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Tune in Sunday for “Elvis All-Star Tribute” featuring John Fogerty, Mac Davis, Adam Lambert...

Courtesy of CBSAre you ready to see some of your favorite veteran and contemporary music stars pay tribute to the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis Presley? On Sunday, NBC airs the Elvis All-Star Tribute special, featuring performances by everyone from John Fogerty and Mac Davis to Adam Lambert, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend and Carrie Underwood.

The program, hosted by Blake Shelton, celebrates the 50th anniversary of Elvis' legendary 1968 "Comeback Special," where Presley performed rocking production numbers and an intimate, stripped-down set wearing black leather.

To get a taste of what's in store, a new video of the special's closing number has debuted, featuring a star-studded rendition of Presley's "If I Can Dream." The clip opens with footage of Elvis performing the song in '68, then transitions to Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Darius Rucker, Shelton and Underwood singing a different verse in front of a similar backdrop to the one Presley had.

The new rendition of the song also was released digitally today, and is included in a brand-new compilation titled The Best of the '68 Comeback Special featuring highlights from the original 1968 show.

Other performances on the new special include Fogerty singing "Jailhouse Rock," Lambert belting out "Blue Suede Shoes," Legend singing "A Little Less Conversation," and Davis performing "Memories," a song that Mac co-wrote especially for Elvis in 1968.

Elvis All-Star Tribute, which was taped in October, airs Sunday from 9-11 p.m. ET/PT.

Here's the track list of The Best of the '68 Comeback Special:

"Trouble/Guitar Man" (Opening)*
"Heartbreak Hotel"*
"Hound Dog"*
"All Shook Up"*
"Can't Help Falling In Love"*
"Jailhouse Rock"*
"Don't Be Cruel"*
"Blue Suede Shoes"*
"Baby, What You Want Me to Do"*
"Are You Lonesome Tonight?"*
"One Night"*
"Love Me Tender"*
"Trying to Get to You"*
"Love Me"*

Bonus tracks:
"A Little Less Conversation"
"Suspicious Minds"
"Burning Love"
"If I Can Dream" -- featuring Elvis Presley, Carrie Underwood, Shawn Mendes, Post Malone, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton

* = live.

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Bob Weir, Chris Robinson among many artists confirmed to play 2019 Lockn’ Festival

Courtesy of Lockn' FestivalThe initial lineup of the 2019 Lockn' Festival has been revealed, and among the artists confirmed to perform at the jam-heavy extravaganza are The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Phish's Trey Anastasio and ex-Allman Brothers Band members Derek Trucks and Oteil Burbridge.

The event is scheduled from August 22 to August 25 at Infinity Downs and Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, Virginia.

Weir will headline the festival's final day with his current side group Wolf Bros, which features acclaimed producer/bassist Don Was and RatDog drummer Jay Lane. Trucks' wife and Tedeschi Trucks Band collaborator Susan Tedeschi will be their special guest for the set.

In addition, Bob will take part in Burbridge's Oteil & Friends performance on Saturday, August 24, that also will feature Devon Allman and Duane Betts, the respective sons of founding Allman Brothers members Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts. Devon and Duane's group, Allman Betts Band, also will perform that day.

Chris Robinson Brotherhood is part of the lineup of Lockn' fest's first day.

Anastasio will be joined by Trucks at a headlining set on Friday, August 23, while Tedeschi Trucks Band will welcome Trey for a headlining performance the next night.

Meanwhile, veteran rock-and-soul group The Chamber Brothers will team up with Moonalice -- a band featuring ex-Jefferson Starship bassist Pete Sears -- for a performance on the 23rd.

Other artists confirmed to play at this year's Lockn' include Gary Clark Jr., Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, Melvin Seals & JGB, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit, moe., St. Paul & The Broken Bones and Steel Pulse.

Tickets and multiple-day passes go on sale Saturday, February 16, at noon ET via LocknFestival.com, where you also can check out the full lineup.

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Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet’s final tour extended into June

Credit: Ken SettleBob Seger and his Silver Bullet Band's Roll Me Away farewell tour just keeps rolling along. A dozen new U.S. dates have been added to the trek, which now extends through a June 6 and 8 stand in the Detroit suburb of Clarkston, Michigan.

Eight of the concerts will take place in May in various East Coast cities in South Carolina, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, New Jersey and New York.

Tickets for most of the newly announced shows go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 22, at 10 a.m. local time, while tickets to the Clarkston dates will be available for purchase a day later. Members of Seger's fan club, the Bullet Club, will be able to buy pre-sale tickets starting Tuesday, February 19.

The Roll Me Away trek kicked off this past November. The 73-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and his band's next show takes place tonight, February 15, in Phoenix, Arizona.

Here are all of Seger and company's forthcoming tour dates:

2/15 -- Phoenix, AZ, Talking Stick Resort+
2/17 -- Denver, CO, Pepsi Center+
2/21 -- San Diego, CA, Viejas Arena+
2/23 -- Inglewood, CA, The Forum+
2/28 -- Sacramento, CA, Golden 1 Center+
3/2 -- Las Vegas, NV, MGM Grand Garden+
3/5 -- Albuquerque, NM, Tingley Coliseum+
3/7 -- Austin, TX, Frank C. Erwin Special Events Center
3/9 -- Frisco, TX, Ford Center at The Star
3/12 -- Bossier City, LA, CenturyLink Center
3/15 -- Tampa, FL, Amalie Arena
3/17 -- Sunrise, FL, BB&T Center
4/30 -- Springfield, MO, JQH Arena*
5/2 -- The Woodlands, TX, The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
5/4 -- Tulsa, OK, BOK Center*
5/10 -- North Charleston, SC, North Charleston Coliseum*
5/12 -- Jacksonville, FL, Daily's Place*
5/16 -- Charlotte, NC, PNC Music Pavilion*
5/18 -- Virginia Beach, VA, Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater*
5/23 -- Raleigh, NC, Coastal Credit Union Music at Walnut Creek*
5/25 -- Bristow, VA, Jiffy Lube Live*
5/30 -- Wantagh, NY, Jones Beach Theater*
6/1 -- Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center*
6/6 -- Clarkston, MI, DTE Energy Music Theater*
6/8 -- Clarkston, MI, DTE Energy Music Theater*

+ = The Record Company
* = newly added show.

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Ringo Starr, Tom Petty keyboardist Benmont Tench featured on upcoming album by indie-rocker Jenny...

Scott Robert Ritchie; Autumn de WildeRingo Starr is among the well-known musicians who have contributed to veteran indie-rocker Jenny Lewis' new solo album, On the Line, which will be released on March 22.

The former Beatles drummer, along with founding Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers keyboardist Benmont Tench and acclaimed producer/bassist Don Was, back Lewis throughout the record, including on a newly released track titled "Heads Gonna Roll" that premiered Wednesday at Jenny's official YouTube channel.

Starr, Tench and Was also are featured on the lead single of On the Line, "Red Bull & Hennessy," as is veteran session drummer Jim Keltner. That song was released digitally last month.

Those who pre-order On the Line will receive instant free downloads of both "Heads Gonna Roll" and "Red Bull & Hennessy."

Lewis is the former frontwoman of the popular indie band Rilo Kiley.

As previously reported, Ringo and his All Starr Band will launch their 2019 tour with a one-off U.S. show on March 21 in Valley Center, California. The group then will head to Japan for an early spring tour running from March 27 to April 11. Ringo and the All Starrs also have a North American summer trek scheduled from August 1 in Windsor, Canada, through a September 1 concert in Los Angeles. Visit RingoStarr.com for full details.

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Michael Jackson stage musical, “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough,” cancels pre-Broadway run

Courtesy of DKC O&MThe Michael Jackson stage musical, Don't Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, has scrapped its pre-Broadway run in Chicago due to “scheduling difficulties” caused by the recent Actors' Equity strike, Deadline reports.

The show was initially supposed to make its debut at Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre on October 29, going through December 1. Now, it will be making its world premiere on Broadway in summer 2020. A developmental work session for the show will take place this fall in New York.

According to Deadline, the 33-day Equity strike, which ended on February 8, restricted union members from participating in the developmental labs for Broadway musicals.

The decision to cancel the pre-Broadway dates was announced by The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage, the producers of the musical.

Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough will be set behind-the-scenes in 1992, as Jackson rehearses for his Dangerous tour. The show will include more than 25 of Jackson's hits.

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Aerosmith’s Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony postponed because of “severe weather”

Credit: Zack WhitfordAerosmith fans will have to wait a little bit longer to see the band get its star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A ceremony to unveil the rock legends' marker had been scheduled to take place today at 11:30 a.m. PT, but the event was postponed because of "severe weather conditions," according to a statement from the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

The message adds, "We are currently working on another date to reschedule this special event. Stay tuned for the announcement of the new rescheduled date to celebrate Aerosmith with their well deserved 'Walk of Fame' Ceremony."

Meanwhile, frontman Steven Tyler has taken to his social media sites to post a humorous note of his own about the nixed event.


The band's star will be located at 6752 Hollywood Boulevard in front of Musicians Institute in Los Angeles. The plaque would have been the 2,657th star unveiled on the Walk of Fame.

Actress Sharon Stone was to have been a guest speaker at the event. The last time weather caused the postponement of a Walk of Fame ceremony was in 2009, when the unveiling of a star honoring Tim Conway had to be rescheduled.

As previously reported, Aerosmith will kick off its first-ever Las Vegas residency, dubbed Deuces Are Wild, on April 6 at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort. Check out the band's full list of Vegas dates at MGMResorts.com.

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Paul McCartney to release deluxe “Egypt Station” box set featuring luggage-style packaging in May

Capitol Records/UMeAre you ready for a return trip to Egypt Station? Paul McCartney has unveiled plans to release a limited-edition deluxe version of his chart-topping 2018 studio album on May 10.

The Egypt Station: Traveller's Edition box set comes packaged in a vintage-style suitcase and features previously unreleased studio and live tracks, rarities and collectible memorabilia.

The deluxe set includes a black-vinyl two-LP version of Egypt Station housed in a concertina tri-fold sleeve and pressed on 180-gram vinyl; a bonus 180-gram blue-vinyl disc titled Egypt Station II that features three unreleased tracks, and four live performances of songs from the album that McCartney and his band played at special 2018 concerts in Liverpool, London and New York City; and CD and cassette versions of the record.

The package also features additional hidden songs, an HD Audio version of Egypt Station, a copy of a handwritten note from McCartney, an illustrated map, a travel journal boasting reproductions of Paul's handwritten lyrics, a puzzle, lithographs of two paintings by McCartney, postcards, train and baggage tickets, luggage stickers, playing cards and more.

Only 3,000 copies of this collection will be produced in a one-time-only pressing. The box set will be available for pre-order starting on Friday, February 15, at 9 a.m. ET. Fans who sign up via a link accessible at PaulMcCartney.com by tonight, February 14, at 9 p.m. ET will be emailed a special link to access the pre-order. The collection will be sold on a first come, first served basis. As of yet, no price has been mentioned.

In other news, McCartney is helping fans celebrate Valentine's Day by making available a special ecard at PaulMcCartneyMyLove.com featuring his hit "My Love" that can be personalized and sent via email or your social media sites.

Here's a list of tracks featured in the Egypt Station: Traveller's Edition box set:

Egypt Station
"Opening Station"
"I Don't Know"
"Come On to Me"
"Happy with You"
"Who Cares"
"Fuh You"
"People Want Peace"
"Hand in Hand"
"Back in Brazil"
"Do It Now"
"Caesar Rock"
"Despite Repeated Warnings"
"Station II"
"Hunt You Down/Naked/Clink"

Egypt Station II
"Frank Sinatra's Party"
"Sixty Second Street"
"Who Cares" (Full Length)
"Come On to Me" (Live at Abbey Road Studios)
"Fuh You" (Live at The Cavern Club)
"Confidante" (Live at LIPA)
"Who Cares" (Live at Grand Central Station)

Other tracks include:
"Get Started"
"Nothing for Free"
"Get Enough"

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David Bowie’s ‘Pin Ups’ album picture-disc version coming for Record Store Day

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David Bowie's 1973 covers collection Pin Ups will be reissued as a vinyl picture disc for Record Store Day on Saturday, April 13.

The 12-track album featured renditions of some of the rock legend's favorite songs from the British Invasion era, including The Who's "I Can't Explain" and "Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere," The Kinks' "Where Have All the Good Times Gone?," Pink Floyd's "See Emily Play," The Yardbirds' "Shapes of Things," and The Easybeats' "Friday on My Mind."

Pin Ups topped the U.K. albums chart while peaking at #23 in the U.S. The cover features a colorful photo of Bowie and British supermodel Twiggy posing together in theatrical makeup. The pic was taken by Twiggy's then-manager, Justin de Villeneuve, for Vogue magazine, but David convinced Justin to let him use it for the album cover.

The picture disc features the album cover photo on side one, with a side two photo of Bowie holding a saxophone, taken by famed photographer Mick Rock. The latter image was from the same session that yielded similar photos used for the original album's back cover insert.

Bowie co-produced Pin Ups with Ken Scott, with contributing musicians including three former Spiders from Mars members -- guitarist Mick Ronson, bassist Trevor Bolder and keyboardist Mike Garson -- as well as drummer Aynsley Dunbar.

Here's the Pin Ups track list, along with the British Invasion-era artists who'd previously recorded the songs:

Side 1
"Rosalyn" (The Pretty Things)
"Here Comes the Night" (Them)
"I Wish You Would" (The Yardbirds)
"See Emily Play" (Pink Floyd)
"Everything's Alright" (The Mojos)
"I Can't Explain" (The Who)

Side 2
"Friday on My Mind" (The Easybeats)
"Sorrow" (The Merseys)
"Don't Bring Me Down" (The Pretty Things)
"Shapes of Things" (The Yardbirds)
"Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere" (The Who)
"Where Have All the Good Times Gone?" (The Kinks)

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Tunes by Elton John, Stevie Wonder among YouTube’s top Valentine’s Day love songs

ABC/Randy Holmes; Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images via ABCNeed some ideas for your Valentine's Day playlist? YouTube has released a list of the top 15 love songs that received a spike in views on the romantic holiday last year, and it includes quite a few veteran artists.

At #3 on the list was Elton John's "Can You Feel the Love Tonight," from the 1994 Lion King soundtrack, which saw a 72.38-percent jump on Valentine's Day in 2018.

Stevie Wonder's 1970 hit "Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)" landed at #6 on the tally with a 51.26-percent spike. Richard Marx's chart-topping 1989 ballad "Right Here Waiting" was #7 after a 44.85-percent jump. At #8 was Whitney Houston's classic rendition of Dolly Parton's "I Will Always Love You," with a 43.66-percent spike.

Other songs on the list included Elvis Presley's "Can't Help Falling In Love" at #11 and Bryan Adams' "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" at #13.

Number one on the list was Boyz II Men's 1994 chart-topper "I'll Make Love to You," which saw a 93.83-percent jump last Valentine's Day.

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Live Is the Answer: Todd Rundgen’s Utopia to release new concert album and video...

Cleopatra Records Last spring, Todd Rundgren reunited his old band Utopia for its first tour in 32 years, a North American trek that ran from an April 18 concert in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, through a June 5 show in Riverside, California. One of the performances, a May 22 concert in Chicago, was captured for a live album and video that will be released on April 5.

Todd Rundgren's Utopia: Live at the Chicago Theatre will be available as a two-CD/Blu-ray/DVD set and a limited-edition two-LP green-vinyl collection.

The CDs and video discs will feature the band's full 24-song set, which featured selections from the group's early prog-rock era and later power-pop period. Among the tunes performed were "Road to Utopia," "Set Me Free," "Love in Action," "Hammer in My Heart" and "Love Is the Answer," as well as a cover of The Move's "Do Ya," which also was featured on the 1975 Utopia concert album, Another Live.

The vinyl version of Live at the Chicago Theatre contains only 11 songs, and focuses mainly on the band's prog-rock material.

Utopia's reunion tour lineup features three-fourths of the band's longest-lived incarnation -- Rundgren, bassist Kasim Sulton and drummer Willie Wilcox -- as well as new keyboardist Gil Assayas.

You can pre-order both versions of Live at the Chicago Theatre at CleoRecs.com. Check out a preview video from the release at Cleopatra Records' official YouTube channel.

As previously reported, Rundgren will launch a hybrid book/concert tour in April in support of his recent memoir The Individualist: Digressions, Dreams & Dissertations. The North American portion of the trek kicks off April 10-11 in Atlanta.

Here's the track list of the CD version of the Live at the Chicago Theatre:

CD 1
"Utopia Theme"
"The Ikon"
"Another Life"
"Do Ya"
"The Wheel"
"Back on the Street"
"Back on the Street"
"Something's Coming"
"Overture -- Communion with the Sun"
"Last of the New Wave Riders"

CD 2
"Road to Utopia"
"Play This Game"
"Swing to the Right"
"Set Me Free"
"Love in Action"
"Hammer in My Heart"
"Princess of the Universe"
"I Will Wait"
"Rock Love"
"Love Is the Answer"
"One World"
"Just One Victory"

And here's the vinyl edition's track list:

Side A
"Utopia Theme 1"

Side B
"The Ikon"
"Another Life"
"Do Ya"

Side C
"Freedom Fighters"
"The Wheel"
"Back on the Street"
"Something's Coming"

Side D
"Overture -- Communion with the Sun"
"Last of the New Wave Riders"

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