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IN OTHER NEWS Alice Cooper, Elton John and more. Alice Cooper sat in with his buddy Johnny Depp last week during a show at the NAMM convention in Anaheim, California. Alice did “Brown Sugar,” “Revolution,” “I’m Eighteen,” “School’s Out,” “Come Together” and “My Generation.” Joe Walsh also sat in, doing “Funk 49,” “Rocky Mountain Way,” “Walk Away” and a cover ... Read More »

Heavy Company.


RANDY BACHMAN: Heavy Frampton Blues    Title track to his new album, Heavy Blues, has been posted online. Randy Bachman has leaked the title track off his new album, Heavy Blues. Recorded with two ladies — Anna Ruddick on bass and Dale Anne Brendan on drums — “Heavy Blues” features Peter Frampton on lead guitar. Frampton says, “I had a blast playing ... Read More »

New Who?

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THE WHO: 11 For 50 Their catalog is getting a vinyl makeover in celebration of their 50th anniversary. In celebration of The Who‘s 50th anniversary, all 11 of their studio albums, plus the recently released The Who Hits 50, are being reissued on 180-gram vinyl. Each album will also have its original issue artwork, including: Tommy – Original six-panel fold out ... Read More »

Sunset Strip Memories.


BEATLES, DOORS: Before Billboards Went Digital An exhibit of legendary Sunset Boulevard billboards will go on display in L.A. in March. In addition to all the great music that was made, and is still being made, inside the clubs along Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, there were all those over-the-top billboards advertising new albums up and down the strip. Robert ... Read More »

Brawling Bassist.


BLACK SABBATH: Geezer Butler Arrested After Bar Fight The 65-year-old bassist was arrested for battery, vandalism and disorderly conduct. He was released Wednesday morning — after sobering up. Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler was arrested Tuesday night after mixing it up in a bar fight and spent the night in jail, according to TMZ. The brawl occurred at the Furnace ... Read More »



Remember how the White House was in lockdown yesterday morning after a rogue DJI Phantom drone crashed into the lawn? According to The New York Times, the perpetrator was National Geospatial Intelligence Agency employee who’d been drinking and droning at a nearby apartment. Which, hey, it happens. Our tipsy pilot decided to just sort of whistle and walk away after ... Read More »