By Michelle Geslani

Former Foo Fighters guitarist calls Chris Cornell “selfish” for killing himself

Artists far and wide have dedicated touching tributes to the late, great Chris Cornell in the wake of his tragic death last week. But for Franz Stahl, a former guitarist of Foo Fighters and one-time member of Dave Grohl’s early hardcore punk outfit Scream, “the real sadness is what so selfishly was left behind…his children.” In a since-deleted Facebook […]

By Collin Brennan

Singling Out the Greatest Seattle Grunge Band

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Art is subjective. Music and movies aren’t about competition; they’re about artistic expression. Well, for those of you who know better than to believe those lies, welcome to another installment of Vs. Today, grunge is as immediately identifiable as hip-hop, R&B, soul, country, or any other musical genre. […]

By Mittens XVX

Bluesbreaker Discuss Touring and Hardcore Scene in Ukraine

Bluesbreaker is a great hardcore band from Kiev, incorporating these groovy guitars into their sound. Honestly, I didn’t have the chance to check the band prior to their show in Sofia that our friends from For The Kids Booking set up last night. Their great show struck a chord with me and since the band was […]

By Mittens XVX

Bluesbreaker Discuss Touring and Hardcore Scene in Ukraine

Bluesbreaker is a great hardcore band from Kiev, incorporating these groovy guitars into their sound. Honestly, I didn’t have the chance to check the band prior to their show in Sofia that our friends from For The Kids Booking set up last night. Their great show struck a chord with me and since the band was […]

By Sarah Ravits

Pearl Jam join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame following heartfelt introduction from David Letterman

Legendary grunge rock group Pearl Jam, which formed in Seattle in 1990, is now (finally) immortalized in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The band was honored at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Friday night and celebrated the occasion with live performances of “Alive”, “Given to Fly”, “Better Man”, and Neil Young’s “Rockin’ in the Free […]

By Lizard Hips

PABST – Skinwalker

Band: PABST EP: Skinwalker Label: CrazySane Records Release date: 11 November Sounds like: nu-space-grunge-pop From the label that brought you noise-grunge bastards HEADS. and the savage guitar/drum party jams of Closet Disco Queen, emerges more riotous, jet-fuelled sounds to get your ears around. PABST are three lads from Germany making the kind of teeth-shaking racket […]