The hip hop star Rick Ross says he's back to form after experiencing two seizures in one day.
Paul Stanley has undergone throat surgery to fix a few vocal problems.
After suffering persistent throat problems, Adele is to have surgery.
U2 admit they need to make a new album of hits if they are to survive in the music industry.
Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney does his bit to restore famous piano.
The TC Electronic Rottweiler Distortion is the latest pedal released in their growing pantheon of high quality effects for guitar.
The Slow Show, an indie folk band from Manchester, have had their drum kit stolen.
The Arctic Monkeys have revealed their name is the product of one suggestion.
New super group featuring Damon Albarn, Flea and Tony Allen is called Rocketjuice and the Moon.
You can win Avid Pro Tools 9 (including a free upgrade to Pro Tools 10) in our latest competition - the software is renowned for its creative power and flexibility.
Queen are looking to release demo tracks from the 80s.
Rapper Professor Green has spoken about his desire to work with Mike Skinner again.
Footballer Joey Barton wants to help reunite The Smiths.
Justin Bieber has said he is working with Kanye West and Drake on new studio album.
David Edwards has swapped his life playing the cello for making music instruments on a tiny scale.
Metallica are said to be in the early stages of developing a new 3D documentary.
An electric guitar by Blondie is to go under the hammer for charity.
Singer-songwriter John Mayer has undergone throat surgery.
Alan McGee is to sell music memorabilia next month at an auction in Stockport.
Urban star Tinie Tempah is hooking up with Gary Barlow and Chris Martin on new songs.
TC Electronic, the leading guitar technology manufacturer, has released a video showing what appears to be an iPhone 4, guitar pickups and lots of Lego Technics.
Musician Ray Manzerolle is to try out a saxophone that has been made out of plastic.
Oasis could get back together again to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Morning Glory, the band's second studio album.
The Beatles legend is continuing his wedding celebrations with a second party in the US.
Luka Coetze is a six-year-old cello prodigy who is already making noises with her skills.
Pearl Jam to auction Gibson Flying V guitar
Superstar Barry Manilow has shown his charitable side with a mammoth donation of music instruments.
The Hole singer has been ordered to pay £60,000 after losing valuable gems.
MC Hammer is developing a new search engine to rival Google and Microsoft.
Gallagher and Albarn go for a beer and bury the hatchet.
Gibson Through The Lens is an exhibition of some of the world's most famous musicians.
Gear4music.com is offering the chance to win a Rode NT1-A Mic Vocal Pack worth £159 just for 'liking' the page.
Harry Hill, revered TV comedian, has teamed up with Roland, Muzu TV and The Fly to give you the chance to win Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â£5,000 worth of music gear and a record deal.
Ranbir Kapoor learns guitar for his new movie Rockstar.
Pro Tools 10 offers the most cutting edge composition, recording, editing and mixing of music in the latest update of the most widely used audio workstation in the music industry.
Hit Brit rockers Muse to donate £15,000 worth of music equipment to Plymouth University to help students
Manic Street Preachers believe the age of the single is over.
A handwritten letter from Paul McCartney responding to drumming advert to go under the hammer.
Herbie Hancock is using technology in his latest live show.
An aspiring saxophone player has been told his saxophone poses a safety hazard on buses.
All four original members sat together for a press conference confirming The Stone Roses were back together again.
Fender has donated a bespoke Telecaster for the Love Ride 28 event, which raises money for charity.
MP Valerie Vaz believes that every primary school in England should have a piano.
The band will see their name in the Guinness Book of World Records when they perform their 300th show.
British reggae band UB40 have been declared bankrupt.
Icelandic star Bjork has been receiving rave reviews with her latest studio album Biophilia.
Teotronico is a piano playing robot with 19 fingers.
Rumours of The Stone Roses getting back together again could prove to be true.
Step forward the Norwegian musician who plays with instruments made entirely out of ice.
The rapper was stopped by border control for having a considerable amount of money on him.
Alex Turner has revealed his inspiration for music comes from the heart.
Rob Stammers was inspired to make an electric guitar after listening to the Foo Fighters new album.
A new device called the iTar literally transforms iPads into guitars.
Chris Martin drops a bombshell by announcing Mylo Xyloto could be the band's last ever album.
The Star Trek legend admits he had no idea who Queen were until he covered their anthem for his new album.
There will also be a discussion about how musicians can make touch-sensitive devices themselves.
A restored Steinway piano has found a new home at a high school.
Former Nirvana superstar plays drums again for Cage and the Elephant.
Morrissey has attacked the media for dumbing down society.
A plan to develop flats near the music venue has been rejected by the council.
The actor's unique collection of guitars has sold for $936,438. The money will go towards humanitarian causes.
The Pulp star has been appointed as editor-at-large by Faber and Faber.
Yamaha has added two new keyboards to its range of world-renowned instruments - the PSR-S650 and the PSR-A2000.
A music teacher has developed a new piano course that makes it easier to learn how to play the instrument.
A rare violin belonging to Lorin Maazel will be sold off at an auction next month.
Former Oasis star opens up on what he thinks of the current government.
Singer's publicist puts out a statement to quash rumours Beyonce is faking her pregnancy.
A rare cello has been stolen in a bold raid.
Chelsea goalkeeper Peter Cech reveals he likes playing drums.
The band kept a tight lid on any comment or press for The King of Limbs.
The tiny popstar is said to be collaborating with major urban stars on her new album.
Richard Gere's extensive collection of acoustic guitars and electric guitars are up for auction.
Nobby Solano mixes playing for Hartlepool United with playing in a band called Geordie Latinos
Jazz music is celebrated through guitars at a festival in Wrexham.
Gary Barlow has revealed his lucky piano stopped delivering the magic after Take That split in 1996.
Gear4music.com has leant its support to the Notate Composition Project at Manor CE School, York.
Beatles legend wed Nancy Shevell in low key ceremony.
The range of premium Minster Pianos has grown with the addition of the MLP100 and MLP300 digital pianos.
Country star Keith Urban is to auction his bespoke black Fender guitar for cancer charity.
Piano player Roger Williams has died.
Snoop Dogg is to star in a new TV sitcom.
New York hipsters Yeasayer are continuing to push the music boundary further with their new studio album.
Meinl, the leading percussion manufacturer, has made some exciting announcements to celebrate its 60th anniversary.
Coldplay frontman admits his kids don't listen to the band's music.
Brian May has suggested that Lady Gaga could be fronting the band when they go on tour.
The singer-songwriter believes guitar bands are underrepresented.
Steve Jobs, who has died, changed the face of music forever.
Director John Scheinfeld wants an unknown to take the lead role of the King of Rock.
Acoustic guitar player Bert Jansch has died of cancer at the age of 67.
TC Electronic iB Modified pedals combine the ground breaking sounds the Danish company are famous for, with the technical wizardry of M-Tech Audio's Massimo Mantovani.
Gibson releases the Krist Novoselic Signature RD bass guitar.
Slash has revealed he is working on his second studio album.
Noel Gallagher has a moan about X Factor contestants but admits daughter loves the show.
Adele has cancelled her US tour because of continuing problems with her vocals.
The Who's Roger Daltrey claims the music business lacks lead singers with the exception being Adele.
Dancing with the Stars' Mark Ballas has had his acoustic guitar stolen from his car.
School choir that has been inspired by Glee is in search of a new piano.
Hip hop star Jay-Z backs Barack Obama for a second term as US president.
Kiss wild man has married his long-term partner after 28 years.
Martin Scorsese's new documentary reveals a complex figure in George Harrison
Yamaha's DTX series of electronic drums kits gets new additions.
Sting celebrates hitting 60 with music friends including Bruce Springsteen and Stevie Wonder.
Brit band Kaiser Chiefs tell of concern of future of bands with guitars.
A new video casts the Royal brothers in a new light Ã¢â‚¬â€œ as aspiring young piano players.
Students who enrolled on a school orchestra programme with no instruments now each have their own clarinet courtesy of the OK Mozart International Music Festival.
Musicians laid on a mixed range of music as Afghanistan celebrated its first music festival in 30 years.
The Fender Modern Player Series shows the company's commitment to encouraging new players to join the family, by providing entry-level instruments that don't scrimp on Fender quality.