Germs' personnel also included future Go-Go's leader Belinda Carlisle and Nirvana/Foo Fighters guitarist Pat Smear.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
“We produced something good that has a life half a century after it was made,” says Patrick Campbell-Lyons of the original Nirvana recordings of the 60s.
Pete Shelley, the lead singer and co-founder of punk pioneers Buzzcocks has died in Estonia reportedly from a heart attack at the age of 63.
From hip 60s shows such as ‘Ready Steady Go!’ to the iconic ‘Top Of The Pops’ and anarchic mayhem of ‘The Tube’, UK music TV has a rich history.
Fourteen years after Don Henley's famous quote, the group reunited and returned to the charts.
Heavy metal and horror have co-existed with one another since metal's inception. One could say that metal has been macabre since its very first notes.
From the dawn of rock to the present day, the best power trios have stretched sonic boundaries far beyond the limitations of just three instruments.
The best guitar riffs in rock have become part of the cultural fabric, shaping the face of music and influencing wannabe axe legends down the generations.
The Kurt Cobain composition had been on the band’s debut album ‘Bleach’ in 1989, but became a 1994 single from their 'MTV Unplugged In New York' release.
Produced in Minnesota by Steve Albini, the album helped change the course of 1990s rock.
Tour riders give bands the opportunity to make their most outrageous requests. Many do, but some show a refreshing sense of humour…
Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
Other big names including Stone Temple Pilots and Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda will participate in radio-based mental health initiative.
A question of boundaries lays at the heart of music censorship, but artists have always pushed back, fighting for the freedom to express themselves.