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Def Leppard Touring With Reo Speedwagon

The British group, which was forced to postpone a series of recent dates as singer Joe Elliott battled illness, is planning the summer trek with fellow classic rock heavyweights for May to October...

Singer And Record Engineer Gary Loizzo Dies At 70

The former American Breed frontman passed away on Saturday (16Jan16) following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Loizzo formed American Breed in the 1960s and they went on to enjoy hits like...

Styx Donate Funds To Paris Terrorist Attack Victims

More than 130 people died in the attacks, which included a massacre at an Eagles of Death Metal show. The rockers are on the same label as the band and felt they needed...

Vivian Campbell Pulls Out Of Def Leppard Tour Dates As Cancer Returns

The rocker was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2013 and he thought he had beaten the disease that November (13) when doctors declared he was in remission. However, he faced another round...

Styx Star Not Suprised By Ongoing Hall Of Fame Snub

Styx frontman Dennis Deyoung fears his band will never make it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame because the committee is made up of people who hated power rock acts.The Come Sail Away...

Styx And Foreigner Donate To Philadelphia Fire Department

Rock bands Styx and Foreigner are planning to make large donations to the Philadelphia Fire Department after emergency crews were called in to battle a blaze on their tour buses.The coaches of both veteran acts...

Two Foreigner And Styx Tour Buses Destroyed In Fire

Two tour buses transporting rockers Foreigner and Styx's crew have gone up in flames in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The two crew vehicles, which were not occupied at the time of the incident, caught fire on Wednesday afternoon...

Styx Create New Jewellery Line With Designer

Rockers Styx have partnered with designer Diana Warner to create a line of jewellery for charity.The collection will benefit the Rock To The Rescue charity, which the bandmates set up with REO Speedwagon to help...

James Taylor Set For High Seas Show On Transatlantic Crossing

Singer/songwriter James Taylor is set to hit the high seas for a gig in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean in August (14).The You've Got a Friend star will perform two shows onboard the Queen...

Styx & Reo Speedwagon Team Up For Storms Fundraiser

Classic rockers Styx and Reo Speedwagon are teaming up to raise funds for the victims of the storms that have ripped through Midwest America this autumn (13).The groups will co-headline a concert in Illinois on...

Styx And Ted Nugent Donate $108,000 To Boston Marathon Victims

Rockers Styx, Ted Nugent and Reo Speedwagon have helped raise $108,000 (Gbp69,677) for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings after donating a portion of the proceeds from their joint tour to charity.Three people were...

Styx Suing Over Unpaid Royalties

Rockers Styx are taking legal action over allegations their record company bosses cheated them out of royalty payments.The Come Sail Away hitmakers filed the complaint against executives at A&M Records in Los Angeles County Superior...

Styx Co-founder Chuck Panozzo Continues Touring Despite Aids

Styx co-founder Chuck Panozzo has refused to give up his touring duties as he battles Aids, insisting performing with his pals has helped his recovery.The bassist was declared HIV-positive in 1991, but he claims he...

Movie Reviews Rock Of Ages

Over rock and roll's "ages" since the 1950s -- and especially since the 1980s -- pop music lovers have split into separate in-groups, each one becoming a veritable religion unto itself, each one scorning the...

Styx, Speedwagon & Nugent To Tour U.s. Together

Styx, Reo Speedwagon and Ted Nugent are teaming up to tour North America together this summer (12).The three acts will hit the road on the Midwest Rock 'n' Roll Express in Hidalgo, Texas on 1...

Styx Launch Jewellery Collection

Classic rockers Styx have developed a new gem line with jewellery designer Diana Warner.Tommy Shaw's Come Sail Away hitmakers have created the Diana Warner for Styx collection, which has gone on sale via the band's...

Yes & Styx Team Up For Progressive Rock Super-tour

Prog-rock supergroups Yes and Styx are teaming up for a month-long summer (11) tour in North America.The two bands will co-headline 22 dates on the Progressive U.S. Tour, which will begin on Independence Day (04Jul11)...

Tom Cruise Will Be A 'Rock God'

Tom Cruise is going to be a "rock 'n' roll god" in new movie 'Rock of Ages'.The 48-year-old actor has signed up to play ageing musician Stacee Jaxx in the big screen adaption of the...

Russell Brand For Rock Musical

Russell Brand is set to star in 'Rock of Ages'.The British comedian is in talks to appear in the film, which will be adapted from the '80s hair rock-fuelled musical, to take on the role...

Tom Cruise Set For Rock Of Ages?

Tom Cruise is being lined up for a part in 'Rock of Ages'.The Hollywood superstar has been offered a supporting role in the movie version of the hit Broadway musical, although he is yet to...

Jenna Jameson Wants Broadway Role

Jenna Jameson is "praying" she can land a role in a Broadway musical. The former porn actress believes she is "perfect" to play strip club owner Justice in US stage show 'Rock of Ages', and...

Elliott Illness Forces Def Leppard To Scrap More Dates

LATEST: DEF LEPPARD have been forced to scrap more dates on their North American tour because singer JOE ELLIOTT's throat infection isn't healing. The British rockers were hoping to resume their tour with REO Speedwagon...

Styx Star Goes Green For Winter Tour

STYX rocker TOMMY SHAW is going green for his upcoming SHAW/BLADES North American tour - it will be powered by biodiesel. The environmentally aware star will hit the road with eco-friendly solutions provider BidForGreen, who...

Thunderstorms Prompt Def Leppard Show Cancellation

DEF LEPPARD, STYX and FOREIGNER's Tuesday night (21Aug07) show in Raleigh, North Carolina was called off after storms sent eight people to hospital. Severe thunderstorms produced high winds and sent debris flying, injuring eight Walnut...

Panozzo Reveals Secret Gay Life

Former STYX bassist CHUCK PANOZZO has written a new autobiography, describing how he kept his homosexuality and AIDS status a secret. The star, who was diagnosed HIV positive in 1981 and contracted full-blown Aids in...

Styx Rocker Turns Santa For Homeless Kids

STYX rocker TOMMY SHAW turns from SCROOGE to good guy every Christmas as he helps deliver toys to children of abused women. The COME SAIL AWAY star admits he's a cynic but his annual trip...

Rockers Team Up For Pink Floyd Tribute Album

A host of rockers have teamed up to record a tribute to PINK FLOYD's classic 1979 album THE WALL. BACK AGAINST THE WALL, which is due to be released on 27 September (05), will...

Styx Return With The Beatles' Walrus

American prog rockers STYX are launching a pop chart comeback with a little help from the BEATLES. The group performed the Fab Four's I AM THE WALRUS at a recent festival appearance in September...

Sars Forces Styx To Scrap Toronto Show

Classic rockers STYX have become the latest group to scrap concert plans in Canada due to the menacing SARS virus. The LADY hitmakers have cancelled a 29 April (03) show at Toronto's HARD...

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