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Jane’s Addiction

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Welcome to Alternative Press’ pick of the 15 best punk albums of 1991. It was a momentous year, one in which underground culture burst into the mainstream, taking punk and all its offshoots with it. Blame it on one album: Nirvana’s Nevermind.  Many punkier-than-thou types will moan when seeing this album’s inclusion. They’d be denying […]

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Falling down a mountain but helping out roadies in need. Continue reading…

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Artist Group International, AGI, announced the signing of the alt-rock band Jane’s Addiction, to be represented by agents Michael Arfin and Marsha Vlasic. The deal will also see AGI represent Perry Farrell’s solo career as well. Formed in Los Angeles in 1985, the band’s current lineup includes frontman Perry Farrell, guitarist Dave Navarro, bassist Chris Chaney, and drummer Stephen Perkins. The group’s early studio albums, including, Nothing’s Shocking (1988) and Ritual de lo Habitual (1990) helped to vault Jane’s Addiction to international acclaim and cement them as one of the leading bands of the alt-rock movement. For more information, contact […]

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The singer details his recent 'daunting' procedure. Continue reading…

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We all love ’90s music in some way. Even if you aren’t blaring “Everlong” on your way to work, artists of the time set the foundation for most, if not all, of your favorite alternative bands.  Still, given the surge of commercially successful artists over the decade, it can be hard to keep them all […]

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Jane’s Addiction might be the ultimate “you had to be there” band. If you weren’t somewhere between 16 and 20 in 1988-90, their music is likely either totally foreign to you or a somewhat baffling memory, a misty relic of the pre-Nirvana age. But if you were there, as I was, they sunk a hook…

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Aug. 21, 1990, was a busy day. Continue reading…

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Pete Way, founding bassist for UFO and former touring bassist for Ozzy Osbourne, has died at age 69. News about his death was made public on Friday, Aug. 14. Read more: Here’s how the “She Couldn’t” demo foreshadowed Linkin Park’s career Way helped form UFO back in 1969 and played with the band for 31 […]

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