U2 took to social media yesterday (Aug 29) afternoon to tease fans about new music, including a quick snippet of a new song called “The Blackout.” They also announced September 6 as the premiere date for “You’re The Best Thing About Me,” the first official single from their new album, Songs of Experience.
Ozzy Osbourne will become a grandfather for the seventh time following news that his son Jack and his wife Lisa are expecting their third child. They married in 2012 after welcoming their first child, daughter Pearl, earlier that same year and second daughter, Andy Rose, in 2015. Ozzy has four other grandchildren; two each from daughter Jessica and son Louis. Ozzy and Black Sabbath will debut their farewell concert film, “The End Of The End”, in cinemas worldwide on September 28
The Rolling Stones are streaming a lyric video for the track “2000 Light Years From Home”, as a preview to the September 22 release of a 50th anniversary reissue of the 1967 album, Their Satanic Majesties Request. Originally released in December of 1967, “Their Satanic Majesties Request” is the first self-produced album in The Rolling Stones’ catalog. The record peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 on its way to Gold status for sales of 500,000 copies.
A court has awarded Lynyrd Skynyrd a permanent injunction to block an unauthorized movie about the band’s 1977 plane crash that killed six people, including lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines and backup singer Cassie Gaines. Production on “Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash” – based on the life of former Skynyrd drummer Artimus Pyle, will permanently shut down after a judge decided that the film violates a consent order that Pyle signed with his band mates in 1988.