Drift & Die ~ Puddle of Mudd

Puddle of Mudd was formed on September 13, 1991 in Kansas City by Wes Scantlin (vocals/rhythm guitar), Jimmy Allen (guitar), Sean Sammon (bass), and Kenny Burkitt (drums). According to Wes Scantlin, the band name was inspired by practicing next to the Missouri river levy which always inundated the band’s practice space, but never ruined their equipment since they were on the …

2012 (Album) ~ Rush

Rush is a Canadian rock band originally formed in August 1968, in the Willowdale neighborhood of Toronto, Ontario, presently comprised of bassist, keyboardist, and lead vocalist Geddy Lee, guitarist Alex Lifeson, and drummer and lyricist Neil Peart. The original line-up formed in August 1968 in the neighborhood of Willowdale in Toronto, Ontario, by guitarist Alex Lifeson, front man Jeff Jones, …

Ain’t No Rest For The Wicked ~ Cage The Elephant

Cage the Elephant is an American rock band from Bowling Green, Kentucky, that formed in 2006. The group currently consists of Matt Shultz (vocals), Brad Shultz (guitar), Daniel Tichenor (bass), Jared Champion (drums), Nick Bockrath (guitar) and Matthan Minster (keyboards/guitar). Lincoln Parish served as the band’s lead guitarist until late 2013, when he left on good terms to pursue a …

Devil’s Waitin’ ~ Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC) is an American rock band from San Francisco, California. They are influenced by bands such as:The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Verve, The Rolling Stones, Oasis, T. Rex, The Velvet Underground, Love and Rockets, Daniel Ash, and The Jesus and Mary Chain. The band was formed in 1998, originally called The Elements. After discovering that another …

A Poem on the Underground Wall ~ Simon & Garfunkel

The duo of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel are American popular musicians known collectively as Simon & Garfunkel. They met in elementary school in 1953, when they both appeared in the school play Alice in Wonderland (Simon as the White Rabbit, Garfunkel as the Cheshire Cat). They formed the group Tom and Jerry in 1957, and had their first taste …

Two Against One ~ Danger Mouse, Daniele Luppi, Featuring Jack White

Brian Joseph Burton, better known by his stage name Danger Mouse, is an American musician, songwriter and producer. He came to prominence in 2004 when he released The Grey Album, which combined vocal performances from Jay-Z’s The Black Album with instrumentals from the Beatles’ White Album. He formed Gnarls Barkley with Cee Lo Green and produced its albums St. Elsewhere …

Pepper ~ Butthole Surfers

The Butthole Surfers, also known as Abe Lincoln’s Bush, Ashtray Babyheads, B.H. Surfers, Dick Clark Five, Ed Asner Is Gay, Fred Astaire’s Asshole, The Right To Eat Fred Astaire’s Asshole, The Unalienable Right To Eat Fred Astaire’s Asshole were founded in 1981 and specialized in punk rock, psychedelia, heavy metal, noise rock, and electronica — sometimes all at once. There …

Wicked Game ~ Chris Isaak

Chris Isaak is an American rock musician and occasional actor. Isaak was born in Stockton, California. Isaak attended Amos Alonzo Stagg High School in north Stockton, graduating in 1974. He was class president all three years, culminating with his election as Student Body President in his senior year, along with being the 1974 graduating class valedictorian and head of the …

Soul of a Man ~ David Linley

David Lindley  is an American musician who is notable for his work with Jackson Browne, Warren Zevon, and other rock musicians. He has worked extensively in other genres as well, performing with artists as varied as Curtis Mayfield and Dolly Parton. He has mastered such a wide variety of instruments that Acoustic Guitar magazine referred to Lindley, not as a …

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