Rock News Randoms 6-4-19

Rock News Randoms 6-4-19

ROBERT PLANT has launched his new podcast series, “Digging Deep: The Robert Plant Podcast”. In the first episode, he talks about the song “Calling to You”, from his Fate of Nations album that was released in 1993.

The battle between TOM PETTY’s widow and his daughters continues. The widow thinks the daughters are trying to sell out his image in ways he never would have agreed to, issuing a statement saying “Adria wanted to authorize Tom’s name and likeness to be used to promote products akin to Paul Newman, whose face adorns bottles of salad dressing and so on,” it states. “But Tom would never have permitted such a thing”.

WENDY DIO, widow of RONNIE JAMES DIO, is working on a documentary of his life. Meanwhile, the “Dio Returns” hologram tour is underway, and here’s a video of what fans will see if they attend a show.

“On With The Show”, a documentary about Y&T, is scheduled to be released before the end of the year. 

Watch ROB HALFORD from JUDAS PRIEST kick a cell phone out of a fan’s hand in the middle of a song. HALFORD says the fan was “physically interfering” with his performance.