The Cars' sound would prove massively influential on radio-friendly guitar rock and synth-pop alike, and continues to be celebrated today.
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Stripped of its original synthesizers, Idol performed a bluesy rendition of his classic hit as part of the Citi Concert Series.
YouTube Music and Universal Music Group have announced an initiative to remaster a 1,000 iconic music videos including titles by Janet Jackson and Nirvana.
The Black Crowes could always be counted on to produce the finest Southern rock of the late 20th Century, and ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ is no exception.
On 31 December 1977, the Ramones headlined at the Rainbow, supported by Generation X and the Rezillos,
This year’s best punk music gifts cover anarchic offerings from both sides of the pond, including PiL, Billy Idol and The Damned.
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'Vital Idol', initially released in Britain in 1985 and in the United States in 1987, was the first remix record released by a rock superstar.
Iggy will reunite for the show with his 'Post-Pop Depression' band including Queens Of The Stone Age personnel and Arctic Monkeys' Matt Helders.
Iconic rocker Billy Idol has announced details of an extensive UK and European tour for the summer of 2018 with more dates to follow
Iconic former Van Halen mainstay Sammy Hagar is to be honored for his charity work by US charity Adopt The Arts in Los Angeles in January 2018
Three landmark 1980s era albums from Billy Idol's back catalogue have been remastered and will be given high-quality vinyl reissues in October
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A memorial concert in California on 23 January for US rock guitarist Ronnie Montrose will feature players from Aerosmith, Guns N' Roses, Whitesnake et al.