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Rock Cellar Magazine | CMT’s All-Star Kenny Rogers Tribute Concert/MusiCares Benefit Re-Airing Tonight 4/9 on YouTube
April 9, 2020
CMT’s All-Star Kenny Rogers Tribute Concert/MusiCares Benefit Re-Airing Tonight 4/9 on YouTube

The passing of Kenny Rogers on March 21 elicited strong reactions from the country music community, as the all-time great and undisputed icon is a tough one. On Wednesday of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | SiriusXM Premiering ‘Remembering Kenny Rogers’ Special on 3/27, Re-Airing All Weekend
March 26, 2020
SiriusXM Premiering ‘Remembering Kenny Rogers’ Special on 3/27, Re-Airing All Weekend

This Friday, March 27, a special commemorative program will air on SiriusXM’s Prime Country Channel 58, paying homage to the late Kenny Rogers, who passed away last weekend at the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Kenny Rogers Passes Away, Family Directs Donations to MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund
March 21, 2020
Kenny Rogers Passes Away, Family Directs Donations to MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund

The music world lost one of its most legendary figures late Friday night when country music icon Kenny Rogers passed away at the age of 81. The news was announced...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Kenny Rogers: ‘The Gambler’s Last Deal’ CD/DVD Set Celebrating Farewell Concert Coming 12/13
November 19, 2019
Kenny Rogers: ‘The Gambler’s Last Deal’ CD/DVD Set Celebrating Farewell Concert Coming 12/13

Country music legend Kenny Rogers went out on a lengthy farewell tour in 2017 titled The Gambler’s Last Deal, wrapping up decades of live performances as one of the most...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dolly Parton & Kelly Clarkson Reimagine “9 to 5” for New Doc; Dolly “Diamonds & Rhinestones” Collection Out 11/18
September 9, 2022
Dolly Parton & Kelly Clarkson Reimagine “9 to 5” for New Doc; Dolly “Diamonds & Rhinestones” Collection Out 11/18

Originally written and recorded for the 1980 comedy film of the same name starring  Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton, “9 to 5” became something of an anthem for...

Rock Cellar Magazine | One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Peter Beckett of Player (1977’s No. 1 Hit “Baby Come Back”)
April 14, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Peter Beckett of Player (1977’s No. 1 Hit “Baby Come Back”)

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, vocalist/songwriter Peter Beckett of the band Player discusses “Baby Come Back,” which hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 after its release in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch the Micah Nelson-Directed Video for Willie Nelson & Michael McDonald ft. David Hidalgo’s Benefit Single, “Dreams of the San Joaquin”
May 20, 2021
Watch the Micah Nelson-Directed Video for Willie Nelson & Michael McDonald ft. David Hidalgo’s Benefit Single, “Dreams of the San Joaquin”

In early May, Willie Nelson, Michael McDonald and Los Lobos’ David Hidalgo teamed up for a new recording of “Dreams of the San Joaquin.” The three icons joined forces to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Michael McDonald, Willie Nelson & Los Lobos’ David Hidalgo Share “Dreams of the San Joaquin” Charity Single (Listen)
May 7, 2021
Michael McDonald, Willie Nelson & Los Lobos’ David Hidalgo Share “Dreams of the San Joaquin” Charity Single (Listen)

“Dreams of the San Joaquin” is a new collaborative single from a trio of legendary singers: Michael McDonald, Willie Nelson and Los Lobos‘ David Hidalgo. The three icons joined forces...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolfgang Van Halen Turned Down an Invitation to Perform ‘Eruption’ at the Grammys
March 15, 2021
Wolfgang Van Halen Turned Down an Invitation to Perform ‘Eruption’ at the Grammys

A number of music luminaries were honored during the 63rd annual Grammy Awards on Sunday evening, with powerful musical tributes given by big-name acts to influential icons including Little Richard,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Grammys: Watch Brittany Howard, Chris Martin, Lionel Richie, Brandi Carlile & Silk Sonic Play 2021 ‘In Memoriam’ Segment
March 14, 2021
Grammys: Watch Brittany Howard, Chris Martin, Lionel Richie, Brandi Carlile & Silk Sonic Play 2021 ‘In Memoriam’ Segment

As is customary for every Grammys broadcast, several artists participated in the In Memoriam segment during Sunday night’s CBS broadcast of the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards, paying homage to some...

Rock Cellar Magazine | A Look Back at Musicians/Entertainers Who Died in 2020
December 22, 2020
A Look Back at Musicians/Entertainers Who Died in 2020

The year is drawing to a close. As we all look ahead to 2021 (and hopefully a return to our “normal” way of life that the COVID-19 pandemic made impossible...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty) Hosting Charity Live Stream Gig Wednesday 12/23
December 21, 2020
Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty) Hosting Charity Live Stream Gig Wednesday 12/23

This Wednesday, Dec. 23, Rob Thomas — accomplished singer/songwriter both for his own solo work and as the front man of Matchbox Twenty — will host a special live stream...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dolly Parton Puts Six Albums Back Online to ‘Bring Some Light Into Your Life During These Hard Times’
April 13, 2020
Dolly Parton Puts Six Albums Back Online to ‘Bring Some Light Into Your Life During These Hard Times’

Dolly Parton has been doing everything in her power to keep fans entertained during the coronavirus pandemic so far, releasing videos, implementing exciting new social media projects and more. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dolly Parton Wrote a Poem for Everybody Stuck at Home Anxiously Waiting for Things to Go Back to Normal
April 9, 2020
Dolly Parton Wrote a Poem for Everybody Stuck at Home Anxiously Waiting for Things to Go Back to Normal

The current reality facing many people the world over right now is one of anxiety and confusion, set in place by the coronavirus pandemic and the restrictions on our daily...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Prince’s Estate Releasing LP of ‘Originals,’ Featuring Songs He Wrote for Other Artists, June
April 25, 2019
Prince’s Estate Releasing LP of ‘Originals,’ Featuring Songs He Wrote for Other Artists, June

The estate of Prince has pulled out the stops, so to speak, since the iconic musician/cultural figure passed away in 2016, releasing a number of archival titles and adding his...