Author Archives: Gary Graff

Bruce Springsteen Joined on Stage by Bob Seger in Detroit, Condemns Anti-LGBT Laws

“The River” flowed the same way twice for Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band fans in Michigan on Thursday night.  On Oct. 3,…

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Paul Rodgers Talks Bad Company’s New ‘Live 1977 & 1979′ Album: Exclusive Song Premiere

When Paul Rodgers listened to the tapes for the upcoming Bad Company: Live 1977 & 1979, he heard a band that he felt was at the peak of its…

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Blue October’s Justin Furstenfeld on Positive New Album ‘Home’: ‘I Feel Like I Got This Second Chance’ (Video Premiere)

Justin Furstenfeld is a happy man these days, as chronicled on Blue October’s forthcoming album Home. And the singer, who’s gone through the…

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Carlos Santana Talks Ronald Isley Collab on New Album, Dislike of Donald Trump and Republicans

It turns out Ronald Isley’s guest appearance on the upcoming Santana IV album was anything but random. Carlos Santana tells Billboard that Isley…

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More Material From Allman Brothers Band Vault to Come, According to Drummer Butch Trucks

With the vintage Live From A&R Recording, New York, August 26, 1971 just out, Allman Brothers Band fans can probably expect more from the…

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Johnny Gill Says New Edition May Reunite for New Album to Accompany Biopic Release

An upcoming BET biopic may be the impetus for New Edition to end the 12-year (and counting) wait for a new album. The group’s Johnny Gill tells…

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Iggy Pop Takes a Trip Through the ‘Art of Post Pop Depression’

“This has cut down on my after-show drinking,” Iggy Pop told Billboard with a laugh late Thursday night as he strolled through the Museum…

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John Mayer Says He’ll ‘Never Close the Door on Dead & Company, Ever’

Like the Grateful Dead before it, Dead & Company is proving its mettle as a live act, starting last fall and continuing with a tour this summer….

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Carlos Santana on Reuniting His Band’s Original Lineup for New Album ‘Santana IV’: ‘There Was an Immediate Chemistry Again’ (Song Premiere)

The undeniably smooth, and “Smooth,” flavor of “Leave Me Alone,” the latest preview track from the forthcoming Santana IV …

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Watch The Struts’ Live Version of Their Song ‘Put Your Money On Me’: Exclusive Video

The Struts are largely satisfied with their debut album Everybody Wants – especially since the British rock troupe got to reconfigure it for…

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