Rock News Randoms 5-1-24

Rock News Randoms 5-1-24

Sammy Hagar received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  John Mayer, bassist Michael Anthony, and Guy Fieri were in attendance.  (Full Story

Nancy Wilson from Heart used to be jealous of Fleetwood Mac back in the day.  (Full Story)  

In a new interview, Pearl Jam remembers its mini-feud with Nirvana.  (Full Story

David Gilmour is open to a Pink Floyd hologram show, but only under a series of very difficult conditions.  (Full Story) And Gilmour has a new solo album on the way. ‘Luck and Strange’, will be released on September 6th. Check out the first release.

A new Robert Plant photo book is coming soon.

Jon Bon Jovi is open to a hologram or avatar tour.

After a well received UK tour in 2023, “Black Sabbath – The Ballet” will had out on an international tour in 2024 and 2025.

Vince Neil says he hates Motley Crue’s “Generation Swine” album. And the Crue recently released the first Mick Mars-less track recorded with guitarist John 5.

 The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum released a parrot bobblehead to celebrate Jimmy Buffett.  Part of the proceeds will support Jimmy’s foundation, Singing for Change. (The first batch already sold out, but preorders are up for the second.)

Lenny Kravitz went viral a few weeks ago for posting a video of himself at the gym in leather pants.  Well, it turns out, it’s his typical gym fit. Lenny says he’s always in boots with leather pants or jeans.  It doesn’t bother him because he doesn’t sweat much when he’s lifting weights, but he says he’ll “obviously” wear sweats if he’s doing cardio, because that’s when he gets a real sweat going. Lenny says he knows what he’s doing and has had the same trainer for 25 years.  He’s also trained with professional athletes.  Quote, “I won’t mention names, but they’re all people you would know.  And they’ll tell you I train very seriously.”(Variety

Wolfgang Van Halen joined Slash and Myles Kennedy for AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell” in Paris. WARNING: NSFW!!!