1. Jason Derulo & Luke Bryan to Perform Together at 2017 CMT Music Awards, Plus More Performers

    June 05, 2017 6:49 PM EDT 0 0 5 Peter Frampton and Brothers Osborne will also team up for the first time live at the Wednesday event. The 2017 CMT Awards announced a new list of performers on Monday (June 5), including the live paring of Jason Derulo and Luke Bryan .  Peter Frampt ...

  2. Peter Frampton on 'Sgt. Pepper's' 50th Anniversary: 'It's Still My Favorite Album'

    June 01, 2017 9:11 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legions of Beatles fans flocked to stores 50 years ago -- on May 26 in the U.K., June 1 in the U.S. -- to pick up the group's anxiously awaited Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band . But not Peter Frampton . He got an early copy -- " ...

  3. Peter Frampton Remembers Friend and Hero Gregg Allman: 'Such a Genuine, All-About-the-Music Kind of Guy'

    May 30, 2017 3:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Peter Frampton 's friendship with Gregg Allman stretches back to the late '90s, when they first met, but he's admired and been a fan of the late Southern rock icon, who passed away Saturday at the age of 69, since the late '60s. ...

  4. Frampton Comes Alive On Capitol Hill With ASCAP's 'Stand With Songwriters' Advocacy Day

    April 26, 2017 1:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 The guitar hero hits the halls of Congress today on behalf of all songwriters. "For all the streaming companies that played 'Baby I Love Your Way' -- some 56 million times -- I got $3,000," says an incredulous Peter Frampton abou ...

  5. Frampton Comes Alive On Capitol Hill With ASCAP's 'Stand With Songwriters' Advocacy Day

    April 26, 2017 1:38 PM EDT "For all the streaming companies that played 'Baby I Love Your Way' -- some 56 million times -- I got $3,000," says an incredulous Peter Frampton about his hit single from the 1976 smash album Frampton Comes Alive! "That&# ...

  6. Peter Frampton Performs Acoustic Version of 'I Saved a Bird Today,' Explains Story Behind the Song: Exclusive

    March 29, 2017 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "It a true story about caring and compassion, which we need more of today." Peter Frampton had a bit of an odd episode recently that became inspiration for his latest single, "I Saved a Bird Today." The story behind the new track ...

  7. Steve Miller Announces Summer Tour With Peter Frampton

    January 31, 2017 9:30 PM EST 0 0 0 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 Mu ...

  8. Peter Frampton Defends His Decision to Play in States With 'Absurd' Anti-LGBT Laws

    April 22, 2016 4:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 But he won't schedule new shows in the states: "We will not play again until these laws are changed." Peter Frampton   by no means supports the controversial anti-LGBT laws that have been passed in Mississippi and North Carolina. Howe ...

  9. 'I Felt Like I Had Lost Before I Started the Next Part of My Career': An Exclusive Oral History of 'Frampton Comes Alive!'

    March 03, 2016 4:57 PM EST 0 0 0 In 1975, a year before the release of Frampton Comes Alive! , Peter Frampton ’s manager, Dee Anthony, made a fateful proposal to his 25-year-old client. Anthony also managed Humble Pie and had broken that band with the 1971 live album, Performance: ...

  10. Peter Frampton Reflects on 'Frampton Comes Alive!' 40 Years Later: 'I Went From Musician to Pop Star Overnight'

    March 03, 2016 4:57 PM EST 0 0 0 The eight-times-platinum live album just celebrated its 40th birthday, as the singer-guitarist -- now 65 and with a new LP -- remembers the phenomenon with the day's players. Forty years ago, A&M Records released Frampton Comes Alive! , the ...

  11. Peter Frampton Conquers 'Stubbornness and Fear' for 'Acoustic Classics'

    February 22, 2016 10:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Playing acoustic is hardly alien to Peter Frampton  --  "Baby, I Love Your Way" from Frampton Comes Alive , anybody?  But it did take him awhile to wrap his head around the idea of doing a whole album that way.  "People have been tryi ...

  12. Peter Frampton Pays Tribute to 'Dear Friend and Mentor' David Bowie: 'I Can Never, Ever Thank Him Enough'

    January 11, 2016 3:39 PM EST 0 0 0 Peter Frampton was succinct but in reacting to news of David Bowie 's death when it was reported early Monday, issuing a statement that "I am in shock hearing this news about David. He was a dear friend and mentor to me. He gave me help wh ...

  13. Lynyrd Skynyrd & Peter Frampton Join Forces on 'Call Me the Breeze': Exclusive Video

    July 17, 2015 2:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 When he got the call to be part of an all-star tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd last fall, Peter Frampton didn't hesitate for a moment. "We've known each other on a very close level," Frampton tells Billboard. He joined the group to pla ...

  14. Peter Frampton Wants to Help You Tune Up With His New Crowdfunding Campaign: Exclusive

    June 10, 2015 12:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Peter Frampton isn't one to play pitchman for any random product. But he's found something he's in tune with enough to jump on board. Frampton has joined AxCent Tuning Systems LLC to help promote a campaign on Crowdfunder.com that hop ...

  15. Lynyrd Skynyrd's Gary Rossington Recalls When 'Free Bird' Took Flight at Atlanta's Fox Theatre

    May 27, 2015 4:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 As the Fox Theatre in Atlanta marks 40 years since preservationists and Southern rockers helped save it from destruction, Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington looked back at the venue where the band recorded one of its greatest albums, “One More ...

  16. How Atlanta's Fox Theatre Is Celebrating 40 Years Since Gregg Allman, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Other Southern Rockers Saved It

    May 27, 2015 4:14 PM EDT 0 0 0  When Gregg Allman got the call to join more than a dozen acts in a Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute concert in late 2014 at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre , he quickly signed on, and not just because he and the band are long-standing members of the Southern-rock brot ...

  17. 'Oral Sex During Turbulence': True Tales From the '70s Rock-Star Party Plane of Zeppelin, the Stones and More

    May 15, 2015 4:31 PM EDT Decades before deep-pocketed rock and pop stars embraced the Gulfstream V, there was the Starship, a former United Airlines Boeing 720 refurbished in the early 1970s by teen heartthrob Bobby Sherman and his manager, Ward Sylvester, as an airborn ...

  18. Exclusive Video: Bachman-Turner Overdrive Vet Randy Bachman Reinvents His Sound With New Single 'The Edge'

    March 17, 2015 12:27 PM EDT If "The Edge," the opening track of Randy Bachman 's new solo album Heavy Blues , sounds reminiscent of The Who , and particularly "Won't Get Fooled Again," it's kind of by design -- thanks, Bachman says, to hi ...

  19. Man Sentenced For Taking Peter Frampton's Luggage

    April 19, 2014 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 A man who acknowledged stealing the luggage of 1970s rocker Peter Frampton at Denver International Airport has been given a 60-day suspended jail sentence followed by two years of probation. The Denver Post reports 52-year-old John Allen Papelbon, o ...

  20. Rick Rubin To Be Honored By David Lynch Foundation

    February 25, 2014 1:33 PM EST Legendary music producer Rick Rubin will receive the Lifetime of Harmony Award from the David Lynch Foundation through its new performance arts events division, DLF Live. The Dixie Chicks, along with Damien Rice, Jake Bugg and surprise guest artis ...

  21. The Beatles Celebrated in 'The Night That Changed America': Review

    February 08, 2014 8:46 PM EST The Beatles' arrival 50 years ago -- Feb. 9, 1964 -- in black and white is celebrated in musical hues of tangerine, yellow and green on "The Night That Changed America" special that airs Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on CBS. History weaves ...

  22. Peter Frampton on Beatles Tribute: 'A Lot of Not-So-Dry Eyes'

    February 08, 2014 2:22 PM EST 0 0 0 Guitarist participated as part of house band for "The Night That Changed America," premiering Sunday Just six weeks into the new year, Peter Frampton can say he's already had a pretty good 2014. As if being inducted into the Musicians ...

  23. Musicians Hall of Fame Induct Buddy Guy, Peter Frampton & Others

    January 29, 2014 3:14 AM EST 0 0 0 The Musicians Hall of Fame inducted 12 new members across the genres, including bluesman Buddy Guy, British rock guitarist Peter Frampton and pedal steel player and country singer Barbara Mandrell. Also inducted during Tuesday's ceremony in Nas ...

  24. Buddy Guy, Peter Frampton Among 12 Inducted Into Musicians Hall of Fame

    January 29, 2014 3:14 AM EST The Musicians Hall of Fame inducted 12 new members across the genres, including bluesman Buddy Guy, British rock guitarist Peter Frampton and pedal steel player and country singer Barbara Mandrell. Also inducted during Tuesday's ceremony in N ...

  25. Counting Crows Latest to Go to Court Over Digital Royalties

    January 14, 2014 9:07 PM EST On Tuesday, the Counting Crows filed a lawsuit against Universal Music Group, becoming the latest musicians to allege they've been cheated out of digital income. The California band believes that UMG should be treating downloads of hits like ...

  26. CMT's 'Artists of the Year' Special Honors Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line & More

    December 04, 2013 1:54 AM EST 7 0 0 CMT's celebration of country music's top artists of 2013 was a complete dude fest. Whether it was saluting Tim McGraw as a more-relevant-than-ever trailblazer, acknowledging the genre's love-hate relationship with Florida Georgia Line ...

  27. Peter Frampton’s Luggage Stolen in Denver

    November 27, 2013 6:07 AM EST 0 0 0 Police say luggage belonging to ‘70s rocker Peter Frampton was stolen by a man who's suspected of taking several other bags from Denver International Airport. The Denver Post reported Tuesday that 52-year-old John Allen Papelbon told a police d ...

  28. Peter Frampton Turns Eye to Humble Pie Box Set

    May 08, 2013 12:30 PM EDT From ballet to the circus to dishing up some Humble Pie, Peter Frampton has plenty on his plate these days. Perhaps the most exciting news is the impending release of some choice material from his old band's vault. Frampton and Humble Pie dru ...

  29. Peter Frampton Plans Summer 2013 Tour with Superstar Guitarists

    December 20, 2012 4:00 PM EST 0 0 0 B.B. King is the first guest signed up for the August trek. Peter Frampton will take a collection of guitarists on tour in the summer under the title of Peter Frampton's Guitar Circus. B.B. King is the first guest signed up for the tour, partic ...

  30. Gil Friesen, Longtime A&M Exec and Film Producer, Dead at 75

    December 14, 2012 2:29 PM EST Longtime A&M exec Gil Friesen died yesterday at his home in Los Angeles after a prolonged battle with leukemia. Known as a charismatic and impeccably dressed man of many interests, he spent 31 years at A&M and was, along with founders Herb ...

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  32. Peter Frampton To Unveil New Music in Ballet Project

    November 01, 2012 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock veteran says he's "scared stiff" of his collaboration with the Cincinnati Ballet. Peter Frampton isn't thinking about renaming his song "Do You Feel Like Tutu," but he is fired up for his collaboration with the Cin ...

  33. James Taylor Suing Warner Bros. Records For $2 Million Over Digital Revenue

    September 14, 2012 2:03 PM EDT Add James Taylor to the list of musicians suing record labels over royalties from iTunes and other digital outlets. The famed singer/songwriter filed a complaint against Warner Bros. Records on Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court claiming appro ...

  34. Business Matters: Songza Takes a Bite Out of Pandora

    June 13, 2012 9:06 PM EDT Songza Takes a Bite Out of Pandora -- An upstart Internet radio company has caused Pandora Media, the leading Internet radio service, to drop 11.2% over the last two trading days and shed $208 million of market value. If you haven't heard of ...

  35. Doobie Brothers' Michael McDonald Files Royalty Lawsuit Against Warner Music Group

    May 21, 2012 9:55 PM EDT King & Ballow's Richard S. Busch continues his assault upon the major label tradition of paying standard artist royalties for downloads instead of a 50% licensing royalty. The attorney has filed a lawsuit on behalf of Doobie Brothers sing ...

  36. ASCAP 2012 Expo: Peter Frampton, Carly Simon Talk Songwriting, More During Day 1 Panels

    April 20, 2012 4:00 PM EDT The three day 2012 ASCAP Expo kicked off in Los Angeles on Thursday as an array of eager songwriters - novice, up and coming, and established - filed into the Renaissance Hotel in Hollywood, anxious to soak up advice from songwriting idols like Ca ...

  37. Weird Al Yankovic Suing Label for $5M

    April 01, 2012 9:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Weird Al Yankovic, through his company Ear Booker Enterprises, is suing Sony Music Entertainment for $5 million. The complaint alleges that Sony Music took improper and duplicate recoupments, which resulted in royalty under payments. It also alleges ...

  38. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Suing Sony Music For $5 million

    March 30, 2012 8:27 PM EDT "Weird Al" Yankovic, through his company Ear Booker Enterprises, is suing Sony Music Entertainment for $5 million. The complaint alleges that Sony Music took improper and duplicate recoupments, which resulted in royalty under payments. I ...

  39. Allman Brothers Band's Beacon Run Brings Out Susan Tedeschi, Ruthie Foster, Bernie Williams

    March 23, 2012 11:29 AM EDT Derek Trucks (left) and Warren Haynes of the Allman Brothers Band trading shots (Photo: Dan Rys) By now, catching the Allman Brothers Band during its annual Beacon Theatre run and NOT seeing a surprise guest or two waltz out on stage would be a bi ...

  40. Bruno Mars, Peter Frampton, Carly Simon Confirmed For ASCAP 'I Create Music' EXPO

    March 01, 2012 10:32 AM EST Master sessions by singer-songwriter Carly Simon and '70s guitar icon Peter Frampton, as well as a featured interview with The Smeezingtons (comprised of Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine) highlight the first round of announcements f ...

  41. Toto Suing Sony For Online Royalty Payments

    February 27, 2012 4:00 PM EST Add Toto to the list of heritage acts suing their labels for not treating download sales as a license arrangement, which require 50% of net proceeds to be paid to the band, according to a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for Southern New Y ...

  42. 12 No. 12 Billboard Hot 100 Hits for 2012

    January 31, 2012 4:15 PM EST 0 0 0 As 2012 gets underway, Chart Beat remembers songs that rose to No. 12 highpoints on Billboard surveys and, despite falling two spots shy of the top 10, remain notable. Previously this month, we've recalled No. 12-peaking hits on R&B/Hip-Hop ...

  43. Billboard Power 100: Richard Busch

    January 26, 2012 11:15 PM EST No. 93 Richard Busch Partner King & Ballow Twitter: @KingBallow Disruptive Force Fit for Royalty... Attorney Richard Busch continues to give the majors conniptions. In a now celebrated case, Busch's client F.B.T. Productions, Eminem' ...

  44. Morning Heds: Tom Freston's Billion $ Revenge, HMV Bidders, Western Union Goes Hip-Hop

    January 04, 2012 9:21 AM EST Tom Freston's $1 Billion Revenge: Ex-Viacom Chief Helps Vice Become the Next MTV Forbes After Sumner Redstone fired Tom Freston from MTV, he helped Vice buy out Viacom's stake for an undisclosed amount and joined Vice as an advisor, one ...

  45. Business Matters: 1.2 Billion Apps Were Downloaded Worldwide in Last Week of 2011

    January 03, 2012 5:41 PM EST .2 Billion Apps Downloaded Worldwide in Last Week of 2011 -- Consumers around the world downloaded a record 1.2 billion apps from Christmas to December 31, according to app analytics company Flurry. U.S. consumers accounted for 509 million of tho ...

  46. Peter Frampton Sues A&M Records Over Digital Royalties

    December 28, 2011 3:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Peter Frampton has sued Universal Music Group-owned A&M Records for unpaid digital royalties, according to numerous reports. The suit alleges breach of contract and unfair competition and seeks compensatory damages. At the center of the lawsuit ...

  47. Morning Heds: Frampton Sues A&M, Sony Sells LCD TV Biz, Cee-Lo Goes Gold Without An Album

    December 27, 2011 6:41 AM EST Royalty suits filed vs. labels Variety On Friday, singer-guitarist Peter Frampton sued A&M Records, a unit of Universal Music Group , claiming he was paid a fraction of what he was due for downloads of his '70s hits. Sony Sells LCD Ventur ...

  48. Billboard Bits: Lil Wayne Won't Work With Bieber, Rihanna Chained In 2nd 'S&M' Lawsuit

    June 24, 2011 7:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lil Wayne Won't Work With Justin Bieber In his July/August XXL cover story, Lil Wayne said that despite persistent requests from Bieber, he won't work with him ...

  49. Weekly Chart Notes: Adele, Def Leppard, George Strait

    June 17, 2011 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 CHART ROYALTY: By notching a sixth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 , Adele 's "Rolling in the Deep" passes Lulu's five-week 1967 leader "To Sir With Love" and trails only Olivia Newton-John 's "Physical ...

  50. Don Kirshner, Legendary Music Exec, Dead at 76

    January 18, 2011 11:53 AM EST 0 0 0 For many music fans, Don Kirshner was the straightfaced host of his own "Don Kirshner's Rock Concert" -- so matter-of-fact that his introductions were famously, and lovingly, lampooned on "Saturday Night Live." But Kirshner ...

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