In Other Rock News…(July 21st)

Joe Perry, John Hetlinger and Megadeth make up the July 21st edition of "In Other Rock News..."  Enjoy!


Update On Joe Perry…

While we still haven’t received confirmation on what exactly happened to Joe Perry backstage at The Hollywood Vampires July 10th show, a source close to the guitarist says his collapse was due to “a combination of dehydration and exhaustion.”  The Vampires have continued to tour without Perry, but here’s hoping he’ll be back on stage soon.

John Hetlinger Performs “Dragula” On AGT

He may not be moving on to the next round, but 82-year-old John Hetlinger went out with a band on America’s Got Talent with his performance of Rob Zombie’s “Dragula.”  Check it out below!

John Hetlinger: 82-Year-Old Singer Covers Rob Zombie's "Dragula" - America's Got Talent 2016

The self-proclaimed "loud singer and entertainer" has an interesting and controversial style. Check out his rocking performance of Rob Zombie's "Dragula." " Get The America's Got Talent App: " Subscribe for More: " Watch America's Got Talent Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8/7c on NBC!


Megadeth Launching Beer Brand

Looks like Megadeth will be joining the ranks of Iron Maiden.

Just announced is a new Megadeth-branded beer appropriately called A Tout Le Monde.  This new beer will be brewed by Quebec’s Unibroue, which has received a number of awards.  So far, there’s no launch date, but you can keep posted by signing up for email updates at

Megadeth on Twitter

Megadeth + @Unibroue Present: À TOUT LE MONDE, a Belgian Style Saison Ale Coming Soon:


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter who never leaves home without her iPod, because to her, there’s something very comforting about carrying around every piece of music she’s ever owned in her life.