Billy Corgan Reacts to Howard Stern’s Leaked Tape
Politically correct radiohost Howard Stern’s “Getting Things Done” seminar was leaked last week. It was from 2013 where Stern talked about the new approach of the show to land more A-List and B-List celebrities. You can read more about the story here.
Well one of the celebrities Stern slammed was Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan who has done the show several times Howard took credit for his career and claimed he was “off the radar” before he came on the Stern Show. Below are highlights from Billy Corgan Instagram story Q&A’s where a fan asked him about the tape.
Howard Stern takes credit for your high charting in a new leaked video..thoughts? Annoyed me!
“I love Howard and appreciate him more than words can convey. I was in no way offended by what he said. He has been incredible supportive of my work as an artist, and there is no better interviewer in the world.”
Alice in Chains and Layne Staley’s Warning to Fans on 1992’s Dirt Album
Alice in Chains 1992 album was controversial when it came out because some in the media thought it glorified drugs, when in fact it told the story of the life of an addict from beginning to end. Singer Layne Staley used the album as a dire warning to fans to not get involved with drugs, but the message would fall on deaf years according to Staley himself during an interview with Rolling Stone in 1996. Today we explore the themes of the album. Check it out below!
See Footage of Steven Adler Performing Guns N’ Roses Songs Following Stabbing Incident
Fan-filmed video footage of ADLER’S APPETITE, featuring former GUNS N’ ROSES drummer Steven Adler, performing on July 12 at the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas, Nevada can be seen below.
The Vegas concert was Adler‘s first live appearance since he was hospitalized for a self-inflicted stab wound.due to an accident in his kitchen.
On June 27, local authorities responded to a call shortly after 6:30 p.m. for a possible offing himself attempt at Adler‘s Studio City, California, home.
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A spokesperson at the Los Angeles Fire Department confirmed to People that they were called to the address for a possible stabbing and transported one patient to the local hospital via ambulance.
Adler‘s representative later told TMZ that the stabbing was not a suicide attempt and was simply an accident. The rep would not specify what caused the accident except to describe it as a “very minor, superficial wound.” He also insisted that Adler has been sober for several years.
Steven was the drummer for GUNS N’ ROSES from 1985 to 1990. He was eventually fired from the band due to his drug addiction, which caused him to spiral down into depression and more drug use. He would end up suing the band in 1991 and was awarded $2.5M and 15% royalties from his work with the band.