Jane's Addiction

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Jane's Addiction

Dave Navarro and Perry Farrell (2010)
Background information
Origin Los Angeles, California
Genres Alternative rock
Art rock
Hard rock
Years active 1985–1991
1997
2001–2004
2008–present
Labels Warner Bros. Records
EMI/Capitol Records
Associated acts Porno for Pyros, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Panic Channel, Psi Com, Deconstruction, Banyan, Camp Freddy, Polar Bear, Satellite Party
Website http://www.janesaddiction.com
Members
Perry Farrell
Dave Navarro
Eric Avery
Stephen Perkins
Past members
Chris Brinkman
Matt Chaikin
Ed Dobrydnio
Flea
Martyn LeNoble
Chris Chaney

Jane's Addiction is an alternative rock band from Los Angeles, California. The band started in 1985. The band first broke up in 1991, and created the Lollapalooza tour. The band spent some time touring in 1997, before reuniting in 2001. They then broke up again in 2004. In 2008 they got together again. The band's members are currently vocalist Perry Farrell, bassist Eric Avery, guitarist Dave Navarro and drummer Stephen Perkins.[1] As well as alternative rock, the band have been described as art rock[2] and hard rock.

References[change | change source]

  1. William Ruhlmann, Greg Prato Jane's Addiction > Overview. Allmusic. Accessed September 2, 2008.
  2. Essi Berelian's "Rough Guide to Heavy Metal", p. 168