George Martin honored by Grammy Foundation in Los Angeles
Jeff Beck performs at the Grammy Foundation's Starry Night gala in Los Angeles on July 12, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
Mississippi-born blues guitar great Jimmy "Fast Fingers" Dawkins, who took Chicago's West Side sound around the world, has died, an associate said. He was 76.
President Obama and some of the seven award recipients were targets of comedians' jokes Sunday night at the Kennedy Center Honors program in Washington.
The Rolling Stones showed their fans they still have something left in the tank when they kicked off their 50th anniversary tour in London Sunday night.
An all-star lineup headed by B.B. King, Mick Jagger, Buddy Guy and Jeff Beck helped U.S. President Barack Obama celebrate the blues at the White House Tuesday.
Kings of Leon, Dave Matthews Band and Kris Kristofferson are confirmed to perform at Tennessee's Bonnaroo music and arts festival, organizers said.
Metallica, Run-DMC and the Stooges are among the acts nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year in Cleveland, it was announced.
Ron Wood, guitarist in the British band the Rolling Stones, said he found writing his autobiography to be "therapeutic."
A DVD of Eric Clapton's second Crossroads Guitar Festival, which took place Saturday in suburban Chicago, will be released Nov. 6.
Jeff Beck's manager says the guitarist will not be part of the reunion of the 1960s British blues-rock group The Yardbirds.
Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant is performing in Britain under the name The Honeydrippers to help pay for his neighbor's treatment for her brain tumor. The show, scheduled at the town hall in Kidderminster, England, on Dec. 23, is to raise the final $45,000 f