Bon Jovi announced its North American Tour dates, which you can find here: http://live.bonjovi.com/tour Izzy Stradlin’s new song Baby Rann sounds pretty good. No news on a album release or tour.
AC/DC has now released their music on iTunes. They have gone digital. Let’s make them feel like they made the right decision, download some now.
In case you heard that Aerosmith has major in-fighting and aren’t getting along, you are being duped. Joe Perry tweeted that its all crap and they never been better. But you know we have traveled down this road before, one wonders when they will draw the line.
Not that I care, because I don’t, but there will be a Kurt Cobain movie. Consider this a public service announcement on my part for you. I don’t think he is worthy of a movie. As usual with these PSAs if you need to know more you will have to search for it yourself. I did my part and much more than I think he deserves. But I know there are fans out there, which think otherwise.
Eric Clapton announced a tour. You can find details here: http://www.ericclapton.com/news
Last week’s Rockucation question was: What was Black Sabbath’s name before they changed it to Black Sabbath? The answer was Earth, which was provided by: Andy Khatchatrian from Chicago, IL.
Nikki Sixx is stating that his book, The Heroin Diaries, will be a Broadway show. Stay tuned for details…or not.
Speaking of Nikki Sixx, he is also coming out with a magazine based on his radio show. The mag is called Sixx Sense and will be available only at Best Buy. So you thought Gene Simmons was the only guy out there with an ego. Maybe it has something to do with bass players, who knows, but there you go. See what touring with KISS will do to you!
Dropkick Murphys have announced the St. Patrick’s Day tour. Dates are here: http://www.dropkickmurphys.com
Two former members of the original Guns and Roses will be teaming up for a tour in Spring 2013. Duff McKagan’s Loaded and Steven Adler’s Adler’s Appetite.
This week’s Rockucation question is; What famous drummer gave Jimmy Page the name for Led Zeppelin?
There are 12 new unreleased tracks from Jimi Hendrix. These tracks were very experimental and was for the follow up of Electric Ladyland. They will come out March 5th and the CD is titled: People, Hell and Angels.