Former Third Eye Blind Bassist And Queensrÿche Producer Jason Slater Passes Away

According to TMZ, former Third Eye Blind bassist and Queensrÿche producer Jason Slater has passed away at the age of 49. His daughter Alyssa Carlson confirmed the sad news saying that the musician died from liver failure at a hospital in Maui, Hawaii. A representative for Third Eye Blind also commented saying that it “is always a sad time… when a spirited member of the music scene is taken too soon.”

Lacuna Coil, Sunn O))), Etc. To Release Limited Edition Pink Vinyl As Part Of 2019 “Ten Bands One Cause” Initiative

Lacuna Coil, Sunn O))), Third Eye Blind, and more will be taking part in this year’s “Ten Bands One Cause” initiative. All the participating artists will be releasing limited edition pink vinyl to benefit Gilda’s Club NYC.

Here’s the full list of participants:

  • Lacuna Coil – “Black Anima”
  • Sunn O))) – “Pyroclasts”
  • Third Eye Blind – “Screamer“
  • Mark Lanegan Band – “Somebody’s Knocking“
  • Saves The Day – “Through Being Cool“
  • Amanda Palmer – “There Will Be No Intermission“
  • Colter Wall – “Colter Wall“
  • Spiritualized – “Nothing Hurt“
  • Courtney Marie Andrews – “May Your Kindness Remain“
  • John Prine – “In Spite Of Ourselves“

Dance Gavin Dance Stream Cover Of Third Eye Blind’s “Semi-Charmed Life”

Dance Gavin Dance are streaming their cover of Third Eye Blind’s “Semi-Charmed Life“ via Alternative Press. The track will appear on Hopeless Records‘ “Songs That Saved My Life” compilation, which will be available on November 9. You can find the details for that release below and pre-order it HERE. Proceeds will benefit mental health and suicide prevention organizations.

Track Listing:

01. Neck Deep – “Torn” (Natalie Imbruglia cover)
02. Movements – “Losing My Religion” (R.E.M. cover)
03. Stand Atlantic – “Your Graduation” (Modern Baseball cover)
04. Dance Gavin Dance – “Semi-Charmed Life” (Third Eye Blind cover)
05. Against Me! – “People Who Died” (The Jim Carroll Band cover)
06. Taking Back Sunday – “Bullet With Butterfly Wings” (Smashing Pumpkins) cover)
07. Dream State – “Crawling” (Linkin Park cover)
08. As It Is – “Such Great Heights” (The Postal Service) cover)
09. Oceans Ate Alaska – “Shape Of My Heart” (Sting cover)
10. Too Close To Touch – “Let It Be” (The Beatles cover)
11. Dan Campbell & Ace Enders – “Broom People” (The Mountain Goats cover)
12. The Maine – “Transatlanticism” (Death Cab For Cutie cover)

Blink-182, Incubus, Royal Blood, Coheed And Cambria, Etc. Set For 2018 Bunbury Music Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2018 Bunbury Music Festival. The event will take place on June 1-3 at Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove in Cincinnati, Ohio, and it will include: Blink-182, Incubus, Royal Blood, Coheed And Cambria, Dropkick Murphys, Jack White, Third Eye Blind, and more.