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Paul McCartney Meets Women Who Inspired Beatles’ ‘Blackbird’

Paul McCartney met two of the women who helped inspire the Beatles' White Album classic "Blackbird"backstage at his Little Rock, Arkansas concert Saturday night. The women, Thelma Mothershed Wair and Elizabeth Eckford, were two members of the Little Rock Nine, a group of nine black students who faced discrimination and the lasting impact of segregation after enrolling in the all-white Little Rock Central [...]

By | 2016-05-02T05:16:04-05:00 May 2nd, 2016|Rock News|0 Comments

Rockers pay tribute to Prince

Rockers have been paying tribute to Prince in the wake of his death with covers, gutiar solos and moving speeches. Here are some of the best so far: Chris Cornell has been performing this cover of "Nothing Compares 2 U" for a while now, but he has a new studio version to share: Ex-Pink Floyd [...]

By | 2016-04-26T06:28:16-05:00 April 26th, 2016|Rock News|0 Comments

Green Day is working on their 12th studio album

Green Day is currently back in the studio working on their 12th studio album. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong didn’t give an exact release date but the band hopes to have the album out in the fall. In January, Armstrong tweeted a photo of himself in the studio and said he wanted to end the phrase, [...]

By | 2016-04-21T06:44:26-05:00 April 21st, 2016|Rock News|0 Comments

Billy Corgan compares social justice warriors to the KKK

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan was on Alex Jones' radio show, Infowars. Billy said the social justice movement's biggest threat is a lack of tolerance of other view points. He says social justice warriors are looking to get offended and every word is a "landmine" to them. Billy Corgan has criticized the “social justice mob [...]

By | 2016-04-20T06:31:23-05:00 April 20th, 2016|Rock News|0 Comments