Husker Du were a band of shifting and ever-growing personalities, influences and styles.
Tom Waits always sounded like he was getting ready for the end of the world, even when he was doing that jazzy beatnik thing in the '70s.
Throughout his long and prolific career, Prince would tirelessly construct certain songs only to abandon them before anyone else ever got to hear them.
Like many bands that came of age during New Wave's peak years, INXS didn't stick around in one place for too long.
Prince entered the '90s bearing little resemblance to the Prince who entered the '80s.
Husker Du made only six albums during their brief career, which lasted less than 10 years.
There are moments in Sonic Youth's catalog where fundamental song structures are nowhere to be found, no matter how hard you look.
'Around the World in a Day' was mostly recorded before 'Purple Rain' made Prince one of the biggest stars in the world.
In a way, Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry are inseparable, even though the band and its singer have taken slightly different career paths over the past four decades.
By 1987, Prince was already an established megastar, one of the world's biggest. He could pretty much do whatever he wanted, so he released 'Sign o' the Times' most unusual song as a single.