Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Them Crooked Vultures announce London date in aid of ill musician

Them Crooked Vultures are to play a gig in London next month.
Great deals on musical instruments

Supergroup Them Crooked Vultures are to play a special show in London in aid of Eagles of Death Metal's bass guitarist Brian O'Connor.

O'Connor has been diagnosed with cancer but does not have medical insurance, meaning a fund has been set up to help to pay for his treatment.

In order to contribute to the fundraising effort, Them Crooked Vultures will play a show at the O2 Brixton Academy on July 5th 2010, with the net proceeds from the gig being donated to O'Connor.

Joshua Homme - one of the members of Them Crooked Vultures along with Dave Grohl and John Paul Jones – was one of the co-founders of Eagles of Death Metal.

Earlier this year, Paul McCartney revealed to the Daily Mail that he had asked to play bass guitar in Them Crooked Vultures, but was told by Grohl that John Paul Jones had already been approached about playing the instrument in the group.

Start Saving Money on Musical Instruments NowADNFCR-2133-ID-19842719-ADNFCR

Posted on 17 Jun 2010 10:06 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Never before has music been so accessible. With social media, tab sites and forums at your immediate disposal, learning your favourite song couldn't be easier.

9 Feb 2017 15:22
thumbnail

Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach Spills the Beans On His Less Than Complimentary Thoughts Towards Today's Rock Musicians and Their Work Ethic In the Studio

11 Jan 2017 11:33
thumbnail

The prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction will be honouring several artists this year, including prog legends Yes. Rick Wakeman has stated that he will not be attending.

3 Jan 2017 16:45
thumbnail

Laying the foundations for generations of artists to follow, the legendary musician Leonard Cohen has passed away from unspecified causes.

11 Nov 2016 10:48
thumbnail

Stating it as more of a necessity for the band, M. Shadows highlights the importance of not stagnating and keeping things exciting

31 Oct 2016 16:10
thumbnail

Cancelling his remaining shows in December due to ill health, fears arise over the guitar legends health

21 Oct 2016 17:40

Recent Music News

thumbnail

In a recent unconfirmed report, frontman of famous rock and roll outfit Guns N' Roses is said to be heading into the studio with Australian rock veterans AC/DC

24 Feb 2017 13:13
thumbnail

With a stunning finish and one of a kind tone, the Natal Cafe Racer shell packs are an exciting foundation for professional drummers of almost any genre.

23 Feb 2017 15:03
thumbnail

Old Blood Noise Endeavors EQ and Buffer, Headphone Amp and AB/Y Switcher have landed. Rugged and road ready, this trio promise get the most out of your guitar.

23 Feb 2017 12:46
thumbnail

The ROLI Loop BLOCK, Lightpad BLOCK and Live BLOCK are now available for purchase at Gear4music. A revelation in your creativity, make music wherever you are.

22 Feb 2017 12:10
thumbnail

Those who purchase a copy of Superior Drummer 2 are eligible for any SDX completely free. Additionally, Superior Drummer 2 Crossgrade is available heavily reduced.

21 Feb 2017 16:28
thumbnail

Gear4music are now stocking an extremely limited 5 piece Tama Star Bubinga Exotix 5 piece shell pack with an Australian Backwood Finish, Only one in stock!

21 Feb 2017 12:42