Rock News Randoms 5-22-18

Rock News Randoms 5-22-18

TOTO and their crew collected all the free toiletries from hotels on their European tour, and when the tour ended in Glasgow, they donated them all to a local women’s shelter.

KK DOWNING, former guitarist of JUDAS PRIEST, recently had to sell his share in over a hundred PRIEST tunes after a failed golf resort investment.

June 29 is the release date for three projects from the vaults of DAVID BOWIE.

DEE SNIDER’S solo album, For the Love of Metal will be out on July 27. Check out the announcement.

When FREDDIE MERCURY first heard VANILLA ICE’s “Ice Ice Baby”, he immediately recognized it as a blatant rip-off.  His assistant says he let his manager handle the legal issues, but at the same time he realized, quote, “that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.”

GENE SIMMONS admits he was a “jackass” for 29 years, running around on SHANNON TWEED.

BOB SEGER has rescheduled the tour dates he canceled due to a back injury. The Greenville, SC date that was scrapped on October 5 has now been rescheduled for December 20.