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Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ Changed Society, Says Switchfoot Guitarist

The blazing grunge rock of Nirvana’s Nevermind was a key influence for Switchfoot guitarist and keyboard player Jerome Fontamillas.
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Posted 30 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Screaming Trees Dig Up Unreleased Grunge Rock Songs

Van Conner, co-founder of ’80s and ’90s alternative rock band Screaming Trees, and VALIS are launching a new record label, Strange Earth Records.
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Posted 29 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

No Doubt’s Gwen Stefani Wants to Dress Your Kids

Gwen Stefani, vocalist of alternative rock band No Doubt, has announced a clothing collection with Target, “Harajuku Mini,” featuring items for ages 1-13.
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Posted 29 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus: I Want to Keep Blink Going for a Long Time

Now that the eternal punk trio of Blink-182 are back together and things are going so swimmingly, fans are wondering, Why did the guys ever end such a good thing in the first place?
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Posted 29 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

‘Pearl Jam Twenty’ Box Office Totals

The new Pearl Jam documentary, Pearl Jam Twenty, was released last weekend to a small handful of theaters nationwide, and fans of the rockers were loyal.
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Posted 28 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan: It’s Time to Make a Real Album

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan talks about why the alternative rock band’s next collection, Oceania, will be released as a traditional album.
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Posted 28 Sep 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 2 Comments

Buckcherry, Betty White and Shaquille O’Neal Rock Childhelp [Video]

Rock guys Buckcherry are lending their musical talents to a worthy cause. The California-based group have teamed up with Childhelp, a national nonprofit committed to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, for a “Hope” Public Service Announcement to bring attention to child abuse in the United States. Watch the PSA, below.
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Posted 28 Sep 2011 | Music, Rock, Rock News | 0 Comments