To celebrate 50 years of Thin Lizzy, Universal have announced the first instalment of an archive release programme that will cover the career of one of the most iconic and respected bands of the 1970s. Coming on 23rd October 2020, ‘Rock Legends’ is a six CD one DVD Super Deluxe Edition that features 99 Tracks in total.
EXCLUSIVE: Iron Maiden's Adrian Smith has commented on the passing of producer Martin Birch, expressing his shock and calling it; "very sad". The guitarist who worked with Birch for almost a decade during his initial tenure in Iron Maiden, made the comments while speaking to eonmusic about his book 'Monsters of River & Rock', which is released via Virgin Books on 3rd September 2020.
Black Sabbath are set celebrate the 50th anniversary in 2020 of their groundbreaking, multi-million selling album Paranoid with a 5-LP/4CD edition released on October 9th, featuring the vinyl debut of two 1970 concerts.
Gloria Estefan has released “Cuando Hay Amor,” the first single off her long-awaited new studio album, Brazil305. Coming worldwide on August 13th, 2020 on Sony Music, the set is her first release in seven years, and features four original compositions, plus Estefan’s most loved chart-topping hits reimagined with Brazilian rhythms.
Kiss, System of a Down, and Biffy Clyro are set to headline Download Festival 2021. The news comes as the bill shifts minimally from 2020's postponement, which occurred due to the coronavirus pandemic. The festival will take place on 4-6 June 2021 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire.