Def Leppard to Host AXS TV "Day of Hysteria" Marathon Later This Month

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_467d5a5955.jpgPress Here Publicity -- Def Leppard will hit the AXS TV airwaves to host a 12-hour block of rock concert specials on Sunday, December 29, including the broadcast premiere of the band's own Viva! Hysteria show. For the "Day of Hysteria" event, the pop-metal group's five members will be featured commenting about their classic 1987 album Hysteria and the Las Vegas residency they played this past spring that featured a full performance of the record.

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Report: Biopic About The Beach Boys' Dennis Wilson No Longer in Production

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_353384edc7.jpgLegacy Recordings -- A planned biopic titled The Drummer about late Beach Boys member Dennis Wilson has been indefinitely shelved, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  The film's producers tell the publication that several factors have led to the project being put on ice, including the fact that actor Aaron Eckhart, who'd signed on to star in the film, dropped out in June 2012, because he was apparently exhausted from working on another movie, the upcoming I, Frankenstein.

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Report: Prince to Appear on "New Girl" Super Bowl Episode

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_a414f52cf7.jpgVince Bucci/STARTRAKS PHOTO via ABC -- Prince is reportedly set to make a rare television appearance on an episode of Fox's New Girl that will air on Super Bowl Sunday -- February 2, 2014. Sources tell E! News that the legendary entertainer, who is a fan of the show, will play himself.  The upcoming episode will be centered around the singer's notorious house parties, where he is rumored to come between the show's favorite couple: Jess, played by Zooey Deschanel, and Nick, portrayed by Jake Johnson.

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Bon Jovi's Sambora Would "Definitely Think About" Rejoining Bon Jovi in 2014

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_c4cd4339c0.jpgPress Here Publicity -- When Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora up and left the band in the middle of its world tour, the group soldiered on as rumors swirled about why he'd left.  Sambora has since revealed that he wanted more time with his family after 30 years of non-stop touring, but he says he has no problem with the idea of rejoining the band. Speaking to Billboard about getting back together with Jon Bon Jovi and the guys, Richie says, "Yes, I would think about it for sure.  There's no malice here."

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The Beatles Among Artists to Be Honored with Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_944afa1e80.jpgCBS Photography 1964 -- The Beatles are among the artists and other music luminaries whom The Recording Academy will honor next month with Special Merit Awards. The Fab Four will be recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award at a special invite-only event in Los Angeles on January 25, the evening before the 56th annual Grammy Awards ceremony.

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