After catching a nasty case of seasonal influenza, grunge-y sex symbol, former Soundgarden singer, and current acoustic crooner Chris Cornell was forced to cancel last night's unplugged gig in Miami.
"Due to laryngitis caused by flu, Chris Cornell is unable to perform tonight," the official ... More >>
What exactly was grunge? We know the early-'90s trend was some kind of rock 'n' roll. But were its adherents just the latest batch of unwashed punks or hippies? They kind of looked like both. And the music kind of sounded like both too.Grunge -- both the dirge-y guitar tunes and the flannel-clad sla ... More >>
Vedder vs. The Sea Monster.Cameron Crowe's rock doc Pearl Jam Twenty, which premiered last night at a packed Tower Theater, fittingly begins with aerial shots of Seattle. Then it quickly cuts to footage from a local television interview of the band when it was just starting out.
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Chris Cornell will be unplugged at the Fillmore.Grunge gandpappy Chris Cornell has announced his first-ever solo acoustic tour, stopping at the Fillmore Miami Beach on November 6.
Cornell is most noted for his work with early Sub Pop signees Soundgarden. But he was also a member of 2000s supergr ... More >>
Mugshot of Coheed and Cambria's Mic Todd.Last night, TMZ reported that Coheed and Cambria bassist Mic Todd was arrested for robbing a Walgreen's pharmacy in Attleboro, Massachussetts.
Apparently, Todd wrote out a note on his cell phone demanding oxycontin and threatening the store employee with ... More >>
Ah, the Supergroup. She's a fickle mistress for musicians, often paying massive dividends for the investment of brilliant musical minds, but other times ... not so much. Examples of successful collaborations range from Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young and the Traveling Wilburys to Velvet Revolver, ... More >>
Death becomes How to Destroy Angels' Mariqueen MaandigDirected by David Lynch Rupert Sanders, "The Space in Between," the first music video from Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor's new project, How to Destroy Angels, is a gory display, but not quite on par with this redhead-hating clip. Altho ... More >>
Weezer's Rivers Cuomo, after knocking out Chris Cornell in four roundsNow Crossfade isn't taking any steps to become Sunfade for the week, but
there's going to be a lot of SunFest coverage. The lineup, which includes Weezer, the Flaming Lips, Nas, among many others, is strong to say the least. A ... More >>
via myspace.com/llamabeats Lurking in the trenches of obscurity, tomorrow's super producers toil in darkened studios surrounded by empty malt liquor bottles and ashtrays full of blunt roaches.Or maybe they're up and grinding at The Setai. Either way, Llamabeats Crew bring a sample heavy musicalit ... More >>
Best Club DJDanny Dazemyspace.com/djdannydaze Danny Daze has been doing the DJ/producer thing for a while now, but he has definitely been getting plenty of attention recently. He spends as much time on the decks at clubs around the nation as in Miami, and when he's here, you can catch him at Sou ... More >>