IN OTHER NEWS
Items on Santana, U2, Stephen Stills and more.
1978 concert performances by Santana and Stephen Stills are coming to CD on September 2nd via Klondike Records. The Santana disc is titled Rynearson Stadium, Ypsilanti, 25th May, 1978, the Stills is called Bread and Roses Festival, 4th September, 1978.
An expanded edition of The Ides of March‘s Vehicle album will be available from Real Gone Music September 2nd.
U2’s Bono and ex-Doobie Brother Michael McDonald join a slew of top country singers as guests on the upcoming Christmas duets album by contemporary Christian music star Michael W. Smith. The Spirit of Christmas, by Michael W. Smith and Friends, will be out September 30th.
A snippet of Motley Crue’s “Kickstart My Heart” is heard in a new Dodge Charger ad, and the band also gets name-checked in the spot. Dodge is sponsoring the group’s current farewell tour.