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Queen Catalog Reportedly To Be Acquired By Sony Music For Over $1 Billion

Queen Catalog Reportedly To Be Acquired By Sony Music For Over $1 Billion

Queen have reportedly agreed to sell their recording, publishing and other rights to Sony Music for a record-smashing $1.27 billion. According to Hits, the deal also includes name and likeness rights, potentially opening the door to musicals, commercial and film placements, merchandising and other money-making opportunities. Complicating the deal is the fact that Disney Music…read more »

David Gilmour Shares ‘Between Two Points’ With Daughter Romany Gilmour

David Gilmour Shares ‘Between Two Points’ With Daughter Romany Gilmour

David Gilmour recently shared a new single, “Between Two Points,” featuring his daughter Romany Gilmour. The song arrived with an accompanying video, which was shot on location in London and Manchester, with David on guitars and featuring Romany on vocals and harp. The song is from Gilmour’s upcoming record, Luck and Strange, which is due…read more »

The Struts Announce U.K., European Tour With Barns Courtney

The Struts Announce U.K., European Tour With Barns Courtney

The Struts have announced a U.K. and European Tour with alternative rocker Barns Courtney as their special guest. Courtney previously toured with the British rock band during their headlining American tour in support of Pretty Vicious. The Grand Union Tour, covering 18 European cities, will kick off at the O2 Academy in Leeds on September…read more »

The Offspring Share Lyric Video For New Single ‘Make It All Right’

The Offspring Share Lyric Video For New Single ‘Make It All Right’

The Offspring recently released a lyric video for “Make It All Right,” the first single from their upcoming eleventh album, Supercharged. Supercharged is due out on October 11th via Concord Records. The animated visual shows a pair of motorcycle riders traveling through an apocalyptic desert wasteland, with the lyrics of the song flying across the…read more »

R.E.M. Perform Live For The First Time In Fifteen Years

R.E.M. Perform Live For The First Time In Fifteen Years

R.E.M. played “Losing My Religion” at the Songwriters Hall of Fame gala in New York on Thursday (June 13), performing live for the first time in more than 15 years. In a recent interview with CBS This Morning, R.E.M. had said it would take a comet for the Georgia foursome – Michael Stipe, Mike Mills,…read more »