When AC/DC, the Rolling Stones and Rush Rocked Toronto’s ‘SARSstock’
This huge benefit concert, held today in 2003 and known unofficially as SARSstock and SARSapalooza, found more than 450,000 people crowded into Toronto's Downsview Park.
How Metallica Transformed Metal With ‘Kill ‘Em All’
In order to get there, Metallica first had to abandon their hometown of Los Angeles.
How Talking Heads Avoided the Sophomore Jinx on ‘More Songs About Buildings and Food’
Talking Heads managed to avoid the dreaded sophomore jinx on their second album, 'More Songs About Buildings and Food.'
How Van Halen and Sammy Hagar Reunited for Three New ‘Best of Both Worlds’ Tracks
Van Halen reunited with Sammy Hagar for three new songs in 2004, then mounted a tour that would cause an irreparable rift.
The Story of the Grateful Dead’s Forward-Looking ‘Anthem of the Sun’
The Grateful Dead released their second album, 'Anthem of the Sun,' on July 18, 1968.
25 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses and Metallica Launch Their Ill-Fated Stadium Tour
Guns N' Roses were about a year and a half into their two-and-a-half-year Use Your Illusion tour when they hooked up with Metallica for a two-and-a-half-month run of North America in the summer of 1992.