Category Archives: Jane’s Addiction

40 Albums Turning 30 in 2017

      30 years ago, the world was a very different place. The U.S. was being run by former movie actor Ronald Reagan,  Platoon won the Best Picture Oscar, The Simpsons cartoon first appears as a series of shorts on The … Continue reading

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Jane’s Addiction’s ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ was released on this day in 1988

– Released on August 23rd, 1988 – Singles released: “Jane Says”, “Mountain Song” and “Ocean Size” – Nine out of the eleven leading record store chains refused to carry Nothing’s Shocking, and the record had to be issued covered with … Continue reading

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Born on This Day: Eric Avery of Jane’s Addiction

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Happy Birthday Perry Farrell of Jane’s Addiction

Perry Farrell (born Perry Bernstein) was born on this day in 1959. Perry is best known as the lead singer for Jane’s Addiction, but his other projects have included Porno for Pyros and Satellite Party. Perry was also the founder … Continue reading

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Jane’s Addiction’s ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ turns 25

Released on August the 23rd 1988 Jane’s Addiction‘s first studio album ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ paved the way for the 1990’s “Alternative” generation of musicians in not only music but style. Joe Cornelisse-SMM

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