Rock News Randoms 12-3-18

Rock News Randoms 12-3-18

METALLICA is releasing a live acoustic album on double vinyl on February 9.  It’ll include originals, plus covers of songs by Deep Purple, Blue Oyster Cult, Nazareth, and Bob Seger. It’s called “Helping Hands . . . Live & Acoustic at the Masonic”,

AXL ROSE says QUEEN is the best band of all time, and FREDDIE MERCURY is the greatest frontman. 

Check out DEF LEPPARD’s cover of “Personal Jesus” from their new compilation “The Story So Far – The Best Of”.

The Bohemian Rhapsody movie is now the #1 music biopic in the U.S., and has is also #1 worldwide, earning more than $500 million.

One of JON BON JOVI’s wines was just named the best rosé of 2018. 

KEITH RICHARDS says there could be a new ROLLING STONES album coming in 2019.

January 15 is the date for the release of “Rock Stars at Home”, featuring photos and stories from OZZY, DAVID BOWIE, ELVIS, the BEATLES and more.

The film adaptation of MÖTLEY CRÜE‘s biography, “The Dirt – Confessions Of The World’s Most Notorious Rock Band”, will be released on March 22, according to Vince Neil. The movie, which is being helmed by “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” director Jeff Tremaine, was picked up by Netflix after being previously developed at Focus Features and before that at Paramount.