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Rock News Randoms 3-20-19

Rock News Randoms 3-20-19

ALEX LIFESON from the now-defunct RUSH says he doesn’t want to be in a band or tour again.  METALLICA will perform with the San Francisco Symphony this summer, to mark the 20th anniversary of“S&M“ . . . the live album they did together back in the day.  It’s happening at San Francisco’s new Chase Center arena, the future home of the…read more »

Rock News Randoms 3-15-19

Rock News Randoms 3-15-19

A QUEEN insider claims a “Bohemian Rhapsody” sequel is supposedly in the earliest stages of development, although there aren’t any details on how that would work.  But one of the movie’s producers says it isn’t happening. BILLY IDOL almost lost his eyesight filming the video for “Eyes Without a Face”.  He kept his contacts in too long, while getting no sleep,…read more »

Rock News Randoms 3-11-19

Rock News Randoms 3-11-19

ALICE COOPER and HALESTORM have announced a co-headlining tour and COOPER also announced a handful of dates with the HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES. COOPER also has an EP planned fro release later this year, followed by a full album in 2020. There’s also a musical in the works based on COOPER’s life. LIVE and BUSH are touring together this summer to celebrate the 25th anniversary of…read more »

Rock News Randoms 3-4-19

Rock News Randoms 3-4-19

AEROSMITH is taking its Vegas residency show on the road. Deuces Are Wild will make stops at casinos along the east coast this summer. CHRIS CORNELL’s former doctor is denying he overprescribed drugs to him.   SAMMY HAGAR says a MICHAEL ANTHONY reunion with VAN HALEN isn’t confirmed yet.    ANN and NANCY WILSON from HEART will play together for the first time in three years at a charity…read more »

Rock News Randoms 2-26-19

Rock News Randoms 2-26-19

A documentary called “The Show Must Go On: The Queen + Adam Lambert Story” will air on ABC on April 29th.  SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS filmed a show in London on February 20. No release date is available yet.  The trailer for “Rocketman” has been released. It’s a film about the life of ELTON JOHN,…read more »

Rock News Randoms 2-21-19

Rock News Randoms 2-21-19

RINGO STARR, SANTANA, EDGAR WINTER, ARLO GUTHRIE and the DOOBIE BROTHERS have been announced for the Woodstock 50th anniversary show that’s happening in August at the site of the original festival. There’s another 50th anniversary show happening the same weekend at another site, but no acts have been announced yet.   The guys in MOTLEY CRUE are blasting KISS for…read more »

Rock News Randoms 2-18-19

Rock News Randoms 2-18-19

TOMMY LEE of MOTLEY CRUE got married on Valentine’s Day. BRAD PITT is producing a documentary on the late CHRIS CORNELL.  Brad was at the benefit concert put on by Chris’ family and friends last month.   We love a good mash-up, and this fits the bill. “We Will Pop, Funk, Rock and Soul You,” features QUEEN, mashed up…read more »

Rock News Randoms 2-12-19

Rock News Randoms 2-12-19

MICK JAGGER is teasing fans with a snippet of a new STONES tune on his social media accounts. The clip has a message below that says “2019 – all about writing, recording … and a tour!”. Thirsty IRON MAIDEN fans can now get a keg of their Trooper brew. It’s called Trooper Nitro. JON ANDERSON has…read more »

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