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.
Not only was I in the pit at the first Lollapalooza in ’91, but I had a nose ring too!
A little hometown credibility goes a long way, don’tcha think?
Decades after its release, it 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 that one.
In the ’90s and ’00s, rock fans spent their cash each summer on a variety of traveling summer festivals.
Jane’s was a game-changer for me in 1988 as soon as I heard “Nothing’s Shocking”…
Happy Memorial Day Weekend! It’s the unofficial starts of summer and we’re ready to throw some weenies on the grill, crack open an ice-cold beverage, and throw our lawn chair into the kiddie pool as we soak in some tasty rock ‘n roll jams.
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.