Fingers crossed for Tony Iommi…he has completed his run of chemotherapy to battle lymphoma. He says he’s not out of the woods yet – but says his health battle hasn’t got in the way of working on the band’s new album after singer Ozzy Osbourne and bassist Geezer Butler moved the production operation from the United States to England.
John Mellencamp is hitting the road again this spring and has announced a 15-city tour of Canada. Mellencamp kicks things off on June 14th in Penticton, British Columbia and winds things down on July 15th in Oshawa, Ontario. Wanna know where he’s going? Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Thunder Bay. Sudbury. No Winnipeg. No Regina. Not even Toronto.
It’s been a long while since there’s been any news from the Soundgarden camp, as the band has quietly been working on new music. The group played its first tour in 14 years last summer since reuniting, and have talked about recording a new album without any need for a timeline. Now, Soundgarden have issued a preview of “Live To Rise,” a new single set to be featured in the new movie, “The Avengers.” Listen Here
Yesterday the Crown Estate unveiled a commemorative plaque to David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust, marking the 40th anniversary of his album, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars. The plaque was unveiled at 23 Heddon Street, just off Regent Street in London, where the photograph on the front cover of the album was taken–a fact little known until now.
In honor of Tim Tebow joining the Jets, Carnegie Deli in New York City has created a new 3.5 pound sandwich they call the “Jetbow.” The sandwich piles corned beef, pastrami, roast beef, American cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayo on slices of white bread. Owner Sandy Levine said this is their first celebrity inspired sandwich to be made with white bread and mayo because of Tim Tebow’s all-American image. Looks freaking AWESOME.
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