Rock News Randoms 10-29-20

Rock News Randoms 10-29-20

The DOOBIE BROTHERS and PETER FRAMPTON have teamed up to record a socially distanced take on ERIC CLAPTON‘s “Let It Rain”.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp is going virtual in November, with online classes taught by ROGER DALTREY, STYX, JOE ELLIOTT, ALICE COOPER, THE SCORPIONS and more. Click here for details.

The producer of NIRVANA‘s Nevermind” says the album wouldn’t have the same cultural impact if it came out today. 

A virtual DAVID BOWIE tribute festival will stream live on January 8, 2021, with appearances by Trent ReznorBilly CorganPerry FarrellMacy GrayGavin RossdaleJoe ElliottIan Astbury, and Gary Oldman.

Watch DAVE GROHL try to kick his coffee addiction in a hilarious new video.  try to kick his coffee addiction in a very “not safe for work” new video. 

Did EDDIE VAN HALEN really leave behind “close to a million” CDs and cassettes of unreleased music? 

BRIAN JOHNSON and the late MALCOLM YOUNG from AC/DC once tried to get the Loch Ness Monster to come out of hiding . . . by lighting off firecrackers.  Obviously, they were drunk.

There’s a new music competition for bands that play original music – it’s called “No Cover”. Click here for info.

FOREIGNER has teamed up with HeadCount, a non-partisan group that encourages people to vote, using the power of music. The band is encouraging firs time voters to go to the polls.