Billy Idol's New Album Set for October 21 Release; Listen to Lead Single Now

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_bf82114a34.jpgBFI Records/Kobalt Label Services -- Billy Idol has revealed the track list and release date for Kings & Queens of the Underground, the first studio album of original material from the veteran pop-punk star since 2005's Devil's Playground. The record will hit stores on October 21, and features lead single "Can't Break Me Down," which currently is streaming at Idol's official website and YouTube channel.

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Chuck Berry Honored with Sweden's Polar Music Prize, Misses Ceremony Due to Illness

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_3055a4cc89.jpgImage Courtesy of Chuck Berry's Management -- Chuck Berry was honored Tuesday as a laureate of the 2014 Polar Music Prize, although the 87-year-old rock 'n' roll pioneer could not attend the ceremony because of illness. Veteran British rocker Dave Edmunds was on hand to accept the honor from Sweden's King Carl XVI at the event, which took place at Stockholm's Concert Hall.

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Neil Young Has Filed for Divorce from Wife Pegi

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_4a665c510b.jpgImage Courtesy of Jake Blakesberg -- It appears that one of the rock world's great love stories may be coming to an end. As first reported at RollingStone.com, Neil Young recently filed for divorce from his wife, Pegi, after 36 years of marriage. The folk-rock legend filed a petition to dissolve the marriage on July 29 in the San Mateo County Superior Court in Redwood City, California.  A hearing on the matter has been scheduled for December 12.

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Expansive Box Set of Bob Dylan's "Basement Tapes" Sessions Due Out in November

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_44b49bdc5c.jpgPRNewsFoto/Legacy Recordings -- The Basement Tapes, the historic recordings Bob Dylan did with The Band during 1967 in the Woodstock, New York, area while he reportedly was recuperating from a serious motorcycle accident, is the subject of the upcoming 11th installment of the folk-rock legend's Bootleg Series.  A massive six-CD collection titled Bob Dylan and The Band: The Basement Tapes Complete is scheduled to be released on November 4.

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Vince Neil Salutes His Mötley Crüe Band Mates

M_MOTLEY CRUE credit MOTLEY RECORDS slash ELEVEN SEVEN MUSIC CLEARED.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1408997478435Image Courtesy Motley Records/Eleven Seven Records -- If you've seen Mötley Crüe on the All Bad Things Must Come to an End tour, you know that the three musicians on board -- Tommy Lee, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx -- are a talented bunch. Singer Vince Neil agrees; though the band members have had their share of spats over the years, the singer has no trouble admitting that he's surrounded by skilled professionals.

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