In 1993 Billy Corgan married his long-time on-again, off-again girlfriend Christine “Chris” Fabian, a museum artist. They were married at a small ceremony at his house in in Chicago.
Archive | December, 2010
Syd Barrett’s silver Fender Esquire guitar with mirrored discs glued to the body was the guitar he was most often associated with and the guitar he “felt most close to.” He used this guitar with Pink Floyd and for his solo albums…. In what seems like a tribute to Syd Barrett, while with The Yardbirds, […]
What is Foo Fighters? What does Nine Inch Nails mean? Now we tackle, the name Depeche Mode? Depeche Mode (the band) is named after a French magazine that’s name (depending on who you ask) roughly translates to “Fast Fashion” or “Fashion Dispatch” or “Fashion News”.
Kings Of Leon all live in Nashville, Tennessee but they are big backers of the Oklahoma Sooners Football team as Nathan and Matthew Followill were both born in Oklahoma. Here’s some some examples of how Kings Of Leon show they are fans of the Boomer Sooners…
In the summer of 2002, Redd Kross bassist Steven Shane McDonald created an online-only project, “Redd Blood Cells,” in which he added a bass track to the bass-less album. He also added background harmonies and ad-libs.
Nirvana performed “Smells Like Teen Spirit” & “Territorial Pissings” on Saturday Night Live on January 11th 1992. But the historic made for TV moment came during the end credits of the show when Krist Novoselic, Dave Grohl and Kurt Cobain decided to “piss off the rednecks and homophobes,” by french kissing each other.
Chad Smith from the Red Hot Chili Peppers bears a striking resemblance to Will Ferrell. And in order to set the record straight, Smith performing with Chickenfoot once wore a wig and shirt on Conan O’Brien that said “I AM NOT WILL FERRELL”
Looks a bit awkward but Anthony Kieidis used to occasionally play the guitar live on stage with the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Kiedis used to play a very basic guitar riff during the middle section of Give it Away in early to later 90s performances.
Here’s a cool video of Layne Staley, performing the song “Opiate” with Tool at the Big Melee Music Festival in Kuualoa Ranch, Hawaii, August 15, 1993.
Many people incorrectly have assumed that the scars on John Frusciante’s arms are burns he sustained in a house fire in 1996. While these scars resemble burns, it is actually a build up of scar tissue from shooting up drugs with needles.