Roger Daltrey of The Who has announced plans to publish his memoir in the fall of 2018. He has been writing the book while juggling recent world tours with The Who. “It’s taken three years to unpack the events of my life,” he said about getting his memories of events in order, “to remember who did what when and why, to separate the myths from the reality, to unravel what really happened at the Holiday Inn on (late drummer) Keith Moon’s 21st birthday.” It should be a great read.
Former Oasis singer Liam Gallagher just released his debut solo album, and now his older brother, Noel, has just released ‘Holy Mountain’, the first single off his upcoming album Who Built The Moon. According to Noel, ‘ Holy Mountain’ was one of the first things he put together on the first week of working on the album, saying, “I knew instantly that it was going to be the first single”.
What has Tom DeLonge been up to since leaving Blink-182? He’s announced the launch of the To The Stars Academy of Arts & Science. It is described as “a consortium of scientists, aerospace engineers and creatives that will work collectively to allow gifted researchers the freedom to explore exotic science and technologies with the infrastructure and resources to rapidly transition innovative ideas into world-changing products and services.” Check out the mission statement video here: