Interview: David Ellefson Talks Megadeth’s Early Days & New Record Label

Alternative Nation guest reporter Charlotte Haynes recently conducted an interview with Megadeth bassist /EMP Label Group president David Ellefson and his label partner Thom Hazaert (A&R /Operations Manager). We can write a forced intro...

Guns N’ Roses Talk ‘Organic’ New Music, Reveal If Money Motivated Reunion

Guns N' Roses guitarist Richard Fortus discussed new GNR music in a recent KSHE interview. Alternative Nation transcribed his comments. "We are messing with ideas every day. Every day we do at least...

Kurt Cobain Suicide Note Conspiracy Scientifically Debunked?

Kurt Fraser posted a blog on Cobain Evidence Blog a few weeks ago. Read part of the article below, and definitely make sure to check out Cobain Evidence Blog. Correspondence between the author and Carole...

Red Hot Chili Peppers Reveal If They Plan To Retire

Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis revealed in a new RTBF interview that he does not see himself or Red Hot Chili Peppers ever retiring, and that he expects to be writing music...

Sebastian Bach Talks Axl Rose’s Howard Hughes Behavior

Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach discussed Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose in a new Wall Street Journal interview. "I don’t think he talked to anyone. For 13 years, he became kind of...

Sex, drugs, rock’n’roll and casinos?

Rock culture thrives on the legendary maxim of sex, drugs and rock’n’roll. And it also seems that the world’s rockers have devoted a good deal of time to playing, singing about, and even performing...

Mike McCready On Why ‘Love’ From Pearl Jam Has Helped Keep Him In Band...

Last week, Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready did a Twitter Q&A for the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. McCready has Crohn's disease and has been an advocate for charitable IBD causes. He said...

Dave Grohl Meets With Scott Weiland’s Bandmate

A few weeks ago, Dave Grohl came to the Viper Room in Hollywood and was photographed with former Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts bassist Tommy Black. Former Wildabouts bassist Tommy Black sent the following tribute...

Maynard James Keenan Talks Psychic Leading To Tool Firing Bassist

Maynard James Keenan discussed replacing original Tool bassist Paul D'Amour with Justin Chancellor during a recent live Q&A with Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil. Alternative Nation transcribed the comments. Thayil said, "We lost two bass...

Axl Rose Quitting Guns N’ Roses After Slash’s Hotel Room Had $75,000 Damage Will...

Below is an excerpt from Mick Wall's new book, Last Of The Giants: The True Story of Guns N’ Roses. When Slash returned from the hospital early the next morning Doug was waiting...