Big news for Slash (Guns n' Roses, Velvet Revolver) today. He and Ronnie James Dio (Dio, Black Sabbath) will be inducted into the Hollywood Rockwalk in Los Angeles. The induction is set for today at 7 p.m. in front of the Guitar Center on Sunset Boulevard.
The RockWalk honors artists who have made a significant contributions to
rock n' roll. Other inductees include Eric Clapton, Aerosmith, and Van Halen.
Right now, members of Velvet Revolver are working on their sophomore album.
You'll be able to see Ronnie James Dio perform live with former Black Sabbath bandmates under the name Heaven and Hell. According to a recent Billboard article, Heaven and Hell will play 10 shows in Canada, then head to New York for several gigs. The band will also play several European festivals, and many UK fans are speculating the group will headline the 2007 Download festival at Donnington Park in England. Heaven and Hell will tour America in the fall.