Graham Hartmann is a 30-year-old music addict with a taste for punk, metal and the touch of a keyboard. He is the current Senior Writer for Loudwire, producer of each YouTube Loud List and is the creator and host of our 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?' series. Graham has been active in the music and entertainment industries since high school, having worked for Metal Injection, Earache Records, The End Records, The Opie and Anthony Show and the Le Scandal Burlesque Show as a musician and stage manager. Favorite bands: The Ramones, Iron Maiden, Strike Anywhere, Poison the Well, Tool, Puscifer, Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Bad Religion, Rufio, Salome, Shining, Descendents, Gwar, System of a Down, The Beatles, Suffocation, Bloodbath, Polaris, Mark Mulcahy, Nirvana, Dead Kennedys ---> https://twitter.com/grahamwire // www.facebook.com/grahamphartmann
Loudwire Podcast #26 – KISS’ Paul Stanley + RIP Chester Bennington
Podcast hosts Graham + Joe sat down with Paul Stanley to talk about a potential new KISS album, Gene Simmons’ attempt to trademark a hand gesture + more!
Watch Chester Bennington + Chris Cornell Perform Linkin Park’s ‘Crawling’ + Temple of the …
We remember a time in 2008 where Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell performed Linkin Park’s 'Crawling' and Temple of the Dog’s 'Hunger Strike' together.
Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx May Become the Newest ‘American Idol’ Judge
Now that Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx is 'unofficially retired' from touring, we may see him as a judge for 'American Idol.'
Occult Rock Act Coven Threaten to Sue Gene Simmons If He Trademarks Rock Hand Gesture
Occult rock veterans Coven have responded to Gene Simmons' attempt to trademark a classic hand sign associated with rock music.
Watch a Dude Use Tools to Play Tool Songs
Alright, this is pretty inventive.
Chris Cornell’s Brother Peter Writes Loving Tribute to Soundgarden Legend
Peter Cornell offered his sympathies outward, writing he’s sorry for the loss we as fans have suffered.
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Have Renewed Their Wedding Vows
Earlier this month, Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne renewed their wedding vows, just a year after the couple almost split.
2017 Billboard Awards: Metallica Win ‘Top Rock Album,’ Guns N’ Roses Lose ‘Top Rock Tour’ …
Well, even Guns N’ Roses’ historic reunion tour is no match for the monster that is Coldplay.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Believes Prescription Drug Ativan May Have Contributed to Soundgarde…
In this new press release, Vicky and the Cornell family’s attorney believe the prescription drug Ativan could have contributed to Chris Cornell’s death.
27 Rockers Who Died at the Age of 27
The '27 Club' is one of rock's most somber institutions. A seemingly disproportionate number of the most celebrated musicians have died at the age of 27.
Former Van Halen Bassist Michael Anthony Mourns Death of Infant Grandson
The bassist is mourning the loss of his infant grandson, Rex, who passed away at just 2 weeks old.
One-Man Band Performs Rush’s ‘Tom Sawyer’ on Guitar, Drums + Vocals Simultaniously
Watch Dominic Fragman play Rush's 'Tom Sawyer' on guitar, drums and vocals simultaneously!