1. Steve Miller Announces Summer Tour With Peter Frampton

    January 31, 2017 9:30 PM EST Steve Miller has announced a summer tour with Peter Frampton that will span June to August with more than 30 shows.  The tour kicks off June 15 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey, and wraps Aug. 13 at the Ironstone Amphitheatre in Murphys, California. See the full dates below.…

  2. 'Nice Guy' Steve Miller Talks Rock Hall Rancor, Who He Wishes Had Inducted Him and How He'd Fix the Whole 'Rude' Process

    April 15, 2016 10:53 AM EDT "I looked out there and I didn't really see any friendly faces -- I basically saw people I had been suing and auditing for years." Steve Miller is not a grumpy guy. Miller, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on April 9, has been at the center of a media…

  3. Black Keys Regret Inducting Steve Miller Into Rock Hall: 'He Had No Idea Who We Were'

    April 13, 2016 11:12 AM EDT Steve Miller had some choice words for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when he was inducted on Friday night. Turns out, the band that inducted Miller wasn’t too thrilled to be on hand at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center either. “The whole process was unpleasant,” Black Keys guitarist Dan Auerbach…

  4. Steve Miller Trashes Rock Hall After Induction: 'This Whole Industry F---ng Sucks'

    April 11, 2016 11:23 PM EDT Steve Miller did not leave Friday night's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony -- for which he was included -- feeling good about the whole thing. Rather, quite the opposite. During his acceptance speech, the rocker called the event a "lazy night" with "a bunch of…

  5. Steve Miller 'Stunned' About Being Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    December 17, 2015 2:30 AM EST Steve Miller was caught by surprise by the news that he'll be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2016. "I'm stunned by the news and baffled at how it works and had given up thinking about it, so it was a very pleasant surprise," Miller,…

  6. Janet Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A Nominated for 2016 Rock Hall of Fame

    October 08, 2015 2:33 AM EDT Janet Jackson , Chic , The Smiths , Nine Inch Nails   and N.W.A are among the 15 finalists on this year's ballot for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, organizers have announced.  Others to make the nominated class for the 2016 Rock Hall are The Cars , Chicago , Deep Purple , Cheap Trick ,…

  7. Steve Miller's Old House Added to National Register of Historic Places

    June 08, 2015 9:56 PM EDT A modern-style Oregon house once owned by Steve Miller of the Steve Miller Band has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Journey, Steve Miller Band Lead Hot Tours With Summer Run The William J. and Sarah Wagner Lippincott House was designed by architect Winifred Scott…

  8. Weekly Chart Notes: Rihanna Mines A Gem Of A Hit With 'Diamonds'

    November 24, 2012 11:05 AM EST RiRi registers the latest rock-era-appropriate chart-topping title. Rihanna is giving new meaning to the term "rock era." As "Diamonds" reaches the top of the Billboard Hot 100 , the song joins the list of geologically-inclined No. 1s in the chart's 54-year history. …

  9. Paul McCartney Gets Tribute Album, Walk of Fame Star

    February 09, 2012 7:38 PM EST Prepare for Paul McCartney mania in 2012 as the beloved Beatle turns 70 in June. On deck much sooner: a new solo album, "Kisses on the Bottom," released Feb. 7 by Hear Music/Concord, as well as a fully endorsed tribute record featuring covers of classic compositions from Sir Paul&…

  10. Weekly Chart Notes: Beyonce, LMFAO, Katy Perry

    July 08, 2011 1:05 PM EDT '4' SCORES: Beyonce and Adele are doing quite a number on the Billboard 200. Beyonce's new leader "4" roars in at No. 1, a spot above Adele's former 10-week topper "21." Despite the titles' lock on the Billboard 200's top two spots, just nine…

  11. Puddle of Mudd Reworks Rolling Stones, Neil Young Hits for Covers Album

    May 24, 2011 4:20 PM EDT An abandoned attempt to make a followup to 2009's "Volume 4: Songs in the Key of Love & Hate" led Puddle of Mudd to opt instead for a covers set, "re:(disc)overed," which is due out Aug. 2. "Since we started we've been non-stop -- make a record, go on…

  12. Steve Miller Band: Summer Album Preview 2010

    May 25, 2010 4:26 PM EDT "Bingo!" (Space Cowboy Records/Roadrunner/Loud & Proud, June 15) The first new Steve Miller Band studio album in 17 years has a bluesy edge, with guest spots from B.B. King , Jimmy Reed and Jimmy Vaughan . Joe Satriani will also join Miller on a few tracks. Previous album and…

  13. David Byrne Sues Florida Gov. Charlie Crist For $1 Million

    May 24, 2010 2:31 PM EDT D avid Byrne is suing the governor of Florida, alleging that he used the Talking Heads ' 1985 single "Road to Nowhere" without permission or proper licenses. Byrne is seeking $1 million in damages from Gov. Charlie Crist, who's also Florida's former Attorney General,…

  14. Steve Miller Band Mines The Blues For 'Bingo!'

    March 31, 2010 1:35 PM EDT Steve Miller hasn't released a new studio album in 17 years but he plans to make up for lost time with a pair of blues and R&B cover sets that will come out this year and next. "Bingo!," Miller's first Steve Miller Band release on his own Space Cowboy Records label in…

  15. Ex-Beach Boy Jardine Recruits Neil Young, Steve Miller For Solo Album

    April 05, 2009 11:44 AM EDT Former Beach Boy Al Jardine recruited an impressive group of all-star friends to be part of his new solo album, which he plans to release in early summer. Neil Young, Brian Wilson, Steve Miller, Stephen Stills, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and Glen Campbell all guest on "Post Card…

  16. Chart Beat: 'Change Is Gonna Come,' Rihanna, Janet

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Fred discusses chart action from "Change Is Gonna Come," Rihanna, Janet and more! IN THESE CHANGING TIMES: We've all heard the word "change" quite a bit during the last two years, and with the election of Barack Obama as President of the United States, the idea that…

  17. This Day in Music

    November 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Popular R&B singer Gerald Levert dies today of a heart attack in his hometown of Cleveland. The artist turned 40 years old in July. 2006 - Popular R&B singer Gerald Levert dies today of a heart attack in his hometown of Cleveland. The artist turned 40 years old in July. 2003 -…

  18. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause of death is not made public. 2005 - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause of death is not made public. 2003 - Irish…

  19. This Day in Music

    August 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Already battling an injured knee, Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme collapses after a show in Hamburg, forcing the cancellation of the next evening's concert in Stuttgart. According t 2005 - Already battling an injured knee, Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme…

  20. Chart Beat: Capitol Records, Cyndi Lauper, Sergio Mendes, Emmylou

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses chart action from Capitol Records, Cyndi Lauper, Sergio Mendes, Emmylou Harris and more! THE STATE OF CAPITOL: The stars have aligned for the Hollywood-and-Vine label. With Coldplay's "Viva La Vida" moving up one rung from 2-1 and Katy Perry's "I Kissed…

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