Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
20 Years Ago: Duran Duran Make Music History by Selling ‘Electric Barbarella’ as a Digital…
Duran Duran were pioneers in e-commerce by selling "Electric Barbarella" online. But retailers were not happy.
Prince and Martika Keep the Faith Strong on ‘Love…Thy Will Be Done': 365 Prince Songs In a…
Martika followed up the success of her debut by working with Prince on the Top 10 hit, "Love... Thy Will Be Done."
35 Years Ago: R.E.M. Make a Mysterious Statement with Debut EP ‘Chronic Town’
After the success of their "Radio Free Europe" single, R.E.M. took the next step with the 'Chronic Town' EP.
Low Cut Connie Brings People Together on a Strutting Cover of Prince’s ‘Controversy': Excl…
"We were messing around with that song before he passed, and we all agreed that if you're going to cover a Prince song, you gotta bring your A-game."
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."
10 Awesome Bass Performances by Duran Duran’s John Taylor
The secret to John Taylor's success: Much like Duran Duran, he keeps pushing forward and isn't afraid to take chances.
Semisonic Debuts Two New Songs at Rare Minneapolis Shows
In addition to debuting these tues, Semisonic also performed its entire 1996 debut album, 'The Great Divide.'
When Prince Heard the Beatles’ ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ for the First Time:…
We spoke with Bobby Z. and Dr. Fink of the Revolution about how they turned Prince on to the Beatles.
Chris Cornell’s 10 Best Movie Music Moments
We look at 10 times a movie was improved thanks to the appearance of a Soundgarden or Chris Cornell song on its soundtrack.
Writer’s Block and Unsettled Thoughts Inform Radiohead’s ‘Fitter Happier': The Story Behin…
"Fitter Happier" serves as the manifesto of Radiohead's 'OK Computer,' even if Thom Yorke disavows the lyrics now.