IN OTHER NEWS
Paul McCartney is taking his Out There tour to Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on August 10th. The tour starts Saturday in Uruguay.
The Grammy Foundation is auctioning off meet-and-greet concert packages with Journey and Ozzy Osbourne to benefit MusiCares. The auction runs through April 25th at ebay.com/grammys.
Former Styx singer and keyboardist Dennis DeYoung hopes to reschedule the shows he recently canceled in Florida. He says, “While in North Dakota the week prior I found someone who needed to pass on Influenza B.”
Ian Anderson has canceled his May 13th show in Derby, England after fire damaged the venue.
Mick Jones was honored the other night when Foreigner played in his hometown of Portsmouth, England. He was the first person inducted into Portsmouth Guildhall’s Wall of Fame. Joined by several family members, Jones said, “It’s very special to get this. As we were travelling here through the streets, I was just thinking about how this is where I developed my wanderlust.”