IN OTHER NEWS
Bret Michaels was honored with the Magic Johnson Business and Healthcare Award at the Diversity Alliance for Science event in Newark, New Jersey this past Tuesday.
Actor Russell Crowe joined Elvis Costello on stage at the Royal Albert Hall in London Wednesday and, in what was probably a departure from Costello's "Spinning Songbook"-themed evening, took the lead vocals on covers of Elvis Presley's "Evil" and Johnny Cash's "Folsom Prison Blues."
Bad Company canceled their run of festival dates in Germany this summer, but will appear at the Sweden Rock Festival on June 9th.
Extreme's Gary Cherone and Nuno Bettencourt will perform the national anthem before tomorrow (Saturday) night's Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park.
Photographer Bob Gruen -- known for his work with John Lennon, Led Zeppelin, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Elton John, Aerosmith, KISS -- will be profiled on CBS Sunday Morning this weekend.
Onetime David Bowie and John Lennon guitarist Earl Slick had the engine of his Ford Cobra burst into flames last weekend in New Jersey while he was in it. He was not injured.