Metallica's Lars Ulrich To Appear In New Film Radio Dreams

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich will feature in the upcoming movie Radio Dreams, a movie set at a station in which Afghanistan's first rock band meets Metallica. The film, based on a screenplay by Iranian director Babak Jalali, began production last month in San Francisco.

Joan Jett To Open For The Who's 50th Anniversary Tour

Joan Jett will open for the Who on their upcoming 50th anny tour, beginning April 15 in Tampa, Florida. "Having Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, a great American rock band, support us on our North American dates will ensure concert-goers a full night of entertainment," Roger Daltrey said in a statement announcing Jett's opening gig. "I love her."

Joe Perry Speaks On Holiday EP And Aerosmith Plans

Joe Perry is prepping the release of his new holiday EP, Joe Perry's Merry Christmas, and says he was inspired to cut the record after stealing away a few minutes during his recent book tour. Speaking with Ultimate Classic Rock, the Aerosmith icon says he always hoped to record a holiday release and opened up on his band's future plans.

Brandon Flowers Says New Solo Release Will Be 'Different'

Brandon Flowers has opened up about his forthcoming solo release, saying that it will be a departure from his solo debut. Speaking with NME, the Killers frontman said he has used the new release to shake himself out of some growing habits. "Even though I'm still young, you can start to get set in your ways," he began.

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