Neil Young has been forced to pull out of tomorrow night’s Rock And Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony due to health issues. He was set to induct Pearl Jam. Luckily, one of the band’s biggest fans was free to step into the roll: former late night talk show host David Letterman. There’s no word on what’s ailing Neil.
Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has said that the band was considering recording a blues album as the follow up to their 2013 album, “13”. Instead, they felt that considering their ages and health that a proper farewell tour was the highest priority, though a blues project is still a possibility.
Metallica headlined the Lollapalooza festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina last Friday, and I’ve posted a pro-shot video of the whole show on my blog at y108.ca (below). The band begins 25-show summer stadium tour of North America in Baltimore on May 10.