Yet another setback for Woodstock 50: Their permit for an alternative location has been denied, allegedly because the application was incomplete and filed late.
MIKE MCCREADY, guitarist for PEARL JAM, recently created and hosted the the Peak to Sky Music Festival in Montana. There was an all star jam, featuring MCCREADY with some friends – members of GNR, FOO FIGHTERS and the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS. Check out photos and video here.
DAVID LEE ROTH says he and the VAN HALEN brothers have always hated each other. Read more here.
MARILYN MANSON has a part in the new miniseries of STEPHEN KING’s “The Stand” . . . and he and SHOOTER JENNINGS did a cover of “The End” by the DOORS for the soundtrack.
On Friday, July 12, DAVID BOWIE‘s estate will celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Space Oddity” with a special reissue single that can be purchased on his website.
SLAYER announced the final dates of their farewell tour, supported by Primus, Ministry and Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals performing a vulgar display of Pantera, Catch the show at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Sunday November 3.
LED ZEPPELIN continue their 50th anniversary celebrations with a You Tube series called “History Of Led Zeppelin”. Four short episodes have been released thus far, and you can view them below.