IN OTHER NEWS
The Band, Robert Plant, Ronnie Wood and more.
Judas Priest will play New Zealand for the first time ever in March.
The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund presented a check for $100,000 to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, where Dio was treated at the end of his life.
Ronnie Wood‘s horse, Sandymount Duke, overcame 40-to-1 odds to win a race this week at Listowel Races in Ireland.
Robbie Robertson misspoke about The Band being inducted into the Canada Walk of Fame next month in Toronto. He said he was “honored to have The Band be the first group ever inducted…” In fact, they follow Rush, The Guess Who, Blue Rodeo, The Tragically Hip and Nickelback.
Robert Plant has chosen the winner for the best fan-directed video for his new song, “Rainbow.” It is posted on his website, RobertPlant.com.