The Record with Ken Tomczak

Foreigner's "Cold As Ice" Featured In Wendy's Super Bowl Commercial (Video)

A re-recording of Foreigner's classic rock hit "Cold As Ice" with current lead singer Kelly Hanson is featured in a new Wendy's Super Bowl 51 commercial and the clip can be seen below. This year marks the first time the fast food chain is airing a commercial spot during the big game. © Ken Wolter...
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Richie Sambora and Orianthi (RSO) Are "Making History" (Live Video)

Ex-Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora and former Alice Cooper member Orianthi are currently working with producer Bob Rock (Bon Jovi, Metallica) on a new "vocal and guitar-driven" duets album. To tease the project, the pair performed live at the NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA on January 19 under the name...
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Dave Grohl To Perform At Grammy Awards

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has been confirmed to perform at the 2017 Grammy Awards, which will take place February 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Also scheduled to perform at this year's show are Adele, John Legend, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban. The show...
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Guillermo From "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Interviews QB Tom Brady (Video)

Jimmy Kimmel's partner in crime, Guillermo, thinks New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady smells like flowers. We can neither confirm nor deny that, however you can watch Brady sign his soccer ball below! In the second video, take a look behind the scenes of NFL's "Opening Night" Super Bowl LI...
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Neil Young and Rush To Induct Pearl Jam, Yes Into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Here's some cool news out of Cleveland. Neil Young has been tapped to induct Pearl Jam into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, while Rush members Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will induct fellow prog rockers Yes. The RRHOF ceremony will take place on Friday, April 7 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY...
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R.I.P. John Wetton Of Asia (1949-2017)

Musician John Wetton of Asia has passed away at the age of 67. He had been battling cancer. Wetton's Asia bandmate Geoff Downes broke the news on Twitter (below), writing: "I am sorry to be the bearer of the very sad news that my dearest friend, bandmate and co-writer, John Wetton has passed away...
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Deep Purple And Alice Cooper Join Forces For North American Tour

Rock legends Deep Purple and Alice Cooper, joined by special guests The Edgar Winter Group, have announced a 19-city North American tour and the full schedule can be seen below. The dates begin August 12 in Las Vegas, NV and the tour wraps up September 10 in Cincinnati, OH. Tickets go on sale...
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Paul Rodgers To Perform Free Songs Only On May 2017 UK Tour

I have good news and bad news. The good news is vocalist Paul Rodgers (Bad Company, Free) will hit the road this spring on his "FREE Spirit" solo tour, where he will perform only Free songs during the set. The bad news is the May 5-28 trek is a UK-only tour and American audiences will have to...
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Joe Elliott, Perry Farrell, Gavin Rossdale Salute David Bowie In LA (Video)

Joe Elliott (Def Leppard), Perry Farrell (Jane's Addiction) and Gavin Rossdale (Bush) were among the special guests at the "Celebrating David Bowie" tribute concert on January 24 at Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. Fan-filmed video of "Suffragette City", "All The Young Dudes" and "I'm Afraid Of...
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Watch Tesla, Def Leppard, Korn Members Jam at Classic Rock Awards (Video)

Video of the 2016 Classic Rock Awards ceremony is now surfacing online and a great version of Tesla's "Modern Day Cowboy" featuring vocalist Jeff Keith, guitarist Frank Hannon and bassist Brian Wheat of Tesla, along with Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen and Korn drummer Ray Luzier can be seen HERE...
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