Today in Music News 4.3.17
Every weekday we take a look at what’s happening in music news. Check out the headlines for today, here!
- Saturday night we lost another guitar legend. Lonnie Brooks, age 83, was confirmed dead by his son. Brooks is well known for his Chicago Blues style and his influences on many classic rock artists. The cause of death has not been confirmed.
- Chuck Berry was honored last night at the ACM Awards, and Joe Walsh was there to help with the performance of “Johnny B. Goode”. Country singer Luke Bryan kicked off the tribute, mentioning that Berry influenced every style of music. Don’t miss Joe Walsh when he comes with Tom Petty to the Xcel in June – Get the ticket info on our Concert Calendar.
- Are you a big fan of the Mummy movies? What about the Rolling Stones? Or Tom Cruise? If you like all three, you’re in for a treat. The Mummy movies are getting redone with the always famous Tom Cruise, and in the new trailer we hear “Paint It Black” from the Stones! Maybe, if the movie sucks, at least the soundtrack will be at least decent. The new Mummy movie comes out June 9th.
SOURCE: Ultimate Classic Rock