Rock News Randoms 4-4-22

Rock News Randoms 4-4-22

The Grammys paid tribute to the late TAYLOR HAWKINS on Sunday night.

DEEP PURPLE guitarist STEVE MORSE is taking a leave of absence because his wife has cancer. 

The BBC is making a four-part documentary series to celebrate the 60th anniversary of THE ROLLING STONES. 

Check out MICK JAGGER’s new song “Strange Game”.  It’s the theme song to an Apple TV+ show called “Slow Horses”

PAUL MCCARTNEY is calling on Starbucks to reduce the price of plant-based milks. 

BLACK CROWES drummer STEVE GORMAN is suing the band for unpaid royalties.

OZZY OSBOURNE tried to get JIMMY PAGE on his new album, but apparently Jimmy isn’t playing much these days. 

The SCORPIONS released a live video for the title track of their latest album, “Rock Believer”. The band was footage was filmed at Peppermint Park Studios in Hannover, Germany.

KISS is rolling out another official live bootleg album. Kiss – Off the Soundboard: Live At Donington 1996 arrives on June 10. 

So you say it’s not possible to play SYSTEM OF A DOWN or NIRVANA on a ukulele and make it sound badass?  This lady says different

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS had their Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony last week.  It was such a big event that Hollywood Boulevard had to be shut down.  They had USC’s marching band performing covers of their songs and got FLEA to dance to their rendition of “Can’t Stop”. and their guests included Woody Harrelson and funk musician George Clinton. Check out the ceremony itself, then the band performing “Give It Away” with Clinton.