RnRTV #296: Cult Bus Crash and Diamond Dave Explains

July 13, 2012


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Want bite sized rock news? Rock n Roll TV is for you! This episode – Cult frontman Ian Astbury describes the band bus crash; Diamond David Lee Roth talks Super Bowl; Lily Allen returns and Mick Brown and his golf cart madness!

The Cult’s frontman Ian Astbury was injured when the band’s tour bus crashed earlier this week. They were on tour in Europe traveling from Croatia to Slovenia. It was around 6 am and Ian and the driver were the only ones awake. The bus veered violently, hit a guard rail and tipped on a 45 degree angle… then righted itself and came to a halt. The rest of the band were sound asleep in their bunks while Ian was thrown in to the aisle and sustained injuries to his neck back and shoulder. He says the guard rail was the only thing that prevented them from going over an 80 foot drop.

David Lee Roth the illustrious frontman for Van Halen has addressed the now viral rumors that Van Halen would be playing the Super Bowl next year. He said… “Be still my pigskin heart. That honor has not been bestowed upon us at this time though it is one we would accept in a NY minute.”

Anthrax have settled their lawsuit with former singer Dan Nelson.

Brit pop star Lily Allen ended her hiatus from music with a cameo appearance onstage with the Stone Roses in England recently.

Prong are hitting the road this summer with Static-X.

Zakk Wylde and his wife had their fourth baby and named him after Black Sabbath with his full name: Sabbath Page Wielandt Wylde.

Justin Bieber got a speeding ticket last week as he drove like a maniac to flee a group of photographers in Los Angeles.

In honor of the 4th of July, Lindsay Lohan dyed her hair back to red.
Ted Nugent’s drummer, Mick Brown is facing several charges after police in Bangor Maine say he was driving drunk in a golf cart stolen from a concert venue. And … there were also two females on board the cart at the time. Officers say Mick was intoxicated, had stolen the cart and was driving it recklessly on a foot path.

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