Ron Bushy, longtime drummer of the psychedelic band Iron Butterfly, who played on the band's classic 1968 song "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida," died Sunday morning at the age of 79. A message on the band's official
The U.S.-based incarnation of the veteran U.K. power pop band Sweet will release a new digital single called "System of the Slaves" on June 11, via SoundCloud. The song is considered a tribute to original Sweet bassist/singer Steve Priest, who launched the U.S. version of... Read More.
The music industry is mourning the passing of Motown legend Mary Wilson, co-founder of The Supremes. She was 76. Her death takes place just days after the legendary girl group, of whom she was the longest-running member, celebrated its 60th anniversary. Wilson's longtime friend and publicist, Jay Schwartz confirmed her... Read More.
Hilton Valentine, founding guitarist of the legendary British Invasion group The Animals, died Friday morning at the age of 77. Valentine's passing was revealed by his wife, Germaine, and announced in a message issued by the ABKCO Records label.
Biggy Pop has been named a founding patron of the Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital in Australia. No, not Iggy Pop. Biggy Pop. For those of you who are unaware, Biggy Pop is the Godfather of Punk's pet cockatoo. The bird is beloved online,... Read More.