Johnny Cash Folsom Prison

Johnny Cash Documentary In The Works

A Johnny Cash documentary is in the works, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film will be directed by Thom Zimny (with multiple Bruce Springsteen documentaries to his name) and Jurassic World producer Frank Marshall.

This January marks the 50th anniversary of Cash’s infamous concert at Folsom Prison, where he recorded his iconic Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison album.

The Cash estate has reportedly given their full support.

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Merriweather Post Pavilion

Merriweather Post Pavilion Roof Collapses

Historic venue Merriweather Post Pavilion had its roof collapse on Saturday morning.

The amphitheatre, in operation for 50 years, was in the midst of $55 million renovations when the incident occurred due to extreme wind conditions. No deaths or injuries were reported.

The venue issued a statement via social media. Read it below:

The roof will be rebuilt and is on track to be ready for the 2018 season. (more…)

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Bon Jovi Graduation Tour

Bon Jovi Announces 2018 Tour Dates

Bon Jovi has added more tour dates for the band’s This House Is Not for Sale Tour.

Tickets will go on sale Jan. 19 at 10AM (local time), with every ticket including a copy of his latest album This House Is Not for Sale.

The band has also announced a deluxe edition of the album, including two new songs: “When We Were Us” and “Walls”.

The tour will kickoff on March 14 in Denver, CO and carry through until May 14 in Washington, DC. Bon Jovi will take a day off on April 14 to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Motorhead

Ex-Motorhead Guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke Dead At 67

Eddie Clarke of Motorhead, left, with bandmates Lemmy and Phil Taylor (1980). Photograph: International/Rex/Shutterstock

Former Motorhead guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke has died at the age of 67, according to a post on the band’s Facebook page.

“We are devastated to pass on the news we only just heard ourselves earlier tonight – Edward Allan Clarke, or as we all know and love him Fast Eddie Clarke – passed away peacefully yesterday,” says the post.

Clarke reportedly passed away while being treated for pneumonia in hospital. He was the last surviving member of the original Motorhead line-up.

We are devastated to pass on the news we only just heard ourselves earlier tonight…Edward Allan Clarke – or as we all…

Posted by Official Motörhead on Thursday, January 11, 2018

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