Rock News Randoms 10-15-19

Rock News Randoms 10-15-19

The green cardigan that KURT COBAIN wore on “MTV Unplugged” is going up for auction . . . and it’s never been washed.  The auction house says it comes with “stains [and] cigarette burns.”  

An informal Rock and Roll Hall of Fame poll says that MOTLEY CRUE is the band people want to see inducted in 2020.  They’re followed by Blink-182Iron Maiden, the Dave Matthews Band, and Cher.   

According to TMZ, EDDIE VAN HALEN has reportedly been flying to Germany for the past five years to be treated for cancer again.  Eddie had tongue cancer in 2000, but was declared cancer-free in 2002.  Sources say that this time the cancer is in his throat. 

The FOO FIGHTERS released a surprise EP that included covers of “Planet Claire” by the B-52’s and “Sister Europe” by the PSYCHEDELIC FURS.   

PETE FRAMPTON‘s Finale: The Farewell Tour came to an end this past weekend in Concord, CA. Surprisingly, his last tune was a BEATLES cover.

February 13, 2020 is the 30th anniversary of the release of Shake Your Money Maker from THE BLACK CROWES, and there’s a lot of speculation that band will reunite to celebrate.

MOLLY HATCHET was recording their recent 40th anniversary tour, and a live album, Battleground, is set for a November 29 release. 

OZZY OSBOURNE canceled more dates as he continued to recover from a bad fall earlier this year.  But he issued a statement saying he’s NOT DYING, and not retiring. 

GREEN DAY  new track, Fire, Ready, Aim.  It’s off their which comes out in February.