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Chris Cornell, Dave Grohl, Iggy Pop possessions repurposed as watch straps to benefit addiction recovery

Chris Cornell’s suicide, along with Chester Bennington’s, have invigorated discussions of addiction and mental health within the music industry over the last several months. Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins, for example, recently opened up with their own thoughts about depression as “a disease.” Cornell, too, was an advocate for helping those struggling with illness and

That Time Led Zeppelin Stole the Who's Dinner Reservations

Robert Plants said Led Zeppelin didn’t consider themselves in musical competition with the Who. Snagging dinner reservations at exclusive restaurants, however, was another matter entirely. Seems Led Zeppelin left before the encore of a turn-of-the’70s-era Who show in New York, and eventually ended up at Max’s Kansas City. In a twist, the Who already had reservations for

Watch Video From Abandoned Mansion Once Owned by David Gilmour

Video has surfaced of an abandoned British mansion that was once owned by David Gilmour. And while much is made of the Pink Floyd guitarist’s connection to the house in various headlines, as well as in the 13-minute video you can watch above, Gilmour was not the house’s last owner, and all the stuff left

Almost Acoustic Christmas 2017 lineup: QOTSA, Morrissey, The Killers, Muse, and more

Photo by Philip Cosores (QOTSA), Ester Segretto (Morrissey) Los Angeles radio station KROQ has revealed the lineup for its annual holiday concert, Almost Acoustic Christmas. Taking place December 9th-10th at the Forum, the two-day event promises performances from Queens of the Stone Age, Morrissey, The Killers, Muse, Phoenix, Weezer, 30 Seconds to Mars, and Run

Heartbreaker Benmont Tench to Perform First Solo Show Since Tom Petty's Death

While admitting he’s still reeling from Tom Petty’s death last week, Benmont Tench has announced that he will continue with his plans for a solo show at the end of the month. “Hey y’all. First off, I want to thank everybody for the beautiful messages of love and support. Everybody has been so kind. It

Cinderella's Tom Keifer Hospitalized After 'Medical Emergency'

Former Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer was rushed to the hospital last night due to an as yet undisclosed medical emergency. The singer was reportedly just about to perform a solo show in western Pennsylvania when the trouble began. “Tom Keifer was forced to postpone tonight’s performance in Warrendale, PA at Jergel’s Rhythm Grille due to

Vince Staples says Eminem’s Trump freestyle was “trash”

Last night at the Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art for Pitchfork’s In Sight Out series, Vince Staples spoke, and when asked about Eminem’s recent anti-Trump, pro-Colin Kaepernick BET Awards freestyle, the rapper responded “it was trash” and “he can do better.” Staples also claimed that if he had rapped the same lines, he wouldn’t have