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No Fun Mondays!

Billie Joe Armstrong Launches “No Fun Mondays” with Johnny Thunders Cover

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Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong continues with his "No Fun Mondays" sessions with Johnny Thunders' "You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory", uploaded earlier today, March 30.READ MORE

Christina Aguilera

Discovery Channel Planning Summer Series with Ellie Goulding, Christina Aguilera & Usher

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Discovery Channel is planning a summer series with Ellie Goulding, Christina Aguilera, Usher, Joan Jett, Dave Matthews and Steven Tyler to bring stories of the animal kingdom to television viewers. The series is set to kick off on July 9 and will run in six parts, which each recording artist acting as the voice of an episode over three weeks.READ MORE

Fat Mike of NOFX

NOFX Details 'The Hepatitis Bathtub Stories and Other Stories' 352-Page Autobiography

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NOFX has detailed the release of its upcoming 352-page autobiography titled "The Hepatitis Bathtub Stories and Other Stories," which will be released in Spring of 2016.READ MORE

Lorde

Louis Tomlinson, Lorde, Keith Richards and More Music Superstitions

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Mike Tyson and Joan Jett began an interesting interchange on this day 30 years ago: The rock star called the up-and-coming boxer before his bout with Larry Sims, whom Iron Mike would crush. Tyson saw the call as an omen of good luck, and insisted that Jett call him before every match for nearly five years. He finally broke the streak during 1990 before facing Buster Douglas...and ultimately lost the fight, a first for his career. The guitarist may not have been the superstitious one in this case, but plenty of musicians have their own good luck ceremonies before concerts. Here are five, including Lorde, Louis Tomlonson and more.READ MORE

Joan Jett

Joan Jett and The Runaways Rocked by Kim Fowley Rape Allegation

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The rock 'n' roll world was shocked this week when Jackie Fuchs—who played bass with Joan Jett and The Runaways under the alias Jackie Fox—alleged that famed manager Kim Fowley raped her after a gig during the '70s. The incident was made even less comfortable by Fuchs' implication that Jett was present and looked on as the event took place. The guitarist, who was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, denied the latter suggestion.READ MORE

Foo Fighters perform in 2015

Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters WILL Perform in Washington D.C. on July 4th

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Music Times reported earlier this week that the Foo Fighters could be in quite a bit of financial trouble if frontman Dave Grohl isn't able to bounce back quickly from the leg fracture he suffered a few weeks ago...but it seems our fears are assuaged as the band has hinted that he'll be back at the fore for the band's July 4th concert in Washington D.C.READ MORE

Dave Grohl's leg.

Dave Grohl's Injury Could Cost Foo Fighters Arm AND a Leg; $50 Million+?

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Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters are bummed that the band won't be able to tour for some time because of the frontman's leg injury, but a new report from Billboard suggests that the time away from the road will have a much greater impact on the band financially.READ MORE

The Who

Bruce Springsteen Plays 'My Generation' With the Who at Benefit Concert [WATCH]

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The 11th annual MusiCares Map Fund Benefit Concert took place Thursday night at New York's Best Buy Theater with an evening dedicated to music of the Who, complete with performances by Joan Jett, Bruce Springsteen, Willie Nile and Billy Idol.READ MORE

Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge Talks Tour with Blondie, Joan Jett, New Los Angeles Live DVD

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Melissa Etheridge is about to release a tribute to her last tour with the new live DVD 'A Little Bit of Me: Live in L.A.' while simultaneously preparing for her next gig, a co-headlining run with Blondie that will bring also Joan Jett into the fold for a few shows. Music Times had the chat with the Grammy/Oscar-winner while she prepped for the upcoming tour...we found her favorite Los Angeles venues, what city's audiences trumps even her hometown crowd, as well as being a Debbie Harry-fangirl during high school.READ MORE

Miley Cyrus, Laura Jane Grace, Joan Jett Perform

Miley Cyrus, Laura Jane Grace, Joan Jett Perform 'Androgynous' For Happy Hippie Charity's Backyard Sessions

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Earlier this week, Miley Cyrus launched her Happy Hippie Foundation's Backyard Sessions. The charity seeks to help issues affecting homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable populations. The sessions feature Cyrus teaming with another artist for a special performance straight from the Bangerz singer's backyard. So far she's performed "Different" with Joan Jett and a solo cover of Dido's "No Freedom" in honor of late transgender teen Leelah Alcorn. Now she's again enlisted Jett along with Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace for a cover of The Replacements' "Androgynous."READ MORE

Happy Hippie Backyard Sessions: Miley Cyrus & Joan Jett

Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett Team Up For Happy Hippie Charity's Backyard Sessions; Perform "Different" [WATCH]

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Miley Cyrus is on a mission to help the marginalized youth of America. From brining a homeless teen onstage to accept her MTV Video Music Award to calling out the Indiana governor over the discriminating religious freedom law, Cyrus is ready to use her platform for change with her new Happy Hippie Foundation, an organization that seeks to help issues affecting homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable populations.READ MORE

Lou Reed

Joan Jett, Lou Reed Belongings Join Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Collection

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Saturday night will mark the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony for Joan Jett, Lou Reed, Green Day, Ringo Starr, Stevie Ray Vaughn and more. Along with Reed and Jett, their personal belongings will be inducted into the Hall of Fame collection.READ MORE

Joan Jett & Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus To Present Joan Jett & the Blackhearts At Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Zac Brown Added To 2015 Performers List

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Miley Cyrus will present Joan Jett & the Blackhearts at their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 18. It's unclear whether the "Wrecking Ball" singer will perform, but a Jett/Cyrus duet could be a possibility as the ceremony is known to feature collaborative performances.READ MORE

Green Day

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Bracket Challenge Championship: Green Day and Joan Jett and The Blackhearts

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The voters have spoken, and only two performers remain in Music Times' annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tournament: Green Day ad Joan Jett and The Blackhearts. By combining the obsessive bracketology of March Madness with the annual naming of nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, we allow you, the fans, to vote for nominees competitively, and therefore choose just one winner. Last year's champ was Peter Gabriel, who overtook KISS in the championship. Vote below and check back on Friday to see who the readers of Music Times have chosen to join him in the halls of our bracketology Hall of Fame: Green Day or Joan Jett?READ MORE

Joan Jett

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Bracket Challenge Final Four: Nine Inch Nails, Green Day, The Smiths and Joan Jett Battle for Championship

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Heavy hitters such as Nine Inch Nails, Green Day have both moved on to the Final Four of Music Times' annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tournament, while some upsets have gotten through to the Final Four as well. By combining the obsessive bracketology of March Madness with the annual naming of nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, we allow you, the fans, to vote for nominees competitively, and therefore choose just one winner. Last year's champ was Peter Gabriel, who overtook KISS in the championship. Vote below and check back next Monday for the Championship match.READ MORE

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