Cheap Trick have filed a $1 million lawsuit against the Ottawa Bluesfest over a stage collapse during their 2011 performance at the Canadian festival.
The statement of claim by Cheap Trick Touring Inc. was filed July 4, the opening day of this year’s Bluesfest,
Styx announced that they and their tourmates REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent raised $108,000 for the victims of the Boston marathon bombings during their recent tour.
The Midwest Rock ‘N Roll Express tour raised money by offering fans a chance to purchase a silent raffle ticket to win a guitar signed by all three acts.
Alice In Chains will tour the UK in November. Jerry Cantrell’s outfit released The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here in May – it’s their second album with William DuVall in place of the late Layne Staley.