Our intrepid violinist loses her fave violin bow on the tube, goes to opera and the Download Festival, hangs out with Rage Against The Machine and discusses gold hot-pants with Bryan Ferry. Just another dull week! Check out all of Anna’s previous columns here.
Download Festival organisers have just announced that they will be paying tribute to rock legends and personalities who have died in the last year.
An autopsy has failed to reveal the cause of Slipknot bassist Paul Gray’s death.
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has revealed he auditioned for Velvet Revolver.
Zakk Wylde of Black Label Society and Joey Jordison of Slipknot were both hospitalised in separate health scares this past weekend.
We first broke the news yesterday – now Whitenake and Def Leppard’s appearances at Download 2009 have been announced officially. Confirmed as a second main stage headliner alongside masked metallers Slipknot are Def Leppard, who return to Donington Park after a 23 year gap, having played Monsters Of Rock in 1986.