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Ottawa's NEVERFRIEND Take A Stand Against Sexual Harrassment With New Single / Video "Strong Like A Girl"Ottawa-based rock / pop-punk act Neverfriend are set to release their third album, Strong Like A Girl, on June 15th. The release is spearheaded by the title track single and video, which was written on the cusp of the […]

14th June 1995, Irish guitarist Rory Gallagher died after a chest infection set in following a liver transplant. Had been a member of Taste before going solo, sold over 30m albums worldwide. Voted Melody Maker's Top Musician of the Year in 1972, auditioned for The Rolling Stones following the departure of Mick Taylor. Gallagher made […]

Adam Lambert talks about the ways Queen impacted his new solo album: How Queen ‘Rubbed Off’ on Adam Lambert’s New Music Adam Lambert explained what he's learned from touring with Queen's Brian May and Roger Taylor in a June 2019 interview. [post embed] Source = click here: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/2831363600270325

June 14, 1965: Capitol Records released "Beatles VI" in the US. It was the ninth Beatles' LP to be released in the States in a year and a half. Like all Beatles records at the time, this was a hybrid album, made up of their UK releases; "Beatles VI" consisted of six tracks from "Beatles […]

THIN LIZZY / BLACK STAR RIDERS Frontman RICKY WARWICK Pays Tribute To PHILOMENA LYNOTT, Recalls Their First Meeting – "I Was Beside Myself With Nerves"Philomena Lynott, the mother of the Thin Lizzy's late frontman Phil Lynott, has passed away at 88 years of age, following an extensive battle with cancer. Says Thin Lizzy: "A beautiful […]

14th June 1987, 30 hired hands moved 800 rented NHS beds onto Saunton Sands in North Devon for Storm Thorgerson to shoot what would be the cover of the forthcoming Pink Floyd album ‘A Momentary Lapse Of Reason’. Rain interrupted the shoot and the team were forced to repeat the exercise two weeks later. Article […]

Work on The Beatles‘ “Yesterday” began today in 1965. Since then, it’s become a standard – for better or for worse: 50 Wildly Diverse Covers of the Beatles’ ‘Yesterday’ A look back at the most memorable versions of the Beatles' Yesterday, which was originally recorded on June 14 and 17, 1965. [post embed] Source = […]

SLASH – "I Wrote A Bunch Of New Material While Out On The Road With THE CONSPIRATORS"Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash recently spoke with Rock Cellar about the status of a (possible) new G'N'R record, touring with his back-up band Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, and Les Paul guitars. Following is an excerpt from the […]

Only a select few musicians have been named a Knight of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II – and then there was the one who turned her down: Rock Stars Who Have Been Knighted A gallery of musicians who have been honored by Queen Elizabeth as a Knight of the British Empire. [post embed] […]

12th June 1941, Reg Presley, singer, songwriter with English garage rock band The Troggs, who had the 1966 US No.1 & UK No.2 single 'Wild Thing' and the hits 'With a Girl Like You' and 'Love Is All Around' (which was covered by Wet Wet Wet in 1994, and stayed at No.1 in the UK […]


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