The Record with Ken Tomczak

David Bowie Has "No Plan" (Music Video)

David Bowie's No Plan EP is a new four-track release from the late, great rocker who would have turned 70 on January 8. A music video for the title track "No Plan" can be seen below. The No Plan EP serves as the final output from Bowie, who recorded these tracks off the soundtrack to his musical,...
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Kelly Osbourne's "There Is No Secret" Book Due April 25

April 25 sees the release of "There is No F*cking Secret: Letters From A Badass Bitch", the new memoir from Ozzy Osbourne's daughter Kelly. In the book, the 32-year-old TV personality shares stories through a series of letters detailing everything from her mom Sharon's cancer to "The View" racism...
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Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Writes Music For Birmingham Cathedral

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi worked with his friend the Dean of Birmingham, England, the very Reverend Catherine Ogle, on a five-minute arrangement which celebrates peace, harmony, and the Cathedral's role in the heart of the city. Check out the video for "How Good It Is" below featuring...
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Deep Purple Accuse Accountant Of Stealing $5 Million

Deep Purple members Ian Gillan, Ian Paice and Roger Glover have filed a lawsuit against their longtime accountant Dipak Shaner Rao, accusing him of siphoning nearly $5 million in royalties. Rao, who had been working with the band since 1994, has already admitted to "borrowing" or "lending" at least...
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Watch Trailer For "Underground" '90s Alternative Rock Documentary

"Underground Inc.: The Unsung Story Of Alternative Rock" is an upcoming documentary film taking an in-depth look at the alternative punk and heavy metal scene in the 1990s. Featuring interviews with members of '90s rock, punk and metal groups such as White Zombie, Queens Of The Stone Age, Primus,...
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5 Questions with Stephen Pearcy of RATT

After a debut EP introduced Ratt to the world in 1983, vocalist Stephen Pearcy and the rest of the band took over rock radio and MTV with 1984's Out Of The Cellar including hit songs/videos "Round And Round", "Back For More" and "Wanted Man". Platinum success continued with the follow-up Invasion...
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Happy Birthday To Rod Stewart

Happy 72nd Birthday to Sir Roderick David "Rod" Stewart, who was born January 10, 1945. Stewart was born in Highgate, London, England and is one of the most successful male singers in rock history. Stewart will make several appearances at Ceasars Palace in Las Vegas beginning March 15, 2017 and his...
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Def Leppard, Soundgarden, The Offspring To Headline Rocklahoma 2017

Def Leppard, Soundgarden and The Offspring will headline the 2017 Rocklahoma Festival, taking place May 26-28 in Pryor, OK. Other notable acts on the bill include Stone Sour, Seether, Three Days Grace, The Cult, Ratt, Jackyl, Buckcherry, Fuel, and Slaughter. The festival will be hosted by radio DJ...
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Happy Birthday To Pat Benatar

Happy 64th birthday to Pat Benatar (real name Patricia Mae Andrzejewski), who was born January 10, 1953. Benatar is a four-time Grammy Award winner and has been married to her long-time musical director and guitarist Neil "Spyder" Giraldo since 1982. They have two daughters and live in Los Angeles...
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Foreigner Announce 40th Anniversary Tour With Cheap Trick, Jason Bonham

Foreigner, Cheap Trick and Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience will hit the road this summer to celebrate Foreigner's 40th anniversary. The triple bill will begin their tour July 11 in Syracuse, NY and dates continue through September. A full Foreigner tour schedule can be found HERE - please...
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