Rock News Randoms 2-6-19

Rock News Randoms 2-6-19

Some guys in a band called Terrorizer ran into BRIAN JOHNSON at an airport and asked him if he’s back with AC/DC.  He told them yes, and said he was, quote, “sick of denying it”.

PETER JACKSON is making a documentary about the BEATLES. No release date yet, but it will supposedly be based on 55 hours of never before seen footage of the band in the studio 50 years ago.  In other BEATLE news, a few years ago, PAUL MCCARTNEY sent a roadie out to pick up a bottle of whiskey, and gave him $2.50 to pay for it.  Paul’s biographer says, quote, “You can’t be that famous for that many years and still be in touch with ordinary people.” 

Some guy who toured EDDIE VEDDER’s house says Eddie uses a “VMA” Moonman that PEARL JAM won as a doorstop.  Eddie told him, quote, “Obviously, you know what I think of MTV.”

There’s a DAVID BOWIE biopic in the works called “Stardust” 

A new DEEP PURPLE album may be on the way. IN a recent interview, guitarist STEVE MORSE said the band woulkd be in the studio this year, and might possibly tour as well.

SLASH, LYNYRD SKYNYRD and SAMMY HAGAR AND THE CIRCLE have all added tour dates this year, but there none yet posted in our area.

GILBEY CLARKE, former GNR axeman, will release a solo album later this year titled “The Gospel Truth”.

STEVEN TYLER from AEROSMITH has opened a home for abused and neglected girls in Tennessee. It’s his second “Janie’s House” – the first one was opened in Atlanta in 2017. 

ROBERT PLANT took the stage with a new band recently. They’re called SAVING GRACE.