Weekend Edition – What would Bowie do?

Originally posted on Live to Write – Write to Live:
··• )o( •·· My daughter knew him as the Goblin King, but to countless fans around the world and across generations, he was so much more. Since Monday morning’s announcement of his passing, the Internet has been abuzz with lamentations for, tributes to, and a veritable…

Stone Gossard says Pearl Jam’s hard work is all paying off

Originally posted on earofnewt.com:
ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, DEC. 19, 1991 When a rock writer does a lot of “phoners”—media slang for telephone interviews—with bands that are coming to town, once in a while wires get crossed. This scribbler was planning to speak to Pearl Jam vocalist Eddie Vedder last week, but…

The 10 Most Annoying Rock Star Behaviors

Originally posted on The Curious Cat:
A few months ago, we vented about the endless ways other fans annoy us at concerts. But that was really only half the battle: sometimes, it’s the performers themselves who sabotage the show. Here are the 10 most annoying things that bands do at rock concerts. 1. Show up…