A Rock Rumor I’m Hoping Is True, & One I’m Glad Is Not…

As far as the rock n’ roll rumor mill goes, I try to avoid buying into the hype as much as possible- but this one, I really, really hope is true…

Report: AC/DC To Release New Album This Year, Tour Australia In The Fall

AC/DC is rumored to be close to announcing a world stadium tour. The trek will apparently include singer Brian Johnson, who was forced to leave the band mid-tour nearly four years ago due to a dangerous level of hearing loss. He was eventually replaced on the road by GUNS N’ ROSES vocalist Axl Rose.

And, on Friday, a report from some attention-seeking idiot made claims that the late Neil Peart suffered before passing, made me extremely angry, but I’m glad it’s been cleared up to some extent.

Neil Peart’s Life ‘Ended the Way He Wanted’ Says Friend

Former DJ Donna Halper, who helped secure Rush’s first U.S. record deal in 1974, said that late drummer Neil Peart ‘s life had “ended the way he wanted” in a tribute to him. Peart died on Jan. 7, aged 67, without his three-year battle against cancer having been made public until he passed.