Music News Digest: Week Of August 14, 2022

August 21, 2022 by Amy Gold

During the week of August 14, 2022, it was announced that Bruce Springsteen will interview Rolling Stone co-founder Jann Wenner on September 13 at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Wenner will discuss key events in music history since the magazine's founding in 1967 as well as his upcoming memoir, "Like A Rolling Stone." This interview will be streamed live on

A separate special David Bowie-themed edition of the soon-to-be-relaunched music magazine, CREEM, will be included with Issue #1 coming out on September 15, 2022, one day before the world premiere of the new Bowie documentary, "Moonage Daydream." This special issue will feature archival CREEM articles plus new content focused on the late rock legend.

Finally, August 15, 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the original release of The Band's live album, "Rock Of Ages," which includes the Top 40 hit, "Don't Do It." This classic recording reached #6 on the Billboard 200 and soon after went gold.

In Memoriam:

Newly-Announced Tours & Shows:
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(For more information about the above news items, please see below for a list of sources with links.)