Lou Reed entered the '70s as a solo artist after a celebrated career as the leader of the influential Velvet Underground.
The Smiths lasted only five years, but their influence is immeasurable.
Few bands were as innovative, restless and influential as Talking Heads.
My Bloody Valentine had set the stage for their groundbreaking album Loveless in the year and a half leading up to its release.
Matthew Sweet had been kicking around for almost a decade before he finally got his break with 1991's 'Girlfriend.'
Lydia Loveless is stuck somewhere between bratty adolescence and world-weary cynic.
Following up their relatively mainstream 1992 album, 'Wish,' Robert Smith and the Cure returned in 1996 with an eclectic but uneven batch of sonic experiments.
After a week of teasing, teasing and more teasing, the Foo Fighters have finally revealed details of their upcoming eighth album.
Back in 1998, when the Smashing Pumpkins were recording songs for their fourth album, 'Adore,' they ended up with a bunch of leftovers.