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Congress voting on bill to name a post office after Jimi Hendrix

The United States Postal Service has rarely been a progenitor for classic rock iconography. A congressman from Washington is eager to change that. Introduced by Rep. Adam Smith, Bill H.R.6628 aims to designate a post office in Renton, Washington the “James Marshall ‘Jimi’ Hendrix Post Office Building.” Located at 4301 Northeast 4th Street, the site is on

Pusha-T concert in Toronto ends early after three men rush the stage

Pusha-T’s concert in Toronto on Tuesday night was cut short after a group of men rushed the stage in an apparent attempt to jump the rapper. According to reports on social media, several individuals began throwing beer and paint at Pusha-T mid-way through his set at Danforth Music Hall. Eventually, three men jumped onto the

Selena Gomez receiving treatment after suffering emotional breakdown: Report

Selena Gomez is receiving treatment at a mental health facility after suffering what TMZ describes as a “emotional breakdown.” The 26-year-old singer, who suffers from lupus, underwent a kidney transplant in 2017. TMZ reports that Gomez returned to the hospital twice in the last month due to a low white blood cell count, which is a

Rob Zombie Covers for Marilyn Manson After 'Unforeseen Illness'

Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson’s Twins of Evil tour was disrupted last night (July 26) in Toronto when Manson abruptly canceled his part in the show, citing “unforeseen illness.” The announcement was made close to the time he was supposed to appear on stage. “Due to unforeseen illness, Marilyn Manson will not be performing tonight

Phil Mogg to Retire from UFO After 2019 Tour

UFO frontman and sole original member Phil Mogg announced his retirement from the veteran British band after their 50th anniversary tour next year, bringing with it the expectation that they’ll split as a result. He revealed he’d been considering the move for some time and described it as a “bittersweet” decision. “I’ve considered stepping down

Goldenvoice moving forward with FYF Fest after buying out founder Sean Carlson

Last November, FYF Fest founder Sean Carlson was accused of various forms of sexual misconduct. He and FYF’s promoter, Goldenvoice, parted ways, leaving the future of the Los Angeles-based festival up in the air. Now, as Billboard reports, FYF Fest will be moving forward with a 2018 installment. Goldenvoice and its parent company AEG Live have

Three New Microbe Species Named After Rush

Three new species of microbes have been named after Rush. According to the University of British Columbia, the trio of microbes was found in the guts of termites and sport long hair and have a tendency to move rhythmically under a microscope. The researchers called the new Pseudotrichonympha species P. leei, P. lifesoni, and P. pearti