Grunge Legend Reveals Why Chris Cornell ‘Wasn’t Himself’ Night He Died

Former Tad bassist Kurt Danielson discussed Chris Cornell's death on Reelz Channel's Autopsy: The Last Hours of Chris Cornell. At one point during the special, Danielson discussed Cornell's dark lyrics. "In Chris’ case, because there is...

Slash Reveals Heartbreaking Chester Bennington Collaboration

In a new Variety interview, Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash discussed recording a song with late Linkin Park and Stone Temple Pilots singer Chester Bennington nearly a decade ago. "But speaking of Chester , and...

Final Photo Of Huntress’ Jill Janus Revealed In Wake Of Suicide

Huntress singer Jill Janus has died by suicide at the age of 43. You can view the final photo of her taken two days ago below, followed by other recent photos. Jill's family and bandmates...

Alice In Chains Honor Aretha Franklin After Her Death

Aretha Franklin has died at the age of 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer. Franklin's publicist Gwendolyn Quinn revealed an official family statement to the Associated Press: "Franklin’s official cause of death was due to...

Alternative Nation Owner Interviewed On Appetite For Distortion Podcast

I was recently interviewed by the Guns N' Roses fan podcast Appetite for Distortion. I discussed my experiences being Scott Weiland's social media manager for the last month of his life, interviewing D'arcy Wretzky...

Pearl Jam Defend Depicting President Trump’s Death After Backlash

Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament has defended the band's poster showing a dead President Donald Trump in a new statement to Rolling Stone. “The role of artists is to make people think and feel, and...

Billy Corgan Reveals If Stone Temple Pilots Deserve Name Without Scott Weiland

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan was asked about Stone Temple Pilots carrying on with new singer Jeff Gutt following the death of Scott Weiland in 2015. Weiland's first replacement Chester Bennington died in 2017....

Pearl Jam Could Face Cancellation Over Controversy Backlash

Some conservatives have taken to Twitter to campaign to have SiriusXM cancel Pearl Jam Radio in the wake of the band's controversial new poster depicting a dead President Donald Trump. Other fans though have...

Alice In Chains React To Pissed Off Fans Trashing New Album

Alice in Chains drummer Sean Kinney recently discussed feedback he expects for the band's new album Rainier Fog. He told United Rock Nations (transcribed by UG): "I'm waiting to see like, 'IT'S ALL FILLER!' I...

Smashing Pumpkins Reveal Pressure From Nirvana: ‘You Aren’t Going To Make It’

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan discussed Nirvana's commercial success giving them pressure from the record industry to sell more records in a new 101 WKQX interview. Alternative Nation transcribed Corgan's comments. "To give you context,...