Rock News Randoms 11-11-21

Rock News Randoms 11-11-21

“UFO: A Visual Biography”, a new coffee table book, will be out February 25.

That story about LED ZEPPELIN, the teenage groupie, and the fish rears its ugly head again in a new biography.

FOO FIGHTERS are coming out with their first movie based on an original story from DAVE GROHL. It’s a horror comedy called “Studio 666” and will hit theaters on February 25, 2022. In STUDIO 666, the band moves into an Encino mansion steeped in grisly rock and roll history to record their much anticipated 10th album.  Once in the house, Dave Grohl finds himself grappling with supernatural forces that threaten both the completion of the album and the lives of the band.

ZZ TOP’s BILLY GIBBONS has released his version of “Jingle Bells” – it’s called “Jingle Bell Blues.”

THE ROLLING STONES have partnered with designer Tommy Hilfiger on a new line of clothing inspired by the band’s tour merch. And in other STONES news, the all star jam at the end of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was supposed to be “Tumbling Dice” as a tribute to the late CHARLIE WATTS, but the show ran long and it was scrapped. The special airs November 20 on HBO.

AEROSMITH’s “Toys In The Attic” has now been certified nine times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for sales in excess of nine million copies.

METALLICA has announced the 2022 installment of its very own Vinyl Club. 

JACK BLACK is still rocking out with school kids.  He teamed up with students from San Francisco’s Blue Bear School of Music for a cover of David Bowie’s “Suffragette City”