Filter is awesome. At yesterday's KLAQ BBQ, they continued to play in the rain long after most bands would have run for shelter, citing their "contracts" and saying they didn't want to "get killed by lightning." Not Filter. They are so effing cool.
Right before I introduced them I had what I call a "Larry David" Moment. That is defined as " offending someone uni
During an interview with Filter frontman Richard Patrick about the band's upcoming album 'The Sun Comes Out Tonight,' the musician shared an unnerving story about his wife. As Patrick's wife was driving her Prius, which sports a 'Ban Assault Weapons' bumper sticker, the singer says a car full of "God-proclaiming gun nuts" began to throw trash at her car, almost running her off the road.
Filter is performing tonight at Streetfest 2012 and lead singer Richard Patrick stopped by the KLAQ Morning Show today and talked about everything from his days in Nine Inch Nails, to the controversy surrounding 'Hey Man, Nice Shot' and his struggle with drugs and alcohol.
Filter is playing Streetfest 2012 Friday night and lead singer Richard Patrick stopped by the Morning Show Friday morning to chat with us. He was one of the best interviews we've ever had, talking about the controversy surrounding "Hey Man, Nice Shot" and whether it was written about Kurt Cobain. He also talked about his struggles with drug and alcohol abuse and how he got sober.