Category Archives: Music

Sting “absolutely” doesn’t want a biopic like ‘Rocketman’

Sting “absolutely” doesn’t want a biopic like ‘Rocketman’

Harrison Cooney/Walt Disney World ResortWill Sting’s life ever receive the movie treatment, like Queen and Elton John’s lives did? Not if he has any say in the matter. The musician is currently starring in a Los Angeles production of his stage musical, The Last Ship, which tells the story of his early years growing up…Read more »

“The Greatest Gift of All”: Dolly Parton announces new greeting card line

“The Greatest Gift of All”: Dolly Parton announces new greeting card line

ABC/Image Group LADolly Parton has found another way to share her inspiring words.  The music legend has announced that she’s partnered with American Greetings to release her own line of physical and digital greeting cards that will feature her iconic song lyrics, along with her famous Dolly-isms. The first product will be a video e-card based on one of her…Read more »

James Taylor’s audio biography coming January 31

James Taylor’s audio biography coming January 31

Courtesy of AudibleLast year, James Taylor announced that he’d be releasing, not an autobiography, but an “audio-biography,” via the online audiobook store Audible.  Now we know when it’s coming out. The Audible Original, titled Break Shot: My First 21 Years, will be released January 31 and is now available for pre-order at Audible.com/JamesTaylor.  It’s a…Read more »

Joni Mitchell “truly honored” to receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 2020 TEC Awards ceremony

Joni Mitchell “truly honored” to receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 2020 TEC Awards ceremony

Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NAMMJoni Mitchell was presented with the prestigious Les Paul Innovation Award at the 35th annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards, which took place Saturday, January 18, in Anaheim, California. Before the legendary 76-year-old singer/songwriter received the award, attendees were shown video presentation about Mitchell’s life and career, after which…Read more »

“Bohemian” currency: Queen celebrated on new commemorative UK coin

“Bohemian” currency: Queen celebrated on new commemorative UK coin

Courtesy of Queen Productions Ltd./ The Royal MintThe U.K.’s Royal Mint has released a new commemorative coin saluting Queen, marking the first time that a British band has been celebrated on the country’s coinage. Each of the band’s four members is acknowledged in the design that appears on the reverse side of the coin. It…Read more »

Madonna sorrowfully explains why she had to cancel another show

Madonna sorrowfully explains why she had to cancel another show

Michael Campanella/Getty ImagesMadonna was forced on Sunday to cancel another concert during her Madame X Tour. “Thank you again Lisbon! Sorry I had to cancel tonight,” wrote the 61-year-old on Instagram hours before the show was to take place. “I must listen to my body and rest!!” The latest cancellation is the eighth overall for her tour due to…Read more »