What Are the Past Members of The Wallflowers Up to?

The past members of The Wallflowers include Tobi Miller, Barrie Maguire, Peter Yanowitz, Michael Ward, Mario Calire, and Fred Eltringham. Ward, Eltringham and Yanowitz have been very active in the music business since leaving The Wallflowers, but Miller, Maguire, and Calire seem to have exited the business entirely.

Since Michael Ward’s 2001 departure, he has written and recorded music with other artists. He is credited for his involvement on over 30 albums, as a singer-guitarist. Fred Eltringham has performed drums and percussion for Read the rest of this entry »

Little Known Facts of The Wallflowers

Little Known Facts of The Wallflowers

A Brief History of The Wallflowers
In 1989, Bob Dylan’s son, Jakob Dylan, formed The Wallflowers in Los Angeles. The original name for the band was called The Apples. However, that name was quickly changed to The Wallflowers. The group has gone through dozens of line up changes over the years. However, the core members of The Wallflowers consist of longtime collaborators Jakob Dylan, Rami Jaffee and Greg Richling. Moreover, in 1998 the band racked up two Grammy Awards for Read the rest of this entry »

And the Same Black Line That Was Drawn on You

The Wallflowers were formed in 1989 and had their first real taste of the spotlight came in 1995 after the release of their second album Bringing down the Horse. Jakob Dylan fronts the bad, and hits like “6th Avenue Heartache” and “One Headlight” fit his voice exceptionally well. The band followed the success of this album with Breach; Red Letter Days; Rebel, Sweatheart; and Collected 1996-2005. None of these albums have been as Read the rest of this entry »

The “Heroes” of the Band, The Wallflowers

L.A. based band The Wallflowers is most recognizable by the face of lead singer and guitarist Jakob Dylan, son of legendary folk singer Bob Dylan. The band reached monumental success in the mid-to-late ’90s before fading into the background of the ever-changing alternative music scene. Or so the world thought.

Dylan, the band’s sole remaining original member, announced in November 2011 that The Wallflowers would be returning from their hiatus. The group saw line-up changes in 2007 which left many people to question Dylan’s November announcement.Check out this link Read the rest of this entry »

How do You Get to “6th Avenue Heartache”

“6th Avenue Heartache” is actually a song by the band, The Wallflowers. It was their first single that they have released. This single was released in the year of 1996, and it was off of their album “Bringing Down the House.” This song made it’s spot on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, coming in at number 8. The band’s lead singer actually wrote the song when he was just 18 years old. This is definitely a very pleasant song Read the rest of this entry »

“One Headlight” is What Makes “The Difference”

I first noticed The Wallflowers when I heard “One Headlight” on the radio. The distinct voice of Jakob Dylan, the catchy beat and the unique poetry set to music lands The Wallflowers in my top ten artist list. I bought the album “Bringing Down the Horse” and became a lifelong fan. Although “One Headlight” remains my favorite song, I love “The Difference” and “6th Avenue Heartache.” Fans came on board with The Wallflowers after the release of “One Headlight” some fifteen years ago. Since that time The Wallflowers Read the rest of this entry »

The Wallflowers Impending Greatest Hits Album

The Wallflowers, one of the most critically acclaimed American alternative rock bands ever, is giving fans a big “Thank You”. The thanks comes in the form of a “Greatist Hits Album”. With a career expanding back over twenty years, this album is sure to be one of the new classics, and a must have for any serious music collection. The two Grammy winning “One Headlight” catapulted the Wallflowers to super stardom in the late 90′s, and helped establish a fanbase that has been anxiously waiting to get their hands on Read the rest of this entry »

Our Best Wallflowers Lyrics

You know good music when you hear it which is why you’re all about The Wallflowers. We spent a lot of time on our www.WildBlueDeals.com satellite internet looking into what we think are the best Wallflower lyrics of all time…tell us what you think in the comments below…
Now all of these voices
And all of these noises
With all their illusions of choices
They’ve come to my door
With one dozen roses
From Invisible City – poignant and somber…just how Read the rest of this entry »

Jakob Dylan’s Solo Career-Why He Went On His Own

Jakob Dylan is one of those rare artists who as the son of arguably the most famous musician alive, Bob Dylan, has taken his time to find his own identity. While this is in and of itself a good career move, the way he did it borders on ingenious. Many people have thought that the reason he formed his band “The Wallflowers” was so that he would not have to deal with immediate comparisons to Read the rest of this entry »

The Wallflowers, The Iconic Alternative Rick Band

Originally known as The Apples, The Wallflowers formed in 1989 as an alternative rock band that was to become a favorite of people everywhere. Based out of Los Angeles, this band began playing at local clubs before getting their real start in 1992 when they released their self titled album under Virgin Records. Headed up by Jacob Dylan, this band produced singles like “One Headlight” and “6th Avenue Heartache”. Their album “Bringing Down the Horse” , released in 1996 under Interscope records, had them walk away with 2 grammy awards for Best Rock Song and Best Rock performance by Read the rest of this entry »