Mikey Welsh, former bass player of Weezer, was found dead in a Chicago hotel room on Saturday at the age of 40. The cause of death was not released as the Chicago Police continue to investigate the death of Mikey Welsh. The Chicago Tribune reports that Mikey Welsh, former bass read more
Alt-rockers outfit Redlight King have now released their second official video for their new single, “Bullet In My Hand,” from the band’s debut album, Something For The Pain. Redlight King is fronted by singer/songwriter Mark Kasprzyk also known as “Kaz,” who sets his pensive musings to a decidedly rock beat with rhythmic undertones. The songs read more
Guns N’ Roses, The Cure, Heart and Joan Jett lead the 2012 nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which were released this week. CBS News reports that the 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees were released on September 27 with a slew of read more
Rock band My Chemical Romance has fired drummer Michael Pedicone after their show in Auburn, Washington on Friday for stealing from the band. In a statement released on the official My Chemical Romance website, band members detailed the reason why Michael Pedicone was let go. “He was caught red handed read more
Pearl Jam celebrated its 20th anniversary over the weekend at the two day PJ20 festival at Wisconsin’s Alpine Valley Music Theater where Soundgarden front man Chris Cornell joined the band. Billboard reports that fans of Pearl Jam received a surprise visit by Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell at the Pearl Jam read more
AWOLNATION are currently premiering a live clip of the song “Jump On My Shoulders” on Alt Press. The clip was filmed at the band’s recent gig at La Zona Rosa in Austin, Texas and features the band at their most energetic. “Jump On My Shoulders” is featured on the critically read more
Frances Bean Cobain is the daughter of late Nirvana front man Curt Cobain and Hole singer Courtney Love. Frances Bean has a look that tops her parents in the glamour department based on new photos of Cobain taken by photographer Rocky Schenck.
To celebrate the debut album of Natalia Kills called Perfectionist, Kills performed an acoustic set last week of her singles “Wonderland” and “Free” atop the roof of the Atlas Hotel in New York City. The Natalia Kills performance was part of the hotel’s 4th Annual Open A.I.R: Artist In Residence read more