The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, May 6, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 6, 2012.
By United Press International
1 million watch Macy's Parade

1 million watch Macy's Parade

NEW YORK, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Major cities across the United States kicked off the holiday season -- and the holiday shopping season -- Thursday with Thanksgiving Day parades.

Kid Rock says new album drops Sept. 7

DETROIT, May 30 (UPI) -- Detroit rocker Kid Rock says local legend Bob Seger will be among performers playing on his latest album, which drops Sept. 7.
Seger CD one of the decade's best sellers

Seger CD one of the decade's best sellers

HOLLYWOOD, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- "Bob Seger's Greatest Hits" was the decade's best-selling catalog album in the United States, it has been confirmed by Billboard and SoundScan.

Bob Seger and Cobo Arena may retire

DETROIT, March 18 (UPI) -- Bob Seger, in perhaps his final show, played over the weekend at Detroit's Cobo Arena, which may soon be demolished.

Bob Seger says no more touring this year

DETROIT, March 6 (UPI) -- Bob Seger has opted against continuing his "Face the Promise" concert tour after next week's shows in his home town of Detroit.

Bob Seger opens tour in Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Bob Seger and his Silver Bullet Band opened their first concert tour in more than a decade on Wednesday in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Bob Seger ready to sing at World Series

DETROIT, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Detroit's best-known rock star will be throwing the first (musical) pitch of the World Series on Saturday.

Bob Seger confirms fall tour rumors

DETROIT, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Detroit rocker Bob Seger has confirmed he will indeed take to the road with a new tour later this year in support of his recent "Face the Promise" album.

Hall of Fame fueled Bob Seger's new album

DETROIT, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Bob Seger's 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction put a lot of pressure on his new album.

Seger's new album slated for release

DETROIT, June 10 (UPI) -- The long-awaited new album from Bob Seger is slated to be released on Sept. 12, the Detroit Free Press reported.

Bob Seger appears with 3 Doors Down

DETROIT, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Veteran rocker Bob Seger likes to make his rare public performances special and did so Tuesday night in Detroit by joining up with 3 Doors Down.

Seger was happy to guest on new album

DETROIT, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Rock 'n' roll veteran Bob Seger is flattered to be part of the new album by younger Mississippi rockers 3 Doors Down.

Kid Rock inducts Bob Seger in hall of fame

NEW YORK, March 12 (UPI) -- Two generations of Detroit's famous rockers will converge Monday when Kid Rock inducts legend Bob Seger into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York.

Bob Seger entering rock's Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Longtime Detroit rocker Bob Seger was among seven acts announced Thursday as new inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.