Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament talks about helping small towns get their skate parks in a new mini-documentary called Pass the Bucket. The documentary focuses on Ament's efforts to have a skate park built on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, which has some of the highest teen suicide and poverty rates in the west. He also had a huge part in the construction of Missoula's MOBASH skate park, which is featured at the beginning of this video.

Ex-Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante will release an EP called Letur-Lefr on July 17th and a full album titled PBX Funicular Intaglio Zone on September 24th.

The Black Keys have been added to the list of performers at the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night.

The Cult singer Ian Astbury got married to The Black Ryder singer-bassist Aimee Nash in Las Vegas over the holiday weekend.