Jagger tells fans “see you again soon” after last anniversary show, with guests Springsteen, Gaga and Taylor plus tribute to Newtown shooting victims
AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Dio, Motley Crue and Rainbow supergroup tour plans… Fleetwood Mac Rumours returns… Rush release 2112 ibook… Black Keys’ album disappointment… Treatment hit London… Heavy metal census win… Alter Bridge plan year… Plant to take time off… Crashdiet UK tour… Shankar posthumous Grammy… Linkin Park’s Kiss compliment… Mustaine is a tarantula… Nelson’s 90s radio fight… Def Leppard tape truth
It’s the halfway stage of 2010 – roll on Xmas. Seriously, though, there have been some damn fine albums released already this year. So, here’s the Classic Rock guide to best 50 so far. This is in alphabetical order, 10 a day.
The Black Keys have revealed the surprising inspiration behind the song Ten Cent Pistol on new album Brothers.