The most important happenings… as told by social media:
1. Paul McCartney announced through social media that he will make a cameo appearance in the latest installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. The film his theaters May 26.
2. Don Henley has added more dates to his solo tour, including a special concert on his 70th birthday in Dallas, Texas.
— UltimateClassicRock (@UltClassicRock) May 12, 2017
3. On June 9 Paul Simon will release The Concert in Hyde Park, his performance from the Hard Rock Calling Festival in 2012, on DVD and BluRay.
‘The Concert In Hyde Park’ captures the magic of Paul’s incredible performance at the Hard Rock Calling festival in…
4. According to an announcement on their official Facebook page, Aerosmith bandmates Steven Tyler and Joe Perry both welcomed new grandchildren on May 10.
Congrats to Steven Tyler and Joe Perry on the birth of their new grandchildren. Both born today!! How cool is that!! The newest member of the Tyler family is a beautiful little boy, 7 lbs 11 oz born at 5:45 am. The newest member of the Perry family is a beautiful little girl, 6 lbs 9 oz born at 2:11 pm. Let's give them a huge #BlueArmy welcome in the comment section.
5. Expanded editions of the Cars’ albums Candy-O and Panorama will be available for purchase July 28.
— The Cars (@thecarsband) May 11, 2017