CHEAP TRICK‘s 20th album, In Another World will be out on April 9. The first single is “Light Up The Fire”.
MIKE D. is auctioning off the BEASTIE BOYS’ VMAs and gold records for charity.
SAMMY HAGAR will NOT do any socially-distanced shows, and his reasoning is solid: He doesn’t trust us to behave. “The second we start getting it on and I start saying, ‘Are we having any fun yet?’ and holding the mic up in the air and [singing], ‘Right Now’, they’re going to be at the front of the stage, all unsocially distanced. It’s gonna get criticized or I’m gonna get sued or fined or something.” Read more here.
Here’s video of a guy making a statue of RUSH drummer NEIL PEART.
JERRY GARCIA could get a school named after him in San Francisco.
There’s a 3-disc collection out there called “Now That’s What I Call Dad Rock”, and the track list is all over the place. It includes artists ranging from The Rolling Stones, ZZ Top, and Motorhead to Nickelback, Avril Lavigne, and Natalie Imbruglia.
“Crystal Planet” is a new comic created by axemen JOE SATRIANI and NED EVETT. Here’s a teaser for it.