SeaWorld Responds to Criticism & Artist Cancellations with Newspaper Ads

In recent weeks, artists such as Martina McBride, Trisha Yearwood, Willie Nelson, Joan Jett and Heart have cancelled upcoming concerts at SeaWorld. Now the animal park has responded.


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Martina McBride Is Seventh Performer to Back Out of SeaWorld Gig

“I’ve decided that given all the issues that have been aired recently, the time isn’t right for me to play at Seaworld. I have cancelled my scheduled performance at the Bands, Blues & BBQ event in March 2014,” McBride said.


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Interview: Ann Wilson Reflects on Heart’s Remarkable Year

Tomorrow (December 12) Heart will perform a Christmas concert at Seattle’s Benaroya Hall. Radio.com recently spoke with Ann about the band’s unforgettable year.


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Bridge School Benefit 2013: Watch Neil Young Play with CSNY, MMJ & Arcade Fire; Honor Lou Reed

Neil Young and co. put together a solid lineup of classic rock icons, chart-toppers and a jazz singer for this year’s Bridge School Benefit concert, which took place this weekend in Mountainview, Calif. As usual, […]


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27th Annual Bridge School Benefit Concert Lineup: CSNY, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket & More…

The 28th annual benefit This is CSNY’s first show since their 2006 ‘Freedom Of Speech’ Tour


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What Should Never Be: Jason Bonham Wants To Jam With Hologram Of His Led Zeppelin Drummer Dad

Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham will be the next late musical legend to return to the stage in holographic form, if his son Jason Bonham has his way.


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5 Highlights From This Year’s Rock Hall Induction

The Rock Hall Induction Ceremony is always a long affair — but it always has great moments. This year’s was better than most, and whittling it down to five was no easy feat.


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Alice In Chains’ Jerry Cantrell On His ‘Sisters’ In Heart & What Their Rock Hall Induction Means

“They’ve influenced not only me, but a whole generation of Seattle musicians, and also musicians worldwide. Their body of work stands the test of time.” – Jerry Cantrell on Heart


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Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction 2013: Photos, Interviews & Recap

See photos and a full recap of the Rock Hall Induction Ceremony, and read what Tom Morello, Geddy Lee, Jerry Cantrell and more told us about the night.


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Rock Hall Finale: Supergroup Featuring Rush, Heart, Chuck D, Foo Fighters, Fogerty, Morello & More

How do you wrap up a night that saw Rush, Public Enemy, Heart, Randy Newman, Donna Summer and more inducted into the Rock Hall? A “Crossroads” supergroup, of course.


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Heart Go Crazy At Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction With Fellow Seattle Bands

“I have the wrong gender, the wrong DNA, the wrong hometown to have a successful career in music,” Ann Wilson said. “But some of the best things are the wrong things.”


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Radio.com Inside Out: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Class Of 2013

For the latest Radio.com Inside Out, we take a look at what makes Rock Hall’s class of 2013 so special, asking music experts from EW and Rolling Stone and artists like Skynyrd, Run-D.M.C. and Sheryl Crow to sound off.


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Usher, Spike Lee, Carole King & More Added To Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony has just added a lot of star power to its lineup, with Usher, Spike Lee, Carole King, John Fogerty, Jackson Browne and more just added to the program.


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Heart Announce Summer Tour Dates With Jason Bonham

Following the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Heart will take its show on the road this summer as part of a 31-date U.S. tour. Starting in West Palm Beach, Fla., […]


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Don Henley, Dave Grohl To Help Induct Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Class of 2013

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the initial round of performers and presenters set to honor 2013′s inductees, according to an official press release. Don Henley (Rock Hall class of ’98) will […]


John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, David Letterman, Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova, Dustin Hoffman were the honorees at the 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

Led Zeppelin, David Letterman, Buddy Guy Celebrated At 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

Clearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it’s 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year’s.