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.
It seemed like a good idea at the time, but for the five years we learned that when two awesome things combined, the result isn’t always a success.
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.
Working With Jane’s Addiction, Turned Down By Springsteen: ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Music Supervisor Sounds Off
Out now is the “Sons Of Anarchy: Volume 2″ soundtrack. Volume 2 contains a couple of new takes on classic songs recorded specifically for the show, including one that never made primetime but was too good to be relegated to the cutting room floor.
Would Jane’s Addiction be into covering a song for the series? Being a fan of the show as well as motorcycles, “It was pretty easy to say yes,” recalls frontman Perry Ferrell.
Dave Navarro says there’s no end in sight for Jane’s Addiction, even though he does plan on putting out a few self-indulgent guitar albums.
In between Jane’s Addiction gigs, judging tattoo competition shows and producing porn flicks, Dave Navarro has ventured into the wild underground world of body suspension.
Perry Farrell’s aura seems to be present in every aspect of Lollapalooza. But this year the Lollapalooza founder opted to go offsite to make an appearance in the flesh for an intimate after-party with Jane’s Addiction.
Twenty-four years after their debut album hit stores, Jane’s Addiction is joining the likes of The Beatles and Jimi Hendrix on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The band is due to receive its star in […]