IN OTHER NEWS
|Deep Purple drummer Ian Paice and Cream's Ginger Baker will take part in the Buddy Rich 25th Anniversary Memorial Concert on April 2nd at the London Palladium.
The Philharmonic Orchestra of Hagen, Germany will celebrate the work of former Deep Purple keyboardist Jon Lord at concerts later this month, and in April, May, June and July.
Bob Dylan will tour South America in April, starting on the 15th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and running through the 30th in Santiago, Chile.
Paul Stanley's oldest child, his son Evan, has been accepted into New York University in Manhattan.
Jimmy Buffett has announced that all the financing for his Margaritaville Resort Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana has been secured and that construction will begin shortly, with the opening scheduled for June 2013.
Michael Davis, the bassist in the MC5, died Friday in Chico, California from liver failure. He was 68. He is the third member of the group to pass on. Singer Rob Tyner died in 1991 and guitarist Fred "Sonic" Smith, husband of Patti Smith, died in 1994