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Taylor Hawkins & The Coattail Riders announce new album ‘Get The Money’ featuring Dave Grohl, Perry Farrell, Roger Taylor and more

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Taylor Hawkins & The Coattail Riders have announced their new album 'Get The Money', which features guest contributions from the likes of Dave Grohl, Perry Farrell, Queen's Roger Taylor and many more. The LP is the third to be released by the Foo Fighters drummer's side project, following up on 2010's 'Red Light Fever'. It's the first non-Foos material to be released...

Perry Farrell on the time he accidentally gave away David Bowie’s phone number and email address

In a new interview with NME, Jayne's Addiction icon Perry Farrell shared the story of a series of "tragic" mishaps in which he gave away David Bowie's phone number and email address. Watch our full video interview with Farrell above Farrell worked with Bowie collaborator Tony Visconti on his new album 'Kind Heaven', something that meant a lot to him after...

Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell on his meeting with Tony Blair – and the problem with Boris Johnson

Perry Farrell has spoken of the "disappointing" meeting he once had with former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in his battle to fight climate change. Watch our full video interview with Farrell above The Jane's Addiction icon met the former Labour leader back in 2007 along with Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor to talk about ways to fight global warming....

Perry Farrell says that Lollapalooza is coming to the UK

Jane's Addiction icon Perry Farrell has revealed that he plans to bring the iconic Lollapalooza festival to the UK in the next few years. Watch our full video interview with Farrell above Founded by Farrell in 1991, the festival became synonymous with showcasing the alternative scene and musical diversity across the United States throughout the '90s. Still going strong, the festival...

Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – Perry Farrell, Jane’s Addiction frontman and Lollapalooza founder

1: What gift did you give Tony Blair in 2007? “It wasn’t a gift – it was an oration. I gave a speech at 10 Downing Street, speaking on behalf of the earth. Talking about global warming.” WRONG (SORT OF). You did a speech on global warming, but you also presented Blair with a CD of the Satellite Party track...

Perry Farrell reacts to angry Pearl Jam fans following festival cancellation

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Perry Farrell has reacted to angry Pearl Jam fans following the band's headline set at Lollapalooza Argentina being cancelled. The Jane's Addiction frontman set up Lollapalooza in 1991, initially as a touring festival before taking up residency in Chicago in 2005. The brand now hosts six festivals worldwide, including events in Berlin, Paris, and Chile. Pearl Jam were due to...

Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell: ‘I was very angry the first time Metallica played Lollapalooza’

The festival founder also discusses his views on 'Montage Of Heck'

Lollapalooza reveals 2009 dates

Perry Farrell's Chicago festival will take place next August

Perry Farrell, Kim Gordon, Kelly Osbourne support Marc Jacobs

J-Lo and Posh Spice also show up to New York runway show

Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell welcomes Glastonbury competition

He also discusses 'controversial' Kanye West performance