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Posthumous Jimi Hendrix Albums "The Cry of Love" and "Rainbow Bridge" to Be Reissued in September
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 7:11 pm

Experience Hendrix/Legacy RecordingsTwo out-of-print posthumous Jimi Hendrix albums, The Cry of Love and Rainbow Bridge, will be reissued on September 16 and will be available on CD, vinyl and as digital downloads.  Both records have been remastered by Bernie Grundman using the original analog master tapes.

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The Hollies to Mark 50th Anniversary with Three-Disc Compilation
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Parlophone RecordsA new three-CD compilation celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the great U.K. pop-rock groups of the 1960s and '70s, The Hollies, will be released on October 21.  50 at Fifty features a career-spanning selection of songs, including the band's many hits, some album gems, a number of concert performances and a brand-new tune recorded by the current Hollies lineup.

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Concert Film Focusing on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour to Premiere at Toronto Film Fest
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Image Courtesy of Roger WatersA new concert film featuring performances from three stops on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour over the last few years will premiere at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on September 6 at 9:15 p.m.  Roger Waters: The Wall captures the former Pink Floyd singer/bassist's dramatic multimedia spectacle, which featured a full performance of his old band's classic 1979 concept album, accompanied by video projections, giant puppets, pyrotechnics, various theatrical interludes and, of course, the construction of a wall across the stage.

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U2 Still Planning to Release Studio Album This Year, New Single May Arrive in September
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 5:21 pm

A.M.P.A.S.(r)/Michael YadaBack in March, a U2 rep told U.K. newspaper The Guardian that the Irish rockers were planning to release their long-awaited new album sometime this year, contrary to a then-recent report from Billboard suggesting that the record wouldn't arrive until 2015.  Now, more evidence has emerged that the band's follow-up to 2009's No Line on the Horizon will indeed be released in 2014, and could even hit stores before the end of October.

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Paul McCartney, Roger Waters Attend Apollo Theater Fundraiser Featuring Performances by Sting, Jon Bon Jovi
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 2:10 am

Mary McCartney/MPL Communications; Sean EvansPaul McCartney and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters were just two of the many celebrities in attendance at Ronald Perelman's fifth annual fundraiser for New York City's famed Apollo Theater, held Saturday at the multimillionaire businessman's estate in East Hampton, New York.

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Entertainment

Joe Manganiello Won't Apologize for Checking Out Sofia Vergara
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Photo: Tony Rivetti/HBO(NEW YORK) -- Joe Manganiello is not sorry for checking out Sofia Vergara's assets at the White House correspondents dinner earlier this year.

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Billy Crystal to Pay Tribute to Robin Williams at Emmys
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Art Streiber/CBS© 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Billy Crystal, a longtime friend of the late Robin Williams, will present a tribute to the actor and comedian at the Emmy Awards this Monday night.

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Jennifer Hudson to Perform on Stand Up to Cancer Charity Telecast
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Heather Wines/CBS(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Hudson has signed on to perform on the upcoming fourth edition of the fundraising telecast Stand Up to Cancer. The show will air Friday, Sept. 5, across several TV networks, including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Bravo, E!, HBO, Showtime, VH1 and more.

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Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 12:41 pm

Sara De Boer/STARTRAKS photo via ABC(NEW YORK) -- Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.

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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson Among "Marie Claire's" '20 Women Changing the World'
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 12:41 pm

ABC/Jon LeMay(NEW YORK) -- Can a pop star change the world?  According to Marie Claire magazine, the answer's yes.  The magazine's current issue highlights "20 Women Changing the World," and some top female singers are included on that list.

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