IN OTHER NEWS
Rush drummer Neil Peart has posted another essay on his website. Titled Not All Days are Sundays, it recaps his annual winter trip to his home in the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec. This time he was joined for a week by his wife Carrie and their daughter Olivia, her first time there, and he has proudly posted photos of them frolicking in the snow.
Bill Wyman will make a special guest appearance at Boogie Woogie Night at the Pizza Express in London’s Soho neighborhood on Friday. He’ll sit in with Ben Waters and Axel Zwingenberger who made an album a few years ago with Charlie Watts.
Gene Simmons’ wife, Shannon Tweed, says she was “walking the dogs [Monday] morning when the earthquake happened. That’s the first one I’ve felt outside in bare feet.”
War has completed Evolutionary, its first studio album in 20 years, and will release it on May 13th.