Rock News Randoms 2-25-22

Rock News Randoms 2-25-22

Nancy Wilson is going on tour as Nancy Wilson’s Heart . . . without her sister Ann.  Her lead singer will be Kimberly Nichole, a former finalist on “The Voice”.  It sounds like there might still be some tension between Ann and Nancy from their falling out in 2016. Nancy says Heart was offered a slot on a big tour last year, but she and Ann each wanted to bring their own musicians, so it just fell apart.

Bret Michaels talks about his songwriting process in a new video.

A signed JIMI HENDRIX lyric sheet that was torn in two from a 1967 show has been pieced together and will be going up for auction.

The top three rock music videos ever, according to “Louder Sound” magazine are:  “Sledgehammer” by Peter Gabriel . . . “November Rain” by Guns N’ Roses . . . and “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen. Rounding out the top 5 are “Gimme All Your Lovin'”,  ZZ Top and “We’re Not Gonna Take It”,  Twisted Sister. See the complete list here.

SLASH was a special guest on Conan O’Brien‘s podcast “Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend” on Monday, February 21. 

Aftershock festival returns to Sacramento, California October 6-9. The 2022 event will be four full days, and will include KISS, SLIPKNOT, FOO FIGHTERS, ROB ZOMBIE, JUDAS PRIEST, PAPA ROACH, SHINEDOWN, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, and many more. Click here for info.

ROBERT PLANT had to steal gasoline in order to have JOHN BONHAM in his band.  And he got caught by the cops. 

Check out Gibson’s Dave Mustaine Flying V EXP…..

FOO FIGHTERS came out with a special batch of Coors Light to promote their new movie Studio 666, which hits theaters TODAY (2/25).  The beer was made with “sacred water” that was blessed to ward off demons. 

Singer and one time frontman for MOTLEY CRUE, JOHN CORABI, has released a new tune, “Your Own Worst Enemy”.