IN OTHER NEWS
The Las Vegas show done earlier this month by KISS, Alice Cooper, Vince Neil and others raised more than a million dollars for music education.
The Bahamas home of Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris was robbed last month. The crooks got away with more than eight-thousand dollars worth of goods and assaulted the home's caretaker, leaving him bloodied and wrapped in duct tape. The three thieves were captured and some of the stolen property has been recovered.
Gene Simmons and his daughter Sophie went to his Rock and Brews restaurant last week on the Pacific Coast Highway and she tipped their pregnant waitress a thousand dollars.
John Fogerty plans to tour again next year.
Ronnie Wood's son Jesse has gotten engaged to Fearne Cotton, a U.K. TV and radio host.
David Lee Roth has just posted Dave TV on his website, DavidLeeRoth.com. It's a look at his videos released in 1986 complete with commentary on some of his fashion choices and hair styles. This new commentary was not included on the Dave TV that was included on the DVD of last month's release of his Greatest Hits - The Deluxe Edition due to explicit language.
Sammy Hagar performed "Santa's Going South for Christmas" and "All We Need Is an Island," his duet with Nancy Wilson off his latest album, last week in Seattle for the Heart Christmas special that will air on AXS TV on Christmas day.
The Rock to the Rescue benefit earlier this month with Styx, REO Speedwagon, Ted Nugent and others raised $401,000 for the victims of the recent Midwest storms. Hannah Shaw, the daughter of Styx singer and guitarist Tommy Shaw, is executive director of Rock to the Rescue.