Archive for May, 2011
There’s going to be some Led Zeppelin in the air this winter.
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor is composing the music for “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo,” the upcoming American film adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s best-selling book.
Silverchair have announced they are calling it quits, at least for the foreseeable future. In a lengthy statement posted on their Facebook page this morning, the veteran Australian three-piece said that “after much soul-searching … [we’re] putting Silverchair into ‘indefinite hibernation’.”
1. “Victory dance”
3. “The day is coming”
4. “Wonderful (the way i feel)”
5. “Outta my system”
6. “Holdin on to black metal”
7. “First light”
8. “You wanna freak out”
9. “Slow slow tune”
10. “Movin’ away”
In recent months, we’ve heard stories of ‘name’ singers turning down offers to join huge bands: Steven Tyler claims he turned down Led Zeppelin, while Sammy Hagar claims he turned down everyone from Aerosmith to Motley Crue to Velvet Revolver.
Duff McKagan says he has never had any personal problems with Axl Rose and the cracks which formed, and eventually tore Guns N’ Roses apart, were deliberately created by lawyers looking to make a quick buck.
The bassist quit GNR in 1997, following in the footsteps of Slash and Izzy Stradlin, leaving Axl as the only classic line-up member remaining.