Eddie Vedder Gives Ex-Pearl Jam Drummer Awesome Gift

Eddie Vedder did something awesome for original Pearl Jam drummer Dave Krusen. On MLB Opening Day, Vedder gave Krusen a signed baseball. Krusen wrote on Instagram, "#openingday2017 thanks Ed!" Krusen is...

John Frusciante Didn’t Break One Red Hot Chili Peppers Guitar For Beautiful Reason

While many rock and roll stars break their guitars, former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante never did, according to his guitar tech. Dave Lee told JFEffects. "This is a very good question....

Remembering Nirvana’s Most Insane Concerts On 23rd Anniversary Of Kurt Cobain’s Death

Editor's note: Greg Prato originally published this article on April 3, 2015 on Alternative Nation.  We are re-publishing it today to honor Kurt Cobain on the 23rd anniversary of his passing.  Check out Greg's...

Review: Dusty Grant’s Chris Cornell Influenced “This Longing Heart” Is An Unplugged Anthem

Dusty Grant recently released a new single titled “This Longing Heart.” It was recorded at Magnitude Creative in Wichita, Kansas. The track calls back to the MTV Unplugged sound of the 1990’s, it’s simply Grant’s...

Foo Fighters Guitarist Talks Rock Hall of Fame

NOTE: Chris Shiflett has said that he was joking about the Pearl Jam comment and that he didn't say anything to Dave Grohl about the Rock Hall of Fame. Alternative Nation interviewed Foo Fighters guitarist...

Eddie Van Halen Did Something Awesome For Red Hot Chili Peppers’ John Frusciante

Former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante's guitar tech Dave Lee discussed what Eddie Van Halen did for Frusciante in a new JFEffects article. I would have to ask how John's WH-10 wah wah...

Maynard James Keenan’s Surprising Response To New Tool Album Rumor

Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan tweeted the following last week, and keep in mind this was prior to any April Fools stories. Don't believe every click bait headline you read.— Maynard J Keenan (@mjkeenan) March...

You Won’t Believe How Metallica Reacted To Being Called ‘Money Hungry’

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich discussed the band being called 'money hungry' in a new Sonar FM interview (transcribed by Ultimate-Guitar): "After all the Napster stuff, the preconception that Metallica is greedy and cares about money...

Ex-Guns N’ Roses Member Reveals If ’Somebody Dying’ Would Make Him Reunite With Band

Asked by Metal Wani in a new interview how he looks back on his time with Guns N' Roses, Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal said: "Well, how do you sum up such a big part of...

Interview: Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett Talks New Album, Lemmy & Punk Rock Memories

NOTE: Chris Shiflett has said that he was joking about the Pearl Jam comment and that he didn't say anything to Dave Grohl about the Rock Hall of Fame. While Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett...