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Q&A: Shirley Manson On Garbage’s 20th Anniversary Reissue And Tour

This month marks the 20th anniversary of Garbage's self-titled debut, the album responsible for such '90s megahits as "Only Happy When It Rains" and "Stupid…
T. Cole Rachel | August 27, 2015 - 10:04 am

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Nirvana Songs

The story goes something like this: Sheriff Kurt moseys into town just long enough to purge the spandex-clad outlaws before riding off into the sunset…
James Jackson Toth | April 4, 2014 - 12:10 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Garbage

Name: Garbage Progress Report: Butch Vig and Shirley Manson open up about reuniting to record the first new Garbage album in over six years.
T. Cole Rachel | October 24, 2011 - 1:46 pm

More Butch Vig stories

5 Billion In Diamonds – “Travelling” Video

Butch Vig is Garbage's drummer and the producer of iconic alt-rock albums like Nevermind and Siamese Dream, and as of this year, he's also the…
Peter Helman | August 9, 2017 - 10:17 pm

5 Billion In Diamonds – “I’m Becoming You” Video

Legendary alt-rock producer and Garbage drummer Butch Vig has a new band called 5 Billion In Diamonds, and it also features members of groups like…
Tom Breihan | July 3, 2017 - 9:05 am

Watch Queens Of The Stone Age’s Josh Homme Play A 6th Grade Graduation Party

Some kids have all the luck! It's unclear exactly why, but Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme recently performed at a 6th grade…
James Rettig | June 30, 2017 - 9:36 am

5 Billion In Diamonds – “Gravity Rules” Video

Legendary producer and Garbage drummer Butch Vig has a new band called 5 Billion In Diamonds, and their debut self-titled album will be out this…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 10, 2017 - 10:11 am

Neil Young Almost Fronted Nirvana Members For Sound City

There's a new documentary called The Smart Studios Story, about alt-rock super-producer Butch Vig and his Madison, Wisconsin studio. And as part of the promo…
Tom Breihan | March 25, 2016 - 9:32 am

No, Foo Fighters Are Not Breaking Up

For the past few days, rumors of a Foo Fighters breakup have been swirling around the internet. Yesterday, they announced on Twitter that they would…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2016 - 10:59 pm

Foo Fighters Finish “Epic” 8th Album, Set Sonic Highways Premiere

We've recently learned about a new Foo Fighters album recorded at studios around the country, including collaborations with the likes of Joe Walsh, Gary Clark…
Chris DeVille | August 1, 2014 - 1:53 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Garbage

Name: Garbage Progress Report: Butch Vig and Shirley Manson open up about reuniting to record the first new Garbage album in over six years.
T. Cole Rachel | October 24, 2011 - 1:46 pm

Grohl, Novoselic, Vig Reunite For Next Foo Fighters LP

Dave Grohl asked his former Nirvana bandmate Krist Novoselic and Nevermind producer Butch Vig to help him out on the new "old school analogue" Foo…
Brandon Stosuy | October 27, 2010 - 4:28 pm