Rock News Randoms – 6-22-18

Rock News Randoms – 6-22-18

OZZY OSBOURNE and TONY IOMMI say they would both be cool with BLACK SABBATH reuniting to perform at the Commonwealth Games in 2022, as it will happen in their hometown of Birmingham, U.K..

KRIST NOVOSELIC’s new band GIANTS IN TREES will open for the FOO FIGHTERS during a Seattle show in September.  Could we see an onstage reunion of Krist and his former NIRVANA bandmates DAVE GROHL and PAT SMEAR?

SLASH is hitting the road with MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS. They have a new album coming on September 21, titled Living the Dream.

In a recent interview with Billboard, STEVE MILLER announced the he and PETER FRAMPTON will release an album together, perhaps in 2019. The two are touring together and recording the shows.

FOREIGNER is doing a special reunion show at Sturgis in South Dakota featuring all the original members.

MOTORHEAD may be gone, but they can still get you drunk.  They’re rolling out their new IPA this weekend at a brewery in Michigan

ROBERT PLANT says he turned down a cameo in “Game of Thrones” . . . because he “didn’t want to be typecast.”  Basically because LED ZEPPELIN had a lot of lyrics about fantasy and Viking-type stuff back in the day. Meanwhile, LED ZEPPELIN is planning to release an expanded box set version of The Song Remains The Same on September 7. That date is important, as it commemorates the first time the four members performed together. The new set will include four previously unreleased live tracks and more goodies.

PAUL MCCARTNEY has released two new songs, and announced that a new album called “Egypt Station” is coming September 7. Check out “Come On To Me” and “I Don’t Know”.