Rock News Randoms 5-1-20

Rock News Randoms 5-1-20

SAMMY HAGAR AND THE CIRCLE continue to crank out cool tunes as part of their “Lockdown Sessions”. 

TOMMY LEE is sick of people asking for his autograph, then selling it on eBay.  He says, quote, “I’m done doing Fan mail . . . Those of you that got a signature, I hope you enjoy it & appreciate it, and those of you that are selling can go [eff] yourselves!!!” 

DUFF MCKAGAN says GNR are working on new music, expect an album by 2033!  

QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT have released a video for “You Are the Champions” as a tribute to healthcare workers on the front lines. 

WEIRD AL YANKOVIC appears on an episode of the “Reno 911!” revival . . . as TED NUGENT. 

JACK OSBOURNE spoke in a recent interview about a possible revival of  “The Osbournes. 

EDDIE VEDDER has joined the All In Challenge, and if you’re a fan, you’ll want to get in on this.  You can win a chance to go to a PEARL JAM concert, watch the sound check, AND help the band craft their set list. You can even bring a guitar out to Eddie during the show, and he’ll have the whole crowd sing “Happy Birthday” to you . . . even if it’s NOT your birthday.   

ALICE COOPER will release a new tune on May 15. It’s called “Don’t Give Up”, and he wants your help with the video. You have until May 4 to enter to be part of the project. Get the details here.

“Man Alive,” is the second single from DEEP PURPLE‘s forthcoming album “Whoosh!”.