DAUGHTRY AND 3 DOORS DOWN TEAM UP FOR TOUR:
Daughtry and 3 Doors Down have announced a co-headlining tour set to crisscross North America this fall and winter. P.O.D. has been announced as support on select dates. "It's an honor to be able to go on the road with 3 Doors Down. We are excited to give fans an energetic rock show every night sharing songs from both our catalogs...we can't wait to hit the road to share it with our fans," said Chris Daughtry.
FREDDIE MERCURY ONCE TRIED TO ESCAPE FROM MICHAEL JACKSON!
His friend tells the BBC, “Freddie and Michael got on well until I got a call from Freddie saying: ‘I’m in Miami, dear. Can you get over here? You’ve got to get me out of this studio.’ “I said: ‘What’s the problem?’ He said: ‘Michael Jackson keeps bringing his pet into the studio and I’m not used to recording with a llama. I want to get out.’” Later Freddie admitted: “If we’d finished the track it would have been on Thriller! I missed out.”
WHAT REALLY SENT BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG INTO REHAB?
Green Day bassist Mike Dirnt says singer Billie Joe Armstrong's substance abuse issues were brought on by the heavy workload they took on earlier this year, which included recording three albums at the same time. He says, quote, "Hindsight is 20 / 20, it was a tremendous undertaking. It catches up with you a little bit, although we were having fun, we didn't take our nose out of the book for a long time."