Joshua Homme (left) and Jesse Hughes (centre) of the Eagles of Death Metal being interviewed by Vice. Photograph: Vice  Media/PA Wire

The California rock band that was playing in on the night of the Paris attacks survived the massacre at their concert, but others died seeking shelter(...)

Girl guys: “There are so many bands who seem to get a buzz going here, but they don’t put the work behind it, so it just seems to exist in Ireland”

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Ben Shepherd and Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform an acoustic set in Seattle earlier this year.

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