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Jane's Addiction

This innovative, art-rock quartet was formed in Los Angeles, USA, in 1986, by vocalist Perry Farrell (b. PerryBernstein,29March1959, Queens, NewYork City, New York, USA). He had formerly starred in the Cure-influenced Psi Com, fromwhoserankswouldalso emerge Dino Paredes, while it isrumoured that two other former members joined the Hare Krishna sect.Withtheaddition ofguitarist Dave Navarro (b. David Michael Navarro, 7 June1967, Santa Monica, California, USA), bassplayerEricAvery (b. 25 April1965) and drummer Stephen Perkins (b. 13 September 1967, Los Angeles,California, USA),Jane'sAddic ...read more

This innovative, art-rock quartet was formed in Los Angeles, USA, in 1986, by vocalist Perry Farrell (b. PerryBernstein,29March1959, Queens, NewYork City, New York, USA). He had formerly starred in the Cure-influenced Psi Com, fromwhoserankswouldalso emerge Dino Paredes, while it isrumoured that two other former members joined the Hare Krishna sect.Withtheaddition ofguitarist Dave Navarro (b. David Michael Navarro, 7 June1967, Santa Monica, California, USA), bassplayerEricAvery (b. 25 April1965) and drummer Stephen Perkins (b. 13 September 1967, Los Angeles,California, USA),Jane'sAddictionincorporatedelements of punk, rock, folk and funk into a unique and unpredictable soundscape.They debuted withalivealbumon theindependent Triple X label, recorded at Hollywood's Roxy venue, which received widespread critical acclaim,despiteathrowawaycoverversion of Lou Reed's "Rock 'n Roll' and Farrell's limited stage banter, largely consisting ofprofanities.Drawinginspirationfrom the Doors, PiL, the VelvetUnderground and Faith No More, they set about delivering ahypnotic andthought- provokingblend of intoxicating rhythms, jagged and off-beat guitarlines and high-pitched vocals ofmesmeric intensity.Theirthird album,1990's Ritual De Lo Habitual, was a work of depth and complexity that requiredrepeatedlistening to revealitshidden melodies,subtle nuances and enigmatic qualities. « hide

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2003

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Ritual De Lo Habitual
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1988

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Jane's Addiction
1987

3.6
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2006

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1997

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