Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
Cheap Trick Reportedly Releasing a Christmas Album
Cheap Trick are reportedly releasing a Christmas album later this year.
30 Years Ago: The ‘La Bamba’ Soundtrack Puts Los Lobos Atop the Charts
Los Lobos became unexpected stars in the summer of 1987 thanks to their hit cover of Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba."
How Rush Survived the ’80s
Like many '70s bands, Rush adapted with changing musical trends and embraced synthesizers during the '80s.
How Heart Survived the ’80s
Heart reached new commercial peaks during the '80s, but it came at a price.
Kiss Expo Tokyo 2016: How the Band’s First Official Exhibition Came About
From Oct. 13-31, the first-ever band-sanctioned Kiss Expo took over the top floor of Laforet, a boutique-filled shopping mall in the Harajuku neighborhood of Tokyo.
Benjamin Orr Before the Cars
Before Benjamin Orr found fame with the Cars, he was just another Cleveland-area musician inspired by the Beatles' U.S. popularity to find success with his own band.
The Story Behind the Cover of Metallica’s Black Album
When Metallica released their fifth, self-titled album — aka The Black Album — on Aug. 12, 1991, it signaled a new chapter for the band. The evolution wasn't without its challenges, however, especially where the title was concerned. "It took us a long time to…
When Stevie Nicks Came Back Strong With ‘Trouble in Shangri-La’
After bottoming out in 1994, Stevie Nicks' next solo album, 2001's 'Trouble in Shangri-La,' found her back in form.
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.
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.