Rock News Randoms 4-17-20

Rock News Randoms 4-17-20

CHRIS and RICH ROBINSON of the BLACK CROWES posted three songs from an acoustic set they did last month, before we were quarantining. (NSFW)

BRIAN MAY is calling for widespread veganism, because eating animals has, quote, “brought us to our knees as a species.” 

BON JOVI’s new album “2020” being delayed, and there’s no word on a release date. And this was probably more for the parents than the kids, but JON BON JOVI popped into a Florida teacher’s virtual kindergarten class. 

BLACK SABBATH’s TONY IOMMI recently auctioned items from his personal collection for the United Kingdom’s National Health Service. The auction raised more than $20,000.  

KANSAS has released a teaser video for their new album, The Absence of Presence”, set for release on June 26 

Coming June 19, “The Rock Album” from WHITESNAKE. The package includes the band’s biggest hits, remixed, reimagined, and remastered.

Would you like to see JEFF BECK and JOHNNY DEPP covering a JOHN LENNON tune? Of course you would.

Stardust”, the DAVID BOWIE biopic, has been released. It was scheduled to debut at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York, but that event was postponed. Here’s the trailer: