Rock Features

John Frusciante First 2021 Performance Video Revealed

Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante recently performed live for the first time in 2021 with bandmate Flea and their friends. It is...

Tom Morello On Chris Cornell vs. Zack de la Rocha

During a conversation with Revolver, Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello talked about Chris Cornell and working with the late Soundgarden frontman in...

Sluka Are In Harmony On ‘Figure It Out’

Award-winning San Diego Alternative Prog Rock Band Sluka are a band that we have covered here before and Sluka deserves to get covered every...

Blake Red Is Rock’s New Queen On The Cradle

Chicago-based Alternative Rock Musician Blake Red is spearheading a huge movement and there is no doubt that the effort will continue to pay off. ...

Guns N’ Roses Recorded Song With Nirvana Title

The former Guns N’ Roses drummer Josh Freese discussed the GNR song “Chinese Democracy” having a working title that spoofed a Nirvana song in...

Eddie Vedder Tour With Chad Smith Revealed?

Eddie Vedder recently debuted his band Earthlings for his new solo album 'Earthling' at the Ohana Festival, featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith...

Creed Member Reveals If Reunion Is Imminent

Mark Tremonti revealed why he currently does not want to reunite Creed imminently in a new Guitar interview, though he indicated that a huge...

Billy Corgan Teases Surprising Reunion Tour

Billy Corgan teased a Zwan reunion tour with Jimmy Chamberlin in a new Instagram live, as recapped by Reddit's TrevRichards. D'arcy Wretzky recently called...

Smashing Pumpkins’ D’arcy Rips James Iha: ‘Give It Back!’

Former bassist for the Smashing Pumpkins D'arcy Wretzky has called out James Iha for not returning her bass. Alternative Nation transcribed Wretzky's remarks from...

Guns N’ Roses Legend Suddenly Cancels Show

Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Gilby Clarke has been forced to suddenly cancel a show. He wrote on Instagram, "We have cancelled our performance...

Deep Cuts

Smashing Pumpkins ‘Adore’ Real Title Finally Revealed

Make no mistake about it, Billy Corgan always wanted us to know Adore was wordplay for 'A Door.'  He wished it was accepted as...

Imagine Dragons Are The Worst Band Ever

Author's note: This is all in good fun, and I highly suggest checking out the Trevor Project, a nonprofit endorsed by Imagine Dragons aimed...

ZZ Top Reveal Bold Truth About Greta Van Fleet

ZZ Top frontman Billy Gibbons was asked about Greta Van Fleet and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in an exclusive new conversation...

Review: Shannon Hoon Lives On In ‘All I Can Say’ Film

Photo: Danny Clinch Nowadays, it is common for us to document our everyday lives with the greatest of ease - thanks to iPhones and other...

Lists

Top 15 Metal Albums of 2018

  2018 has been a great year for metal. With so many albums released, it took the combined forces of Anthony and Birdman to rank...

Top 10 Rock Songs Of 2018: Pearl Jam, Chris Cornell & More

We've seen a lot of released this year from 90's alternative rock legends that we cover on Alternative Nation, and we also wanted to...

Top 10 Iconic Guitar Solos Of The 90’s

Let’s just be honest here for a second. Guitar solos kick ass! Name me a great song that wasn’t made better by a fantastic...

Top 15 Greatest Freddie Mercury Performances

Photo by Carl Lender What better way to mark the release of both the Freddie Mercury/Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody, and my 25th book overall, Long...

Top 10 Creepiest Alternative Rock Halloween Songs

Happy Halloween from Alternative Nation! If you’re looking for a playlist to listen to while you’re putting on your costume or…not, here are ten...

Top 10 Alternative Rock Drummers Of The 90’s

Drummers! For whatever reason, drummers rarely get their due. Often times, the difference between a good band and a great band comes down to the man behind...

Interviews

Ace Frehley Reveals If KISS’ Paul Stanley Is Lip Syncing

Has KISS frontman Paul Stanley been lip-syncing during his concerts? That very well might be up to you to decide as according to KISSFaq...

Ozzy Osbourne Unloads On Threat To Child In Video

Ozzy Osbourne caught dressing down little kids? The following Twitter account for Marie Osmond tweeted out this retro video of Osbourne doing just that,...

Clutch Drummer Talks Upcoming Album And Current Tour

CLUTCH – Neil Fallon (Vocals/Guitar), Tim Sult (Guitar), Dan Maines (Bass) and Jean-Paul Gaster (Drums/Percussion)Maryland rockers Clutch have been pushing the boundaries of heavy rock music since...

Scott Weiland & Nirvana Unseen Interviews Finally Revealed

Nirvana photo courtesy of Sub Pop Records, Scott Weiland courtesy of Corey Hickok Do you enjoy reading info about timeless rock tunes? If so, you...

Metal

Latest Articles

John Frusciante First 2021 Performance Video Revealed

Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante recently performed live for the first time in 2021 with bandmate Flea and their friends. It is...

Tom Morello On Chris Cornell vs. Zack de la Rocha

During a conversation with Revolver, Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello talked about Chris Cornell and working with the late Soundgarden frontman in...

Sluka Are In Harmony On ‘Figure It Out’

Award-winning San Diego Alternative Prog Rock Band Sluka are a band that we have covered here before and Sluka deserves to get covered every...

Blake Red Is Rock’s New Queen On The Cradle

Chicago-based Alternative Rock Musician Blake Red is spearheading a huge movement and there is no doubt that the effort will continue to pay off. ...

Guns N’ Roses Recorded Song With Nirvana Title

The former Guns N’ Roses drummer Josh Freese discussed the GNR song “Chinese Democracy” having a working title that spoofed a Nirvana song in...

Eddie Vedder Tour With Chad Smith Revealed?

Eddie Vedder recently debuted his band Earthlings for his new solo album 'Earthling' at the Ohana Festival, featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith...

Creed Member Reveals If Reunion Is Imminent

Mark Tremonti revealed why he currently does not want to reunite Creed imminently in a new Guitar interview, though he indicated that a huge...

Billy Corgan Teases Surprising Reunion Tour

Billy Corgan teased a Zwan reunion tour with Jimmy Chamberlin in a new Instagram live, as recapped by Reddit's TrevRichards. D'arcy Wretzky recently called...

Smashing Pumpkins’ D’arcy Rips James Iha: ‘Give It Back!’

Former bassist for the Smashing Pumpkins D'arcy Wretzky has called out James Iha for not returning her bass. Alternative Nation transcribed Wretzky's remarks from...

Guns N’ Roses Legend Suddenly Cancels Show

Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Gilby Clarke has been forced to suddenly cancel a show. He wrote on Instagram, "We have cancelled our performance...