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Glenn Hughes slams millennials

May 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

LEGENDARY singer/bassist Glenn Hughes says working with guitarist Andrew Watt showed him “millennials want all the power and all the money of people who’ve already got it without working for it”. California Breed, a project in which now-65-year-old Hughes worked with 27-year-old Watt along with drummer Jason Bonham, broke up after one album in 2015. “It was a very stressful band for me to be in,” Hughes told the White Line Fever podcast “I was, you know, bamboozled into forming this band with a young man, Andrew Watt – a very talented young man – but it was the wrong move for me. “The guy is a millennial. The guy [read on]

Wilton: I Gave Up Promising Baseball Career After Seeing Van Halen

December 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

QUEENSRYCHE guitarist Michael Wilton has revealed a Van Halen concert convinced him to give up a promising career as a baseball player and focus on music. Speaking on the White Line Fever podcast, Wilton spoke of touring Europe with a representative baseball side when he was in school and of being torn between the two pursuits. “Before I became a musician, I was a jock,” says Wilton. “I played baseball, I played football, I did all that stuff in school. “I was actually pretty good. I played second base and I played third base. I had quick hands and good eyes.” But one fateful day, Wilton attended an event that changed his life. [read on]

Butler Freed After Barroom Brawl

January 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

BLACK SABBATH bassist Geezer Butler is a free man again after being released from a lockup in Death Valley, California. Butler, 65, was charge with misdemeanor assault, drunkenness and vandalism following an incident at the Corkscrew Saloon on the Furnace Creek Ranch. He spent a night in the local lock up before being released following “detox and citation” The Inyo County Sheriff’s Department said in a press release: Thx for your messages & support following the unfortunate altercation that occurred.— Geezer Butler (@GZRMusic) January 29, 2015 “Shortly after midnight on January 27th, Sheriff’s Dispatch [read on]