Judas Priest will participate in Record Store Day — Friday, November 28th — by releasing a 10-inch vinyl EP called 5 Souls. It contains the five bonus tracks from the deluxe version of their new album, Redeemer of Souls.

Dave Davies is not a fan of cell phones with the Android operating system. He says, “I hate the Droid phone sound that goes DROIIIIDDDDD. I’m so happy I’ve got an iPhone. Nice little bells and bings and bongs.”

Former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett will return to the U.S. for the last leg of his Genesis Extended tour November 13th in Ridgefield, Connecticut. The run ends December 11th in Vancouver, Canada.

Ringo Starr wraps up his latest tour with his All-Starr Band tonight (Thursday) in Clearwater, Florida.

Brian Setzer donated his signature orange Gretsch guitar to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. last week.