Phil Rudd had his first court appearance yesterday in New Zealand. First he was late, causing the judge to issue a warrant for his arrest. According to The Guardian he was leaving the courthouse he had his body guard give him a “piggy-back ride” and he reversed his sports car into the path of an oncoming traffic almost hitting another vehicle. Rudd has yet to enter a plea.
iTunes is streaming the entire AC/DC Rock or Bust album that doesn’t come out until December 2nd!
Former NHL coach, player and executive Pat Quinn has passed away at the age of 71 of unknown illnesses. Quinn played in nine season of the NHL before enjoying a long coaching career. He also coached the Canadian Olympic team when they won gold at the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City.
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Theo Fleury is in town to promote his new book “Conversations with a Rattlesnake” – he’s signing copies at Costco from 5-8 Monday night. We chatted about that – his old WHL days playing vs the Tigers, Pat Quinn, the Flames, and the NHL in general!
AC/DC has released the video for the title track of their new album, due out next week. Look for Bob Richards on the drums in place of Phil Rudd (as he is immersed in his legal troubles), and Stevie Young on guitar in place of the recently retired Malcolm.
According to Entertainment Weekly, AMC’s Breaking Bad spinoff “Better Call Saul” will have a two-night debut February 8th and 9th. The debut episode airs the first night, followed by episode two the very next evening! Bob Odenkirk plays Saul Goodman, Walt and Jesse’s lawyer, in an hour-long weekly show that will air regularly Mondays after that.
The Foo Fighters added some merchandise to their site for their two tour along with this bad boy! And you have the option of getting it in red or green! Check out their website for all their merchandise.
AC/DC members Angus Young and Brian Johnson surprised their fans by making an appearance at the “Rock or Bust” world album premiere party at Webster Hall in New York City. They didn’t make any mention about drummer Phil Rudd, after his arrest for hiring a hit man to kill two men. The band’s album “Rock or Bust” comes out December 2nd followed by a world tour expected next year.
Montreal Canadiens star P.K. Sub ban; City personalities Brad Smith and Dina Pugliese; and actors Joshua Jackson and Jason Priestley are among Hello! Canada’s 50 best-dressed Canadians.
In a digital exclusive, Hello! published its list on Thursday, including stars from entertainment, sports and philanthropy.
“When we thought about who to include, a flurry of striking details came to mind: the black rims of Dan Levy’s signature spectacles; a peek of leg beneath Suzanne Rogers’ Emilia Wick stead gown at our Most Beautiful party; the sheen off Joe Merman’s velvet smoking slippers; the glint of Dina Puglisi’s statement jewelry and so many more,” Hello! writes.
From the entertainment world, there are actors Shanae Grimes-Beech, Dan Levy and Kiesz as well as supermodel Coco Rocha.
Philanthropists on the list include Suzanne Rogers, Jenna Biotope and Sylvia Mantilla.
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