Muse Bassist Chris Wolstenholme Quit Booze After 'Puking Up Blood'

Posted Jul 1st 2011 at 01:30 AM by Spinner Editors

Oh, the life of a rock star. Plenty of artists have suffered from the partying, the girls, the drugs and, of course, the drinking. Muse bassist Chris Wolstenholme got so caught up in those ways that he nearly died from his dependency on alcohol. In an interview with Q Magazine (via Music Room), Wolstenholme recalls the moment he hit rock bottom "I was actually losing my mind. I had to drink to ...

Courtney Love Reportedly Steals Famed Photographer David LaChapelle's Car

Posted Jun 30th 2011 at 03:30 AM by Spinner Editors

Just a day after we learned that Courtney Love had split from her British boyfriend, the Hole singer has found herself amidst a rather bizarre episode of grand theft auto involving photographer David LaChapelle and director Brett Ratner. According to the New York Post, Love was at the exclusive SoHo House in New York's meatpacking district when she proposed that she pick up Ratner and bring him...

Chuck Berry Statue Approved, Despite Opposition

Posted Jun 29th 2011 at 03:30 AM by Spinner Editors

Rock 'n' roll history buffs, music aficionados and statue-loving citizens can relax now -- a short-lived protest against a proposed eight-foot Chuck Berry statue in his hometown of St. Louis, Mo. has been quieted after the local council rejected the protesters' bid to delay its installation. The statue will soon be a permanent adornment in a public area that acts as a gateway to a row of restau...

Courtney Love and British Boyfriend Split

Posted Jun 28th 2011 at 08:46 PM by Spinner Editors

It looks as if Courtney Love's dreams of being more than rock royalty have been dashed after she was reportedly dumped by her British boyfriend, art dealer Henry Allsopp. According to MSN Music UK, the 46-year-old Love has moved out of the London home she shared with 37-year-old Allsopp who happens to be the godson of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. "She had moved in within a month of meeting ...

Johnny Depp Joins Alice Cooper on Stage in London (Video)

Posted Jun 28th 2011 at 02:15 AM by Spinner Editors

Johnny Depp helped Alice Cooper bring his UK tour to a close in style by joining the shock-rock veteran on stage in London on Sunday night, June 26. While thousands gathered at Glastonbury, Cooper took to the stage at the capital's intimate 100 Club, but it was to be no ordinary gig. Before the show, Cooper posted a photo on Facebook of Depp backstage, guitar in hand, along with the caption, "J...

Beyonce Brings Glastonbury to a Close With Historic Headline Set

Posted Jun 27th 2011 at 12:30 AM by Spinner Editors

Three years ago Beyonce had the best seat in the house for a little masterclass in Glastonbury scene-stealing. Hubby Jay-Z was headlining -- an event that had cause consternation in some circle, notably Noel Gallagher's -- and stage-side Beyonce had a perfect position to see what it took to win over the Glasto crowd. On the evidence of Sunday night's set, she must have been taking notes. With t...

Kings of Leon Pay Tribute to 'Jackass' Star Ryan Dunn

Posted Jun 24th 2011 at 01:15 AM by Spinner Editors

Kings of Leon played an emotional tribute to former 'Jackass' star Ryan Dunn on Wednesday night, June 22, during the encore for their first of two shows in London's Hyde Park. Dunn, who had become a friend to the band in the past year, was killed in a fatal car accident in Philadelphia in the early hours of Monday, 20 June. Speaking to the crowd, NME reports that frontman Caleb Followill ded...

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