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Photographer Kirk Weddle has released a series of photos he took of Nirvana on October 28th, 1991, in which he persuaded the trio to pose in a swimming pool in a parody of the naked-baby-in-a-pool cover of their just-released album Nevermind , which he also shot. Weddle recalled...
Albums these days are "almost meaningless" Muse’s frontman Matt Bellamy tells Rolling Stone . There are exceptions, though (like Muse’s latest effort, Drones ), he asserts. Drones drops in June, and Bellamy says he’s confident that the concept album will thrive, despite the...
Ex-Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland is talking again about his delivery of "Vasoline" at a show in Texas last week. He alluded to faulty equipment again, saying his ear monitors weren’t working, and denying drugs as the cause. In a rambling interview with WXNR 99.5, he...
Making good on their pledge to reschedule the weeklong residency they had to cancel on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon , U2 went all-out, doing a skit featuring them busking in the New York City subway in disguise. The band ran through "I Still Haven’t Found What I’m...
Godsmack frontman Sully Erna said that the band plans to tie the release of single “What’s Next” from their 1000 Horsepower album with the military’s launch of a campaign. Erna tells Syrucuse’s K-ROCK: “The best part of releasing the single is we’re gonna do a whole campaign,...
Saint Asonia is the name of a new rock "supergroup" led by former Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier , with the rest of the group reportedly consisting of Staind guitarist Mike Mushok , ex-Finger Eleven drummer Rich Beddoe and journeyman bassist Corey Lowery . While that...
Muse plays the first of two small theater shows in New York City on Friday night (May 8th) to promote next month's release of its new album Drones , and fans are sure to hear a few new tracks from the disc. But drummer Dominic Howard told us there's a good chance that the band...
In This Moment has premiered the new music video for its single "Sex Metal Barbie" at Loudwire. The clip was directed by singer Maria Brink, who said about getting behind the camera, "Directing it was a liberating experience. When you write music that you are very passionate...
Brett Morgen, director of the newly released documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck , took to Twitter this week to answer some questions about the film. Asked why Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl isn't in the movie, Morgen explained, "We first approached Dave about an interview in...