Late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury was born 75 years ago this Sunday, September 5. Mercury, who died from AIDS in November 1991 at age 45, is widely regarded as one of the all-time great rock singers. His powerful vocals, flamboyant persona and dynamic performing style... Read More.
A collection of artwork created by late Cars frontman Ric Ocasek will go on display starting September 1 exclusively at all nine Wentworth Galleries, which are located in Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Ocasek's pieces also will be available for purchase. "Art is... Read More.
Late Boston frontman Brad Delp, whose soaring vocals powered the band's arena-ready songs, was born 70 years ago this Saturday, June 12. Delp contributed all the vocals to Boston's classic 1976 self-titled debut album, while main songwriter/lead guitarist Tom Scholz played most of the instrumental... Read More.
Eric Burdon, frontman of the famous blues-infused British Invasion band The Animals, celebrates his 80th birthday today. Burdon co-founded The Animals in 1963 in his hometown of Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K., with keyboardist Alan Price, guitarist Hilton Valentine, bassist Chas Chandler and drummer John Steele.... Read More.
Former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner will release a new live DVD called From Chile with Love on April 6. It documents a show Farner did with his solo band in the South American country's capital of Santiago. The concert featured... Read More.