Depression

Freddie Mercury Stars In Wholesome Comic To Brighten Your Day

There are days where we feel a little depressed. Days that make you question whether you are important in some way, shape or form to anyone. These sorts of feelings can tend to take a turn for the worse. But in a short comic by artist Xibang , the final lyric to Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" can...
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Shinedown's Brent Smith Wrote "Get Up" Specifically For Eric Bass

Whenever the guys from Shinedown come to the Boston area, it's like catching up with family members you haven't seen in a while. In the time that they have been away, Shinedown released their first concept album titled Attention Attention , which according to vocalist Brent Smith, tells a story...
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Dave Navarro Writes Heartfelt Letter To Those Experiencing Suicidal Thoughts

Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro has been very open about his struggles dealing with drug abuse, depression and thoughts of suicide. Now, in a recent post to his Instagram account, Navarro wrote a very compassionate letter imploring those dealing with similar thoughts of suicide to seek help...
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Chris Cornell's Widow Gets Emotional When Describing His Fight With Substance Abuse

In her first on-screen interview since the death of her husband Chris Cornell, Vicky Cornell sat down with Robin Wright of Good Morning America to share her thoughts and feelings that addiction and substance abuse can have on an individual. "My husband was the furthest thing from a rock-star junkie...
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Chester Bennington's Body Contained Ecstasy & Alcohol At The Time Of His Death

TMZ has reported that according to the information in Chester Bennington 's autopsy and toxicology reports, there were amounts of alcohol and MDMA (ecstacy) found in his system at the time of his suicide. Police say that they found a prescribed bottle of Zolpidem (aka Ambien) at the scene, as well...
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Darryl McDaniels' Personal Experience With Depression, Suicide And Ending The Stigma Of Mental Health

It's always a joy when Darryl McDaniels of RUN DMC walks through the doors of the WAAF studio. He has been a purveyor of the truth since the early '80s and he hasn't stopped since. McDaniels arrived in Boston to speak with students at the Berklee College of Music about his own dark past with...
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Billy Corgan Fell Into "Suicidal Depression" Because Of Nirvana & Pearl Jam's Success

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan said in a recent interview with Amy Jo Martin of Why Not Now? how difficult it was living in the shadow of Nirvana and Pearl Jam 's success, and falling into a depression helped inspired the hit song "Today." When the Smashing Pumpkins' first record Gish was...
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