September 2nd, 2014
February 1st, 2014

NFL video: Seattle rock legends Duff McKagan and Jerry Cantrell discuss the magic of their city and how that unique civic character has rubbed off on both Seattle’s music scene and football team.

January 30th, 2014
Used to Love Him


L7 /// Used to Love Him /// Monster

GNR cover…

Reblogged from $uzi Safari
January 29th, 2013

Danny Bland, of Cat Butt/Dwarves/Best Kissers in the World fame, has a novel coming out this summer via Fantagraphics. The audio book sounds particularly exciting:

An exclusive roster of legendary artists, musicians, actors and friends have lent their support and donated their talent by reading and recording chapters of the book including Dave Alvin (Blasters, Knitters), Greg Dulli (Afghan Whigs, Twilight Singers), Duff McKagan (Guns & Roses), Donal Logue (Sons of Anarchy, American Splendor), Blag Dahlia (Dwarves), Wayne Kramer (MC5), Eddie Spaghetti (Supersuckers), John Doe (X, Knitters), Jacob Pitts (actor, Justified), Damien Echols (West Memphis Three), Mark Lanegan (Screaming Trees, Queens of the Stone Age), Rob Delaney (comic, Twitter superstar), Lou Beach (author, artist), Steve Earle (singer, songwriter, actor), Mark Boone Jr. (Sons of Anarchy), Aimee Mann (singer, songwriter, actress), Marc Maron (WTF podcast), John Sinclair (White Panther Party, MC5 manager), Lew Temple (The Devil’s Rejects, The Walking Dead), Mark Arm (Mudhoney) and others t.b.a., with a portion of the proceeds benefiting MusicCares, a non-profit organization helping musicians and roadies gain sobriety and obtain medical care.


Fantagraphics Books to publish In Case We Die, a novel by Danny Bland

November 18th, 2012

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready joins Walking Papers for a performance of “Voodoo Child (Slight Return)” at the Experience Music Project’s Jimi Hendrix tribute concert Saturday. Read a review of the multi-band show here.

November 16th, 2012


Second release from the Walking Papers session. "A Place Like This" is an atmospheric and beautiful track with Duff McKagan, Jeff Angell, Barrett Martin and Ben Anderson. An American supergroup indeed. Near 1000 hits in day 1. :)

Reblogged from St Pauls Lifestyle
October 2nd, 2012

The new album by Walking Papers, featuring ex-Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin and ex-Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan, is out today. Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready makes a special appearance on the album. Listen/buy here. (Photo by Charles Peterson)

August 9th, 2012

New band featuring ex-Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin and ex-Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan. Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready makes a special appearance on the album.


Walking Papers - “Two Tickets and a Room,” featuring Jeff Angell, Barrett Martin, and Duff McKagan. Album release October 2nd.

Reblogged from Band Chat
August 1st, 2012

Trailer for The Taking, a 10-part film starring Duff McKagan’s Loaded and featuring appearances by Seattle luminaries such as Alice in Chains’ Jerry Cantrell and Sean Kinney, the Fastbacks’ Kim Warnick and Kurt Bloch, and Presidents of the United States of America’s Chris Ballew. More info here.

June 1st, 2012

Mark Lanegan and Duff McKagan perform a cover of the Leaving Trains’ “Creeping Coastline of Lights” at the MusiCares Map Fund Benefit in L.A. last night. 

April 2nd, 2012

Mike McCready’s band Shadow and Duff McKagan’s Loaded performing Mad Season’s “River of Deceit” in Costa Rica Friday.

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