Lou Gramm Considering Retirement »
Lou Gramm, formerly the lead singer of Foreigner, says he's uncertain of whether he'll continue to tour or reunite with guitarist Mick Jones after the two are inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame next month. Speaking on the VH1 Radio network, Gramm admitted that things are still up in the air with Jones.
Phil Lynott Statue Damaged By Vandals »
A statue of Thin Lizzy bass player Phil Lynott was damaged in Dublin after getting knocked over by vandals. The incident led to a tear in the bronze coat Lynott is wearing. "It seems now that it was just a bunch of high spirited boys, who meant no harm," Lynott's mother, Philomena, told Hot Press magazine.
Construction Worker Injured After Fall At Steven Tyler's House »
A construction worker fell from a 15-foot high scaffolding while fixing up Aerosmith fronter Steven Tyler's Los Angeles home. The L.A. Fire Department arrived on the scene to rescue him, but the man is currently in serious condition the LAFD told CBS L.A. TMZ reports that there is "large-scale" construction currently underway at the house.
John Mellencamp Musical To Tour »
Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, the musical with music from John Mellencamp and T-Bone Burnett and lyrics from Stephen King, is set for a 20-date run beginning in October. The musical, which has been 13 years in the making, centers on the bleak tale of fratricide and doomed love.
Jimi Hendrix Invited Paul McCartney For Miles Davis Recording Session »
Jimi Hendrix reportedly reached out to Paul McCartney about contributing the bass guitar for a proposed recording session with Miles Davis and drummer Tony Williams. The offer was revealed after a telegram sent by Jimi to Paul's office at Apple Records in London recently surfaced.
Carlos Santana Inducted Into Vegas House Of Blues »
Carlos Santana was inducted into the House of Blues Las Vegas' Blues God Ceiling last week. The ceiling, which features clay busts of several blues greats, will now include the bust of Santana. Santana paid tribute to those who influenced him and who had already gotten the same honor, including Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page.