(Update) Rest in Peace, Carrie Fisher: 1956 – 2016

(Update) Rest in Peace, Carrie Fisher: 1956 – 2016

According to People Magazine, actress/author Carrie Fisher has died at the age of 60 from complications associated with her recent heart attack: Iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher dies at 60 https://t.co/N6gM9k2FfU pic.twitter.com/jEjJNeNTDo — People Magazine (@people) December 27, 2016 People also passed along the following statement from her family’s spokesman, Simon Halls: “It is […]

U2 Planning Big Things for 2017: New Album, ‘Joshua Tree’ 30th Anniversary Events and More

U2 Planning Big Things for 2017: New Album, ‘Joshua Tree’ 30th Anniversary Events and More

On Christmas, U2 released an intriguing video featuring the band members decorating a ‘Joshua Tree’ and some rather specific words from front man Bono: “Happy Christmas, everyone. Next year’s gonna be a big year for the U2 group. We have Songs of Experience coming. And to honor the 30th anniversary of Joshua Tree, we have […]

Rest in Peace, George Michael: 1963 – 2016

Rest in Peace, George Michael: 1963 – 2016

George Michael, tremendously successful solo musician (with hits including “Freedom,” “Faith,” “Careless Whisper” and more) and member of the 1980s’ pop group Wham!, has died at the age of just 53. His publicist made the announcement on Sunday: #Breaking George Michael has "passed away peacefully at home", his publicist says. pic.twitter.com/3EA9FsGfem — Press Association (@PA) […]

Happy 73rd Birthday to Legendary Guitarist Albert Lee!

Happy 73rd Birthday to Legendary Guitarist Albert Lee!

We at Rock Cellar would like to extend a very happy and healthy 73rd birthday legendary British guitarist Albert Lee! Albert is known for his fingerstyle and hybrid picking technique and has worked both in the studio and on tour with many famous musicians including Eric Clapton, the Everly Brothers, Bill Wyman, Emmylou Harris and Rosanne Cash, […]

Watch: Paul McCartney, Jimmy Fallon, the Roots and the Cast of ‘Sing’ Doing ‘Wonderful Christmastime’ Will Warm Even the Coldest of Hearts

Watch: Paul McCartney, Jimmy Fallon, the Roots and the Cast of ‘Sing’ Doing ‘Wonderful Christmastime’ Will Warm Even the Coldest of Hearts

‘Tis the season for holiday magic, and it transpired on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday night as Sir Paul McCartney joined Fallon, the Roots, and the cast of the new animated film Sing (including Scarlett Johannson, Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon and Seth MacFarlane) for a spirited rendition of Macca’s classic “Wonderful Christmastime”: […]

Richard Marx — Yes, THAT Richard Marx — and Wife Daisy Fuentes Subdued a Violent Passenger on Korean Air Flight

Richard Marx — Yes, THAT Richard Marx — and Wife Daisy Fuentes Subdued a Violent Passenger on Korean Air Flight

So, here’s something you don’t see in the news everyday. Richard Marx, noted songwriter/hitmaker responsible for classics such as “Right Here Waiting” and “Hazard,” was on a Korean Air flight with his wife, longtime MTV personality Daisy Fuentes, when chaos erupted. Apparently, an unruly passenger began acting violently, attacking passengers and crew members until Marx […]