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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea and Josh Klinghoffer cover John Frusciante solo song: Watch

Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and one-time guitarist John Frusciante have butted heads in the past, but the pair clearly have affection for each other. Just recently, for example, Flea and RHCP guitarist Josh Klinghoffer paid homage to the former member by covering one of his cuts at a recent event. (Ranking: Every Red Hot Chili

Joe Perry Announces Solo 'Joe Perry and Friends' Shows

Joe Perry will play three dates in support of his new solo album, Sweetzerland Manifesto, next month. He’ll be joined by his Aerosmith bandmate Brad Whitford and Extreme’s Gary Cherone for a show he’s calling “Joe Perry and Friends.” They’ll begin at the House of Blues in Boston on April 18 and, over the next two nights, will

John Williams to write theme song for Star Wars’ Han Solo anthology film

Legendary composer John Williams will not be scoring the forthcoming Han Solo anthology, Solo: A Star Wars Story. The good news, however, is that he will be composing the film’s main theme. This news comes courtesy of Variety, who learned of Williams’ involvement during an interview about The Last Jedi. “The present plan,” he said, “is that I’m

Neal Schon's New Solo EP Includes Two Journey Covers

Months after Journey’s simmering internal feud boiled over in public, founding guitarist Neal Schon has emerged with a new solo EP – and it includes updates of two of the band’s most recognizable hits. Titled Ave Maria, the project features the Schubert-composed title track, the Elvis Presley favorite “Can’t Help Falling in Love,” and new

Aerosmith's Joe Perry Announces First Solo Album Since 2009

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry will release Sweetzerland Manifesto, his first non-holiday solo album in eight years, on Jan. 19. The project will feature collaborations with Robin Zander of Cheap Trick, as well as David Johansen and Terry Reid. Check out the track listing below. All but one of the songs was written or co-written by Perry along

30 Years Ago: Robbie Robertson Finally Steps Out as a Solo Artist

Robbie Robertson took his time releasing his first solo album, waiting almost a decade after the Band’s Last Waltz came out. Eventually the sessions grew to include multiple famous colleagues – some old friends, some new – but Robbie Robertson never failed to live up to its name: This was the most personal thing he’d ever

Ozzy Osbourne Says He's Making Progress on Next Solo Album

Ozzy Osbourne confirms that he’s “about seven songs” into a new solo project, though it remains unclear when the album might arrive. “One’s called ‘Mr. Armageddon’; one’s called ‘Crack Cocaine’,” Osbourne tells Full Metal Jackie of KLOS-FM’s Whiplash (via Blabbermouth). “I’ve got a bunch of songs written – but you don’t sell records anymore. [It’s]