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Album Releases Switching To Fridays Beginning Summer 2015

A major change is coming this summer for music consumers. Starting in July, the release day for new albums will move to a uniform worldwide Friday according to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI). Current albums in the U.S. come out mostly on Tuesdays, and on Monday in the U.K. and other territories.…

WATCH: Trailer For Brian Wilson Biopic

This year was already shaping up to be a big one for Brian Wilson with the release of his new album No Pier Pressure this April, but 2015 will surely be huge with the release of the new biopic Love & Mercy, which is set to hit theaters in June. In the newly released trailer…

Supertramp Touring For First Time In Five Years

Supertramp is headed back on the road this year for its first tour in five years. The 14-date trek, dubbed the Forever Tour, beings November 3 in Portugal and wraps up December 11 in the Netherlands, with a December 7 show at the O2 Arena in the band’s birthplace of London on the docket. No…

Vivian Campbell Talks Def Leppard’s Summer Tour

After receiving a clean bill of health, marking the second time he went into remission with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Vivian Campbell is ready to rock. Def Leppard will be hitting the road this summer with Styx and Tesla.  Now, Def Leppard has shared the road with a number of bands, and Campbell tells WRIF’s Meltdown that…

McCartney’s Childhood Home Sold At Auction

Paul McCartney‘s childhood home in Liverpool, England, is now in the hands of an unidentified fan after an auction at the city’s legendary Cavern Club this week. The home, where McCartney lived from ages four until 10, sold for $231,000, according to the BBC — about $77,000 more than the house was valued. This follows…