If it weren't for Andy Gill, Red Hot Chili Peppers may not exist today. Bassist Flea and guitarist John Frusciante play on The Problem of Leisure, an upcoming box set paying tribute to the late Gill and his band, Gang of Four. Speaking... Read More.
If you wanted to book Metallica in 1982, here's the number to call. Ron McGovney, the original bassist for the future metal legends, recently unearthed Metallica's first-ever business card. The card features the band's now-famous logo, with the phrase "Power ... Read More.
Former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony, who was replaced in the band by Eddie Van Halen's then-teenage son Wolfgang in 2006, said he regrets that he didn't have a chance to reconcile with Eddie before the guitar legend's death in October... Read More.
Mark Stone, the original bassist of Van Halen, died Sunday of cancer. The news was announced by Stone's brother Brad, who wrote on his Instagram page, "My beloved brother Mark passed this morning. #markstone #vanhalen #fanhalen." Fan site