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Queen's 'Greatest Hits' Revealed As U.K.'s Most-Streamed Classic Album

Queen's 'Greatest Hits' Revealed As U.K.'s Most-Streamed Classic Album

Queen's Greatest Hits has been crowned as U.K.'s most-streamed classic album.

Queen's blockbuster 1981 collection is the most streamed album in the U.K. from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, according to data provided by the Official Charts Company.

With more than 6 million units sold since its release, the album is also the U.K.'s best-selling album of all time. It has logged 973 weeks so far on the Official U.K. Albums Chart.

The most-streamed studio album on this unique list is Fleetwood Mac's 1977 classic Rumours, ranked at No. 2 overall.

The highest-charting album from the 90s is Oasis' (What's The Story) Morning Glory?, which is placed third.

Other artists/bands that feature in the Top 40 include ABBA, Dr. Dre, Nirvana, The Stone Roses, Madonna, Blondie, Jimi Hendrix and Michael Jackson.

The full Top 200 was counted down over three days last weekend on Greatesthitsradio.co.uk. It is available to listen to on that website.

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Judas Priest Announce Rescheduled 2022 North American Tour Dates

Judas Priest Announce Rescheduled 2022 North American Tour Dates

Judas Priest have announced rescheduled 2022 North American dates for their ongoing "50 Heavy Metal Years" tour. Meanwhile, Queensryche has replaced Sabaton as the support act.

The 24-date trek kicks off on March 4 in Peoria, Illinois, and concludes on April 13 in Hamilton, Ontario. Tickets are on sale now, with passes for a few shows to go on sale on December 3.

The tour was originally set for 2020 but was postponed due to the global pandemic. The band were again forced to postpone the tour after guitarist Richie Faulkner suffered a ruptured aorta during their September 26 performance at the Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky.

Judas Priest, '50 Heavy Metal Years' 2022 Tour

March 4 - Peoria, IL @ Peoria Civic TheatreMarch 6 - Denver, CO @ Mission BallroomMarch 7 - West Valley City, UT @ Maverik CenterMarch 9 - Everett, WA @ Angel of the Winds ArenaMarch 10 - Portland, OR @ Moda CenterMarch 12 - Oakland, CA @ Fox TheaterMarch 13 - Las Vegas, NV @ Zappos Theater at Planet HollywoodMarch 15 - Los Angeles, CA @ The ShrineMarch 16 - Phoenix, AZ @ Arizona Federal TheaterMarch 18 - Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music FactoryMarch 20 - Cedar Park, TX @ H-E-B Center at Cedar ParkMarch 21 - San Antonio, TX @ Freeman ColiseumMarch 23 - Nashville, TN @ Nashville Municipal AuditoriumMarch 25 - Alpharetta, GA @ Ameris Bank AmphitheatreMarch 27 - Charleston, WV @ Charleston Coliseum & Convention CenterMarch 29 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Met PhiladelphiaMarch 30 - Newark, NJ @ Prudential CenterMarch 31 - National Harbor, MD @ The Theater at MGM National HarborApril 2 - Mashantucket, CT @ Premier Theater at Foxwoods Resort CasinoApril 4 - Lowell, MA @ Tsongas Center at UMass LowellApril 7 - Halifax, NS, Canada @ Scotiabank CentreApril 10 - Quebec City, QC @ Centre VideotronApril 11 - Laval, QC @ Place BellApril 13 - Hamilton, ON @ FirstOntario Centre

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Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Returns With New Song, Cologne 'Scent Of Dark'

Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Returns With New Song, Cologne 'Scent Of Dark'

Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi recently launched a new cologne and released a new song, both named "Scent of Dark."

The "Scent of Dark" track is Iommi's first rock composition since Black Sabbath's 2013 album, 13.

Iommi created his signature cologne alongside his friend, perfumier Sergio Momo, who strums the guitar in the new track. Jimmy Crutchley plays bass, Ash Sheehan handles the drums, and Iommi's longtime producer Mike Exeter plays keyboards. Rebecca Rose and Julianne Bourne play cello and violin, respectively.

The "Scent of Dark" video, shot by the musicians at Sudeley Castle near Gloucestershire, England, features copious cologne imagery.

Iommi said Momo sent him a box of perfumes last year and asked him whether he would be interested in doing his own perfume.

"I had to write down all the different smells that I like, and then he built perfume from that," Iommi told Rolling Stone. "Sergio also loves music, and he plays guitar. He said, 'What about doing a tune for the scent?' And we thought it best to do an instrumental as opposed a having a vocalist. So I had this idea and I played it to him, and he liked it, and then I just added more parts to it to make it what it was."

Iommi had said earlier that he knew how Black Sabbath fans would react about his decision to develop his own perfume, saying, "They'll think I've gone mad. It's something I would've never thought of involving myself in. But it's been nice to be involved in it."

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Elton John, Ed Sheeran Re-Create 'Love Actually' Scene To Announce New Holiday Song

Elton John, Ed Sheeran Re-Create 'Love Actually' Scene To Announce New Holiday Song

Elton John has shared a video of him and Ed Sheeran re-creating a scene from the movie Love Actually to promote their new holiday song, "Merry Christmas."

In a teaser on social media, the English musicians announced that their song will be released on Friday.

The Ed Sheeran Suffolk Music Foundation and the Elton John AIDS Foundation will benefit from all U.K. profits from the song.

"Just under a year ago, I called @edsheeran to see if he wanted to make a Christmas single with me and now it's nearly here. 'Merry Christmas' will be out Fri 3 Dec with all proceeds from this year's Christmas period going to the Ed Sheeran Suffolk Music Foundation & @ejaf," John wrote in a Twitter post.

In a joint post on Twitter and Instagram, the pair shared a sneak peek of the corresponding video for the track.

"This was an absolute blast! Our music video for 'Merry Christmas' is coming this Friday," John and Sheeran captioned the post.

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Queen's Brian May Slams 'Frightening' Move To Scrap Gendered BRIT Awards

Queen's Brian May Slams 'Frightening' Move To Scrap Gendered BRIT Awards

Queen guitarist Brian May slammed the BRIT Awards over their decision to scrap gendered categories, describing the "frightening" move as "a decision that has been made without enough thought."

May's sharp criticism comes after the BRITs scrapped the male solo artist, female solo artist, international male solo artist and international female solo artist categories and introduced two gender-neutral categories - artist of the year and international artist of the year.

The BRITs explained the change was to reward artists "solely for their music and work, rather than how they choose to identify or as others may see them" and was part of the event's "commitment to evolving the show to be as inclusive and as relevant as possible."

The decision to change the BRIT Awards' system came after non-binary singer Sam Smith criticized the awards for a lack of inclusivity.

During ITV's Palooza event in London on November 23, May told The Mirror that the decision has been made without enougth thought. "A lot of things work quite well and can be left alone," he said.

"I get so sick of people trying to change things without thinking of the long-term consequences," he added. "Some of these things are an improvement, some of them are not."

May felt there was an "atmosphere of fear everywhere because people are afraid to say how they really think," adding, "I think so many people are feeling, 'Hang on, this isn't quite right.' But they don't dare say anything. Eventually, there will be some kind of explosion."

He added: "[Queen] would be forced to have people of different colors and different sexes and we would have to have a trans [person]. You know life doesn't have to be like that. We can be separate and different."

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Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'MTV Unplugged' To Premiere December 16

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'MTV Unplugged' To Premiere December 16

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's "MTV Unplugged" performance is set to premiere on MTV on Thursday, December 16 at 9 pm EST.

The duo will perform stripped down versions of songs from their latest collaborative album Love for Sale, which was released in September. The episode was filmed earlier this year in New York City.

The "MTV Unplugged "performance is the pair's second special after they appeared in CBS' "One Last Time: An Evening with Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett" last weekend. A third special, a documentary titled The Lady and the Legend, is also set to arrive on Paramount+ later.

Love for Sale has been nominated for Album of the Year at the 64th annual Grammy Awards, which are scheduled to take place on January 31.

(Photo: Kelsey Bennett)

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Robert Plant & Alison Krauss' 'Raise The Roof' Debuts In Top 10 On Billboard 200

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss' 'Raise The Roof' Debuts In Top 10 On Billboard 200

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss' covers album Raise The Roof has debuted in the top 10 on the all-genre Billboard 200.

The 12-track Raise the Roof, which dropped on November 19, is a collection of covers like the pair's previous album Raising Sand, which was produced by T-Bone Burnett, who also worked with Plant and Krauss on the new album.

The album bowed at No.7 on the Billboard 200, earning 40,000 equivalent album units, according to MRC Data. Of that sum, album sales comprise 38,000, SEA units comprise 2,000, which equals to 2.17 million on-demand streams, and TEA units comprise less than 1,000.

With the album, Plant scored his ninth top 10 as a solo artist, while Krauss earned her fifth, including her work with Union Station.

Plant and Krauss' first collaboration 2007's Raising Sand had debuted and peaked at No. 2. The set later won the Grammy Award for album of the year.

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Chance The Rapper Teams Up With Dionne Warwick On 'Nothing's Impossible'

Chance The Rapper Teams Up With Dionne Warwick On 'Nothing's Impossible'

Chance the Rapper recently dropped "Nothing's Impossible," a new collab with legendary singer Dionne Warwick.

"For those of you asking about the song with @chancetherapper. well, it's out NOW," Warwick announced on Twitter.

"I gotta tell you, I am so excited," Warwick said in a video clip she tweeted. "Yes, I am."

In January, both Warwick and Chance had announced that they were working on a collab.

The teaming of the pair stemmed from a hilarious tweet posted by Warwick last December making fun of Chance's stage name.

"Hi @chancetherapper. If you are very obviously a rapper why did you put it in your stage name? I cannot stop thinking about this," Warwick wrote.

"Bro, tell me what's worse, a broken arm or broken armour / The suit that made you Superman is really old pyjamas / Just imagine if Moana had been worried 'bout piranhas / Or if Elsa held the powers back the first time she froze Anna," Chance raps in the new song.

Proceeds from "Nothing's Impossible" will benefit two charities: SocialWorks, a Chicago-based nonprofit that Chance founded to empower the youth through the arts, education and civic engagement, and Hunger: Not Impossible, a text-based service connecting kids and their families in need with prepaid, nutritious, to-go meals from local restaurants.

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Bruce Kulick Shares Video Tribute To Late KISS Drummer Eric Carr

Bruce Kulick Shares Video Tribute To Late KISS Drummer Eric Carr

Former KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick shared a tribute video for late bandmate Eric Carr on the 30th anniversary of the drummer's death.

In the video, Kulick shows photos of himself and Carr as he recalls their friendship and performances together.

"Eric Carr passed away 30 years ago, on November 24th, 1991. Although it sounds like a long period of time his presence has never left me. He was my dear friend and bandmate. My years traveling, working and playing in KISS with him, were unforgettable. Please enjoy my memories of this great man, and know his legend will always live on in the hearts and minds of his fans, family and friends," reads the tribute video's description on YouTube.

"Eric was a powerful drummer," Kulick says in the video. "His drum solos were exciting and thunderous. He was small in stature but chose the largest drum kit possible and played them like a giant. I joined KISS in the fall of 1984, touring in the U.K. and Europe. Eric and I quickly became friends. Filming Animalize Live was certainly a thrill for both of us."

While performing on the Kiss Kruise last month, Kulick included several Carr originals in his set, including "Can You Feel It?" and "Eyes of Love," two songs from Carr's 1991 solo album, Rockology, as well as "Little Caesar," the only KISS song Carr sang lead on.

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Sting To Discuss Life And Career In Latest Edition Of BBC's 'Reel Stories'

Sting To Discuss Life And Career In Latest Edition Of BBC's 'Reel Stories'

An upcoming edition of BBC Two's "Reel Stories" will see Sting discussing his life and career in an in-depth interview with Dermot O'Leary.

The program, which will broadcast in December, will see Sting sharing some of his most famous performances and interviews over a career spanning five decades.

"One of my earliest memories was watching The Police on 'Top of the Pops.' I hadn't met Sting before and it was a real privilege to sit down and listen to his story, which spans decades of musical history," says Dermot.

Rachel Davies, Commissioning Executive, BBC Music says, "Since 'Reel Stories' began in 2018, we've seen some incredible guests - from Kylie Minogue to Dave Grohl - sit down with Dermot to share their personal stories."

"Sting is one of the U.K.'s most treasured artists and I'm delighted he'll be joining this stellar list of 'Reel Stories' interviewees in December," she added. "I know that viewers will love hearing his reflections on his extraordinary career."

Sting, who turned 70 in October, recently released his 15th studio album The Bridge.

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Deep Purple Share Animated 'Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu' Video

Deep Purple Share Animated 'Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu' Video

Deep Purple recently released an animated video for their cover of Huey "Piano" Smith's 1957 classic, "Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu."

The version is part of the band's Turning To Crime record, released on Friday (November 26). Bob Ezrin produced the album, which contains songs not written by the band.

The record includes songs originally done by Cream, The Yardbirds, Fleetwood Mac, Bob Dylan and more.

"Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu" became a U.S. Top 10 entry for Johnny Rivers in 1972. Several artists have covered the song over the years, and Deep Purple keyboardist Don Airey speaks about a 1974 cover of the song by Professor Longhair in a video clip previewing the tune.

"I'm supposed to say it's a song I always wanted to do since I was a child, but at the same time it was quite new to me. I didn't know the original very well, but I knew Professor Longhair's version, which is the one that inspired my arrangement," Airey says.

He adds, "I just love the whole thing, that style of piano playing.Very, very hard to replicate. It was a bit of a challenge. And when it came back from the other members of the band with all this other music on it, I just thought: 'Wow, that worked out. What an insane arrangement!'"

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Instruments From U2, Paul McCartney, Elton John & Many More Being Auctioned For Charity

Instruments From U2, Paul McCartney, Elton John & Many More Being Auctioned For Charity

Musical instruments used by U2, Paul McCartney, Elton John and several other music stars are set to be auctioned off to benefit the Music Rising charity.

Music Rising was formed by U2's The Edge and producer Bob Ezrin in 2005 to aid musicians devastated by Hurricane Katrina.

The Edge and Ezrin have collected guitars and other musical instruments from McCartney, Rush, Radiohead, Pearl Jam, Joe Walsh, Green Day, Ron Wood, Dave Grohl, Tom Morello, Noel Gallagher, Joan Jett, and many others.

The auction, titled "Guitars Icons: A Musical Instrument Auction to Benefit Music Rising," is set to take place on December 11 at Van Eaton Galleries in Los Angeles.

The auction will see a 2005 Limited Edition Gibson Les Paul Music Rising guitar that the Edge played during "One" on the Joshua Tree tours of 2017 and 2019 along with many other shows.

A custom signature Fender Stratocaster that Edge used on "Bad" and "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" in 2017 and 2019, Adam Clayton's Fender Standard Precision Bass he used on "A Sort of Homecoming," "Bullet The Blue Sky," "Running to Stand Still" and "One Tree Hill" in 2017, and Bono's Custom Gibson ES-175 Electric Guitar he played throughout the Zoo TV tour on "The Fly" and "Angel of Harlem," will also come under the hammer.

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Midnight Oil Announce New Album 'Resist,' Final Tour

Midnight Oil Announce New Album 'Resist,' Final Tour

Australian rock band Midnight Oil recently announced a new album and a Farewell Tour.

Midnight Oil announced that a chapter of their half-a-century long career will come to a memorable close next year with the release of a 12-song LP they recorded with late bass player Bones Hillman and a series of big gigs. Both are titled Resist.

The band also announced that this will be their final concert tour while making it clear that this does not mean the end of the Oils.

Each of the members will continue their own projects over the years ahead. They also remain very open to recording new music together in the future and supporting causes in which they believe.

The tour will see them perform classic Midnight Oil songs from across their repertoire while also showcasing some "urgent new works."

Resist engages with the issues of today and tomorrow - like the lead single "Rising Seas," which tackles the climate crisis in typically uncompromising fashion.

The album pre-order and Australasian tickets will go on-sale beginning November 30.

Midnight Oil said they are also planning a handful of international concerts, subject to Covid restrictions.

Drummer Rob Hirst says, "If I look back, I see a blur of familiar names and faces: Jim, Pete, Martin, Bear and me, slamming loud prog-pop in a Chatswood garage; Giffo, magnificent, rocking back and forth at his first Royal Antler gig; Bonesy, headphones on, singing, lounging on the deck learning our catalogue."

"I see our managers in their offices; our folks-in-the-engine-room; our wives and trusted friends, and the tiny faces of the 'Baby Oils'; and the first two rows of a thousand gigs: Midnight Oil fans, pumping, jumping, singing louder than the band...But I don't look back," he added.

Resist will be Midnight Oil's 15th studio album.

A Midnight Oil special performance on "The Sound" is set to air on Sunday at 5:30 pm on ABC TV or ABC iview.

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Don McClean Reacts To Taylor Swift Breaking Record For Longest Billboard Hot 100 No. 1

Don McClean Reacts To Taylor Swift Breaking Record For Longest Billboard Hot 100 No. 1

Don McLean has graciously reacted to Taylor Swift breaking his long-held record for the longest song to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.

The 10-minute 13 second version of "All Too Well (Taylor's Version)" recently broke the record held by McLean's 8 minute and 42 seconds-long song "American Pie" since 1972.

"Let's face it, nobody ever wants to lose that #1 spot, but if I had to lose it to somebody, I sure am glad it was another great singer/songwriter such as Taylor," McLean said in a statement posted on social media.

"There is something to be said for a great song that has staying power. 'American Pie' remained on top for 50 years and now Taylor Swift has unseated such a historic piece of artistry," he told Billboard.

Upon breaking the nearly 50-year record, an elated Taylor shared her joy with her fans on Twitter on Monday.

"I'm so proud of this song and the memories I have with you guys because of it. You truly chose this one and now you did THIS?! I'm floored. A ten minute song is at the top of the Hot 100," the singer-songwriter tweeted.

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Elton John Announces Special Homecoming Shows At Watford FC's Vicarage Road

Elton John Announces Special Homecoming Shows At Watford FC's Vicarage Road

Iconic musician Sir Elton John has added two special hometown shows at Watford FC's stadium Vicarage Road to his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour.

The singer will play at Vicarage Road in June to wrap up the European leg of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. Elton has previously performed at the stadium several times, including in 1974, 2005 and 2010.

Elton became the chairman of Watford Football Club in 1976 and now has the role of an Honorary Life-President. One of the stands at Vicarage Road is named the Sir Elton John Stand.

"I simply had to play Vicarage Road a final time as part of my Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour," John said in a statement. "My relationship with the club, with the fans, the players and the staff over the years have meant the world to me. Through the good times and the bad, Watford have been a huge part of my life.

"I love the club so dearly, and have had some of the best days of my life in those stands - these shows are going to be so incredibly emotional, and to spend them surrounded by my fellow Watford fans will be wonderful," he added. "We've been on quite the journey together. Come on you 'Orns!"

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Brian Wilson Shares 'Right Where I Belong' Featuring My Morning Jacket's Jim James

Brian Wilson Shares 'Right Where I Belong' Featuring My Morning Jacket's Jim James

Brian Wilson has released a new song, "Right Where I Belong," featuring My Morning Jacket's Jim James.

The song was written by Wilson for the soundtrack of the Beach Boy's upcoming documentary Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road.

Wilson revealed that he wrote the song as requested by the film's director Brent Wilson and Rolling Stone editor Jason Fine.

"I enjoyed working on the song with Jim. He was the perfect collaborator," he added.

Wilson's music has "always held a place of such divine importance," James said in a statement.

"It has always been there with me in celebrating life's greatest triumphs and has also sustained me through some of my darkest hours," he added. "His spirit and life story have taught us all to never give up and to always listen to and honor the spirit of each of our own unique creative souls."

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Bryan Adams Tests Positive For Covid For Second Time In A Month

Bryan Adams Tests Positive For Covid For Second Time In A Month

Bryan Adams has tested positive for Covid for the second time in a month. The veteran Canadian rock star is currently hospitalized in Italy.

"Here I am, just arrived in Milano, and I've tested positive for the second time in a month for Covid," Adams wrote in an Instagram post from Milan's Malpensa airport. "So it's off to the hospital for me. Thanks for all your support."

The post was accompanied by a photo of him waiting for an ambulance with his baggage, wearing a mask.

Adams, who is also a photographer, arrived in Italy to promote Pirelli's 2022 fashion calendar.

This is the second infection for the "Summer of 69" singer within a month, despite having received both doses of vaccine.

Adams was first infected with the deadly virus on October 30, forcing him to pull out from his scheduled appearance at Tina Turner's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

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Ozzy Osbourne Postpones U.K., European Tour With Judas Priest To 2023

Ozzy Osbourne Postpones U.K., European Tour With Judas Priest To 2023

Ozzy Osbourne's U.K. and European tour has once again been postponed to May 2023 in the wake of a surge in Covid cases in Europe.

The tour, which was originally planned to be held in 2019, was previously moved to January 2022 due to the pandemic.

"Due to the ongoing uncertainty with full capacity events and travel logistics in much of Europe, we have come to the difficult decision to postpone my 2022 tour to 2023," Ozzy said in a statement.

"Original tickets remain valid for the new dates. I want to thank all of you and Judas Priest for your continued patience and support," he added, referring to the band that is guesting on the tour.

New dates:

May

Wed 3 | Finland, Helsinki | Hartwall ArenaFri 5 | Sweden, Stockholm | Friends ArenaSun 7 | Germany, Dortmund | WestfalenhalleWed 10 | Spain, Madrid | WiZink CenterFri 12 | Italy, Bologna | Unipol ArenaSun 14 | Germany, Munich | OlympiahalleWed 17 | Hungary, Budapest | Budapest ArenaFri 19 | Czech Republic | Prague | O2 ArenaSun 21 | Switzerland, Zurich | HallenstadionWed 24 | Germany, Hamburg | Barclaycard ArenaFri 26 | Germany, Mannheim | SAP ArenaSun 28 | Germany, Berlin | Mercedes-Benz ArenaWed 31 | UK, Nottingham | Motorpoint Arena

June

Fri 2 | UK, Newcastle | Utilita ArenaSun 4 | UK, Glasgow | Ovo HydroWed 7 | UK, Manchester | AO ArenaSat 10 | Ireland, Dublin | 3 ArenaMon 12 | UK, London | O2 ArenaWed 14 | UK, Birmingham | Resorts World Arena

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Alternate Version Of Frank Zappa's 'Magic Fingers' Shared By Zappa Trust, Ume

Alternate Version Of Frank Zappa's 'Magic Fingers' Shared By Zappa Trust, Ume

The Zappa Trust and Ume have shared an exciting alternate version of "Magic Fingers" that is featured on the upcoming super deluxe 50th anniversary edition of Frank Zappa's 200 Motels.

Produced by Ahmet Zappa and Zappa Vaultmeister Joe Travers, the expansive six-disc box set is scheduled for release on December 17 in celebration of the film and soundtrack's golden anniversary.

It gives a glimpse into some of the extraordinary unreleased and rare material unearthed from Zappa's vault.

The 50th Anniversary Edition boasts a new remaster of the original soundtrack, demos, studio outtakes, work mixes, interviews and movie ads, along with newly discovered dialog reels, revealing an early audio edit of the surrealistic documentary film.

Also included in the collection is never-before-heard audio documentary material surrounding the project.

The previously unreleased alternate version of "Magic Fingers (Version B, Mix Outtake)" from the demo sessions recorded in August 1970 at Whitney Studios is featured on Disc 2 alongside a handful of outtakes and alternate takes.

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The Eagles Announce 2022 'Hotel California' Tour Dates

The Eagles Announce 2022 'Hotel California' Tour Dates

Rock legends The Eagles have announced the dates for their Hotel California 2022 Tour.

The concerts, spread over February-March 2022, have been set for Savannah, George; Charlotte, North Carolina; Orlando, Florida; Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; Tampa, Florida; Raleigh, North Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; and Austin, Texas.

Each show will feature Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Timothy B. Schmit, Deacon Frey and Vince Gill playing the band's epic 1976 album Hotel California, accompanied by an orchestra and choir, along with an additional set of the Eagle's greatest hits.

Tickets go on sale on December 3, at 10 AM local time. A variety of presales and a limited number of VIP packages are available starting December 2. VIP packages include premium seats, exclusive merchandise, parking & more.

Tour Dates:

Feb. 19 - Savannah, GA @ Enmarket ArenaFeb. 21 - Charlotte, NC @ Spectrum CenterFeb. 24 - Orlando, FL @ Amway CenterFeb. 25 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ FLA Live ArenaFeb. 28 - Tampa, FL @ Amalie ArenaMarch 2 - Raleigh, NC @ PNC ArenaMarch 4 - Atlanta, GA @ State Farm ArenaMay 19 - Austin, TX @ Moody Center ATX

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