Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
Hear Toto’s ‘Africa’ Performed by Old-Fashioned Computer Equipment
Toto's 'Africa' sounds pretty awesome when performed by outdated computer equipment.
35 Years Ago: ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’ Revolutionizes Teen Movies With Tasty Waves a…
Cameron Crowe's first movie got all of the details of high-school life right, especially the music the students were listening to.
Cheap Trick Reportedly Releasing a Christmas Album
Cheap Trick are reportedly releasing a Christmas album later this year.
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…
The Day the Police Played Their Last Concert (Before That Reunion Tour)
By the time the Police released 1983’s Synchronicity, it was no secret that the band had nearly run its course, both creatively and personally.
11 Classic Rock Valentine’s Day Cards for Your Sweetheart
UCR's raucous sweet nothings are sure to nab you a valentine – or at least make cupid give you a solid once-over or two.
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.
The Story of 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.
26 Years Ago: Nirvana Only Hint 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.
Ringo Inducted Into the Rock ‘N 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.