May 19th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
After Chris Cornell died Wednesday night/Thursday morning and the mourning began, we dug out this episode on Chris’ life and
April 23rd, 2017 | by Alan Cross
When you’re a rock star, you exist in a bubble where everyone is afraid to tell you “no” regardless of
December 28th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
I’ve completely lost track of what day it is. Wednesday, right? That means there are four more days for the
July 9th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
It was on this day in 1986 that homosexuality was decriminalized in New Zealand. And now, music news. Snoop Dogg
May 19th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
When I was in Hong Kong the other day, a guy in a shop asked where I was from. “Toronto,”
May 10th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
Dad’s birthday. Gotta call him today. And now, music news–which is admittedly sparse today. Ozzy seems to have gone missing
March 3rd, 2016 | by Alan Cross
It was 25 years ago today that Rodney King got his beating from LA cops. It was a dark time.
February 24th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
When William DuVall (Alice in Chains), Brent Hinds (Mastodon), Ben Weinman (Dillinger Escape Plan), Pete Griffin (Dethlok), Thomas Pridgen (ex-Mars
November 27th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
That’s a misleading title, if I’m honest. When I started writing the program, the goal was to explain Big Bang
August 6th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
Long before they broke through with the Grunge Explosion, Alice in Chains was a working band in the Seattle area
August 4th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
If there’s one grunge band that’s long overdue for a proper biography, it’s Alice in Chains. Yeah, there have been
August 2nd, 2015 | by Adam Morrison
By Adam Morrison An unwritten rule is that hit songs should be under four minutes long, but being alternative sometimes
July 25th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
In Vegas for Rush. I have to hear “2112” one more time. Let’s examine what’s making music news this Saturday.
July 4th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
Remember when there weren’t fears about a terrorist plot on July 4? A good list: 10 songs that were stolen.
May 17th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
During is Layne Staley incarnation, Alice in Chains sold 20 million albums. They were one of the top-tier grunge acts.