Woodstock founder Michael Lang announced the lineup for the 50th anniversary celebration, August 16th, 17th and 18th in Watkins Glen, New York. Friday, August 16th: Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters Santana John Fogerty The Killers Miley Cyrus The Lumineers The Raconteurs Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats Run the Jewels Michael Franti & Spearhead John Sebastian Melanie The Head and The Heart Click here for additional acts Saturday, August 17th: Dead & Company David Crosby & Friends Dawes India Arie Chance the Rapper Country Joe McDonald Amy Helm (Levon's daughter) The Black Keys Greta Van Fleet Portugal. The Man Leon Bridges Gary Clark Jr. Click [...]
50 people have been charged for their involvement in the nationwide college admissions scam, but the number of people involved seems to be much higher. The alleged ringleader of the $25 million scheme, William Rick Singer, is charged with racketeering, money laundering, conspiracy and obstruction of justice. Though the FBI's "Operation Varsity Blues" named 50 people in the scandal yesterday, Singer told feds he's actually assisted 761 students get into the college of their choice. Singer told authorities he collected between $200,000 and $6.5 million from parents, depending on which school they wanted their kids to get into. Singer is facing up to 65 [...]
[Photo via Newscom] Luke Perry has passed away at age 52, according to TMZ. He suffered a massive stroke last week and never recovered. The TV icon and heartthrob who rose to fame on "Beverly Hills, 90210". Luke passed away Monday morning at St. Joseph's Hospital in Burbank surrounded by his family. He was in a medically induced coma. Perry had not been announced as part of the Beverly Hills 90210 reboot but had been filming scenes for Riverdale and Quentin Tarantino's upcoming Charles Manson bio-pic.
Eddie Van Halen has a new sneaker to celebrate Van Halen's first album and tour. The 1978 High Top, which is available at EddieVanHalenStore.com, are black and white with a live photo of Van Halen playing guitar on the first world tour on the outer side of the shoe, with 1978 displayed on the inner side. The Eddie Van Halen logo is on the tongue of the shoe. A pair costs $64.78. Van Halen has five other sneakers, each designed after some of his iconic guitars. (Source: Classic Daily)
Motley Crue cover "Like a Virgin" by Madonna on The Dirt soundtrack. It's one of four new songs on the album, which is due out March 22nd, the day the film debuts on Netflix. The other new tracks are "Ride With the Devil," "Crash and Burn" and the first single, "The Dirt (Est. 1981)," which features rapper Machine Gun Kelly. Kelly plays Tommy Lee in the film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTOEkgqkS6c (Source: Classic Daily)