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Boston in 1979; Sib Hashian, center (Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)Former Boston drummer John "Sib" Hashian died on Wednesday at the age of 67, his son, Adam, confirms to ABC Radio.

As first reported by TMZ, and confirmed to ABC Radio by Adam, the veteran musician was performing on the Legends of Rock Cruise when he suffered a heart attack and could not be revived.

Sib Hashian joined Boston in 1975, replacing the group's original drummer Jim Masdea, and went on to play on the group's hugely successful first two albums: 1976's self-titled effort and 1977's Don't Look Back. Sib also contributed to Boston's third album, 1986's Third Stage, but he was replaced by Masdea during its recording.

After exiting Boston, Hashian played with a variety of smaller-scale groups and other musical projects, including Ernie and the Automatics, which also featured ex-Boston guitarist Barry Goudreau. Goudreau also was one of the musicians taking part in the Legends of Rock Cruise.

Besides his son, Sib is survived by two daughters, Asa and Lauren Hashian. Lauren is an R&B singer/songwriter who is the longtime girlfriend of actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. The couple has a one-year-old daughter.

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Credit: Mo SummersEx-Police guitarist Andy Summers is taking part in an interview-and-performance event at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles tonight that's sold out, but don't let that drive you to tears! You'll be able to watch the event for free online at the BOSS musical-gear company's official Facebook page.

The event will be held at the museum's Clive Davis Theater, and will begin streaming live at 8 p.m. PT. It will feature Summers performing selections from his upcoming solo album, Triboluminescence, which will be released on Friday, March 24.

During the evening, Andy will chat about the record and his long music career with Grammy Foundation vice president Scott Goldman and field questions from the audience.  There will also be a multimedia presentation of his photography, for which he'll provide improvised musical accompaniment.

Fans who view the live stream will be able to submit questions for Summers via the webpage's comments section.

Triboluminescence is a collection of original instrumental tracks that find Summers exploring a variety of exotic musical sounds and genres.

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Red River EntertainmentFounding Kinks guitarist Dave Davies is releasing a new studio album that he recorded with his son Russ called Open Road on March 31. The collaborative collection features nine tracks that combine Dave's knack for crafting melodic and introspective rock and pop songs with his son's talents as a modern electronic-music artist.

Russ tells ABC Radio that although he predominately works with alternative-music genres, his and his dad's goal with Open Road was to make a "traditional songwriter's album."

"I've always really liked Dave's more sensitive style of writing over the years…maybe even more so than the stuff he's famous for, which is the big guitar riffs and everything," Russ explains. "And so, [I] really wanted to kind of bring that side of him more to the table for this album."

That being said, Russ points out that with his background in working with "atmospheric and experimental" music, he was responsible for adding "a subtle kind of sheen over the album" that gives it a "modern touch."

Russ says he and his father collaborated closely on and contributed equally to Open Road, which he describes as "quite an emotional album."

"Every song is a journey in its own right," he says. "Dave and I…brought our own stories to every song…Every song bouncing melodies and lyrics and ideas together and kind of fusing both of our collective history and experiences."

Russ also notes that although he and his father butted heads while making the record, because of their family connection they were perhaps "a bit more respectful of each other's ideas."

Russ adds working with him took his dad out of his comfort zone, and "him letting go into my working process a bit I think actually really brought the best out of him."

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Credit: Michie TurpinThe tour that kicked off last fall celebrating the 40th anniversary of Kansas' breakthrough 1976 album, Leftoverture, is now set to carry on all the way into December. The veteran rockers, who'll launch a spring leg of the trek on Friday, have added a lengthy new series of concerts running from an August 25 performance in Shreveport, Louisiana, through a December 9 show in The Villages, Florida.

Tickets for most of the new dates go on sale on Friday, March 31. The shows feature a full performance of Leftoverture, as well as select other songs from throughout Kansas' long career, including tunes from the group's latest studio effort, 2016's The Prelude Implicit.

Speaking about the tour's success, founding Kansas drummer Phil Ehart tells Billboard, "Way beyond our expectations is an understatement…Last fall I said, 'If we could get 10 or 12 dates of this, that would be great,' and we just blew by that. I guess we'd kind of forgotten what a huge album that was and is, and people really want to come out and hear us do it in its entirety."

Leftoverture peaked at #5 on the Billboard 200, and includes arguably Kansas' most enduring hit, "Carry On Wayward Son." The album has sold more than five million copies in the U.S. to date.

Meanwhile, Ehart tells Billboard that Kansas also has big plans for 2018, including recording and releasing another studio album, and launching a tour focusing on Leftoverture's multi-platinum follow-up, 1977's Point of Know Return.

"We'll have the new album and do some songs off that and then play Point of Know Return in its entirety, so we're going to use the same formula," Ehart says of the group's proposed next tour.

Here are all of Kansas' Leftoverture 40th Anniversary U.S. tour dates:

3/24 -- Salina, KS, The Stiefel Theatre
3/25 -- Tulsa, OK, The Brady Theater
3/31 -- Des Moines, IA, Hoyt Sherman Place
4/1 -- Peoria, IL, Peoria Civic Center Theater
4/7 -- Louisville, KY, Louisville Palace
4/9 -- Charleston, WV, The Clay Center
4/18 -- Denver, CO, The Paramount
4/20 -- Salt Lake City, UT, Delta Hall at Eccles Theatre
4/22 -- Las Vegas, NV, The Smith Center - Reynolds Hall
4/23 -- Chandler, AZ, Chandler Center for the Arts
4/26 -- Los Angeles, CA, The Wiltern
4/28 -- Portland, OR, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
4/29 -- Seattle, WA, Moore Theater
8/25 -- Shreveport, LA, Shreveport Municipal Auditorium
8/26 -- Baton Rouge, LA, Baton Rouge River Center Theatre
9/8 -- Santa Rosa, CA, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
9/9 -- Stockton, CA, Bob Hope Theatre
9/12 -- San Francisco, CA, Warfield Theatre
9/13 -- Thousand Oaks, CA, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
9/15 -- Bakersfield, CA, Fox Theater
9/19 -- San Diego, CA, Poway Center for the Arts
9/21 -- Wichita Falls, TX, Memorial Auditorium Wichita Falls
9/22 -- Amarillo, TX, Amarillo Civic Center
9/29 -- Corpus Christi, TX, Selena Auditorium
9/30 -- Houston, TX, Cullen Performance Hall
10/6 -- Topeka, KS, Topeka Performing Arts Center
10/7 -- Sioux City, IA, Orpheum Theatre
10/13 -- Champaign, IL, The Virginia Theatre*
10/14 -- Evansville, IN, Victory Theatre**
10/20 -- Dodge City, KS, United Wireless Center
10/21 -- Wichita, KS, Hartman Arena
10/27 -- Knoxville, TN, Knoxville Civic Auditorium
10/28 -- Huntsville, AL, Mark C. Smith Concert Hall
11/3 -- Saginaw, MI, Dow Events Center Theater
11/4 -- Toledo, OH, Stranahan Theater
11/10 -- Waukegan, IL, Genesee Theatre
11/11 -- Appleton, WI, Fox Cities Performing Arts Center
11/17 -- Madison, WI, Capitol Theater
11/18 -- Minneapolis, MN, State Theatre
11/24 -- Buffalo, NY, University at Buffalo Center for the Arts
11/25 -- Akron, OH, The Goodyear Theater
12/1 -- North Charleston, SC, North Charleston Performing Arts Center
12/2 -- Jacksonville, FL, Florida Theatre
12/8 -- Pembroke Pines, FL, Pembroke Pines City Center
12/9 -- The Villages, FL, Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center

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Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesMike McCready is the latest rocker to show off his photography skills.

According to Rolling Stone, the Pearl Jam guitarist will issue a photo book this May, titled Of Potato Heads and Polaroids: My Life Inside and Out of Pearl Jam. The title references the Mr. Potato Head toy McCready has been carrying with him that shows up in many of the photos.

The book consists of shots taken by McCready on Pearl Jam tours and personal travels through the years, encompassing people, art, architecture and concerts. Among the celebrities that show up in candid shots are fellow musicians Neil Young, Questlove, Paul McCartney, Sting, Dave Grohl, Bono, Jack White and Lady Gaga, as well as actor Dustin Hoffman, tennis legend Venus Williams and others.

In other news, Pearl Jam will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on April 7 during a ceremony at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The band ran into some controversy when the only two drummers among the originally announced inductees were Dave Krusen, who played on the Pearl Jam's breakthrough debut, Ten, and current member Matt Cameron. Subsequently, the band said it would also invite Matt Chamberlain, Dave Abbruzzese and Jack Irons, who've also manned the PJ drum kit at one time or another.

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Marc Pfitzenreuter/RedfernsA double-dose of hard rock heaven is in store when the Scorpions hit the road this fall with special guests Megadeth.

The Crazy World 2017 trek begins September 14 in Reading, Pennsylvania, and currently runs through mid-October, but more dates are expected soon. Ticket information is expected soon via the Scorpions official website.

Scorpions frontman Klaus Meine said in a statement, "When our album Crazy World was released back in '91, right at the end of the cold war, we toured around a world that was pretty crazy back then, but there was so much hope in the air for a more peaceful future. Now 26 years later, things are getting more crazy every other day."

He adds, "After all these years, 'Crazy World' is still a good motto for our upcoming world tour.  We are very much looking forward to seeing all of you out there."

Here are the tour dates:

9/14 -- Reading, PA, Santander Arena
9/16 -- New York, NY, Madison Square Garden
9/19 -- Laval, QC, Place Bell (support TBA)
9/ 22 -- Toronto, OT, Budweiser Stage
9/23 -- Chicago, IL, All State Arena (support TBA)
9/26 -- Denver, CO, 1st Bank Center
9/29 -- Spokane, WA, Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
9/30 -- Seattle, WA, Tacoma Dome
10/3 -- Reno, NV, Grand Sierra Resort
10/4 -- Oakland, CA, Oracle Arena
10/7 -- Los Angeles, CA, The Forum
10/8 -- Phoenix, AZ, Talking Stick Arena
10/11 -- San Antonio, TX, Freeman Coliseum
10/12 -- Dallas, TX, Pavilion at the Music Factory
10/14 -- Ft. Lauderdale, FL, BB&T Center
10/15 -- Tampa, FL, Amalie Arena

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Courtesy of Record Store DayWith Record Store Day taking place Saturday, April 22, the complete official list of special releases has been unveiled. As usual, it's stacked with exclusive vinyl from a wide variety of artists, including The Doors, Fleetwood Mac, Rush and U2.

The Doors' Record Store Day offering is Live at The Matrix, an LP that features newly remastered performances from the band's March 7, 1967, show at the San Francisco club.

Fleetwood Mac's special release is Altered Mirage, an LP of alternate takes of songs from the band's 1982 Mirage album that first appeared as part of the deluxe CD reissue, which came out last year.

Rush will issue a 12-inch EP titled Cygnus X-1, which features "Book I" and "Book II" of the prog-rock trio's extended piece "Cygnus X-1," from the 1977 album A Farewell to Kings.

U2's Record Store Day release is a 12-inch picture disc featuring a new mix of "Red Hill Mining Town" done by producer Steve Lillywhite. The disc celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Irish rockers' classic album The Joshua Tree.

Other artists that are releasing limited-edition vinyl discs for the 2017 Record Store Day promotion include Alice in Chains, David Bowie, The Cars, Cheap Trick, David Crosby, Def Leppard, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, The Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, The Kinks, Paul McCartney, Motorhead, Stevie Nicks, Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes, Pearl Jam, Pink Floyd, Procol Harum, The Ramones, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lou Reed, Todd Rundgren, Santana, Patti Smith, Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Neil Young, Yes, Frank Zappa and The Zombies.

Visit RecordStoreDay.com for the full list of releases and more.

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Courtesy of Runaway ToursLongtime Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh will celebrate the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis Presley, and his own long and successful career at a special fan experience that will be held May 6 to 8 at the newly renovated Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee.

The three-day weekend excursion, dubbed "Joe Walsh All Shook Up at Graceland," will include a private acoustic Storytellers-style performance, a Q&A event, a photo opportunity with the rocker, themed parties, a tour of the Graceland mansion and more.

The vacation package, which is organized by the Runaway Tours company, includes accommodations at the new Guest House at Graceland hotel.

"This is something I've always wanted to do: Take an evening, invite an audience and just be me," says Walsh in a statement. "What you can expect is me playing music, answering almost all questions anyone would ask (except the ones that may incriminate me), a big screen power point presentation put together and narrated by me, guitar shop talk, slide guitar 101, true stories of road craziness and a discussion of how to destroy hotel rooms and of course playing more music."

Adds Joe, "I'm particularly excited to talk about my Elvis experiences -- what he meant to me and what I meant to him."

Visit RunawayTours.com for all the details.

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Dmitri Lekai/Kommersant via Getty ImagesChuck Berry may be gone, but he's also out with his first new single new single in nearly 40 years.

Dualtone has released "Big Boys," a scorching Berry romp featuring Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello and Nathaniel Rateliff.  It's the lead single from Berry's upcoming album, Chuck, the late Rock and Roll legend's first new album since 1979 and one he had been working on since 1991.

Kicking off with a classic Berry guitar riff, "Big Boys" offers the tale of a little boy who wants to party like the big boys do.  Berry and Rateliff trade vocals, and while most of the guitar breaks are Chuck's, the track ends with a smoking solo from Morello.

Rolling Stone has a look inside Berry's final album, which includes a Johnny B. Goode sequel "Lady B. Goode," and a re-write of "Havana Moon" called "Jamaica Moon." 

According to the magazine, some of the songs have their origins in the 1980s, when Berry was touring the oldies circuit.   "He always had a pad and a pencil with him," says frequent Berry bass player Jimmy Marsala. But a fire at Chuck's Berry Park in 1989 destroyed 20 years worth of tapes.

Berry worked to recapture much of the music, switching to digital production and teaching band members parts he'd written on piano.

"Sometimes he'd show us the bass line or the piano line that he wanted," Marsala tells Rolling Stone. He heard things differently than most people do, let's put it that way." 

Then Berry would check the music with his wife of 68 years, Themetta "Toddy" Berry.  "My mom would give a thumbs up or a thumbs down," remembers Charles Berry, Jr., "Thumbs up, he was done. Thumbs down, 'I've got more work to do.'"

Chuck is due June 16.

Here's the track list:

"Wonderful Woman"
"Big Boys"
"You Go to My Head"
"3/4 Time (Enchiladas)"
"Darlin'"
"Lady B. Goode"
"She Still Loves You"
"Jamaica Moon"
"Dutchman"
"Eyes of Man"

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Mary Kouw/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting IncRock and Roll Hall of Famers Green Day appeared on The Late Show Tuesday night.

As host Stephen Colbert stood in front of the band ready to introduce them, he was interrupted by the appearance of “God.” An animated likeness, with flowing white beard and robes, appeared in the cathedral-like ceiling and asked if he could introduce them. Colbert said yes, so “He” did.

The five-time Grammy winners were introduced as “God’s favorite band” then went right into their number one song, "Still Breathing," the second single from Revolution Radio, their twelfth studio album. The song is also second number one from the album, after "Bang Bang.”

Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tré Cool, were supported by additional guitarist Jason White and keyboardist Jason Freese, the younger brother of drummer Josh Freese.

Green Day is currently touring North America behind Revolution Radio.

The band is finishing up some US dates before heading to Australia and New Zealand at the end of April.

They will return to play a number of stadium and arena dates this summer, starting in August.

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Cleopatra RecordsTodd Rundgren has unveiled official details about his upcoming studio album, White Knight, and as the acclaimed singer/songwriter told ABC Radio a few months ago, the record is packed with guest collaborations.

Among the many well-known artists lending their talents to the project are Daryl Hall, Steely Dan's Donald Fagen, Joe Walsh, Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor and rock-guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani.

White Knight features 15 new original songs that were penned by Rundgren, or that he co-wrote with some of the album's guests. The record finds Todd exploring a variety of genres, including funk, synth-rock, pop ballads and power-pop tunes.

"It's easy to get used to playing to your own audience, even if you are absorbing and experimenting with new ideas," notes Rundgren. "I wanted to collaborate not just for the musical possibilities, but also to play for new audiences and expose my fans to the range of artists I enjoy working with."

Hall is featured on a song called "Chance for Us," Fagen appears on the track "Tin Foil Hat," Walsh appears on the tune "Sleep" and Reznor contributes to the song "Deaf Ears," as does his frequent collaborator Atticus Ross.

The album wraps up with "This Is Not a Drill," which features Satriani, as well as two longtime members of Rundgren's backing band: drummer Prairie Prince and bassist Kasim Sulton.

Other guests on White Knight include Swedish dance artist Robyn, veteran soul singer Bettye LaVette and Todd's son, Rebop Rundgren.

Pitchfork.com has premiered one of the album's tracks, "That Could Have Been Me," which features Robyn.

White Knight will be released on May 12, and will be available on CD, digitally and on vinyl, although the latter version will only feature 12 tracks.

Here's the track list for the CD and digital editions:

"Come"
"Got Your Back" -- featuring KK Watson with Dam Funk
"Chance for Us" -- featuring Daryl Hall with Bobby Strickland
"Fiction"
"Beginning (of the End)" -- featuring John Boutte
"Tin Foil Hat" -- featuring Donald Fagen
"Look at Me" -- featuring Michael Holman
"Let's Do This" -- with Moe Berg
"Sleep" -- with Joe Walsh
"That Could Have Been Me" -- featuring Robyn
"Deaf Ears" -- with Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
"Naked & Afraid" -- featuring Bettye LaVette
"Buy My T"
"Wouldn't You Like to Know" -- featuring Rebop Rundgren
"This Is Not a Drill" -- featuring Joe Satriani with Prairie Prince, Kasim Sulton

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Courtesy of The WhoThe Who recently announced plans to play their first-ever Las Vegas residency this summer.  Now the rock legends have lined up a few U.S. concerts in the weeks leading up to the Sin City engagement. The shows are scheduled for July 16 in Canandaigua, New York; July 18 in National Harbor, Maryland; July 22 in Atlantic City, New Jersey; and July 25 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Tickets for the shows will go on sale to the general public this Friday, March 24. If you're a Who fan club member, you'll be able to purchase pre-sale seats starting Wednesday, March 22, at 10 a.m. local time at TheWho.com and at 11 a.m. via Ticketmaster.com.

As previously reported, The Who will play a six-show Vegas residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace that runs from July 29 through August 11. Tickets for those dates are available now at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace box office, by calling 866-320-9763 and online at TheColosseum.com or AXS.com.

Here are all of the band's confirmed U.S. performances:

7/16 -- Canandaigua, NY, CMAC
7/18 -- National Harbor, MD, MGM National Harbor
7/22 -- Atlantic City, NJ, Boardwalk Hall
7/25 -- Grand Rapids, MI, Van Andel Arena
7/29 -- Las Vegas, NV, The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
8/1, 4, 7, 9, 11 --Las Vegas, NV, The Colosseum at Caesars Palace

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Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesThe Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery is paying tribute to Chuck Berry -- who died Saturday at the age of 90 -- by putting a collage of the rock 'n' roll pioneer on display in the museum's "In Memoriam" area.

The piece, which was placed on view Tuesday on the museum's first floor, was created by noted pop-art master Red Grooms in 1978.

The colorful artwork has a cartoon-like quality and features three caricatures of Berry playing guitar. It also includes a depiction of the title character of Chuck's classic song "Maybellene" dancing on the neck of one of his instruments.

Speaking about his piece, Grooms says he "gave the great Rock and Roller the futurist treatment and made sure the color scheme would work in any cool cat's parlor."

The collage will remain on display through April 9, and can be photographed or filmed by visitors at the museum. You can also check out the piece at NPG.si.edu.

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PRNewsFoto/Legacy RecordingsRecord Store Day is Saturday, April 22, and Sony's Legacy Recordings label has announced its list of special limited-edition releases for the event. Among the collectible discs being issued are vinyl offerings from Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Santana, Pearl Jam, Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaugahn & Double Trouble.

Springsteen & the E Street Band's RSD release is Hammersmith Odeon London '75, a four-LP set documenting the group first-ever performance outside of the U.S. on November 18, 1975, a few months after The Boss issued his landmark Born to Run album.

Santana's offering is Live at the Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969, a single-LP collection that features the memorable performance that helped put the legendary San Francisco rock band on the map.

Pearl Jam's contribution to the initiative is a seven-inch single featuring the songs "State of Love and Trust" and "Breath," which both first appeared on the soundtrack to the 1992 Cameron Crowe film, Singles.

Hendrix's release is the two-LP set Live at George's Club 20, which was captured at shows that the guitar legend played in December 1965 and January 1966, when he was a sideman for R&B singer Curtis Knight.

Vaughan & Double Trouble's Record Store Day offering is a two-LP set called Live at Carnegie Hall that was recorded at the famed New York City venue in 1984 on the late blues-rock guitar great's 30th birthday. The concert included a variety of guest artists, including Dr. John and Stevie Ray's brother Jimmie. The discs are pressed on opaque-brown vinyl.

Other Record Store Day releases from Legacy Recordings include discs by Alice in Chains, Toto and Harry Nilsson, as well as the previously announced single by Pink Floyd featuring an unreleased version of "Interstellar Overdrive."

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Courtesy of Lesser GodsMetallica fans can now get an exclusive preview of the upcoming biography of frontman James Hetfield.

The Clrvynt website is offering a sneak peek at the introduction and first chapter of author Mark Eglinton's So Let It Be Written: The Biography of Metallica's James Hetfield, billed as "the first biography of a living Metallica member." According to publisher Lesser Gods, the book is an oral history that includes interviews with the other members of Metallica plus fellow metal musicians like Alice in Chains' Jerry Cantrell, Pantera's Rex Brown, and Anthrax's Charlie Benante. It traces Hetfield's entire life, including his overcoming his parents' divorce, his mother's death, and his own battle with alcoholism.

In the preview, Eglinton writes of his first meeting with Hetfield in September 1986: "When I met that distinctly guarded guy that year after a show at the Edinburgh Playhouse in Scotland, I never imagined he would become a rock icon alongside Bono and [Bruce] Springsteen."  He later writes, "James Hetfield is a guitarist of otherworldly ability, a frontman of gargantuan stature and a much-underrated lyricist and songwriter. But he is more than just a great and influential musician. Hetfield is a more sensitive and thoughtful person than his public persona has suggested."

In the chapter one preview, Eglinton recounts Hetfield's birth in working-class Downey, California, to mother Cynthia, a light-opera singer, and father James, a truck driver with a small distribution operation. Eglinton says Hetfield, his older sister and two half-brothers "grew up in a loving environment that encouraged creativity" and included regular attendance at the Church of Christian Science.

So Let It Be Written: The Biography of Metallica's James Hetfield will be published in book form and online April 11 and is available for pre-order now.

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Image Group LA/ABCGreen Day will perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert tonight in support of their new album, Revolution Radio. There's no word on what song they'll play, but knowing the band, it's certainly possible they'll be making a political statement during their appearance.

Other guests scheduled to visit The Late Show this evening include actirs Ryan Reynolds, Josh Charles and Andy Daly. The program airs at 11:35 a.m. ET/10:35 p.m. CT on CBS.

Green Day is currently touring arenas across North America behind Revolution Radio.

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Rod Stewart kicked off a new run of Las Vegas performances last week as part of his ongoing residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, and now, due to "overwhelming demand," the legendary singer has announced another series of Sin City shows that will take place in the late summer.

A total of nine new performances of Rod Stewart: The Hits have been added, spanning from August 15 through September 3. Tickets for the dates go on sale beginning this Friday, March 24, at 12 p.m. PT at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace box office, via phone by calling 866-320-9763 or online at TheColosseum.com and AXS.com.

Stewart's current series of Las Vegas shows wraps up on April 1. He also has a couple of concerts in Mexico taking place during the coming week. Meanwhile, as previously reported, Rod will be teaming up with Cyndi Lauper for a joint U.S. trek this summer that gets underway on July 6 in Hollywood, Florida, and is mapped out through an August 12 concert in Houston.

Here are all of Stewart's confirmed North American concerts, according to RodStewart.com:

3/21-22 -- Las Vegas, NV, Caesars Palace
3/26 -- Mexico City, Mexico, Sports Palace
3/27 -- Puebla, Mexico, Acrópolis Puebla
3/31-4/1 -- Las Vegas, NV, Caesars Palace
7/6 -- Hollywood, FL, Hard Rock Casino*
7/8 -- Tampa, FL, Amalie Arena*
7/9 -- Tuscaloosa, AL, Tuscaloosa Amphitheater*
7/12 -- Camden, NJ, BB&T Pavilion*
7/14 -- Bangor, ME, Darling's Waterfront Pavilion*
7/15 -- Mansfield, MA, Xfinity Center*
7/18 -- Wantagh, NY, Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater*
7/19 -- Bristow, VA, Jiffy Lube Live*
7/21 -- Bethel, NY, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts*
7/22 -- Saratoga Springs, NY, Saratoga Performing Arts Center*
7/25 -- Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center*
7/28 -- Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Blossom Music Center*
7/29 -- Rochester, NY, CMAC PAC*
8/1 -- Clarkston, MI, DTE Energy Music Theater*
8/4 -- Cincinnati, OH, Riverbend Music Center*
8/5 -- Tinley Park, IL, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater*
8/11 -- Dallas, TX, Verizon Theater*
8/12 -- Houston, TX, Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land*
8/15, 18-19, 22, 26-27, 29 -- Las Vegas, NV, Caesars Palace
9/2-3 -- Las Vegas, NV, Caesars Palace

* = with Cyndi Lauper

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Credit: Dan HigginsEx-Yes guitarist Trevor Rabin is one of eight former or current members of the band who will be recognized when the prog-rock legends are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame April 7 in Brooklyn, New York. Rabin tells ABC Radio he feels "really great" about the honor, while admitting he was somewhat surprised about it after Yes was passed over for induction multiple times.

"In the last three years [we'd] been nominated twice, so it wasn't a surprise [to be nominated again this past year]," Rabin explains. "But what was a surprise was that we're being inducted, because we felt, 'Well, we've been nominated before but it [didn't] happen.'"

Rabin currently is touring Europe with ARW, the spinoff group that also features fellow former Yes members Jon Anderson and Rick Wakeman. Trevor says he, Anderson and Wakeman have been working on some brand-new music, and are "getting very close to finishing the first couple of tracks."

Rabin tells ABC Radio that ARW are talking about releasing those tracks as soon as they're ready, "and then ultimately, once there's a kind of comprehensive collection…stick it all together as one album."

In concert, ARW has focused on playing classic Yes material from throughout the band's long career. As for whether the band may add some of the new tracks to their sets, Rabin says, "We have so much fun rearranging and re-presenting the old music from the Fragile years and 90125 and onwards…So, with that in mind, I think we're still very, very motivated to just play the stuff we've been playing."

ARW's European tour wraps up on March 28 in Utrecht, Netherlands. Then, after the Rock Hall induction ceremony, the band will play a series of late-April concerts in Japan.

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Pink Floyd RecordsAs part of this year's Record Store Day event on April 15, Pink Floyd will release a limited-edition vinyl single featuring a previously unheard 1966 studio version of the band's instrumental "Interstellar Overdrive."  The one-sided, 12-inch single will be pressed on 180-gram black vinyl and will play at 33 1/3 RPM.

The rendition of "Interstellar Overdrive" featured on the disc was recorded on November 31, 1966, by Pink Floyd's original lineup -- singer/guitarist Syd Barrett, bassist Roger Waters, keyboardist Rick Wright and drummer Nick Mason. The mono track runs nearly 15 minutes long -- about five minutes longer than the version of "Interstellar Overdrive" that appears on the band's 1967 debut album, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn.

The single will come packaged with a fold-out poster and a postcard featuring a well-known photo of Pink Floyd taken while the group was recording its debut single, "Arnold Layne." The single's artwork features pics taken in January 1967 during one of the group's performances at London's UFO Club in London.

Pink Floyd's "Interstellar Overdrive" vinyl single will be available at select independent record shops across the U.S. in conjunction with the Record Store Day promotion.

Meanwhile, this Friday, March 24, will see the release of six separate individual volumes of Pink Floyd recordings that first were issued in November as part of the massive box set The Early Years -- 1967-1972. Visit PinkFloyd.com for more details.

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Dualtone RecordsThe family of the late Chuck Berry has shared an update about the status of the new studio album that the rock 'n' roll pioneer was planning to release this year.

Details about the album, titled Chuck, were first announced last October 16, Berry's 90th birthday. In an official statement, the Berry family says, "Working to prepare the release of this record in recent months and in fact over the last several years brought Chuck a great sense of joy and satisfaction. While our hearts are very heavy at this time, we know that Chuck had no greater wish than to see this album released to the world, and we know of no better way to celebrate and remember his 90 years of life than through his music."

The note goes on to explain that the family and the Dualtone Records label are preparing to "reveal further details and music from the album this week…with gratitude to his fans around the world."

In other news, according to BuzzAngle Music, sales of Berry's music have skyrocketed since the influential rocker's death Saturday. The report says sales of Berry's albums and songs increased by 9,581 percent since his passing. Chuck's album-sales average had been 39 per day prior to his death, while 2,054 albums were sold the day of his death and 3,808 on the following day.

Berry's song sales increased 11,684 percent, with 16,616 total sales recorded on Sunday. Chuck's most-downloaded track on Sunday was "Johnny B Goode," with 4,297 sales -- an increase of  10,330 percent.

BuzzAngle Music is a measurement platform that keeps detailed track of music-consumption transactions. The figures regarding Berry's music don't include streaming data.

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