Velvet Revolver Still "Waiting for the Right Person"

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_090abfada2.jpgDuff-Loaded.com -- Ever since Scott Weiland was dismissed from Velvet Revolver in 2008, fans have been waiting for the supergroup to replace the singer and make some new music.  Bassist Duff McKagan says that while each member of the band is working on his own projects, they are always on the lookout for a new frontman for Velvet Revolver.

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Chicago to Appear in Larry David's Upcoming HBO Movie, "Clear History"

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_f47c7a3198.jpgFacebook.com/Chicago.Official -- Fans of Chicago will soon get to see the band make a cameo appearance in the upcoming HBO film Clear History, which stars and was co-written by Curb Your Enthusiasm mastermind Larry David.  The movie, which premieres on August 10, tells the story of a man who starts his life over with a new identity after a bad business decision leaves him in financial ruins.

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Grammy-Winning Singer-Songwriter JJ Cale Dead at 74

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_873bdd1f95.jpgJane Richey/JJCale.comSinger-songwriter JJ Cale died on Friday at a hospital in La Jolla, California, after suffering a heart attack, according to a statement on his website. He was 74.  Cale was never widely known as a solo artist, though he was revered by his musical peers.  He scored lasting hits when his songs were recorded by other artists, most notably Eric Clapton, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Johnny Cash and The Allman Brothers, among others.

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Faces' Ian McLagan Says He'll Appear in Upcoming Keith Richards Documentary

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_6c379cdfe8.jpgTheresa DiMenno; Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesIan McLagan is best known as the founding keyboardist of The Small Faces and The Faces, but the acclaimed rocker also spent some time as a sideman with The Rolling Stones.  That association apparently has led to his involvement in a new documentary about Keith Richards that movie star Johnny Depp is directing.

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Ex-Foreigner Singer Lou Gramm Schedules New North American Concerts

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_b65892cd2b.jpgMusic City MediaFresh off of his recent induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame last month, ex-Foreigner frontman Lou Gramm is gearing up for a series of late-summer and early-fall North American concerts.  The lauded singer has eight shows on his itinerary, stretching from an August 9 performance in Navan, Canada, through an October 11 appearance in Port Washington, New York.

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