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R.E.M.’s Peter Buck and Joseph Arthur announce new band, Arthur Buck, debut album out later this year

R.E.M.‘s Peter Buck and singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur have formed a new band. They’ll be calling themselves Arthur Buck, and their debut album drops later this year via New West Records. Buck and Arthur go back a ways. Arthur opened for R.E.M. in 2004, and the pair shared a stage in 2014 to pay tribute to the late

Jimmy Page Says Unheard Led Zeppelin Songs Coming Next Year

Jimmy Page recently said he’s heading back into Led Zeppelin’s vaults for the band’s 50th anniversary next year, and he noted there will be some previously unheard music to help celebrate. In a new 50-minute video for the Academy of Achievement, Page was asked about Zeppelin’s golden anniversary next year, and he said, “There’ll be Led Zeppelin product

Filmmaker of the Year Denis Villeneuve on Crafting the Essential Sequel

Denis Villeneuve needs a break. When the prestigious filmmaker calls late one November evening, he sounds exhausted, as if he’s just returned from a four-hour session at the gym. “I need to digest what happened in the past six years,” he tells me. “I need to figure out how I want to evolve as a

Bob Seger Discusses His 'Bad Year and a Half'

Bob Seger is about halfway through his recovery period from the back surgery that forced him to postpone most of his tour this past fall, and he’s itching to get back out on the road. In a new interview, he discussed his recuperation, saying that it’s all been part of a difficult stretch that’s also

What Was 2017's Song of the Year? UCR Fan Choice Awards

We’ve already chosen our Top 20 Songs of 2017 and now it’s time for you to decide. We’ve taken those same songs and we’re asking you to decide: What was your favorite track released by a classic rocker in the last year? A handful of these tunes touch on, or are directly about, the issues

John Fogerty to Reissue ‘Blue Moon Swamp,’ New Album Coming Next Year

John Fogerty has signed a new deal with BMG that involves a reissue of his solo catalog and a new album to come next year. Continue reading… Ultimate Classic Rock by kaveman743