Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
35 Years Ago: The U.K. Launches the ‘Home Taping Is Killing Music’ Campaign
The British Phonographic Industry looked to convince the public of the dangers of dual-cassette decks.
Listen to the Ann Wilson Thing!’s Cover of Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Manic Depression': Exclusive Pr…
Ann Wilson Thing!'s covered Jimi Hendrix's 'Manic Depression.'
25 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Marries Patti Scialfa
On June 8, 1991, Bruce Springsteen married E Street Band member and bona fide Jersey girl Patti Scialfa in the garden of their shared Beverly Hills mansion.
How the Rolling Stones’ ‘Black And Blue’ Ad Campaign Spawned a Music Industry Revolution
An ad campaign to promote the Rolling Stones' then-new album got the band in trouble with feminists.
The Night Motley Crue Played Their First Concert
Motley Crue performed in public for the first time when they opened for Y&T on April 24, 1981.
30 Years Ago: Nikki Sixx Declared Dead
From a career standpoint, Motley Crue has had nine lives. Nikki Sixx might have used up at least half of them.
The Night Neil Peart Played His First Show With Rush
Contrary to popular belief, this wasn’t Rush's first American concert.
Revisiting Heart’s Self-Titled, Mainstream Breakthrough Album
By the time 1984 rolled around, Heart were at a serious career crossroads. Then they released their self-titled 1985 album.
How Nirvana Hinted at Future Greatness on ‘Bleach’
When Nirvana released their debut album 'Bleach' on June 15, 1989, few could have predicted that the Kurt Cobain-led group would eventually change the world.
Paul McCartney Inducts Ringo Starr Into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame
Ringo Starr has learned many things in his decades-long musical career, but during his Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction speech, he gave his top tip for musicians in a band: "If you fart, own up."
Fall Out Boy Induct Green Day Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
The members of Fall Out Boy inducted Green Day into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a speech detailing the band's status as musical trailblazers.
Peter Wolf Inducts the Paul Butterfield Blues Band Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Influential Chicago blues act the Paul Butterfield Blues Band were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.