IN OTHER NEWS
The Moody Blues start their late-winter into spring U.S. tour Wednesday night in Morristown, New Jersey. They’ll be out until March 31st in West Palm Beach, Florida before boarding the second annual Moody Blues Cruise in Miami on April 2nd. There are more dates set for May, August and September.
Paul McCartney was in Los Angeles Sunday night, but instead of attending any of the Academy Award festivities, he had dinner with Dave Grohl and their wives at a vegetarian restaurant on Melrose Avenue.
Steven Tyler attended Elton John’s annual Oscar-viewing party, which raises money for his AIDS Foundation, Sunday night in L.A. Afterwards the Aerosmith frontman tweeted, “Last night they gave little gold men…and Elton and [his partner] David Furnish gave hope. Amazing Foundation.”
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will perform a free show at the NCAA March Madness Music Festival, April 4th to the 6th, in Dallas.
Bob Weir and Ratdog have joined the lineup for the Phases of the Moon Music and Art Festival, September 11th through the 14th in Danville, Illinois.