Latest Rock News and Events:
Bruce Springsteen performed in Perth, Australia on January 22 where he expressed solidarity with the Women's March movement. The Boss said, "We stand with you. We are the new American resistance."
Pat Benetar has released a new song, "Shine," that shows her support and solidarity with the Women's March on Washington. The song was co-written by Linda Perry. It is also the first new song that Benetar has released in over 10 years.
Roger Waters has unveiled a new live video for "Pigs." The video is taken from his incendiary Mexico City performance in which he slammed Donald Trump. The video was released on inauguration day. Rogers added a note stating, "The resistance begins today."
Heart's Nancy Wilson has revealed a new project titled Roadcase Royale with members of Prince's former backing band. Speaking with rollingstone.com, Wilson described the band as "muscular rock with some R&B/Blues and in depth ballads thrown in."
Gene Simmons has reportedly signed on to give five solo performances at upcoming Comic Con events across the country. The events are slated to take place in Cleveland (March 18-19), St. Louis (April 8-9), Philadelphia (June 2-3), Chicago (August 26-27) and Austin (November 17-18).
Stevie Nicks has sounded off against the various music streaming services and says that they have contributed to her reluctance to record new music. Speaking with the London Evening Standard, the rock icon says there is little motivation for artists to create new work in a market place where consumers are unwilling to pay.
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler reportedly performed at the post-wedding party of NASCAR star driver Kurt Busch and his new bride, model Ashley Van Metre.