I guess you could say this about any recent year, but 2012 often felt a lot like the late '70s. We got high-profile studio releases by Van Halen, ZZ Top, Aerosmith, Neil Young, Carlos Santana, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Rush, Kiss, Joe Walsh, Asia, Ringo Starr, Alvin Lee, Jeff Lynne and two members of The Jam, plus a live Led Zeppelin album and a pair of new songs by The Rolling Stones.
Alt-rock legends Jane's Addiction have officially added a third leg to their current "Theatre of the Escapists" tour. Dates have yet to be announced, but you can find a list of cities and venues beneath the video. Tickets are expected to be available for presale later this week.
UK rockers Band of Skulls released their latest album -- Sweet Sour -- in the US today via an iTunes exclusive. They've also chosen today to release the music video for the album's title track, which you can check out below.
Southhampton, England's Band of Skulls are taking some time out from finishing up their second album to play select dates in North America this fall. They'll be performing new songs at these shows, along with songs from their debut album, Baby Darling Doll Face Honey.