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adamlambert 021919Queen + Adam Lambert announced that they will release limited edition CD and 7″ vinyl versions of their lockdown track “You Are The Champions” to raise funds and awareness of the Covid-19 pandemic.

who 100319 The Who will be kicking-off a six-part weekly series “Join Together @ Home” this Saturday (August 8) at 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. U.K. to mark the celebration of their live performances and as part of YouTube‘s #StayHome campaign.

blondie1977 100316 Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited has acquired the rights to Blondie‘s music catalog.

cityofhope 080520Smokey Robinson, Hunter Hayes, Bastile and many more entertainers have donated items and experiences to City Of Hope’s weekly virtual auctions.

neilyoung 110917Neil Young has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against President Donald Trump‘s campaign for using his songs “Rockin’ in the Free World” and “Devil’s Sidewalk,” at campaign rallies.

band cheaptrick 032118 Indie music publishing company Mojo Music & Media has acquired 50% of Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen‘s catalog.

bandlynyrdskynyrd 012518 “Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynyrd Skynryd is the most popular road trip song, according to a new study.

electricguitar 041320Steve Holland, the co-founder and last surviving member of the rock band Molly Hatchet, has passed away.

rogerwaters 051917Roger Waters has shared video of a live performance of Pink Floyd‘s “Time.”

street sturgis 080420 Despite concerns about the recent surge in coronavirus cases in many parts of the country, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota is set to kick off later this week.

def leppard 080116Def Leppard have canceled their 20/20 Vision Tour with ZZ Top due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

eltonjohn 061616Elton John recently took to Instagram to share a personal note in honor of reaching thirty years of sobriety.

alanparker 080320Alan Parker, the Oscar-nominated British filmmaker who directed Pink Floyd‘s The Wall, passed away on Friday at the age of 76.

chrissiehynde 042919 In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, The PretendersChrissie Hynde revealed how she was inspired by Bob Dylan‘s new songs to bring out her eight-part “Dylan Lockdown Series.”

u21 080416U2 have reportedly donated $1.5 million to provide relief for the live music industry, which is suffering financially due to the closure of live music venues amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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