Today in Music News 4.4.17
Every weekday we take a look at what’s happening in music news. Check out the headlines for today, here!
- The Beatles are going all out for the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, and we’ve finally gotten a release date for their expanded edition! In conjunction with the regular album, you’ll get “Strawberry Fields Forever” and “Penny Lane” as added bonus’. This will be hitting shelves on May 26th.
- The Beatles aren’t the only band celebrating anniversaries this time of year, as Foreigner is now approaching 40 years. So to add to the fun, we’re getting two new Foreigner songs on their two CD set called 40.You’re gonna get 40 original songs, with the new ones on May 19th.
- Speaking of new music, Eddie Van Halen just released a previously unheard instrumental song called “Strike”. This was recorded back in 1984 for the film The Wild Life, and you can listen to the entire song right now, right here.
- Are you a big fan of the Mummy movies? What about the Rolling Stones? Or Tom Cruise? If you like all three, you’re in for a treat. The Mummy movies are getting redone with the always famous Tom Cruise, and in the new trailer we hear “Paint It Black” from the Stones! Maybe, if the movie sucks, at least the soundtrack will be at least decent. The new Mummy movie comes out June 9th.
SOURCE: Ultimate Classic Rock