Best Concert Venues Worldwide

Concert venues can be almost as important as the people who play in them. In this list we've attempted to narrow down a world of concert venues to pick our favorite venues worldwide Red Rocks Amphitheatre,...

Listen To Pearl Jam’s New Studio Recording In Its Entirety

After a clip surfaced in February, the full version of Pearl Jam's cover of Brandi Carlile's "Again Today" has been released. Listen below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y38lDNwHyTw Pearl Jam, Adele, and other artists will be featured on Cover...

Photos Of Kurt Cobain’s Last Check Surface

A reader named Robert shared the following with Alternative Nation yesterday. "Thought I'd share this on the anniversary of death. Quite Possibly the last check Kurt cashed. Look at the time stamps on the...

Rock Hall of Fame Claims Pearl Jam Influenced Stone Temple Pilots

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Pearl Jam exhibit, which we reported on a few days ago, has a band biography with bullet points that claims the band influenced Stone Temple Pilots, The...

Live Talk Pearl Jam’s ‘Incredible’ Respect For Drummers, How Band ‘Mesmerized’ Them

On Tuesday, Alternative Nation spoke with Ed Kowalczyk and Chad Taylor, vocalist and lead guitarist for the legendary Grunge era act, Live. The newly restored original lineup of the band are about to embark on a...

Dave Grohl & Trent Reznor Are Doing Something Awesome

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor are both appearing in the new documentary INDUSTRIΛL ΛCCIDENT: The Story Of Wax Trax! Records. In a recently released trailer, Reznor discussed Wax...

Metallica’s Reaction To Rap & EDM Is Surprising

Metallica frontman James Hetfield discussed hip hop and electronica music in a new interview with La Tercera, as transcribed by Ultimate-Guitar: "It's not something that I enjoy, but when I see my children or other...

Pearl Jam Announce Replacement For Neil Young At Rock Hall of Fame

Unfortunately Neil Young has fallen ill, so he will be unable to induct Pearl Jam into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this weekend in New York. In his place, legendary late night...

Iconic Singer Comes Out As Gay

After decades of keeping his sexuality and romantic life private, Barry Manilow has come out as gay. He announced the news in a People article where he discussed his partner of 39 years,...

Alice In Chains & Pearl Jam Members Pay Tribute To Layne Staley: 15th Anniversary...

Legendary Alice In Chains and Mad Season frontman Layne Staley died 15 years ago today from a drug overdose in his Seattle home. Over the years, Alternative Nation has interviewed many of Staley's...