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KISS will perform with American Idol finalist Caleb on Wednesday night’s season finale on FOX.
The Rolling Stones are in London rehearsing for their European tour, which starts in Oslo, Norway on Monday.
Joe Perry says, “There will be no second Aerosmith leg in the U.S. Check us out while you can.” The band is in Europe now with the U.S. dates set for the summer. Slash will open.
Not only did John Fogerty give the commencement speech at the USC Thornton School of Music’s 2014 graduation ceremony last Friday — he also gave his son Shane, who was graduating, his diploma.
U2 bassist Adam Clayton has donated a signed pair of his Jimmy Choo shoes to the online celebrity shoe auction for Walk in My Shoes, which is raising funds for the works of St Patrick’s Mental Health Foundation in Dublin. He says, “I wore these shoes in the spring and summer of 2013… We were recording in Electric Lady in New York and they walked the West Village with me…and brought me back to Dublin in September for my marriage to Mariana.”