STILL RIDING THE RUNAWAY TRAIN – A CONVERSATION WITH DAVE PIRNER OF SOUL ASYLUM

Throughout the last 75 years, music has gone through several golden ages. One of which was the rise of alternative rock in the 1990s. When discussing the highlights of the genre, one certainly must mention Soul Asylum. The band has had a long career filled with high pinnacles and some… Continue reading

Pearl Jam provide soundtrack for 2013 MLB World Series

Grunge gods Pearl Jam have just inked a liscensing agreement with Fox Sports to provide music for the 2013 Major League Baseball World Series. The network will be covering the World Series from October 23-31, and they have secured 48 Pearl Jam songs spanning the band’s entire career for airplay in promos,… Continue reading

A VIEW FROM THE HIGH RISE – INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT DeLEO OF STONE TEMPLE PILOTS

It was a rather historic night at the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, PA on Wednesday, as Stone Temple Pilots returned to touring with a few new tunes and a revamped line-up. Back in May, to everyone’s surprise, Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington played a set with STP at the 2013 KROQ Weenie Roast in Los… Continue reading

The Better Half lead guitarist Ronnie Howell featured on Roush Racing Distractor Face Contest

The Better Half guitarist Ronnie Howell is currently featured in the Roush Performance Racing Distractor Face Contest. Fans can vote for Ronnie, who is pitted against Hugo Ferreira (Tantric), Blake Allison (Devour The Day), and Kent Brooks (Like A Storm). The winner of the contest will have their face featured on the back of a… Continue reading

Pearl Jam set to release new album, ‘Lightning Bolt’, on October 15

Grunge gods Pearl Jam are set to release their tenth studio album, Lightning Bolt, this coming fall on October 15. The album is the long-awaited follow up to 2009’s Backspacer. The band recorded the album with producer Brendan O’Brien (Incubus, Seether, Bruce Springsteen, The Gaslight Anthem, more) and will be releasing the album via Monkeywrench Records/Republic… Continue reading