Blog Entries by Greg Prato

Author Greg PratoA journalist from Long Island, New York, Greg's books include A Devil on One Shoulder and an Angel on the Other: The Story of Shannon Hoon and Blind Melon, Grunge is Dead: The Oral History of Seattle Rock Music, and MTV Ruled the World: The Early Years of Music Video. Get more info about Greg's books here. You can also follow Greg on Twitter.
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  • JJ Burnel of The StranglersJJ Burnel of The StranglersJJ talks about The Stranglers' signature sound - keyboard and bass - which isn't your typical strain of punk rock.
  • Brad Smith of Blind MelonBrad Smith of Blind MelonThe Blind Melon bassist/songwriter tells the story of "No Rain," which he wrote before the band was formed.
  • Neil Fallon of ClutchNeil Fallon of ClutchThe lead singer of the metal mainstays Clutch talks about their classic songs and the sage advice he got from Lemmy.
  • Mark Arm of MudhoneyMark Arm of MudhoneyWhen he was asked to write a song for the Singles soundtrack, Mark thought the Seattle grunge scene was already overblown, so that's what he wrote about.
  • Chad Channing (Nirvana, Before Cars)Chad Channing (Nirvana, Before Cars)Chad tells tales from his time as drummer for Nirvana, and talks about his group Before Cars.
  • Charlie Benante of AnthraxCharlie Benante of AnthraxThe drummer for Anthrax is also a key songwriter. He explains how the group puts their songs together and tells the stories behind some of their classics.
  • Curt Kirkwood of Meat PuppetsCurt Kirkwood of Meat PuppetsThe (Meat)puppetmaster takes us through songs like "Lake Of Fire" and "Backwater," and talks about performing with Kurt Cobain on MTV Unplugged.
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