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At least one person seems to think that Kanye West's antics at the Grammy Awards last month were cool. Rage Against The Machine bassist Tim Commerford told Alternative Nation, "I love that kind of stuff. I don't know that Beyonce record, so I can't say if she deserves it. But I...
Brett Morgen, the director of the new Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck, has revealed on Twitter that the soundtrack of the film will feature a 12-minute unreleased track from Cobain, the late Nirvana frontman. It isn’t known if the track was intended for a solo album he...
Soungarden frontman Chris Cornell joined the Zac Brown Band onstage on Saturday Night Live this weekend. The country stars were promoting their upcoming Jeckyll + Hyde album, which features Cornell on a track called “Heavy Is the Head.” The Jekyll + Hyde disc is set to arrive...
Jack White, in a recent interview with Billboard, talks about listening to vinyl the way some people do religious experiences: “You’re reverential to it. With the vinyl, you’re on your knees. You’re at the mercy of the needle. You watch the record spin and it’s like you’re...
Is this some sort of inner-demon metaphor? In Incubus’ new video for “Absolution Calling,” two rival gangs (a clean-cut version of Incubus riding mopeds and a gruffer version of Incubus riding hogs) battle it out. Evoking The West Side Story film and Michael Jackson’s “Beat It”...
Foo Fighters’ bass player Nate Mendel is taking his new side project band Lieutenant on the road for its first tour. The shows will kick off on March 18th at the South by Southwest festival and wrap up on April 8th in Los Angeles. Mendel is frontman of Lieutenant. The debut...
Robert Trujillo’s documentary film depicting the life and music of bass legend Jaco Pastorius will be shown at the inaugural Asbury Park Music in Film Festival on April 11th. The Metallica bassist and Pastorius’ son, Johnny Pastorius, produced the film, which is titled Jaco - A...
Skillet frontman John Cooper recently told The Front Row Report that the band would record their new album soon(ish): “We are recording this year. In fact, I am writing and demoing today, and I took a break to do some interviews. And then, after I talk with you, I go back and...
The childhood home of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain has been on the market since 2013 for $500,000. But with no buyers since then, Cobain's mother has now dropped the price to $400,000. According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, however, this asking price is still $300,...