Ex-Smashing Pumpkins Keyboardist Talks James Iha’s Return, Zeitgeist & Premieres New Song

Recently, I have had the pleasure of interviewing Lisa Harriton, award-winning songwriter and the keyboardist/backing vocalist for the Smashing Pumpkins from 2007 to 2009 during the first phase of the reunion-Zeitgeist era. Harriton contacted...

Major AC/DC Announcement Coming Soon, Brian Johnson Gives Fans Thumbs Up

AC/DC are set to make a major announcement soon, according to AC/DC Brasil. "Sony Music USA has informed us that a 'Declaration will be published soon', They're 'waiting for the best time". We're waiting for ‪#‎ACDC‬ ‪#‎ROCKORBUSTTOUR" AC/DC...

‘Door Is Open’ For Izzy Stradlin & Steven Adler To Reunite With Guns N’...

Eddie Trunk met with Guns N' Roses members Axl Rose, Slash, and Duff McKagan when the band performed in Las Vegas last weekend, and he shared some insight on Izzy Stradlin and Steven Adler...

Easy Street Records Previews Record Store Day: Eddie Vedder’s Surprise & Mike McCready Supergroup

Photo credit: Jim Bennett Since 2008, the third Saturday of April has been named Record Store Day. It’s a unique combination of supporting your local record stores and having a chance to grab some rarities...

Blind Melon Guitarist Opens Studio, Offers Recording Advice – ‘Always Buy Classic Vintage Gear’

The two Blind Melon albums issued during Shannon Hoon's lifetime, 1992's Blind Melon and 1995's Soup, are two of my favorite sounding rock recordings of all-time (I may be just a tad biased, as...

Nick Hexum Talks New 311 Disposable Vape Pen, Hear New Song “Island Sun”

Multi-Platinum, Los Angeles rock band 311, announced the launch of their disposable vape pen – the Grassroots Uplifter™ on Tuesday. It’s a product the band has designed from scratch. Physically, the vape pen is...

Red Hot Chili Peppers Perform At Napster & Facebook Executive Sean Parker’s House

Red Hot Chili Peppers played at last night’s (April 13, 2016) gala at the Sean Parker and The Parker Foundation Launch for The Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Gala in Los Angeles. Apparently they...

James Iha Reunites With Smashing Pumpkins Again In Chicago

James Iha returned for his third performance with The Smashing Pumpkins on their In Plainsong 2016 tour at their hometown show in Chicago last night. Iha first reunited with original Smashing Pumpkins bandmates...

Listen To Chris Cornell’s New Cover Of “Stay With Me Baby”

Chris Cornell has released his cover of "Stay With Me Baby" from HBO's rock and roll series Vinyl. The song was first sung by the great soul singer Lorraine Ellison in 1966. Bette...

Call Me A Dog: The Resonance Of Temple Of The Dog 25 Years Later

I came back from the gym one afternoon to find my “cellphone” bouncing on my desk like a jumping bean. 23 messages. I was only gone two hours. It was 2002, who reaches out...