Ex-Yes Singer Jon Anderson Taking Part in New Progressive Rock Cruise

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_ed5f619528.jpgPhoto: Robin Kauffman -- Original Yes frontman Jon Anderson is one of the many artists who'll set sail on a new progressive-rock-themed cruise scheduled to take place this February.  The Progressive Nation at Sea event will embark from Miami on February 18 and visit two Bahamian locations -- Freeport and the private island of Great Stirrup Cay -- before returning to port on February 22.

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Aerosmith Withdraws from Festival Dates in Shanghai and Taipei

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_15482ebf4a.jpgAeroForceOne.com -- Aerosmith has withdrawn from a couple of festival appearances in Shanghai, China and Taipei, Taiwan, with the band saying a local promoter was unable to meet contractual obligations. The band expressed their frustrations and apologized to their fans in a statement issued on Sunday. The Shanghai appearance was scheduled for Wednesday, and the Taipei appearance for Saturday.

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Allman Brothers, Bob Weir & RatDog Foster Collaborative Vibe at Second Annual Peach Music Festival

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_270af7f2c5.jpgFacebook.com/ThePeachMusicFestival -- Over the weekend, The Allman Brothers Band hosted their second annual Peach Music Festival at Montage Mountain in Scranton, PA. The band co-headlined two of the three days at the event with founding Grateful Dead singer/guitarist Bob Weir and his band RatDog, who ABB guitarist Derek Trucks says was a perfect match for the festival.

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Check Out New Starship Single, "It's Not the Same as Love," Online Now

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_52aa029fe8.jpgPhoto: Pat Johnson -- Fans of Starship Featuring Mickey Thomas can now check out the veteran pop rockers' brand-new single, "It's Not the Same as Love," by visiting Loud & Proud Records' official SoundCloud page.  The song will be featured on the group's upcoming studio album, Loveless Fascination, which will be released on September 17.

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Upcoming Bloody Beetroots Album to Feature Peter Frampton and Tommy Lee in Addition to Paul McCartney

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_903b07f205.jpgGregg Roth; Facebook.com/TommyLeeTV -- It turns out Paul McCartney isn't the only rock legend who's been working with Italian dance artist The Bloody Beetroots.  The eclectic electronica musician, who also goes by the name of Sir Bob Cornelius Rifo, has revealed full details about his forthcoming album, Hide, which in addition to the McCartney collaboration, "Out of Sight," features appearances by Peter Frampton and Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee.

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