Rock News Randoms 3-18-20

Rock News Randoms 3-18-20

“Music Moments” is a new album that was created by the Alzheimer’s Association, and many musicians of different genres contributed a song, including JOAN JETT.

The reunited original lineup of BULLETBOYS is said to be working on new music.

ALEX LIFESON of RUSH is self-quarantining. He posted on social media: “Just returned from spring break with my g[rand]kids,” Lifeson tweeted. “We are all self-quarantining for 14 days. All travelers should. Looking forward to getting caught up on Netflix! Send your top viewing suggestions.” 

Coronavirus tour postponements include the ROLLING STONES have postponed their 2020 North American tour, including the July 1 date in Charlotte. RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE postponed the March – May dates of their tour. ZZ TOP postponed their March Las Vegas residency dates.

The promoters of the Epicenter Festival, May 1-3 in Charlotte, are consulting with health officials and others while they wait to see how long restrictions and precautions are going to be in place before making a determination on a postponement or cancellation.   

The “Eddie Money Tribute Concert”, recorded earlier this year, will air Sunday, March 22 at 9pm on AXS TV. Proceeds from the event went to MusiCares and the USC Eddie Money Cancer Research Fund. Check out some teaser videos.