Foo Fighters’ Tribute To Chris Cornell Will Melt Your Heart

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had a photo of a young Chris Cornell on his drum set to honor the legendary Soundgarden frontman at a recent Foo Fighters show in Japan. See the...

Layne Staley’s Mother Details ‘War’ He Fought At Home: ‘He Died Five Times’

Late Alice In Chains singer Layne Staley's mother Nancy Layne McCallum recently discussed her son's addiction in a new interview with Seattle Times' Nicole Brodeur. “While others were in Afghanistan and Iraq, he was fighting...

Frances Bean Shares Never Before Seen Photo With Kurt Cobain To Celebrate Birthday

Frances Bean Cobain shared an adorable photo of herself with her father Kurt Cobain to celebrate her 25th birthday. She also wrote, "Aw shucks. Thanks for all the birthday wishes Internet. I got to spend...

Chris Cornell’s Sister To Perform Live With Soundgarden Producer

Chris Cornell's sister Katy Cornell's band Into The Cold have shows coming up in Seattle, including a show on August 26th at Parliament Tavern in Seattle with Soundgarden producer Jack Endino's band Basement Sessions. Into...

Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme Reacts To Fans Asking Him To Save...

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme discussed the state of rock in a new New York Times interview. "Yes, people have said, 'Are you saving rock ’n’ roll?' And I was like, “Is...

Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor Releases Cryptic Messages, Announce Double Album

Trent Reznor released a 'fix' for Nine Inch Nails' EP cover Add Violence. He posted an image on Instagram with the word Nescience. The word in the image is Nescient. A...

An Open Letter To Soundgarden About The Unfinished New Album

Longtime Alternative Nation reader Dave Travers sent the following open letter to Alternative Nation yesterday to mark the three month anniversary of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's death: An Open Letter to Soundgarden To Ben, Kim and...

Chester Bennington Fan Makes Music Request In Suicide Note, Friend Shares Beautiful Portrait

A Reddit user named Canilian recently posted a story on Reddit about a friend of his dying by suicide the day after late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington. He also shared a beautiful piece...

The Freaks’ Actual Reality Is Inspiring A New Evolution Of Rock Music

The Freaks just released their debut album, Actual Reality, following the well-received release of two energetic singles, “Wastecats” and “When All Your Love Is Gone.” Actual Reality stimulates nostalgia for rock music of the 90’s and 00’s (a time...

Chris Cornell’s Widow: ‘I Do Not Know Life Without Him, I Don’t Want To’

Chris Cornell's widow Vicky tweeted last night about her late husband on the three month anniversary of his death. Whoever said time would ease my pain lied. I want him, I miss him, I love...