Doobie Brothers singer-guitarist Tom Johnston has been added to the lineup of Wednesday's Dylan Fest tribute show at San Francisco’s Great American Music Hall -- which also includes Sly & The Family Stone's Cynthia Robinson and Jerry Martini, among many others. Two Dylan Fest shows, which benefit the musicians’ charity Sweet Relief, took place in New York last week. 

Richie Sambora is among the artists taking part in the 82nd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade in L.A. on December 1st.

Iggy Pop and Clash members Mick Jones and Paul Simonon will host special holiday shows that will air around Christmas and New Year’s Day on the BBC’s digital station BBC 6 Radio. On Christmas Day, the station will air The First Time With Lars Ulrich, an in-depth interview with the Metallica drummer.

Jake Clemons -- E Street Band saxophonist and nephew of the late Clarence Clemons -- will self-release his debut EP, Embracing Light, on December 3rd. He also appears on Irish singer Glen Hansard's Drive All Night EP, featuring a cover of the Bruce Springsteen song of the same name, which comes out the same day.