Stoner-rock stompers Queens of the Stone Age have released an interactive, online multi-media video extravaganza to promote "The Vampyre of Time and Memory" from their latest album, "Like Clockwork.”
Forty-three years ago on Nov. 17, Elton John recorded his first live album. It was released nearly six months later, titled simply "11-17-70." The opening track is a barn-burner, with John in great voice and playing a lively piano.
One of the greatest songs by the Grateful Dead, "China Cat Sunflower," is featured on the newly released "Sunshine Daydream" three-CD set, which was recorded live in 1972 in Oregon.
On his 71st birthday, the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration featuring Bob Weir and Warren Haynes took place in San Francisco.
Rock legend J.J. Cale suffered a fatal heart attack on Friday. He was best known for songs like "After Midnight" and "Cocaine," which were both popularized by Eric Clapton.