Rock News Randoms 4-18-24

Rock News Randoms 4-18-24

Joe Elliott would like you to know that Def Leppard does NOT using backing tracks.  (Full Story

John Fogerty’s house is for sale and it’s fantastic.

Check out a new Pearl Jam tune.

Metallica’s James Hetfield has a new tattoo, and it has some of Lemmy’s ashes in it.

Gene Simmons talks about avatars being the future of Kiss.

Axl Rose has launched his own personal website.  (Full Story)  

David Lee Roth released a new solo track called “Scotch and Sofa”

On May 17, the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas will open Sammy’s Island, billed as tropical poolside oasis with a Red Rocker vibe. It will feature special cocktails, tequila flights, poolside cabanas and more. Sammy himself will perform at the grand opening.

The 1970 Beatles documentary, “Let It Be”, got restored and will be available to stream May 8th on Disney+.  (Full Story

Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull says time is running out on his ability to tour and perform.

Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood joined The Black Crowes on stage to surprise a sold-out L.A. crowd 
with a performance of The Faces’ “Stay With Me”.

Ann & Nancy Wilson say that Eddie and Alex Van Halen once propositioned them.  (Full Story)  

John Mellencamp doesn’t want you at his shows if you’re going to “scream and yell and get drunk.”  (Full Story)  

The Osbournes TV show is getting a re-re;ease with new content.

Sean Ono Lennon and James McCartney released a song together called “Primrose Hill”.