1. Rolling Stones Release Alternate 'Brown Sugar' Version Featuring Eric Clapton

    June 02, 2015 7:54 PM EDT For years Rolling Stones fans have known of a bootleg version of "Brown Sugar" featuring Eric Clapton on slide guitar, but finally the dream collaboration is getting an official release. Rolling Stones Share Alternate 'Dead Flowers' Version With Much Different…

  2. Vintage Tune May Grace New Skynyrd Album

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A previously unreleased song featuring Lynyrd Skynyrd's original lineup may surface on the Southern rock band's next studio album, which is expected out in early 2009. A previously unreleased song featuring Lynyrd Skynyrd's original lineup may surface on the Southern rock band&…

  3. The Zombies / March 7, 2008 / London (Shepherd's Bush Empire)

    March 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT During the Zombies' moment in the sunshine of chart attention in the mid-1960s, people would observe their qualifications as school-leavers and talk of the English group as the most well-educated of h During the Zombies' moment in the sunshine of chart attention in the mid-1960s,…

  4. MMJ, Roots, Yo La Tengo Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes' forthcoming Bob Dylan film "I'm Not There," a number of performers from the recently released Columbia soundtrack hit the stage at New York' In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes'…

  5. Dylan's 'Newport' Performances Making DVD Debut

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Adding to an already robust slate of Bob Dylan-related releases this fall, Columbia/Legacy will on Oct. 30 release the DVD "The Other Side of the Mirror -- Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival Adding to an already robust slate of Bob Dylan-related releases this fall, Columbia…

  6. Unreleased Tunes Revived For Jagger Collection

    August 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A handful of unreleased tracks will enrich "The Very Best of Mick Jagger," due Oct. 2 via Atlantic/Rhino. A handful of unreleased tracks will enrich "The Very Best of Mick Jagger," due Oct. 2 via Atlantic/Rhino. Chief among them is 1973's John Lennon-produced "…

  7. The Roots, Patti Smith Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute to the acclaimed music of Bob Dylan last night (Nov. 9) at New York's Avery Fisher Hall. Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute to the acclaimed music of Bob Dylan last…

  8. Dylan Sets Album Track List, Inspires NYC Tribute

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Bob Dylan has finalized the track list for his new album, "Modern Times," due Aug. 29 via Columbia. Four of the 10 cuts push the six-minute mark, including the nearly eight-minute "Spirit on the Water Bob Dylan has finalized the track list for his new album, "Modern Times,…

  9. 'Fast' Enough For You

    June 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In the fall, Frank Black said with a chuckle that he was mulling whether to release "a lean and mean record with 11 songs on it, or a self-indulgent opus with everything." In the fall, Frank Black said with a chuckle that he was mulling whether to release "a lean and mean…

  10. Frank Black Fashions Double Album

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST The double-disc "Fastman/Raiderman" will arrive June 20 via Back Porch/EMI and is the follow-up to 2005's "Honeycomb," which debuted at No. 11 on Billboard's Heatseekers chart. As tipped here last October, Frank Black has wrapped work on a new solo album. The…

  11. Frank Black Still Feeling Country

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Franz Ferdinand's sophomore album, "You Could Have It So Much Better" (Domino), arrived at No. 1 on the new U.K. chart yesterday (Oct. 9). The only other new entry in the top 10 of the album chart saw Pixies guitarist/vocalist Frank Black is eyeing an early 2006 release for his…

  12. Q&A: Al Kooper

    July 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Only 21 when he became famous for playing the signature organ riffs on Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone," Al Kooper has a list of credits that could fill this magazine. He started Blood, Sweat & Tears and discovered, signed…

  13. Dylan Offers Rarities Bonanza On 'No Direction'

    July 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT More than two-dozen previously unreleased tracks will be found on "No Direction Home: The Soundtrack," the seventh volume in Columbia/Legacy's Bob Dylan "Bootleg Series." As previously reported, the d More than two-dozen previously unreleased tracks will be found on …

  14. Garcia Projects Remembered On Concert Sets

    July 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In addition to a Grateful Dead live set already in the pipeline, Rhino is readying a live album and DVD, each chronicling side projects helmed by the band's late leader, Jerry Garcia. In addition to a Grateful Dead live set already in the pipeline, Rhino is readying a live album and DVD,…

  15. Rock Vets Fete Harrison On Tribute Disc

    December 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, former Byrds leader Roger McGuinn, and late Who bassist John Entwistle are among the artists who have contributed Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, former…

  16. Spiritual Memories Captured On 'Monterey Pop' DVD

    November 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST In the hit song "Monterey" -- commemorating the landmark Monterey Pop Festival of June 16-18, 1967, in northern California -- Eric Burdon & the Animals sang the lyrics: "Young gods smiled upon the In the hit song "Monterey" -- commemorating the landmark Monterey…

  17. Rock Vets To Celebrate Harrison's 60th

    September 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT In addition to a posthumous studio album from Beatles guitarist George Harrison, the coming months will bring a Harrison/Beatles tribute album under the moniker "Songs From the Material World." Accord In addition to a posthumous studio album from Beatles guitarist George Harrison,…

  18. Bridges: The Best of Ravi Shankar

    May 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Not content with renown as either the world's foremost sitarist, India's most famous musician, or musical guru to the Beatles' lead guitarist, Ravi Shankar has forged a resolutely singular path in his Not content with renown as either the world's foremost sitarist, India&…