Guns N’ Roses’ Slash Shares Major Update On Return To Studio

The following photo of Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash has been shared by Marshall Amps, confirming his return to the studio. It's unknown if Slash is beginning work on new solo material, trying...

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ John Frusciante Doing Yoga Will Blow Your Mind

John Frusciante's former guitar tech Dave Lee discussed the former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist's superstitions and gear in Dave Mail 59, Dave Mail 54, and Dave Mail 52 on JFEffects. Did Frusciante do anything...

How Kurt Cobain Almost Collaborated With Alice In Chains & Grunge Icons Will Surprise...

Edited by Brett Buchanan This Alice In Chains Sap piece was originally published on Alternative Nation in April 2012 as part of our Remembering Layne Staley series. We are republishing it now since Alice In...

Scott Stapp Reveals If He’d Front Nirvana

Alternative Nation recently interviewed former Creed frontman Scott Stapp. The full interview will be published soon, but in the mean time we give you this excerpt. During the interview, I jokingly suggested Stapp try out for Nirvana,...

How Dave Grohl Helped His Mom On 9/11 Will Melt Your Heart

In her new book From Cradle to Stage, Dave Grohl's mother Virginia shares a a story that took place shortly after the 9/11 attacks that she watched from her home just minutes from Washington,...

U2’s Bono Reveals What He Really Thinks About Oasis

U2 frontman Bono discussed listening to Oasis with his son Elijah in a new interview with the BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show. "I mean he listens to ... I mean Elijah's been, I've just been...

Ex-Guns N’ Roses Member Calls Out ‘Bullshit’ Axl Rose Haters

Ex-Guns N' Roses guitarist Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal defended Axl Rose in a new XS Rock interview. XS ROCK: So tell me about what happened at the end between you and Guns N’ Roses? Were you...

Metallica And Other Unlikely Artists Who Have Paid Homage To Michael Jackson

Source: Metallica via Facebook You don't earn the title King of Pop without reason. Jackson's status as one of the most globally recognisable musicians is impossible to challenge, even for those unmoved by his songs....

5 Things You (Probably) Don’t Know About Guns N’ Roses

Long-time fans of Guns N' Roses (GNR) were overjoyed last year when it was announced that the group's original lineup - Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan - had reunited and were heading out...

The Rock Stars’ Favourite Games

It would not be wrong to say that everybody enjoys games. There used to be a time when gambling and video gaming were seen as a vice. But the truth is that as the...