Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Playing NYC Club Show to Celebrate New Album's Release

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_4ca2903c9d.jpgPhoto: Shepard Fairey -- Joan Jett & the Blackhearts' brand-new studio effort, Unvarnished, arrived in stores on Tuesday and the veteran rockers will play a special club show in New York City tonight to celebrate its release.  The concert, which is sold out, will see Jett and company rock the stage at Santos Party House.

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John Lennon's Childhood Home to Be Auctioned at Liverpool's Cavern Club

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_9b8e0589e6.jpgFox Photos/Getty Images -- A house in Liverpool, England, where John Lennon spent his early years is scheduled to be auctioned off later this month at the city's famous Cavern Club venue.  The Liverpool Echo reports that the Beatles legend lived with his parents and grandparents at the home, which is located at 9 Newcastle Road in the Wavertree section of Liverpool, from his birth until he was about five years old.

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Angry Elton John Drops F-Bombs at Paparazzi

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_e83128ce72.jpgFacebook.com/EltonJohn -- Elton John is not a big fan of photographers, a fact he demonstrated a few years ago when he was caught on camera in Taiwan calling them "rude, vile pigs."  He proved once again that the paparazzi are not his favorite people on Monday night, when he dropped several f-bombs -- and worse -- when accosted by TMZ.

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Paul McCartney to Discuss "New" Album in First-Ever Live Twitter Q&A

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_99ef37ed9d.jpgPhoto: Mary McCartney -- Paul McCartney fans who want to find out details about the rock legend's upcoming album, New, soon will have the opportunity to ask the man himself about the release.  McCartney is set to field questions about the record during in his first-ever live Twitter Q&A, which is scheduled for this Thursday, October 3, at 8:40 a.m. ET. 

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Kinks Guitarist Dave Davies Lines Up New Solo Tour Dates

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_20c5d99eb0.jpgIan Heath/MetaMedia -- On the heels of news that Dave and Ray Davies have recently discussed the possibility of a Kinks 50th anniversary tour for next year, Dave has announced that he'll be playing a new series of solo U.S. concerts in November.  The 66-year-old guitar legend has scheduled six shows, running from a November 12 concert in New York City through a November 19 stop in Evanston, Illinois.

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