Friday, October 10 2014
Don't save the complaints for a party conversation. The world is loaded—it's lit to pop and nobody is gonna stop talking about the 420th most acclaimed album of all time. Further dispatches from the Alternative Nation in this week’s Counterbalance.
Sunday, November 6 2011
Watching your favorite band become irrelevant is like watching Michael Jordan unable to elevate high enough to dunk in his final year in the NBA.
Thursday, October 27 2011
For a group that has long boasted about being a visionary and explosive act, its first album in eight years is a dull, unremarkable affair.
Thursday, October 20 2011
Originally conceived of as a farewell tour for Jane's Addiction, Lollapalooza turned into something even grander: Woodstock for Gen X.
Monday, October 17 2011
Whatever Jane Says, goes at intimate, career spanning show.
Thursday, September 29 2011
Above all else, musically 1991 will forever be remembered as the year alterna-rock conquered the masses. PopMatters explores how alternative became the dominant form of rock music in the '90s.
Tuesday, August 23 2011
When Jane's Addiction took L.A. by storm in the late '80s, everyone knew they'd have a huge impact on pop music. Yet by 1991 they were creatively spent. What happened?
Thursday, March 4 2010
Wednesday, November 18 2009
Highlights from the Voodoo Experience: 30 October - 1 November 2009 - New Orleans / In its 11th year the festival welcomed a plethora of musical greats to help embrace New Orleans under Halloween's spell.
Thursday, April 23 2009
This elaborate, limited-edition box set is essential for any Jane's Addiction fan, as it gathers all the rarities you scored as a kid on the black market and puts them in one beautiful and totally legitimate compendium.