Dec 27 2012

Ronnie Wood Gets Married

The Rolling Stones' Ronnie Wood married fiancée Sally Humphries in London last Friday, The Sun reports. Last month, the Daily Mail reported the couple showed up at the British Fashion Awards sporting matching silver bands, sparking speculation if the two had secretly married after announcing their engagement in October. Rod Stewart served as Wood's best man, and Paul McCartney was among the estimated 50 or so attendees, though fellow Stones Mick Jagger and Keith Richards were not in attendance.

Dec 21 2012

New App Celebrates The Release Of Eric Clapton's Deluxe Slow Hand Reissues

The interactive Fender Tweed Amp application lets users check out various features of the deluxe Slowhand box set, including listening to samples of rare concert performances by the guitar legend that are included in the collection. The free app also allows fans connect to Clapton’s official website, VEVO channel and social media outlets, as well as offering a direct link to a page where the reissue box set can be purchased.  In addition, the program links to a contest giving fans the chance to win the deluxe multi-disc package and a high-quality vinyl LP of the remastered Slowhand. The most expansive of the Slowhand reissues, the Super Deluxe Edition, features five discs, including a CD of the album with four extra tunes; a two-CD set boasting 14 performances from a April 1977 show Clapton played at London’s Hammersmith Odeon; a DVD-Audio version of the original nine-track album; and a vinyl LP.  The set also offers replica tour programs and a book focusing on the making of the album.

Source: ABC News Radio

Dec 21 2012

Thin Lizzy To Announce New Name