Chicago’s Riot Fest has announced the daily breakdown for their fest, taking place Sept. 12-14. Opening day on Friday will be anchored by Jane’s Addiction, Slayer, The Offspring, Gogol Bordello, Pussy Riot, and Rise Against.
Just before Thanksgiving 1988, Corgan was offered a chance to open for Jane’s Addiction. Despite the gig not going as well as he’d liked, a friendship was born that night that would last more than two decades.
Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell discusses fame’s strangle hold on Kurt Cobain.
“I have some projects coming up in 2014, I feel excited about them… There’s gonna be a new scene created in 2014.”
Decades after its release, ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ routinely pops up on “Best Albums Of All Time” charts. But if anyone ever puts together a “Most Deceptively Titled Albums Of All Time,” Nothing’s Shocking may top the list.
The now-in-progress Uproar Festival, which came to New Jersey’s PNC Bank Arts Center on Saturday (August 17) treads on Lollapalooza’s former turf.
Happy 54th birthday to Perry Farrell!