Rock News Randoms 6-15-21

Rock News Randoms 6-15-21

ROGER WATERS from PINK FLOYD is a pretty controversial guy.  But he said something a lot of people can agree with when he called Facebook founder MARK ZUCKERBERG, quote, “one of the most powerful idiots in the world.” Roger was speaking at an event supporting WikiLeaks founder JULIAN ASSANGE, when he revealed that Zuckerberg tried to buy the rights to Pink Floyd’s “Another Brick in the Wall Part 2” to promote Facebook and Instagram. 

Coming October 15-17…….the first ever Monsters On The Mountain festival. It’s happening at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, TN. The event features a bevy of performers, including BULLETBOYS, TESLA, PAT TRAVERS, VINCE NEIL, WINGER, NIGHT RANGER, VIXEN, KIXSLAUGHTER and more.

TED NUGENT is recording a new album for release later this year.

ERIC CLAPTON says he feels ostracized by his family and friends because he’s anti-lockdown and against the COVID vaccine. Check out a new ERIC CLAPTON VAN MORRISON track, “The Rebels” 

TWISTED SISTER’s DEE SNIDER and his family will appear on Celebrity Family Feud on Sunday, June 20. 

WHITESNAKE’s DAVID COVERDALE has confirmed that he plans to retire from touring after the next world tour wraps up.

KISS was on stage at the 2021 Tribeca Festival in New York City. They performed after the screening of part one of the A&E documentary “Biography: KISStory”.

Check out SAMMY HAGAR and fellow axeman VIC JOHNSON performing “I Can’t Drive 55” at the NASCAR All-Star Race in Texas.