Alan Peters, Katy Perry in News Notes

Former Agnostic Front bassist Alan Peters has died. He also performed in Crawlpappy and Absolution

Katy Perry has said on Howard Stern‘s radio show that she will return as a judge on American Idol if the show will have her back…

Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider said in an interview on Sirius/XM that he doesn’t see the band reuniting “in this lifetime.” He noted that he is currently working on movies, a second novel and that Twisted Sister would have to come after that…

Neil Young announced that he is suing President Donald Trump for copyright infringement for unauthorized use of his music and is seeking the maximum amount possible. Young’s lawsuit states that the Trump campaign has “willfully ignored” the musician’s past public objections and has continued to play his music despite lacking the license to do so… 

Uproxx’s cultural critic Steven Hyden has published a ranked list of the 100 best Bruce Springsteen songs…

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Neil Young in News Notes

Lin-Manuel Miranda and the original cast of Hamilton teamed with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, Saturday (June 27), to perform together during the Global Goal: Unite for Our Future concert. Also performing at the event were  Miley CyrusShakiraJ BalvinJustin Bieber and QuavoJennifer HudsonColdplayUsherChristine and the QueensChloe x Halle, and Yemi AladeHugh Jackman and Billy Porter also appeared and the evening was hosted by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson… 

Neil Young‘s “Ohio” just turned 50 and Esquire examined why the track is as relevant today as it was when it was written a half-century ago… 

Maroon 5 bassist Mickey Madden was arrested in Los Angeles, California, Saturday (June 27) on domestic violence charges…

Men’s Health takes a look at the 50 best workout songs of all time…