1. Backbeat: Johnny Depp, Dee Snider Perform, Metal Industry Cuts Loose at Revolver Golden Gods Awards

    April 12, 2012 6:00 PM EDT (Photo: Ryan J. Downey) Johnny Depp stunned the crowd when he joined Marilyn Manson onstage on Wednesday at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards . As thrilling as it was for Depp to be playing guitar on "The Beautiful People" and "Sweet ...

  2. How Eddie Vedder and Other Musicians Helped Free the West Memphis Three

    August 20, 2011 3:53 PM EDT Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder was among the supporters of the West Memphis Three to witness their release from prison at the Craighead County Courthouse in Arkansas on Friday. The "three" -- Damien Echols, Jessie Misskelley and Jason B ...

  3. Eddie Vedder 'Ukulele Songs': Track-by-Track Review

    May 31, 2011 3:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Insomnia. Moons. Oceans. Like each of Pearl Jam's nine albums, you'll easily find surfer-songwriter Eddie Vedder's favorite metaphors firmly embedded in his second solo album, "Ukulele Songs." But instead of the driving rock ...

  4. Ex-Misfits Singer Rocks With West Memphis 3's Echols

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The West Memphis 3 (Damien Echols, Jessie Misskelley and James Baldwin) became a household name thanks to the "Paradise Lost" documentaries, which cast grave doubts about their conviction for murderin The West Memphis 3 (Damien Echols, Jes ...

  5. Billboard Bits: West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek

    July 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek Eleven benefit concerts will be held throughout the United States tomorrow (July 23) as part of the West Memphis Three Worldwide Awareness Day. Highlights include performances by Jonathan Richman and Red Hous ...