Rock News Randoms 6-14-23

Rock News Randoms 6-14-23

Check out Episode 5 of Def Leppard’s “Behind the World Tour” series.

Sisters Nancy and Ann Wilson from Heart are working on new music.  (Full Story

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts have released a new EP titled “Mindsets“.

Bill Wyman makes an appearance on the new Rolling Stones album, which is said to be a tribute to the late Charlie Watts.

An old John Lennon demo called “Now and Then” is being turned into the FINAL Beatles songPaul McCartney just finished working on it, and it’ll be out sometime this year. Remember in the mid-’90s, when the remaining Beatles released those “new” songs “Free As a Bird” and “Real Love”? Those were originally on a low-quality tape that Lennon had recorded and labeled “For Paul”.  “Now and Then” was on it, too, but they weren’t able to clean it up enough to do anything with it.But now, thanks to A.I. and other technological advances, they finally finished it.  There’s no word on the release date.

Here’s an animated video of a new tune from Alex Lifeson’s Envy of None project.

Dee Snider says there will be no Twisted Sister reunion because that pat of his life “is done”.

Candlebox will release their FINAL studio album, “The Long Goodbye”, on August 25th.  (Full Story)  

Billy Idol and Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols have a new group called Generation Sex.

Metallica’s performance at a recent U.K. festival was so loud, it could be heard 15 miles away.  A new sound system might be to blame, with 288 staggered speakers meant to immerse the entire audience. Check out pro shot video from a show in Hamburg during the current tour.