BILL’S BLOG

6-28-18: BIG NEWS: Led Zeppelin “Heavily favored” to be the headliners for the 2019 Glastonbury Festival: http://www.metalinjection.net/latest-news/rumors/led-zeppelin-heavily-favored-to-be-headlining-2019-glastonbury-festival/amp?__twitter_impression=true

6-25-18: Have you seen the Paul McCartney, James Corden Carpool Karaoke? It’s one of the best things you will ever see. Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjvzCTqkBD

6-06-18: Styx kicked off their summer tour last week and did a song they have not done live since 1983! what song was it? Check it out here:

Here we go!!!

Posted by Styx on Wednesday, May 30, 2018

6-4-18: Check out Guns N’ Roses cover Velvet Revolver’s “Slither” at a Berlin concert: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-guns-n-roses-cover-velvet-revolvers-slither-in-berlin-w521067

5-21-18: GOOD NEWS: Bob Seger’s postponed tour will resume this fall: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/bob-seger-2018-tour/

5-16-18: So Aerosmith’s “Dude Looks Like A Lady” was inspired by Motley Crue’s Vince Neil? http://ultimateclassicrock.com/aerosmiths-dude-looks-like-a-lady-vince-neil/

5-14-18: Sad news out of Hollywood. “Superman” star Margot Kidder has died. She was 69: http://www.tmz.com/2018/05/14/margot-kidder-dead-dies-bipolar-superman-lois-lane/

5-10-18: Alice In Chains has a new song and it was inspired by David Bowie! Check out the story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/alice-in-chains-the-one-you-know-bowie/

5-08-18: Happy birthday Alex Van Halen! 65 years young today! Check out Alex’s top 10 Van Halen songs here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/alex-van-halen-songs/

5-04-18: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler hits Bourbon Street; jams to “Walk This Way” with locals: http://www.tmz.com/2018/05/04/steven-tyler-new-orleans-bar-walk-this-way-performance/

5-01-18: OH NO! Gibson guitar’s files for bankruptcy: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/gibson-files-for-bankruptcy/

4-25-18: Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford says Judas priest fans are “furious” that the band did not get into the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame: https://www.portlandmercury.com/blogtown/2018/04/16/19818712/a-conversation-with-judas-priest-frontman-rob-halford

4-23-18: Aerosmith’s Joe Perry says plans are underway for a 50th anniversary tour next year: http://www.atlanticcityweekly.com/arts_and_entertainment/aerosmith-s-joe-perry-is-not-quite-ready-for-a/article_3eef278f-828f-53b4-9d4a-4a48b670accb.html

4-09-18: BREAKING: Lindsey Buckingham fired by Fleetwood Mac: http://variety.com/2018/music/news/fleetwood-mac-to-tour-with-neil-finn-mike-campbell-as-lindsey-buckinghams-replacements-1202748185/

4-06-18: Ted Nugent announces summer 2018 tour dates: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/ted-nugent-2018-tour/

3-27-18: This SUCKS!! David Bowie statue vandalized 48 hours after it was unveiled: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/david-bowie-statue-vandalized/

3-21-18: Ozzy Osbourne & Zac Wylde helped a Canadian fan who had all of his CD’s stolen out of his car while delivering pizza: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/josh-cook-ozzy-osbourne-zakk-wylde-black-label-society-1.4553898

3-16-17: Everyone have a SAFE weekend!! TPD has announced extra patrols & 3 OVI checkpoints!! Get more here: http://www.13abc.com/content/news/OVI-checkpoints-extra-patrols-for-St-Patricks-Day-477081523.html

3-7-18: Tommy Lee’s son Brandon; “I was protecting mom when Dad attacked me”: http://www.tmz.com/2018/03/07/tommy-lee-son-brandon-attack-punch-battery-self-defense-pam-anderson/

2-28-18: Stones drummer Charlie Watts would be “fine” with a Rolling Stones break up: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/charlie-watts-rolling-stones-break-up/

2-26-18: Metallica announces tour dates. Are they playing near us? Find out here: http://worldwired.metallica.com/

2-21-18: Bob Seger in latest interview; “I hope I am not done”.. http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-20/bob-seger-interview-i-really-hope-im-not-done

2-20-18: Guitar company GIBSON reportedly facing bankruptcy: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/19/guitar-company-gibson-reportedly-facing-bankruptcy.html

2-19-18: James Hetfield of Metallica has snagged his first movie role playing someone besides himself. See the still shot from the set of the film. https://www.metallica.com/blog/news/451384/james-and-skom-director-joe-berlinger-team-up-agai

2-12-18: Poison & Cheap Trick are hitting the road for a summer tour! Are they playing near us? Find out here: https://www.poisonofficial.com/news/poison-cheap-trick-and-pop-evil-join-forces-for-nothin-but-a-good-time-2018-u-s-summer-tour

2-6-18: Ozzy announced tour dates for the summer with “No More Tours 2”.. Is he coming to our area? Find out here: http://loudwire.com/ozzy-osbourne-2018-u-s-tour-dates/

2-5-18: Is Guns N Roses making a new album? Some people think so! http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-05/are-guns-n-roses-making-a-new-album-some-people-think-so

2-2-18: BIG GAME WEEKEND: Aerosmith’s Tyler will appear in Super Bowl ad: http://www.wlup.com/2018/02/01/aerosmiths-tyler-in-kia-super-bowl-ad/

1-31-18: Former AC/DC front man Brian Johnson is hinting his singing career may be over: https://www.driving.co.uk/news/interview/motor-brian-johnson-ac-dc-frontman/

1-30-18: SHOCKER: Kieth Richards says he believes in aliens: http://www.keithrichards.com/

1-29-18: Lynyrd Skynyrd announces farewell tour: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/lynyrd-skynyrd-farewell-tour/

1-25-18: Maumee High School & St. John’s shut down today due to bomb threats? WTF??? http://www.13abc.com/content/news/St-Johns-Jesuit-closed-after-threat-471069463.html

1-24-18: Elton John says goodbye to the road & announces farewell tour: http://www.tmz.com/2018/01/24/elton-john-farewell-tour-retirement/

1-23-18: Former Kiss guitarist Vinnie Vincent says he only made $550 a week when he was with Kiss: http://sofa-king-cool-magazine.com/vinnie-vincent-kiss-paid-550-week-screwed-royalties-l-hell/

1-22-18: Very sad: Tom Petty’s cause of death reviled: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/tom-pettys-cause-of-death-accidental-overdose-w515472

1-19-18: The rumors are true! Def Leppard & Journey are going on tour in 2018! Find out where here: http://www.journeymusic.com/pages/news/journey-def-leppard-set-colossal-coheadlining-north-american-tour

1-15-18: Dennis Rodman got a DUI over the weekend & it just went from bad to worse: http://www.tmz.com/2018/01/15/dennis-rodman-probation-dui-crash/

1-10-18: Aerosmith’s Joe Perry says he would like to see some new music from Aerosmith before the band goes on tour this summer: http://bestclassicbands.com/joe-perry-interview-1-5-18/

12-26-17: Man beats up ATM for giving him too much cash.. What??? https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/12/25/florida-man-beats-atm-says-gave-too-much-cash/980614001/

12-20-17: New Zeppelin material in 2018? Yes please: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-12-20/jimmy-page-promises-led-zeppelin-surprises-to-mark-their-50th-anniversary

12-18-17: Did you see “Star Wars” “The Last Jedi” over the weekend? Here’s 4 reason’s why Star Wars fans are hating on “The Last Jedi”:  http://toofab.com/2017/12/17/star-wars-the-last-jedi-why-fans-hate-it/

12-8-17: Toledo Zoo lights voted best in the nation for the 2nd year: http://www.13abc.com/content/news/Toledo-Zoo-voted-Best-Zoo-Lights-for-second-year-462833053.html

11-29-17: Two months after Tom Petty’s death, the Heartbreakers have something they want you to know: http://iloveclassicrock.com/two-months-tom-pettys-death-theres-something-heartbreakers-want-know/?a=mm&var=heartbreakers+say+thank+you+to+fans-ILCR&utm_campaign=heartbreakers+say+thank+you+to+fans&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=original-ilcr-mm&utm_content=tom+petty+and+the+heartbreakers

11-28-17: AC/DC members past & present honor Melcolm Young at funeral: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/former-acdc-members-honor-malcolm-young-at-funeral-service-w512735

11-21-17: The funeral is set for AC/DC’s Malcolm Young: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/malcolm-young-funeral/

11-20-17: Watch Guns N Roses & Foo Fighters pay tribute to AC/DC’s Malcolm Young: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-11-20/watch-guns-n-roses-and-foo-fighters-pay-tribute-to-ac-dcs-malcolm-young

11-17-17: Gene Simmons banned by Fox News for reportedly exposing torso during meeting: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-11-17/gene-simmons-banned-by-fox-news-after-reportedly-exposing-torso-during-meeting

11-1-17: AWESOME!!! Watch the Foo Fighters Dave Grohl join Guns N Roses on stage for Paradise City: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-11-15/watch-dave-grohl-join-guns-n-roses-onstage-for-paradise-city

11-6-17: 47 years ago today; the story of Aerosmith’s first concert: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/aerosmith-first-concert/

11-3-17: Actor Lou Diamond Phillips arrested for DUI in Portland: http://www.tmz.com/2017/11/03/lou-diamond-phillips-arrested-dui-drunk-driving-portland/

11-2-17: Sammy Hagar gives up on a Van Halen reunion: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-11-02/sammy-hagar-theres-no-chance-of-van-halen-reunion

10-30-17: THIS DAY IN HISTORY: Jim Morrison arrested on indecency charges in Miami: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/jim-morrison-miami-sentence/

10-17-17: NO SHOCK: Robert Plant again rules out a Led Zeppelin “reunion” : http://teamrock.com/news/2017-10-17/robert-plant-again-rules-out-led-zeppelin-reunion

10-11-17: Saturday Night Live debut on this date back in 1975. Here are all 145 cast members ranked! Check that out here: http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/lists/saturday-night-live-all-141-cast-members-ranked-20150211

10-10-17: Hey Bon Jovi fans! Richie Sambora says he will play with Bon Jovi if inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of fame: http://www.tmz.com/2017/10/10/richie-sambora-play-bon-jovi-again-inducted-rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame/

10-4-17: Turns out Tom Petty wrote “Free Fallin” just to make Jeff Lynne laugh: http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/7400181/tom-petty-free-fallin-songwriters-hall-fame

10-3-17: BREAKING:

Detroit, MI (October 3, 2017) – Bob Seger announced today that he will have to postpone upcoming tour dates upon receiving his doctor’s orders to attend to an urgent medical issue concerning his vertebrae.  No further details are available at this time.

Seger commented “I’m so disappointed to have to suspend the tour as the band is on a great roll.  It’s a privilege to play for our amazing fans. Hoping to be back out on the road very soon.”

Seger and his Silver Bullet Band played the 13th sold out show of their 2017 Runaway Train Tour last Thursday in Pittsburgh.  On Saturday, Seger had to postpone his 14th show in Columbus.

Rescheduled dates will be announced when available. Tickets sold for concerts that are being rescheduled will be honored at the new dates.

 

10-2-17: BREAKING! Official: Tom Petty has died.. He was 66: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/tom-petty-rock-iconoclast-who-led-the-heartbreakers-dead-at-66-w506651

10-2-17: BREAKING: Tom Petty found unconscious: in full cardiac arrest: http://www.tmz.com/2017/10/02/tom-petty-found-unconscious-full-cardiac-arrest/

9-29-17: Keeping people safe! There will be an OVI checkpoint tonight in North Toledo: Find out where here: http://www.toledoblade.com/Police-Fire/2017/09/28/Checkpoint-to-be-held-Friday-in-North-Toledo.html

9-27-17: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler with an unexpected “medical issue”.. Aerosmith to cancel tour dates:  http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/26/entertainment/steven-tyler-medical-issue/index.html?sr=fbCNN092617steven-tyler-medical-issue0716PMStoryLink

9-26-17: Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee & girlfriend Brittany Furlan reveal the truth about the “Mile High Club”: http://www.tmz.com/2017/09/26/tommy-lee-girlfriend-brittany-furlan-deny-mile-high-club-sex/

8-8-17: A Harvard MBA grad is starting a new luxury weed business & expects to make 50 million a year! Whhaa? https://www.cnbc.com/2017/08/07/this-harvard-mba-grad-is-building-a-luxury-weed-business.html?utm_content=buffere557e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

8-3-17: Ever wondered what happens to a cat after it eats marijuana? Found out here: https://www.facebook.com/1741633889488682/videos/1862334964085240/

7-27-17: The Mud hens are having a Veterans Appreciation Night this Friday night at Fifth Third Field.. Get everything you need to know here: https://www.milb.com/mud-hens/news/show-your-appreciation-for-our-veterans-friday-728/c-242889816/t-196097308

7-20-17: BREAKING: Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington commits suicide: http://www.tmz.com/2017/07/20/linkin-park-singer-chester-bennington-dead-commits-suicide/

7-10-17: Check out a video of a man who decides to propose to his girlfriend mid-arrest.. What? http://www.wtol.com/story/35841448/video-handcuffed-man-proposes-mid-arrest?clienttype=generic&utm_content=buffer3da92&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

7-5-17: Iron Maiden announces “Hallowed” Belgian Style Beer: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/iron-maiden-hallowed-beer/

6-20-17: Happy 63rd birthday to Michael Anthony of Van Halen! The Van Halen brother say they will never work with him again.. Crap! http://www.vhnd.com/2015/06/20/happy-birthday-michael-anthony-3/

6-16-17: Gene Simmons is trying to trademark the “Rock on” horns sign. Now he’s being mocked. Check out what Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue said about it here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/nikki-sixx-wendy-dio-gene-simmons-horns/

6-10-17: Adam West, the original Batman, has died. He was 88. http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/10/adam-west-batman-dead-at-88/

6-07-17: Check out the top 10 on stage Rock Star meltdowns of all time: http://teamrock.com/feature/2016-11-11/10-greatest-onstage-meltdowns

5-27-17: PLEASE STOP!! Gregg Allman, rock pioneer has died. He was 69: http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/7759662/gregg-allman-dead

5-25-17: BREAKING: Chris Cornell had fresh “track marks” on his arm at the time of his suicide: http://www.tmz.com/2017/05/25/chris-cornell-fresh-track-marks-arm-suicide/

5-24-17: Proof there are no original idea’s anymore.. Tom Cruise confirms that a “Top Gun” sequel is happening!! https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/movies/2017/05/23/tom-cruise-confirms-top-gun-sequel-definitely-happening/102079876/

5-23-17: The 007 James Bond I grew up on, has died.. Roger Moore was 89: http://www.tmz.com/2017/05/23/roger-moore-dead-james-bond/

5-18-17: Chris Cornell’s death ruled a suicide by hanging: http://www.tmz.com/2017/05/18/chris-cornell-cause-of-death-suicide-by-hanging/

5-16-17: Don Henley announces Glen Frey’s replacement when the Eagles tour this summer: http://societyofrock.com/breaking-don-henley-reveals-glenn-freys-replacement/?a=mm&var=don+henley+announces+gf+replacement-ILCR&utm_campaign=don+henley+announces+gf+replacement&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=original-ilcr-mm&utm_content=eagles

5-4-17: Mayoral candidate Opal Covey said fire would rain on Toledo if not elected. Turns out the fiery wrath happened to her own van: http://www.wtol.com/story/35337300/mayoral-candidates-van-catches-fire?utm_content=buffer7e452&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

5-04-17: Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumors Circulate: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-05-04/led-zeppelin-reunion-rumours-circulate

5-01-17: Nikki Sixx slams Motley Crue reunion rumors: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-05-01/nikki-sixx-slams-motley-crue-reunion-rumours

4-27-17: Guns N Roses “Not in this lifetime” tour brings in a cool 230 million: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-04-27/guns-n-roses-not-in-this-lifetime-tour-brings-in-230-million

4-24-17: More sad news from the world of classic rock. Gregg Allman reportedly enters hospice: https://www.relix.com/news/detail/gregg_allman_reportedly_enters_hospice

4-20-17: Former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony loses infant grandson. Our thoughts are with him at this time: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/michael-anthony-fundraising-walk/

4-18-17: BREAKING: Facebook Live Killer Steve Stephens committed suicide: http://www.tmz.com/2017/04/18/facebook-killer-steve-stephens-suicide-body-found/

4-18-17: What are the best classic rock stripper anthems? Check it out here: https://www.facebook.com/bestclassicrockhits/videos/279981722458201/

4-07-17: BREAKING: Steve Perry will preform with Journey tonight at the Rock Hall ceremony: http://www.tmz.com/2017/04/07/steve-perry-sing-with-journey-rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame/

4-06-17: Hollywood legend Don Rickles has passed away.. He was 90: http://www.tmz.com/2017/04/06/don-rickles-dead-dies/

4-06-17: Brian Johnson of AC/DC has a brand new project! Find out what it is here: http://societyofrock.com/acdc-fans-brian-johnson-has-announced-his-newest-project-and-you-wont-want-to-miss-it/?a=bt&var=brianjohnsonnewproject-ILCR&utm_campaign=brianjohnsonnewproject&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=original-ilcr-bt&utm_content=ac%2Fdc

4-04-17: Right out of retirement: Tony Romo to replace Phil Simms on CBS & sit next to Jim Nantz.. http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000797442/article/romo-to-replace-simms-as-cbss-no-1-nfl-analyst?campaign=fb-nf-sf67856791-sf67856791&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=referral

4-01-17: Ever wondered how David Lee Roth REALLY left Van Halen? Get the real story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/david-lee-roth-left-van-halen/

4-01-17: Steven Tyler steps on stage & rips an awesome drum solo! Check it out: http://societyofrock.com/steven-tyler-surprises-audience-then-hops-on-the-drums-to-rip-awesome-solo/?a=bt&var=steventylerdrums-ILCR&utm_campaign=steventylerdrums&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=repost-ilcr-bt&utm_content=steven+tyler

3-30-17: Check out all the ROCKIN’ pictures from Rock The Arena 2 here:  http://davidrichard.photoshelter.com/proofing/G0000vQ3BCtWAl.I

3-29-17: Aerosmith: No U.S. Tour so the band can make a new album. Does this still mean a farewell tour? Huh? Story here: http://www.wlup.com/2017/03/28/aerosmith-no-u-s-tour/

3-28-17: The annual Lagrange Street Polish festival will not happen in 2017! NO! The story here: http://www.13abc.com/content/news/Lagrange-Street-Polish-Festival-Called-Off-417307393.html

3-27-17: Steven Tyler of Aerosmith turned 69 yesterday.. In celebration, hear how the band made “Toys in the Attic” here: http://teamrock.com/feature/2016-11-06/aerosmith-the-making-of-toys-in-the-attic

3-26-17: Check out some fan filmed footage of Quiet Riot playing at Rock the Arena 2 here: http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/watch-new-lineup-of-quiet-riot-perform-at-toledos-rock-the-arena-ii-festival/

3-23-17: BREAKING: Boston drummer Sib Hashian has died.. More here: http://www.tmz.com/2017/03/23/boston-drummer-sib-hashian-dead/

3-19-17: Remembering guitar great Randy Rhoads who died on this date 35 years ago. http://www.wlup.com/2017/03/19/a-guitar-prodigy-falls-victim-to-a-horrific-accident/

3-18-17: Rock legend Chuck Berry as died. He was 90. The story here:http://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news/legendary-musician-chuck-berry-has-died-at-90/ar-BBylpKT

3-15-17: Sammy Hagar open to Van Halen reunion if David Lee Roth is involved.. More here: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-03-14/sammy-hagar-only-wants-van-halen-reunion-if-roth-is-involved

3-14-17: Gregg Allman forced to cancel entire 2017 tour schedule.. More here: http://societyofrock.com/breaking-gregg-allman-forced-to-cancel-all-2017-tour-dates/?a=mm&var=gregg+allman+cancels+tour+dates-ILCR&utm_campaign=gregg+allman+cancels+tour+dates&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=original-ilcr-mm&utm_content=gregg+allman

3-7-17: KISS is releasing it’s own brand of cola.. Story here: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-03-07/kiss-add-some-fizz-to-soft-drinks-market

3-1-17: Baby gives “rock on” gesture in ultrasound picture.. Check it out here: http://fox45now.com/news/offbeat/baby-gives-rock-on-hand-gesture-in-ultrasound

3-1-17: Ozzy spills details on an embarrassing text message he once sent to Robert Plant. Read more here: http://societyofrock.com/ozzy-osbourne-spills-details-on-the-embarrassing-text-message-he-once-sent-to-robert-plant/?a=bt&var=ozzyosbournerobplanttext-ILCR&utm_campaign=ozzyosbournerobplanttext&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=repost-ilcr-bt&utm_content=ozzy+osbourne

2-18-17: Senator Ted Nugent? It’s possible! Read more here: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2017/02/17/ted-nugent-not-ruling-out-2018-senate-run.html

2-16-17: Kid Rock running for office?? it might happen! The story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/kid-rock-run-for-office/

2-15-17: Kate Upton goes topless in the 2017 SI Swimsuit issue: More here: http://ftw.usatoday.ed.. com/2017/02/sports-illustrated-swimsuit-edition-cover-kate-upton-model-topless

2-13-17: Metallica & Lady Gaga together? It happened at the Grammy’s last night! Check it out here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/lady-gaga-metallica-to-duet-at-grammys-w465442?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=cpc&utm_content=kwp&utm_campaign=grammy&kwp_0=334461&kwp_4=1260879&kwp_1=562147

2-09-17: Country legend Willie Nelson cancels upcoming shows due to illness. More here: http://www.rollingstone.com/country/news/willie-nelson-cancels-shows-due-to-illness-w465861

2-07-17: 2017 is picking up right where 2016 left off. Former April Wine bassist Steve Lang has passed away. he was 67. Steve is on the far right. Read more here: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-02-08/former-april-wine-bassist-steve-lang-dies-at-67

2-03-17: Woman is suing Styx drummer Todd Sucherman for alleged drum stick injury.. Get more here: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-02-03/fan-sues-styx-drummer-over-alleged-drumstick-injury

2-01-17: Hooters to open a new restaurant called “Hoots” where guys & gals serve you “Hooters” food dressed as servers. Whaaaa? Story here: http://www.grubstreet.com/2017/01/hooters-to-open-fast-casual-restaurant-chain-called-hoots.html

1-31-17: Original singer & bassist of Asia John Wetton has passed away. He was 67. Get more here: http://teamrock.com/news/2017-01-31/john-wetton-dies-aged-67

1-28-17: Geoff Nicholls, long time keyboardist for Black Sabbath has passed away. He was 68. Read more here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/geoff-nicholls-black-sabbath-keyboardist-dead-at-68-w463564

1-25-17: Sad news out of Hollywood. Actress Mary Tyler Moore has died. She was 80.. Read more here: http://www.tmz.com/2017/01/25/mary-tyler-moore-dead/

1-25-17: Butch Trucks, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band has died. He was 69. Read more here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/butch-trucks-dies/

1-19-17: Kid Rock to play the New Little Ceasars Arena in Detroit when it opens later this year. Read more here: http://www.wjr.com/2017/01/19/kid-rock-set-to-kick-off-little-ceasars-arena/

1-18-17: it was one year ago today we lost the great Glenn Frey.. His close friend Bob Seger recorded a tribute song for him & you can check it out here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/premieres/hear-bob-segers-new-tribute-song-to-glenn-frey-w461128

1-17-17: Motley Crue formed on this date back in 1981.. Here is a reminder of their early years: http://teamrock.com/feature/2016-11-10/motley-crue-remember-1981

1-11-17: Want to open for Bon Jovi on their 2017 tour? Find out how here: http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Bon-Jovi-Announce-Opening-Act-Contest-410302505.html

1-05-17: “Celeb Apprentice” crew breaks up Boy George, Vince Neil fight.. Whaaa? More here & see a video on the “fight” here: http://www.tmz.com/2017/01/06/chael-sonnen-celebrity-apprentice-fight/

12-21-16: Now that Journey will be inducted into the Rock Hall, will there be a Steve Perry reunion? Maybe.. More here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/journeys-neal-schon-on-rock-hall-induction-steve-perry-w456641?utm_source=email

12-13-16: A terminally ill 5 year old gets dying wish. Talking to Santa.. I dare you not to cry.. Check it out here: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/terminally-ill-5-year-old-boy-dies-santa-s-arms-n695096

12-05-16: Guns N Roses Just released Tour Dates for 2017. Find out if they are playing near us here: http://www.gunsnroses.com/tour

10-18-16: The 2017 Rock Hall of Fame nominee’s have been announced! Fins out who they are here: http://www.wlup.com/2016/10/18/the-2017-rock-n-roll-hall-of-fame-nominees-have-been-announced/

10-6-16: Pink Floyd to reunite? It might happen! Find out all about it here: http://pitchfork.com/news/68809-pink-floyd-reunite-in-support-of-gaza-activitsts/

10-4-16: Toledo area Don Pablo’s shuts down & does not tell it’s workers? What’s up with that? More here: http://www.wtol.com/story/33308399/toledo-area-don-pablos-apparently-shuts-down-doesnt-tell-workers?sf37780731=1

9-30-16: Getting the band back together? Looks like Ace Frehley might make a return with KISS in 2017! More here: http://teamrock.com/news/2016-09-30/ace-frehley-to-rejoin-kiss-next-year

9-26-16: SAY IT AIN’T SO! Looks like Myles Pizza in BG is closing this weekend. Check out the video here: http://www.sent-trib.com/multimedia/video-myles-pizza-pub-closing-this-weekend/video_647ffa26-83f8-11e6-852d-37ecd355eb5d.html

9-26-16: 36 years ago yesterday, we lost John Bohnam. His son Jason shares stories about his father’s death. More here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/jason-bonham-john-bonham-death/

9-23-16: BLAST FROM THE PAST! Check out this rare demo of GNR’s “Sweet Child O’ Mine”.. Click here: http://societyofrock.com/rare-demo-of-guns-n-roses/?a=GD&var=ILCR-GnrRaredemo

9-20-16: The Detroit Tigers extend affiliation with the Toledo Mud Hens for another 2 seasons! Read about it here: http://www.bcsn.tv/news_article/show/699721?referrer_id=878183

9-13-16: Izzy Stradlin reportedly turns down a 5 figure per show paycheck during the GNR reunion tour.. What? More here: http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/izzy-stradlin-reportedly-turned-down-five-figure-fee-per-show-for-guns-n-roses-reunion-concerts/

08-30-16: John Lennon’s killer denied parole again! More here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/mark-david-chapman-denied-parole-2016/

8-02-16: Cedar Point to shut down iconic coaster in the next few weeks. Story here: http://www.13abc.com/content/news/End-of-the-road-for-Mean-Streak-roller-coaster-388837502.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_13abc

07-18-16: Guns N Roses detained before a show in Toronto for having “guns”.. Story here: http://www.guitarworld.com/artist-news/guns-n-roses-detained-canadian-border-gun-possession/29471


07-15-16: 72 year old Mick Jagger expecting 8th child with 29 year old girlfriend.. I wish I was a rockstar.. Story here: http://www.etonline.com/news/193288_mick_jagger_expecting_eighth_child/

07-12-16: Aerosmith Bassist Tom Hamilton says Joe Perry is “doing better than feared”.. Story here: http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/7431486/aerosmith-tom-hamilton-says-joe-perry-doing-better-than-feared


7-08-16: AC/DC’s Cliff Williams announces retirement after the fall tour. Could this be it for AC/DC? Story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/acdc-cliff-williams-retirement/

7-05-16: Metallica was going to fire Lars Alrich? Whaaaaaa? Story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/metallica-considered-firing-lars-ulrich/


6-29-16: Aerosmith’s Joe Perry.. “I don’t know if this is the end”.. Story here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/aerosmith-joe-perry-farewell/

6-22-16: Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler confirms the inevitable, A farewell tour in 2017. Story here: http://societyofrock.com/breaking-aerosmith-frontman-steven-tyler-confirms-the-inevitable/?a=mm&var=ILCR-StevenTylerNews


6-21-16: Led Zeppelin passed up how much for the “Desert Trip” gigs?? Find out here: http://www.wxkr.com/news/report-led-zeppelin-passed-on-14-million-payday-for-desert-trip-gigs/

6-17-16: Meatloaf “recovering well” after he collapsed on stage last night.. Story here: http://www.cnn.com/2016/06/17/entertainment/meat-loaf-collapses-on-stage/index.html


6-13-16: Brian Johnson is ready to return to AC/DC!! Will they take him back? More here: https://guitarzoom.com/brian-johnson-back-acdc/

6-09-16: Looks like beer will be sold at “The Horseshoe” starting this season. Do you agree? Should Michigan & Michigan State follow? More here: http://www.cleveland.com/osu/index.ssf/2016/06/ohio_state_to_star_selling_bee.html


6-07-16: Axl Rose demands Google remove “Fat Axl” memes.. Story here: http://www.wlup.com/2016/06/06/axl-rose-demands-google-remove-fat-axl-memes/

5-31-16 The Rolling Stones Ronnie Wood becomes a father with twins at the age of 68? Whaaaaaa? Story here: http://www.itv.com/news/2016-05-31/rolling-stone-ronnie-wood-become-father-to-twins-at-68/


5-24-16: As Sebastian Bach gets ready for his Toledo show Friday night, now he has to worry about his nanny stealing his 16K watch! Story here: http://www.tmz.com/2016/05/24/sebastian-bach-wife-stolen-chanel-watch/

5-16-16: 6 years ago today, we lost the late, the great Ronnie James Dio.. Story here: http://loudwire.com/ronnie-james-dio-passes-away-anniversary/


5-11-16: Gene Simmons never hold ANYTHING back but apologizes for comments made about PRINCE’S death: Story here: http://www.wxkr.com/news/gene-simmons-apologizes-for-comments-about-princes-death/

5-10-16: Ozzy moves home, Sharon moves out!! Story here: http://www.tmz.com/2016/05/10/sharon-ozzy-osbourne-split-separate-affair/


5-09-16: Ozzy is MISSING after his split with Sharon! Oh NO!! Story here: http://www.rockfeed.net/2016/05/09/ozzy-osbourne-missing-divorce-sharon/

5-06-16: Customers shocked by robbery attempt at the Sunoco at Bancroft & Ashland in Toledo. Story here: http://www.13abc.com/home/headlines/Customers-are-shocked-by-robbery-attempt-at-Toledo-gas-station-378357441.html


5-2-16 BREAKING: Former Creed lead singer Scott Stapp is the new lead singer for Stone Temple Pilots. Story here: http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/05/scott-stapp-could-be-the-new-frontman-of-stone-temple-pilots/

5-2-16 Finally! Former AC/DC front man Bon Scott gets a statue in his hometown in Scotland.. Story Here:  http://teamrock.com/news/2016-05-01/bon-scott-statue-unveiled-in-singer-s-hometown


4-29-16: Van Halen fans.. VH albums ranked from worst to first!! Do you agree? Click here: http://ultimateclassicrock.com/van-halen-albums-ranked/

4-28-16: Led Zeppelin “Stairway” case could be settled for $1,, Story here: http://teamrock.com/news/2016-04-28/led-zeppelin-settle-stairway-to-heaven-copyright-court-case-for-1-spirit-taurus-1


4-27-16 National World Naked Gardening Day is May 7th.. WTF?? Story here: http://www.trendingmail.com/2016/04/annual-holiday-celebrating-world-naked.html

4-25-16 Tom Brady must go though a 4 game suspension in the “Deflategate” case: http://www.13abc.com/home/headlines/Appeals-court-rules-Patriots-quarterback-Tom-Brady-must-serve-4-game-Deflategate-suspension-376987041.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_13abc


4-21-16 Prince: 80’s Music Icon Dead at 57.. Story here: http://www.spin.com/2016/04/prince-died-57-dead/?utm_source=spinfacebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=spinfacebook

4-21-16 Smokin’ Joe Walsh says he wants no part of the Republican Party & cancels Cleveland show: http://www.13abc.com/home/headlines/Eagles-Joe-Walsh–376513131.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_13abc


4-20-16 Bret Michaels willing to wait for Rikki Rocket to recover from Cancer before going on tour with Poision : http://teamrock.com/news/2016-04-20/poison-waiting-for-rockett-recovery


4-19-16 Brian Johnson releases a statement about his departure from AC/DC: http://teamrock.com/news/2016-04-19/brian-johnson-crushed-by-ac-dc-departure


4-19-16 Another Teacher, another underage teen.. Are you kidding me? http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2016/04/18/police-nc-teacher-traveled-va-sex-former-student-13/83213192/


4-18-16 Steve Miller vs. Rock Hall Part 2!! http://teamrock.com/news/2016-04-18/steve-miller-not-playing-ball-over-rock-hall-filming-rights

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