Rock News Randoms 5-16-18

Rock News Randoms 5-16-18

Model PAULINA PORIZKOVA has been married to RIC OCASEK of THE CARS for 29 years.  But it turns out they split up a year ago.


LYNYRD SKYNYRD guitarist GARY ROSSINGTON says he’s had several heart attacks ONSTAGE.

QUEEN with ADAM LAMBERT are doing a 10-day residency in Las Vegas. In other QUEEN news, the band has released the full trailer for the “Bohemian Rhapsody” documentary, which will be out on November 2.

A massive, 600-page BEASTIE BOYS memoir is coming out on October 30th.

The ROLLING STONES are prepping another release in their “From the Vault” series. No Security – San Jose 1999 will be out on July 13 in a variety of formats. Check out the teaser trailer.

During a solo gig, LINDSEY BUCKINGHAM talked about his rift with FLEETWOOD MAC.  He said the rest of the band “lost perspective” and harmed the legacy of the band.  But he refused to launch a personal attack when someone in the crowd yelled, “[Eff] STEVIE NICKS!”

There will be a candlelight vigil for CHRIS CORNELL at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Friday, May 18, the first anniversary of his death.

FRANCES BEAN COBAIN settled her divorce, and ended up letting go of one of her dad’s guitars that’s probably worth MILLIONS – it’s the one KURT COBAIN played on MTV Unplugged.  She and her ex had been fighting over it, but apparently Frances finally decided to let it go just to get the proceedings over with.

DEF LEPPARD is getting their own brew. Look for DEF LEPPARD PALE while the band is on tour this summer with JOURNEY. The beer will be available at most of the tour stops, as well as some of the cities near the shows.