Randi’s Rock Report…

Randi’s Rock Report…

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Some of John Mellencamp’s paintings will go on display at the Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, Ohio from September 20th through November 18th.

Bryan Adams is in New York this week for previews of the Broadway musical Pretty Woman, for which he wrote the score. While standing outside the theater, he saw someone selling bootleg T-shirts with his mug on them. Instead of calling the cops, Adams took a selfie with the man.

The Rolling Stones’ recently completed No Filter tour in Europe grossed $116.6 million

There are now photos online of AC/DC’s Angus and Stevie Young taken outside a Vancouver recording to go along with those of Brian Johnson and Phil Rudd. So, with Cliff Williams retired, who’s playing bass? Or, is he back now that Johnson and Rudd are?

Gene Simmons will speak at the Money Show in San Francisco on August 24th.

Ex-KISS guitarist Vinnie Vincent will play his first show in almost 30 years on December 7th at Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee. It’s an acoustic gig that will include a guest appearance by former Vinnie Vincent Invasion singer Robert Fleischman.

Lenny Kravitz and Sean Lennon will film an episode of the PBS music conversation series Speakeasy Sunday in New York.