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10 bands that prove why Misfits endure, from Metallica to My Chemical Romance
10 bands that prove why Misfits endure, from Metallica to My Chemical Romance
Misfits are the very model of an influential punk band. Which was most likely not Glenn Danzig’s goal when he formed them in 1977 in his native Lodi, New Jersey, naming them for Marilyn Monroe’s final film from 1961. After initially being driven by Danzig’s distorted electric piano, Misfits became known for sludgy power chords pitched in the key of Black Sabbath set to Ramones-oid tempos and song
15 alternative music stars who got their start working in record stores
15 alternative music stars who got their start working in record stores
Record stores are magical places. A good, well-stocked and curated record shop with a knowledgeable staff can influence tastes, expand horizons and serve as the hub for a local musical community. It can be a community center, a place to meet with your friends, promote your band’s upcoming shows by hanging up flyers, even sell on consignment your homemade 45 with the Xeroxed sleeve and labels you a
10 ‘SNL’ jokes that alternative fans will instantly relate to
10 ‘SNL’ jokes that alternative fans will instantly relate to
Saturday Night Live has not only featured artists in the scene as hosts and musical performers, but the NBC show has also poked fun at the alternative music scene in general in various skits.  Whether it’s making Paramore parodies or heavy-metal lullabies, SNL has made several hilarious jokes over the years that are particularly near and dear to scene kids.  Read mo...
Axl Rose may have debuted a new song on ‘Looney Tunes’
Axl Rose may have debuted a new song on ‘Looney Tunes’
In what seems one of the more bizarre Christmas TV moments of 2018, it looks like Axl Rose voiced his own likeness in a recent episode of New Looney Tunes that featured what could be the musician's first new music in ten years. That's right, per The Independent, the Christmas Day episode sported a cartoon cameo from the Guns N' Roses rocker...
Axl Rose, Mickey Rourke mistaken for married couple on local newscast
Axl Rose, Mickey Rourke mistaken for married couple on local newscast
A local news broadcast accidentally wished Axl Rose and actor Mickey Rourke a happy 50th wedding anniversary. The photo used in the newscast depicts the “newlyweds” at a boxing match in Los Angeles earlier this month. After a photo of the pair surfaced on Twitter, someone slyly submitted the photo to the local station under the names Max and Geraldine Bailey. As a part ...
Axl Rose calls Kanye West’s meeting with Donald Trump a “joke”
Axl Rose calls Kanye West’s meeting with Donald Trump a “joke”
Yesterday, Oct. 11, the world watched as Kanye West made an official appearance in the Oval Office to hold a meeting with President Trump. Read more: Man destroys Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star with pickaxe Many people criticized West during the televised meeting, where he, at one point, went into a 10 minute-long speech addressing various topics including prison reform, the universe and more
Axl Rose calls Apple’s Tim Cook the “Donald Trump of the music industry”
Axl Rose calls Apple’s Tim Cook the “Donald Trump of the music industry”
Guns N' Roses lead vocalist Axl Rose has an opinion to share with you: He thinks Apple CEO Tim Cook is the "Donald Trump of the music industry," according to a tweet the rock 'n' roll frontman reeled off Wednesday night. Read more: Apple to stop taking new LP submissions With no context provided in which to decipher the "November Rain" singer's reasoning, we're simply left wit