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Sneakers Over 200 Years Old And Going Strong.

You probably did not know it but sneakers are over 200 years old. The first sneakers, canvas shoes with rubber soles, where made in the late Georgian times, that is the late 18th century. These sneakers where very crude but when you would see one now you would definitely say that they where sneakers. Until […]

23 Years Ago: Alice In Chains Unleash 'Dirt'

23 Years Ago: Alice In Chains Unleash 'Dirt' On Sept. 29, 1992, Alice in Chains released their sophomore album, Dirt, which is widely considered the band's greatest effort. The album defines the group's signature sound with heavy dropped 'D' tuned guitars, droning vocal harmonies and drug-induced … Read more on Loudwire Alice In Chains: The Untold […]

23 Years Ago: Stone Temple Pilots Release Their Divisive Debut, 'Core'

23 Years Ago: Stone Temple Pilots Release Their Divisive Debut, 'Core' Core is a pivotal album in the history of alternative music. Arriving September 29, 1992, Stone Temple Pilots' debut serves as the demarcation between grunge and post-grunge. That hardly seems fair for a bunch of Southern California transplants more … Read more on Diffuser.fm Food […]

25 years of "Facelift"

25 years of "Facelift" Twenty five years ago Alice In Chains released their debut album “Facelift” and my musical perspective was forever changed. At the time I was a hair metal guy who listened to some rap and classic rock. I was hardly adventurous, unless you count trying … Read more on Tucson Local Media […]

2 years later, signs of recovery

2 years later, signs of recovery The next week had a destructive combination of extremely low humidity, gusty winds and fuel mixes—grass, shrubs and brush—with little moisture, and the fire grew at an exponential clip, said Wood River Fire & Rescue Chief Bart Lassman. By Aug. 16, it … Read more on Idaho Mountain Express […]