MEMPHIS

Valerie June was amazing @Farm Aid...

Johnny Lydon (the Sex Pistols, PIL, etc.) shopped for "Elvis attire" at Lansky's in the Peabody Hotel during his recent Memphis visit. Lydon told jungleroom.com that he was "bitterly disapointed about not working with Michelle Williams" after the cancelation of Andrew Llyod Webber's "Jesus Christ Superstar" arena tour...

Memphis reared songwriter/actor Ed Bruce ("The Man That Turned My Mama On," "Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys", "The Rockford Files", etc.) passed at age 81...

Look for a new album from guitarist Steve Cropper (Otis Redding, Booker T & the MG's, Blues Brothers, etc.) this April...

Reese Witherspoon has signed Claudia Lennear to her Big Indie Daisy Jones Inc production company as a consultant for a film project that is set for production in January 2021.

more news... >

  • Ringo Starr, The Beatles
  • David Gilmour, Pink Floyd

  • Paul Stanley, KISS
    updated on January 16, 2021

    PAUL STANLEY

    launches his Soul Station...read more

  • Lee Rocker, The Stray Cats
    updated on December 10, 2020

    LEE ROCKER

    The Stray Cats bass player announces release of new solo album 'Gather Round' ...read more

  • Freda Payne, Johnny Mathis
    updated on November 09, 2020

    FREDA PAYNE

    pairs with Johnny Mathis for Gershwin duet...read more

  • Don McLean, American Pie, Alex Trebek, Jeopardy
    updated on November 11, 2020

    DON MCLEAN

    sadened by the passing of Alex Trebek...read more