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A Sphere in the Heart of Silence is a collaborative studio album by John Frusciante and Josh Klinghoffer, released on November 23, 2004 on Record Collection.
An abscess is a collection of pus that has built up within the tissue of the body.
Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.
American Recordings (formerly known as Def American Recordings) is a Los Angeles-based record label headed by record producer Rick Rubin.
Amputechture is the third studio album by American progressive rock band the Mars Volta, released on September 12, 2006, on Gold Standard Laboratories and Universal Records.
Andrew John Partridge (born 11 November 1953) is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer from Swindon.
Anthony Kiedis (born November 1, 1962) is an American musician who is the lead singer and lyricist of the band Red Hot Chili Peppers, which he has fronted since its conception in 1983.
Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by his main alias Aphex Twin, is an Irish-born Cornish electronic musician best known for his influential and idiosyncratic work in styles such as ambient techno and IDM during the 1990s.
Asceticism (from the ἄσκησις áskesis, "exercise, training") is a lifestyle characterized by abstinence from sensual pleasures, often for the purpose of pursuing spiritual goals.
Astoria is a middle-class and commercial neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, bounded by the East River and is adjacent to three other Queens neighborhoods: Long Island City, Sunnyside (bordering at Northern Boulevard), and Woodside (bordering at 50th Street).
Ataxia was a short-lived American experimental rock band formed in 2004 by guitarist John Frusciante (Red Hot Chili Peppers), bassist Joe Lally (Fugazi) and drummer Josh Klinghoffer (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dot Hacker, The Bicycle Thief), who later succeeded Frusciante as the lead guitarist of the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Automatic Writing is the debut studio album by American experimental rock band Ataxia, released on August 10, 2004 on Record Collection.
The avant-garde (from French, "advance guard" or "vanguard", literally "fore-guard") are people or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, or society.
Avant-garde music is music that is considered to be at the forefront of experimentation or innovation in its field, with the term "avant-garde" implying a critique of existing aesthetic conventions, rejection of the status quo in favor of unique or original elements, and the idea of deliberately challenging or alienating audiences.
AW II is the second studio album by Ataxia, released on May 29, 2007 on Record Collection.
Bandcamp is an American online music company founded in 2008 by former Oddpost co-founder Ethan Diamond and programmers Shawn Grunberger, Joe Holt and Neal Tucker, headquartered in California.
In music, a barre chord (also known as bar chord or rarely barr chord) is a type of chord on a guitar or other stringed instrument, that the musician plays by using one or more fingers to press down multiple strings across a single fret of the fingerboard (like a bar pressing down the strings).
The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.
Behind the Music is a documentary television series on VH1.
Bernard Sumner (born 4 January 1956) is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer.
Birdman Records is an independent record label based in South San Francisco that was founded by former Warner Bros.
Blood Sugar Sex Magik is the fifth studio album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, released on September 24, 1991.
Robert O'Neil "Bob" Forrest (born February 15, 1961) is the lead vocalist and lyricist for Los Angeles bands Thelonious Monster and The Bicycle Thief.
Bosnian Rainbows is an American art rock band from El Paso, Texas, formed in 2012.
Bow Wow Wow are an English new wave band, created by manager Malcolm McLaren in 1980.
Brandy Rayana Norwood (born February 11, 1979), known professionally by her mononym Brandy, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
Broward County is a county in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida.
By the Way is the eighth studio album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
C.F. Martin & Company (often referred to as Martin) is an American guitar manufacturer established in 1833 by Christian Frederick Martin.
Calibration (Is Pushing Luck and Key Too Far) is the fifth studio album by Omar Rodríguez-López, and the fourth released in the "Amsterdam series".
Californication is the seventh studio album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Cannabis, also known as marijuana among other names, is a psychoactive drug from the ''Cannabis'' plant intended for medical or recreational use.
Don Van Vliet (born Don Glen Vliet; January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010) was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and visual artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart.
Chadwick Gaylord Smith (born October 25, 1961) is an American musician and the current drummer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, which he joined in 1988.
Cocaine, also known as coke, is a strong stimulant mostly used as a recreational drug.
"Cold turkey" refers to the abrupt cessation of a substance dependence and the resulting unpleasant experience, as opposed to gradually easing the process through reduction over time or by using replacement medication.
A concept album is an album in which its tracks hold a larger purpose or meaning collectively than they do individually.
Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B), is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop, and electronic music.
Crack cocaine, also known simply as crack, is a free base form of cocaine that can be smoked.
Christopher "Cris" Kirkwood (born October 22, 1960) is an American musician who is the bassist and a founding member of the Meat Puppets, an alternative punk rock band.
Curtains is the eighth solo album by John Frusciante, released on February 1, 2005 on Record Collection.
Darren Henley (born July 9, 1959), better known by his stage name D. H. Peligro, is an American punk rock musician, most commonly known as the drummer for the Dead Kennedys along with a brief stint as the drummer for Red Hot Chili Peppers.
David Michael Navarro (born June 7, 1967) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, and actor.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.
David Jon Gilmour, (born 6 March 1946) is an English guitarist, singer and songwriter best known as a longtime member of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd.
DC EP is an EP by John Frusciante, released on September 14, 2004 on Record Collection.
De-Loused in the Comatorium is the debut studio album by American progressive rock band the Mars Volta, released on June 24, 2003, on Gold Standard Laboratories and Universal Records.
Dead Kennedys are an American punk rock band that formed in San Francisco, California, in 1978.
Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.
DeWayne "Blackbyrd" McKnight (born April 17, 1954) is an American guitarist.
A digital audio workstation (DAW) is an electronic device or application software used for recording, editing and producing audio files.
Doepfer Musikelektronik GmbH is a manufacturer of audio hardware, mostly synthesizer modules (modular synthesizer), based in Gräfelfing, Germany and founded by Dieter Döpfer.
Drug rehabilitation (often drug rehab or just rehab) is the processes of medical or psychotherapeutic treatment for dependency on psychoactive substances such as alcohol, prescription drugs, and street drugs such as cocaine, heroin or amphetamines.
Duran Duran are an English new wave and synthpop band formed in Birmingham in 1978.
Edward Lodewijk Van Halen (born January 26, 1955) is a Dutch-American musician, songwriter, and producer.
Ekkehard Ehlers (born 1974 in Frankfurt am Main) is an artist working in the field of electronic music.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
Electronica encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, jungle and other electronic music styles intended not just for dancing.
Enclosure is the tenth solo album by John Frusciante released on April 8, 2014 (7 April in UK) on Record Collection.
Experimental rock (or avant-rock) is a subgenre of rock music which pushes the boundaries of common composition and performance technique or which experiments with the basic elements of the genre.
Falsetto (Italian diminutive of falso, "false") is the vocal register occupying the frequency range just above the modal voice register and overlapping with it by approximately one octave.
The Fender Jaguar is an electric guitar by Fender Musical Instruments characterized by an offset-waist body, a relatively unusual switching system with two separate circuits for lead and rhythm, and a medium-scale 24" neck.
The Fender Stratocaster is a model of electric guitar designed in 1954 by Leo Fender, Bill Carson, George Fullerton, and Freddie Tavares.
Christian Fennesz (born 25 December 1962) is an Austrian guitarist and composer active in electronic music, often credited on recordings simply as Fennesz.
Michael Peter Balzary (born October 16, 1962), better known by his stage name Flea, is an American musician and actor.
Foregrow is the seventh EP release by American musician John Frusciante (Including the free 4-Track Guitar Music release on Bandcamp in November 2015).
Frances the Mute is the second studio album by American progressive rock band the Mars Volta released in February 2005 on Gold Standard Laboratories and Universal.
Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician, composer, activist and filmmaker.
Fugazi is an American punk rock band that formed in Washington, D.C. in 1987.
George Edward Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and record producer.
The Germs were an American punk rock band from Los Angeles, California, United States, originally active from 1977 to 1980.
Gibson Jerome "Gibby" Haynes (born September 30, 1957) is an American musician, radio personality, painter, and the lead singer of the band Butthole Surfers.
Gibson Brands, Inc. (formerly Gibson Guitar Corp.) is an American manufacturer of guitars, other musical instruments, and consumer and professional electronics from Kalamazoo, Michigan and now based in Nashville, Tennessee.
Glam rock is a style of rock that developed in the United Kingdom in the early 1970s performed by musicians who wore outrageous costumes, makeup, and hairstyles, particularly platform shoes and glitter.
Glenn Hughes (born 21 August 1952) is an English rock bassist and vocalist, best known for playing bass and performing vocals for funk rock pioneers Trapeze, the Mk. III and IV line-ups of Deep Purple, as well as briefly fronting Black Sabbath in the mid-1980s.
Gregory Regis "Greg" Ginn (born June 8, 1954) is an American guitarist, songwriter, and singer, best known for being the leader of and primary songwriter for the hardcore punk band Black Flag, which he founded and led from 1976–86, and again in 2003.
The Gretsch White Falcon is an electric hollowbody guitar introduced in 1954 by Gretsch.
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
Guitar Player is an American popular magazine for guitarists, founded in 1967 in San Jose, California, United States.
Guitarist is a monthly music making magazine published by Future plc in the United Kingdom.
Hachette Books, formerly Hyperion Books, is a general-interest book imprint division of the Hachette established in 1990.
Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.
Hedonism is a school of thought that argues that the pursuit of pleasure and intrinsic goods are the primary or most important goals of human life.
High Times is a New York–based monthly magazine founded in 1974 by Tom Forçade.
Hillel Slovak (הלל סלובק; April 13, 1962 – June 25, 1988) was an Israeli American musician best known as the original guitarist and founding member of the Los Angeles rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Hip hop, or hip-hop, is a subculture and art movement developed in the Bronx in New York City during the late 1970s.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
The Hollywood Hills are a part of the Santa Monica Mountains and also a hillside neighborhood of the same name in the central region of the city of Los Angeles, California.
Inside of Emptiness is the sixth studio album by John Frusciante, released on October 26, 2004 on Record Collection, and is the fourth in a series of six releases, issued from June 2004 to February 2005.
Exclusivement chez Maroc Telecom ! Profitez jusqu’au 15 juin de la Recharge Multiple x12 sur les appels et internet 4G+ ! International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) is an annual film festival held in various cinemas in Rotterdam, Netherlands at the end of January.
The Italians (Italiani) are a Latin European ethnic group and nation native to the Italian peninsula.
Jack Steven Irons (born July 18, 1962) is an American drummer and multi-instrumentalist.
Jane's Addiction is an American rock band from Los Angeles, formed in 1985.
Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist.
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
James Patrick Page (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
Joseph Angelo D'Allesandro III (born December 31, 1948), better known as Joe Dallesandro, is an American actor and Warhol superstar.
Joseph Francis Lally (born December 3, 1963 in Silver Spring, Maryland) is an American bassist, vocalist and record label owner, best known for his work with Fugazi.
John Graham Mellor (21 August 1952 – 22 December 2002), known by his stage name Joe Strummer, was an English musician, singer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the Clash, a punk rock band formed in 1976 as part of the original wave of British punk.
John Alexander McGeoch (25 August 1955 – 4 March 2004) was a Scottish guitarist who played with several bands of the post-punk era, including Magazine, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Visage, the Armoury Show and Public Image Ltd.
John R. Cash (born J. R. Cash; February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author.
John Christopher Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, producer, and musician.
Johnny Marr (born John Martin Maher; 31 October 1963) is an English musician, songwriter and singer, best known as the guitarist and – with Morrissey – co-songwriter of the Smiths, who were active from 1982 to 1987.
Josh Adam Klinghoffer (born October 3, 1979) is an American musician best known as the current guitarist for the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, with whom he has recorded two studio albums, I'm with You (2011) and The Getaway (2016), and the b-sides compilation, I'm Beside You (2013).
Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester.
Juan Alderete de la Peña (born September 5, 1963) is a Mexican-American musician, best known as the longtime bassist of Racer X and the Mars Volta.
The Juilliard School, informally referred to as Juilliard and located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is a performing arts conservatory established in 1905.
Juju is the fourth studio album by British alternative rock band Siouxsie and the Banshees.
The Knitting Factory is a nightclub that was opened in New York City and that featured eclectic music and entertainment.
Kraftwerk ("power station") is a German band formed in Düsseldorf in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider.
Le Butcherettes is a Mexican garage punk band formed in 2007 in Guadalajara by Teri Gender Bender.
Huddie William Ledbetter (January 20, 1888 – December 6, 1949) was an American folk and blues musician notable for his strong vocals, virtuosity on the twelve-string guitar, and the folk standards he introduced.
Letur-Lefr (pronunciation: /'lɛtɹ̩ 'lɛfɹ̩/) is an EP by John Frusciante, released on July 17, 2012 on Record Collection.
The following is a list of Wu-Tang Clan's associated acts and affiliates, known as Killa Beez and Wu Fam.
Magazine were an English post-punk band active from 1977 to 1981, then again from 2009 to 2011.
Mar Vista is a residential and commercial neighborhood on the Westside of Los Angeles, California.
Marcellus (Marcel) Rodríguez-López (born September 29, 1983) is a multi-instrumentalist musician and younger brother of Omar Rodríguez-López.
Matthew James Ashman (3 November 1960 – 21 November 1995) – accessed June 2011 was an English guitarist with Adam and the Ants and Bow Wow Wow.
Meat Puppets is an American rock band formed in January 1980 in Phoenix, Arizona.
The Mellotron is an electro-mechanical, polyphonic tape replay keyboard originally developed and built in Birmingham, England, in 1963.
Michael Beinhorn is an American musician and record producer.
Michael Ronson (26 May 1946 – 29 April 1993) was an English guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, arranger, and producer.
Mother's Milk is the fourth studio album by American funk rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, released on August 16, 1989, by EMI Records.
A music tracker (short version tracker) is a type of music sequencer software for creating music.
Musicians Institute (MI) is a for-profit college of contemporary music that offers a variety of educational programs in Hollywood, California.
Neu! (styled as NEU! in block capitals, New!) was a German krautrock band formed in Düsseldorf in 1971 by Klaus Dinger and Michael Rother, after their split from Kraftwerk.
New Order are an English rock band formed in 1980 by vocalist and guitarist Bernard Sumner, bassist Peter Hook and drummer Stephen Morris.
New Times LA is a now-defunct alternative weekly newspaper that was published in Los Angeles, California by the New Times Media corporation from 1996 until 2002.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Niandra LaDes and Usually Just a T-Shirt is the debut solo album by John Frusciante, released on November 22, 1994, on American Recordings.
Octahedron is the fifth full-length studio album by American progressive rock band the Mars Volta, released on June 23, 2009.
Omar Alfredo Rodríguez-López (born September 1, 1975) is an American multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, producer, writer, actor and film director.
Omar Rodriguez Lopez & John Frusciante is a collaborative studio album by Omar Rodríguez-López, guitarist of The Mars Volta, and the former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist, John Frusciante.
Omnibus Press is the world’s largest specialist publisher of music-related books.
Outsides is an extended play by John Frusciante, originally scheduled to be released on August 14, 2013 in Japan, and on August 27, 2013 internationally on Record Collection but due to an error in the distribution process, some pre-ordered CDs were shipped to customers during late July 2013.
Parliament-Funkadelic (abbreviated as P-Funk) is an American funk music collective of rotating musicians headed by George Clinton, primarily consisting of the individual bands Parliament and Funkadelic, both active since the 1960s.
Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, located 10 miles (16 kilometers) northeast of Downtown Los Angeles.
Georg Albert Ruthenberg (born August 5, 1959), better known by the stage name Pat Smear, is a Grammy-winning American musician and occasional actor.
PBX Funicular Intaglio Zone is the ninth solo album by John Frusciante, released on September 12, 2012 in Japan, and on September 25, 2012 internationally on Record Collection.
Peter Rehberg (a.k.a. Pita) (born 29 June 1968, St Albans in UK) is an author of electronic audio works and head of Editions Mego.
Planet Mu is an English electronic music record label run by Mike Paradinas (also known as µ-Ziq).
PopMatters is an international online magazine of cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture.
Post-punk (originally called new musick) is a broad type of rock music that emerged from the punk movement of the 1970s, in which artists departed from the simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock to adopt a variety of avant-garde sensibilities.
The Province of Benevento (Provincia di Benevento) is a province in the Campania region of Italy.
Public Image Ltd (abbreviated as PiL) are an English post-punk band formed by singer John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten), guitarist Keith Levene, bassist Jah Wobble, and drummer Jim Walker.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City.
Randall William Rhoads (December 6, 1956 – March 19, 1982) was an American heavy metal guitarist who played with Quiet Riot and Ozzy Osbourne.
Record Collection is an independent Los Angeles, California-based creative music studio founded by Jordan Tappis.
Record Store Day is an annual event inaugurated in 2007 and held on one Saturday every April to "celebrate the culture of the independently owned record store".
Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American funk rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1983.
Renoise is a digital audio workstation (DAW) based upon the heritage and development of tracker software.
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
Frederick Jay "Rick" Rubin (born March 10, 1963) is an American record producer and former co-president of Columbia Records.
Robert Fripp (born 16 May 1946) is an English guitarist, composer and record producer.
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911August 16, 1938) was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
The Roland MC-202 (MicroComposer) is a monophonic analog synthesizer and music sequencer released by Roland in 1983.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
Robert Fitzgerald Diggs (born July 5, 1969), better known by his stage name RZA, is an American rapper, record producer, musician, actor, filmmaker and author.
Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Scar Tissue is Red Hot Chili Peppers vocalist Anthony Kiedis's autobiography.
Se Dice Bisonte, No Búfalo (It's called bison, not buffalo) is a 10-track full-length album by Omar Rodríguez-López and the second in the "Amsterdam series".
Sect In Sgt is an EP by Trickfinger, the alias of musician John Frusciante.
Sepulcros de Miel (English: Tombs of Honey) is the twenty-first release by Omar Rodríguez-López, guitarist, band leader, and producer of The Mars Volta Group.
Sexual abstinence or sexual restraint is the practice of refraining from some or all aspects of sexual activity for medical, psychological, legal, social, financial, philosophical, moral, or religious reasons.
Shadows Collide With People is the fourth studio album by John Frusciante, released February 24, 2004.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Siouxsie and the Banshees were an English rock band, formed in London in 1976 by vocalist Siouxsie Sioux and bass guitarist Steven Severin.
Smile from the Streets You Hold is the second solo album by John Frusciante.
Sonus Quartet is a Los Angeles-based string quartet whose members include Caroline Campbell (violin I), Kathleen Sloan (violin II), Neel Hammond (viola), and Vanessa Freebairn-Smith (cello).
SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform based in Berlin, Germany that enables its users to upload, promote, and share their originally-created audio.
Spin is an American music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr. The magazine stopped running in print in 2012 and currently runs as a webzine.
Stadium Arcadium is the ninth studio album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Stephen Andrew Perkins (September 13, 1967) is an American musician and songwriter.
Steven Siro Vai (born June 6, 1960) is an American guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer.
In literary criticism, stream of consciousness is a narrative mode or method that attempts to depict the multitudinous thoughts and feelings which pass through the mind.
Stuff is a 12-minute documentary about the house of Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante.
Swahili Blonde is an experimental musical project formed in Los Angeles, California in 2009.
Roger Keith "Syd" Barrett (6 January 1946 – 7 July 2006) was an English singer, songwriter, and musician.
A synthesizer (often abbreviated as synth, also spelled synthesiser) is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are converted to sound through instrument amplifiers and loudspeakers or headphones.
The Bedlam in Goliath is the fourth studio album by American progressive rock band the Mars Volta, released on January 29, 2008, on Gold Standard Laboratories and Universal Motown Records.
The Bicycle Thief was an American alternative rock band fronted by Bob Forrest.
The Brown Bunny is a 2003 drama film written, directed, produced, photographed and edited by Vincent Gallo.
The Cure are an English rock band formed in Crawley, West Sussex, in 1976.
The Damned are an English rock band formed in London, England in 1976 by lead vocalist Dave Vanian, guitarist Brian James, bassist (and later guitarist) Captain Sensible, and drummer Rat Scabies.
The Durutti Column are an English post-punk band formed in 1978 in Manchester, England.
The Empyrean is the eighth solo album by John Frusciante, released worldwide on January 20, 2009 through Record Collection.
The Forum is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Inglewood, California, United States, adjacent to Los Angeles.
The Human League are an English synth-pop band formed in Sheffield in 1977.
The Man with the Iron Fists is a 2012 American martial arts film directed by RZA and written by RZA and Eli Roth.
The Mars Volta was an American progressive rock band from El Paso, Texas, formed in 2001.
The Residents are an American art collective best known for avant-garde music and multimedia works.
The Sentimental Engine Slayer is a 2010 film directed by Omar Rodríguez-López.
The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982.
The Velvet Underground was an American rock band formed in 1964 in New York City by singer/guitarist Lou Reed, multi-instrumentalist John Cale, guitarist Sterling Morrison, and drummer Angus MacLise (replaced by Moe Tucker in 1965).
The Will to Death is the fifth studio album by John Frusciante, released on June 22, 2004 on Record Collection.
Thelonious Monster is a punk rock band from Los Angeles, led by singer-songwriter Bob Forrest.
To Record Only Water for Ten Days is the third solo album by American musician John Frusciante, released in 2001 through Warner Music Group.
Anthony Frank Iommi (born 19 February 1948) is an English guitarist, songwriter and producer.
Trickfinger is the first full-length studio album by Trickfinger, the alias of musician John Frusciante.
Trickfinger II is the third release by Trickfinger, the alias of musician John Frusciante, released on 8 September 2017 on the AcidTest label.
Tucson is a city and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and home to the University of Arizona.
Van der Graaf Generator are an English progressive rock band, formed in 1967 in Manchester by singer-songwriters Peter Hammill and Chris Judge Smith and the first act signed by Charisma Records.
Aaron Funk (born January 11, 1975), known as Venetian Snares, is a Canadian electronic musician based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
VH1 (originally an initialism of Video Hits One) is an American cable and satellite television network based in New York City operated by the Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of Viacom Media Networks, a division of Viacom.
Vincent "Vini" Gerard Reilly (born 4 August 1953) is an English musician and leader of the post-punk group The Durutti Column.
Vipassanā (Pāli) or vipaśyanā (विपश्यन) in the Buddhist tradition means insight into the true nature of reality.
Warner Music Group (WMG, also referred to as Warner Music or WEA International) is an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate headquartered in New York City.
Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group from Staten Island, New York City, originally composed of East Coast rappers RZA, GZA, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God and Masta Killa.
XTC were an English rock band formed in Swindon in 1972 and active until 2006.
() is a Japanese multinational corporation and conglomerate with a very wide range of products and services, predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment.
Yoga (Sanskrit, योगः) is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.
David Nesta "Ziggy" Marley (born 17 October 1968) is a Jamaican musician and leader of the band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers, and the son of reggae icon Bob Marley and Rita Marley.
(GI) is the only studio album by American punk rock band the Germs.