It’s hard to believe that Soundgarden’s album Superunknown is 20 years old this year. To reminisce about the creation of the album, Spin hooked up with the band for a retrospective. The article recounts the who’s who of visitors that took to the studio to check out the progress of the album 20 years ago. Some of the names include those from Nirvana, Pearl Jam, the Smashing Pumpkins, Queens of the Stone Age and even Johnny Cash. You can only imagine the types of stories these artists pull from their memory banks. Feel as if you were right there by finding the article from Spin online. Soundgarden is taking to the road with co-headliners Nine Inch Nails this summer to celebrate the milestone. They’ll be at Tinley Park’s amphitheater July 24th.
Pantera reunion a no-go
You can rule out any kind of Pantera reunion. That’s according to Vinnie Paul who surely is getting sick of that question. The current Hellyeah and former Pantera drummer was asked by media down south and he said it’s time to move on. Hellyeah’s new album Blood for Blood drops Tuesday.
Build your own robot
You could built your own robot with Powerman 5000! The band is letting your inner geek flourish with the website PM5Kcorp.com. There you can built a virtual robot featuring a headshot of you or anyone else for that matter. This is on the heels of the band releasing their new album Builders of the Future. Want to see more? Well, after hitting up the site to building your robot, make plans on checking out Powerman 5000 August 1st at Pop’s in Sauget!
Axl in 3D
Sick of seeing Guns N’ Roses videos in standard 2D? Screw that, right? You wanna see an aging Axl Rose in all his 3D glory, right!? Right! Well, the band heard your calls and are ready to release Appetitie for Democracy 3D: Live at the Hard Rock Casino – Las Vegas, but it’s gonna be in theaters before you can pick up a disc for your 3D TV. 100 cities across the US will feature the 3D production June 14th. Get more details online at GNR3Dmovie.com. You’ll be able to pick up the Blu-Ray July 1st.
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