SOURCE: RTT MUSIC NEWS Bob Dylan's first new studio recording of "Blowin' in the Wind" since 1962 is heading to auction.
The special version of Dylan's 1962 classic was recorded by multi-Grammy winning producer T Bone Burnett using Ionic Original, a new analog format he developed. Burnett notes that the technology used to create the Ionic Original disc "advances the art of recorded sound and marks the first breakthrough in analog sound reproduction in more than 70 years,
SOURCE: RTT NEWS A number of artists have pulled out of a concert at the National Rifle Association's national convention in Houston this weekend following Tuesday's mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. "American Pie" singer-songwriter Don McLean was the first to withdraw, saying it would be hurtful for him to perform at the event. "In light of the recent events in Texas, I have decided it would be disrespectful and hurtful for me to perform for the NR
SOURCE RTT MUSIC NEWS Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have announced a 2023 International Tour. Springsteen and his primary backing rock band will mark their return to the road in early February with a string of to-be-announced U.S. arena dates, followed by European stadium shows kicking off on April 28 in Barcelona and a second North American tour leg starting in August. The planned European stops are Barcelona, Dublin, Paris, Ferrara, Rome, Amsterdam, Landgraa
SOURCE RTT MUSIC NEWS A star-studded lineup has been revealed for Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee music concert. A mix of rock and pop stars, including Queen with Adam Lambert, Diana Ross, Rod Stewart, Elton John, Duran Duran, Craig David, Alicia Keys, Elbow, Hans Zimmer, Mabel, Andrea Bocelli, Nile Rodgers and Eurovision singer Sam Ryder will take the stage at Buckingham Palace on June 4. The concert, to be presented on 3 stages set up in front of an audience of 22,000
SOURCE RTT MUSIC NEWS A docuseries about the legendary rock group The Beatles - The Beatles: Get Back - will be released on a Blu-ray Collector's Set and DVD on July 12. Directed by Peter Jackson, The Beatles: Get Back is a three-part documentary series that takes audiences back to the band's intimate recording sessions. The documentary showcases the warmth, camaraderie and creative genius that defined the legacy of the iconic foursome - John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Ha
SOURCE RTT NEWS After testing positive for Covid shortly after his second concert at London's Royal Albert Hall, Eric Clapton has postponed his next two concerts of the ongoing European tour. The shows affected by the pandemic were performances scheduled to be held in Zurich on May 17 and Milan on May 18. The iconic English rock and blues guitarist/singer said he hopes to resume the tour starting with the concerts in Bologna on Friday and Saturday. Clapton said in a statem
SOURCE: RTT MUSIC NEWS A new musical exploring the life of the late country giant Johnny Cash is expected to come to Broadway. Titled "Johnny & June," in reference to Cash's longtime partner and musical collaborator June Carter Cash, the musical is being directed by Des McAnuff. Media mogul and former Sony music boss Tommy Mottola is producing the musical with Dodgers Theatricals. McAnuff and Robert Cary are writing the musical's narrative.
The production has yet to annou
SOURCE: YAHOO NEWS Here is an article written by Yahoo News on the death of Naomi Judd. Ashley Judd, one of the daughters of country singer Naomi Judd, has opened up about her mother’s death in a new interview.
Judd died by suicide on 30 April, having sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to her daughter, who urged people to reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800-273-8255) if they need help. Contact details for similar organisations in th
SOURCE: RTT Music News Responding to an invitation from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, U2 frontman Bono and lead guitarist The Edge performed at a subway station in Kyiv that serves as a bomb shelter on Sunday, in a show of solidarity with Ukrainians fighting the Russian invasion. "President Zelensky invited us to perform in Kyiv as a show of solidarity with the Ukrainian people and so that's what we've come to do," Bono tweeted, adding the hashtag #StandWithUk
SOURCE: RTT Music News Marking the 60th anniversary of the Rolling Stones, the rock band's iconic bright red lips and tongue logo will be released as a "LEGO Art" set on June 1. Along with the 1,998-piece tribute, fans can enjoy an accompanying soundtrack with almost an hour of tailor-made content, including an interview with John Pasche, the graphic designer who created the tongue logo in 1970. "Who would have believed, 50 odd years ago… that design would be made into a