillies," now due out on April 28; track list unveiled
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 9:01 pm

Republic RecordsJohn Mellencamp has unveiled full details about his upcoming collaborative album with country-folk artist Carlene Carter, Sad Clowns & Hillbillies, which now is scheduled to be released on April 28 -- a week later than initially announced.

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King Crimson announces North American tour dates; band to feature "double quartet" lineup
Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:00 pm

King Crimson's Robert Fripp (Jean Baptiste Lacroix/WireImage)King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp will hold court with the latest incarnation of his famed prog-rock group when he takes the band on the road in North America later this year. The trek, dubbed the Radical Action Tour 2017, gets underway on June 13 in Seattle and is confirmed through a July 9 concert in Red Bank, New Jersey.

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Entertainment

Tracy Morgan bringing new stand-up comedy to Netflix
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 11:03 am

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- Netflix has added comedian-actor Tracy Morgan to its growing roster of comedians with stand-up specials.

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Mahershala Ali welcomes baby daughter ahead of Oscar ceremony
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 11:03 am

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor Mahershala Ali and wife Amatus Sami-Karim became the proud parents of their first child, daughter Bari (pronounced Bar-ee) Najma Ali on Friday. 

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Jordan Peele thought his directorial debut "Get Out" would "never get made"
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 11:03 am

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Jordan Peele has taken a step behind the camera in his directorial debut, Get Out. But sketch-comic-turned-director says he wasn't sure that the racial horror movie, which has been years in the making, would see the light of day.

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Oprah Winfrey explains why she didn't want kids: "I am a mother to the world's children"
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 11:03 am

Getty Images/Gallo Images(LONDON) -- Media mogul Oprah Winfrey has been very open in the past on why she didn't have any children, and in a new interview with Good Housekeeping UK, she explains that the young women she mentors are like her kids.

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"Logan" star Hugh Jackman says he hopes Wolverine "will never leave me"
Updated: February 25, 2017 - 11:03 am

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(LOS ANGELES) -- Hugh Jackman rose to stardom playing the iconic Logan/Wolverine character in 2000's X-Men. At the time, Jackman was a substitute for actor Dougray Scott, who had been cast but then dropped out.  Seventeen years later, Jackman is now virtually synonymous with Wolverine, though he says his new movie, simply called Logan, will mark his last appearance as the razor-clawed mutant. Still, he says he'll miss the comic book hero he's played in nine movies.

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