November 30, 2022
Mick Fleetwood Honors Christine McVie with Statement: “Part of My Heart Has Flown Away Today”
November 30, 2022
Stevie Nicks Remembers ‘My Best Friend’ Christine McVie with Heartfelt Note Quoting HAIM’s “Hallelujah”
November 30, 2022
Rest in Peace, Christine McVie of Fleetwood Mac: 1943-2022
November 30, 2022
Motörhead Previews ‘Bad Magic’ Reissue (Out 2/24) with Unreleased Song “Bullet in Your Brain” — Listen
November 30, 2022
Melissa Manchester Revisits “Through the Eyes of Love” for Special New Recording (Listen)
November 30, 2022
Preview the Rolling Stones’ ‘GRR Live!,’ Definitive Live Collection Due Out in February
November 30, 2022
“I Won’t Back Down”: Hear Blake Shelton, Joe Walsh, Timothy B. Schmit, Matt Sorum & More Cover Tom Petty Classic
November 29, 2022
Natalie Merchant Announces ‘Keep Your Courage,’ First Album of New Material Since 2014, Tour Dates
November 29, 2022
Rest in Peace, Actor Clarence Gilyard Jr. (‘Walker, Texas Ranger,’ ‘Matlock,’ ‘Top Gun’): 1955-2022
November 29, 2022
Hear Kenny Loggins, Michael McDonald, Richard Marx, Melissa Manchester & More Sing Donny Hathaway’s “This Christmas” for Charity (Listen/Donate)
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October 6, 2022
Allman Brothers Band: Remastered Version of Longtime Bootleg ‘Syria Mosque: Pittsburgh, PA January 17, 1971’ Out 12/16 (Pre-Order)
Syria Mosque: Pittsburgh, PA January 17, 1971 is the title of an upcoming live set from the Allman Brothers Band. Long circulated among fans as a bootleg — and with...
March 8, 2021
Allman Brothers Band: Fan-Favorite ‘Live At Great Woods 1991’ Concert Film Being Re-Released 3/26 (Pre-Order)
Among noteworthy live performances from The Allman Brothers Band, Live At Great Woods 1991 ranks pretty high — and the long out-of-print DVD of the concert special is on track...
October 16, 2020
Out Now: Allman Brothers Band ‘The Final Note,’ Featuring the Last Live Recordings of Duane Allman (Listen)
When guitarist Duane Allman was killed in a motorcycle accident on Oct. 29, 1971, it marked a tragic turn of events for the Allman Brothers Band. The sudden loss of...
October 12, 2020
New Music Out 10/16: Tom Petty, Eagles, Joey Molland of Badfinger, Def Leppard, Allman Brothers Band, the Struts, Beabadoobee
This Friday, Oct. 16 will see a series of key new music releases — one an archival trip through the vaults of a recording legend, another a big live release...
August 17, 2020
The Allman Brothers Band: ‘The Final Note’ Live Album Featuring Duane Allman’s Last Performance Out 10/16
Duane Allman, guitarist and founder of The Allman Brothers Band, saw his burgeoning career and young life cut short when he died in a motorcycle accident on Oct. 29, 1971....
July 1, 2020
Watch a Rebroadcast of ‘The Brothers: 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Allman Brothers Band’ Concert This Weekend 7/3-7/5
Back on March 10, surviving members of The Allman Brothers Band convened at Madison Square Garden for a special concert event commemorating the legendary band‘s 50th anniversary and legacy. The...
March 5, 2020
Watch ‘The Brothers’ 50th Anniversary Allman Brothers Band Concert 3/10 Live, via Nugs.net
Next week, a very special concert event will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City when members of the Allman Brothers Band and their extended family gather...
February 28, 2020
Out Now: Allman Brothers Band ‘Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection’
This one’s for the most devoted fans of the Allman Brothers Band. Today, the Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection was officially released via Island Mercury/UMe, and it packs quite...
January 14, 2020
Allman Brothers Band: 50th Anniversary ‘Trouble No More’ Retrospective Set Coming (10-LP, 5-CD) in February
2020 is all about commemorating five decades of the Allman Brothers Band — and on Feb. 28, Island Mercury/UMe will release Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection, a robust assortment...
January 3, 2020
The Brothers: Celebrating 50 Years of the Allman Brothers Band Set for Madison Square Garden 3/10
Madison Square Garden in New York City will be the place to be on March 10 for fans of The Allman Brothers Band, the iconic and celebrated Southern rock band...
January 25, 2017
Rest in Peace, Allman Brothers Band Co-Founder Butch Trucks: 1947-2017
Butch Trucks, a co-founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and longtime drummer, has passed away at the age of 69. The news broke early Wednesday morning, with Rolling Stone...
May 23, 2013
Allman Brothers Band's 'Brothers and Sisters' to Get 40th Anniversary Reissue
The Allman Brothers Band’s seminal 1973 album Brothers and Sisters, recorded and released after the deaths of both bandleader Duane Allman and bassist Berry Oakley, was one of their most...
April 6, 2022
Doobie Brothers & Michael McDonald Expand 50th Anniversary Tour with 11 New Shows
In the works for some time and delayed because of the pandemic, the Doobie Brothers‘ 50th anniversary tour has been a triumph. With Michael McDonald in the mix to make...
February 16, 2022
Coming in May: ‘Long Train Runnin’: Our Story of the Doobie Brothers,’ by Tom Johnston & Pat Simmons
The history of The Doobie Brothers is undeniable — the band finally made it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2020 after decades’ worth of memorable music...
November 11, 2021
The Allman Betts Band Details ‘Trippin’ Into Spring’ Tour for 2022
Next spring, The Allman Betts Band will hit the road for the Trippin’ Into Spring 2022 tour, it was announced on Thursday. Featuring sons of three founding members of the...
August 3, 2021
Rest in Peace, Paul Cotton of the Band Poco: 1943-2021
Singer/songwriter Paul Cotton, who made a name for himself as the guitarist/singer of Los Angeles-based country rock/Americana band Poco after taking over for Jim Messina in 1970, has passed away...
July 29, 2021
ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill Dies at 72, Remembered by Band Mates, Peers and Musicians
Dusty Hill, bassist of Texas rock legends ZZ Top, has died at the age of 72 , according to a statement released by his band mates Billy Gibbons and Frank...
December 3, 2020
Watch Conan O’Brien and the Basic Cable Band Play the Chuck Berry Holiday Classic, ‘Run Rudolph Run’
On Nov. 28, Conan O’Brien and some of his musical colleagues were kind enough to participate in Project Kids-Care, an online streaming telethon event put on by the Get Together...
November 17, 2020
12/11: Fourth Annual Allman Family Revival Concert for Gregg Allman’s Birthday (Live Stream Details)
On Dec. 11, members of the Allman Betts Band will gather at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville for the fourth annual Allman Family Revival, a loving musical tribute to...
March 23, 2020
Devon Allman is Going ‘On Tour’ via Livestream This Week with the ‘We Are Still All Together’ Tour
If bands and musician’s can’t get out and play “real” gigs in actual venues right now on account of the coronavirus pandemic, why not plug in and play at home?...
August 30, 2019
Out Now: Expanded Reissues of Gregg Allman’s 1973 Debut ‘Laid Back’ and ‘The Gregg Allman Tour’
Today is a special day for fans of the late, great Gregg Allman — as the man known for his timeless work with the Allman Brothers Band and beyond has...
July 12, 2019
Expanded Reissue of Gregg Allman’s 1973 Debut ‘Laid Back’ Coming in August
Gregg Allman released his debut solo album, Laid Back, in March 1973. The result of a creative burst outside the realm of the Allman Brothers Band and its in-fighting, the...
March 13, 2019
Turn Me On: The Wood Brothers
On The Wood Brothers’ latest album, One Drop of Truth, the Nashville-based trio brilliantly utilizes a compelling variety of Americana influences to craft a song cycle that’s equally captivating, joyous...
February 4, 2018
The Making of Gregg Allman’s Final Album ‘Southern Blood’ with Don Was, Scott Sharrard and Michael Lehman
“I knew going in that he wasn’t going to make it,” Don Was, the producer of Southern Blood, the twice Grammy-nominated final album from Gregg Allman, says of the project....
November 1, 2016
Gregg Allman: January Tour Dates Announced, New Album 'Southern Blood' on the Way
Allman Brothers legend Gregg Allman looks to have a busy 2017 ahead of him. On Tuesday, he announced a string of tour dates that will carry him through the holidays, with...
July 20, 2011
Fictional Bands & Musicians NOT Named Spinal Tap
Ever since Spinal Tap skewered classic rock bands with their excess, egos and miniature Stonehenge stage props back in 1984, many other fictional musicians and bands have popped up in...
June 13, 2022
Top 11 Southern Rock Songs
Top 11 Southern Rock Songs Frank Mastropolo “Rock was born in the South, so saying ‘Southern Rock’ is like saying ‘Rock Rock.'” —Duane Allman “Hold on Loosely” by 38 Special...
October 6, 2021
‘Fillmore East: The Venue That Changed Rock Music Forever’ Book Available Now from Journalist/Photographer Frank Mastropolo
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the closing of Fillmore East, promoter Bill Graham’s rock mecca in New York’s East Village. An all-star show on June 27, 1971 headlined...
April 16, 2021
Top 11 Instrumental Rock Songs
And now, our latest Top 11 entry from Frank Mastropolo chronicles some of the best instrumental rock songs ever laid to tape … “I remember walking into a department store...
January 8, 2021
Top 11 Songs from Musicians With Punctuation (or Symbols) in Their Names
“Punctuation: The difference between knowing your shit and knowing you’re shit.” “Take Me Away” by Blue Öyster Cult Blue Öyster Cult is one of the first bands to use an umlaut,...
November 20, 2020
Out Now: Larkin Poe ‘Kindred Spirits,’ Inspired Covers of Elton John, Lenny Kravitz, Post Malone, Phil Collins & More (Listen)
On Friday, Larkin Poe — the acclaimed roots/folk duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — release Kindred Spirits, an album of cover songs specially selected by the pair....
June 22, 2020
The Guitar Kurt Cobain Played in Nirvana’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sold for $6M+ at Auction, Breaking Records
Over the weekend, a crucial piece of music memorabilia from the 1990s went up for auction — and the 1959 Martin D-18E Kurt Cobain played in Nirvana‘s MTV Unplugged performance...
October 10, 2019
Duane Betts On His Family’s Formidable Legacy and the New ‘Ramblin’ Man: Live at The St. George Theatre’ Album
Duane Betts has a lot to live up to. So it’s no surprise that the son of Allman Brothers Band guitar legend Dickey Betts, who was named for one of...
October 11, 2018
Behind the Curtain: Cataloging Vinyl vs. Catching a Young Eric Johnson at the Whisky a Go Go
I remember it was a Wednesday night sometime in early 1980 when the phone rang. My friend, Craig, wanted to see a guitarist named Eric Johnson in Hollywood. I had...
September 11, 2018
Roger McGuinn, Chris Hillman and Mike Campbell on 50 Years of the Byrds’ ‘Sweetheart of the Rodeo’ (The Interview)
“I don’t think it sold many copies, but there was no pressure to go in a certain direction, and Columbia just let us do whatever we wanted,” The Byrds’ Roger...
August 2, 2016
Turn Me On: The Shelters
Jim Nelson, KCSN 88.5 FM DJ and Rock Cellar Magazine scribe, is back with another band profile for Turn Me On…this time focusing on the Shelters! Can you imagine?...
June 19, 2012
Time Again for the Strawberry Alarm Clock
The back pages of pop music history are littered with tales of one hit wonders. You know the equation: A band comes out of nowhere, hits the top of the...
October 3, 2022
Lynn Goldsmith Q&A: Back to the Future Shock with Images of ‘Music in the ’80s’ (New Book Out Now)
MTV originated in the 1980s, making musicians more image conscious than ever, and shooting on assignment for Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, People, Elle, Interview, Life, Newsweek, Time, The New Yorker,...
October 28, 2021
‘Mad Dogs & Englishmen’ Ride Again in Jesse Lauter’s New Rock-umentary (Q&A)
Enjoy a Q&A with Jesse Lauter, the filmmaker behind the new Learning To Live Together: The Return of Mad Dogs & Englishmen documentary. Art history is littered with tragic tales...
October 18, 2021
Jason Isbell Keeps Promise to Georgia with ‘Georgia Blue’ Covers Album (ft. Brandi Carlile, Julien Baker, More)
On November 5th, 2020, singer-songwriter/musician Jason Isbell made a promise on twitter: “If Biden wins Georgia I’m gonna make a charity covers album of my favorite Georgia songs – REM,...
April 19, 2021
Remembering Poco’s Rusty Young (Unpublished 2017 Interview with the Late Guitarist/Songwriter)
Guitarist, songwriter and co-founder of Poco Rusty Young was a valued friend of Rock Cellar for many years. We’ve had the pleasure of interviewing him often, and he was generous with...
February 8, 2021
Watch Larkin Poe Play Three Songs from 2020’s ‘Self Made Man’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’
Back in November, Larkin Poe — the acclaimed roots/folk duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — release Kindred Spirits, an album of cover songs specially selected by the pair. It was their...
November 25, 2020
Sat. 11/28: Watch Project Kids-Care, an Online Telethon ft. Kenny Loggins, Jack Black, Joe Jonas, Conan O’Brien, Dionne Warwick, Brian McKnight & More
This Saturday, Nov. 28, a special online charity streaming telethon event titled Project Kids-Care will take place with one goal in mind: helping underserved children in the Los Angeles area...
October 20, 2020
Spencer Davis of The Spencer Davis Group Dies at 81; Steve Winwood Releases Statement
Spencer Davis, the Welsh musician and songwriter known for his work with the Spencer Davis Group and became a significant figure in English music over the years, has died at...
December 17, 2019
October 2019 Issue
Click below to enjoy our October 2019 features: Jesse Colin Young of the Youngbloods, One-On-One: The RockCellarTV Interview/Performance Inside Elvis Presley’s 1969 Memphis Recording Sessions Duane Betts On His Family’s...
November 9, 2018
A Dispatch from the ‘Deadbeat Club’ with Kate Pierson of the B-52’s (Q&A)
Combining an infectious collision of ‘60s pop, surf, dance and spiky new wave flavors, The B-52’s emerged on the music scene in the late ‘70s looking and sounding like no...
February 4, 2013
Rock Meccas of NYC: What Are They Now?
In the 1960s, New York City was the center of the recording industry and home to a wealth of small clubs and theaters that hosted the cream of rock music....