40 Years Ago: George Harrison Tries to Collect from Lorne Michaels
George Harrison appeared on 'Saturday Night Live' in 1976 with Paul Simon. In a sketch, he tried to collect the $3,000 Lorne Michaels had offered the Beatles.
25 Years Ago: ‘The Sky Is Crying’ Posthumously Celebrates Stevie Ray Vaughan
After Stevie Ray Vaughan died in a helicopter accident in 1990, his brother Jimmie Vaughan assembled 'The Sky is Crying,' a 1991 collection of studio leftovers.
The Story of John Mellencamp’s Long Battle to Escape ‘Johnny Cougar’
Learn how John Mellencamp became Johnny Cougar, John Cougar, John Cougar Mellencamp and finally John Mellencamp.. again.
How the Who Become the World’s Loudest Band
The Who's show was measured at a whopping 126 decibels. Health experts say significant damage occurs with sustained exposure to anything above 85 dB.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Shoot the ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Cover Photo
At the time, it was one of the most expensive album covers ever created. And in the end, it would become one of the most iconic images in rock 'n' roll history.
The Day Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Bassist Howie Epstein Died
Howie Epstein could do it all -- until his addictions prevented him from doing anything.
David Bowie Albums Ranked
David Bowie is not just rock’s greatest chameleon; he's also one of music’s most imaginative conceptual artists.
Cheap Trick’s First Five Albums – Rock’s Best Hot Streaks
The Rockford, Ill. quartet quickly established themselves in the late '70s as the undisputed titans of power pop.