Rock News Randoms 5-24-21

Rock News Randoms 5-24-21

AEROSMITH have postponed their big anniversary show at Boston’s Fenway Park again. It was originally scheduled for last year, but was postponed due to the pandemic. It will now happen in September 2022.

BILLY GIBBONS says a new ZZ TOP album is in the works.

“Biography: KISStory“, a four hour, two-night TV event is airing Sunday, June 27 and Monday, June 28, 9-11pm on A&E. Check out a trailer.

DEEP PURPLE, accompanied by a symphany, rocked Switzerland’s Montreux Jazz Festival on July 16, 2011. Now, a reissue of that set will be made available in multiple formats. “Deep Purple Live At Montreux 2011″, will be released on the 10 year anniversary of the priiginal show – July 16, 2021.

ROBERT PLANT‘s Digging Deep podcast is back for a fourth season. It will begin May 24, and run every other week until August 2.

Is METALLICA going to reissue the Black Album? On Friday, they shared a clip on Facebook of them playing “Wherever I May Roam” during a ’92 show. It was captioned with the hashtag “#BlackAlbum2021?”. 

QUEEN’s BRIAN MAY recently had surgery on his left eye.

Check out a snippet of a previously unreleased collaboration between SLASH and late CHESTER BENNINGTON of LINKIN PARK.