Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
35 Years Ago: Ministry Release Disavowed Debut, ‘With Sympathy’
On May 10, 1983, Ministry released their debut LP, 'With Sympathy,' a dark New Wave album that band leader Al Jourgensen later completely disowned.
How Rick Astley and Foo Fighters Played ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’
How did '80s pop star Rick Astley end up performing his No. 1 hit "Never Gonna Give You Up" onstage with Foo Fighters anyway?
Why Cyndi Lauper Deserves to Be in the WWE Hall of Fame
Cyndi Lauper has had a long and decorated history with the WWF and, later, the WWE. So why isn't the '80s pop icon in the WWE Hall of Fame?
10 Years Ago: R.E.M. Careens Into the Future With ‘Accelerate’
On April 1, 2008, R.E.M. released their fourteenth studio album, 'Accelerate.'
Prince Gifts the Bangles a Hit with ‘Manic Monday': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
The Bangles had their first major hit in 1986 with "Manic Monday," a song Prince gifted to them.
Matthew Lineham, Creator of the ‘A Very New Wave Christmas’ Ornament Series, on His Festiv…
Meet Matthew Lineham, the artist and music fan behind the clever and inspired 'A Very New Wave Christmas' ornaments.
The Stereophonics’ Kelly Jones Discusses His Band’s ‘Mixtape’-Like New Album: Exclusive In…
We spoke with Kelly Jones of Stereophonics about their new album, 'Scream Above the Sounds,' and their 20-year career.
20 Years Ago: Duran Duran Enter the Electronic(a) Age with ‘Medazzaland’
Duran Duran's career was in a strange place upon the October 14, 1997, release of 'Medazzaland.'
We Boiled Green Day’s ‘Uno,’ ‘Dos’ + ‘Tre’ Down to a Single Album
Green Day released three separate albums in 2012. We edited their 37 songs into a single 14-song, 45-minute blast of genius.
30 Years Ago: Squeeze Find Unexpected U.S. Success with ‘Babylon and On’
Squeeze found unexpected chart success with their 1987 album 'Babylon And On,' thanks to a buoyant single that illuminated their pop chops and clever lyrics.