IN OTHER NEWS
Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, David Crosby and more.
Don’t forget that this Sunday night on NBC Paul McCartney and Paul Simon will appear on the Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special.
Who doesn’t belong in this line-up and why? Rod Stewart is headlining the Big Music Fest in Kitchener, Canada the weekend of July 10th. Also on the bill are Blondie, Jane’s Addiction and Soundgarden. Stewart will perform at the Sunday show on July 12th.
Bob Dylan‘s collection of standards, Shadows in the Night, debuts at number-seven on the Billboard album chart after selling 50,000 copies in its first week of sales. It’s his 17th Top 10 debut.
Sammy Hagar has added a red rum to his line of Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum.
David Crosby was asked what he would do if he was accepting an award and Kanye West jumped on stage, as he did last Sunday to Beck at the Grammy Awards. Crosby says he’d “punch him.”
If you were planning to go to Mexico next month to see the Santana-Journey shows, please note that there is a change in venues. The March 26th show in Guadalajara has been moved to the Arena VFG, and the show on the 27th in Mexico City will now be held in the Sports Palace. As a result of the change, Creedence Clearwater Revisited and Counting Crows will no longer be a part of either show.
Rush drummer Neil Peart has updated his website with a lengthy and humorous post about his amateur auto racing team.