Rapper Andre 3000 will play Jimi Hendrix in a new Hendrix biopic, which will begin shooting in Ireland later this month. The film, which is titled All Is By My Side, was written by -- and will be directed by -- novelist and screenwriter John Ridley, who recently wrote the Tuskegee Airmen film Red Tails.
Glenn Danzig, former frontman of The Misfits, is set to release "Devil’s Angels," the first single from his new album of covers. On the album, Danzig takes on tunes by Black Sabbath, Elvis Presley and several other aartist.
As we reported last fall, Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi and Deep Purple vocalist Ian Gillan got together to form WhoCares, releasing two songs for a good cause -- to raise funds to rebuild a music school in Armenia.
Guitarist Mick Taylor, who is generally considered the most musically gifted Rolling Stone of all time, is heading to New York City next week to kick off a six-night run of shows at the Iridium Jazz Club at 1650 Broadway. The shows run May 9 through May 14.
We hate to overload you with Jack Black today, but Tenacious D have premiered yet another awesome video from their new album, Rize of the Fenix. This time, it's the album's title track, and you can watch the video below.