The Story of the Beatles’ Early Days at the Cavern Club
The Beatles played their first evening show at the Cavern Club on March 21, 1961.
The Story of Simon and Garfunkel’s Breakthrough, ‘The Sounds of Silence’
Today, their acclaim is universal, but in 1964 Simon & Garfunkel’s debut LP ‘Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.’ flopped. S
How a Beatles LSD Party Inspired ‘She Said She Said’
An acid trip taken by three Beatles at a Beverly Hills party on Aug. 24, 1965 resulted in 'She Said She Said.'
‘It Was Like a Riot': The History of Disco Demolition Night
An anti-disco promotion at Chicago's Comiskey Park turned insane on July 12, 1979.
13 Days as a Beatle: The Sad History of Jimmie Nicol
Jimmie Nicol, a 24-year-old London drummer, stepped in at the height of Beatlemania – then vanished.
The History of ‘Ohio': Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young’s Raw Reminder of the Kent State Mas…
On May 4, 1970, National Guardsmen squared off against anti-war demonstrators on the campus of Ohio’s Kent State University.
Revisiting John Lennon’s First Book, ‘In His Own Write’
By early 1964, the Beatles’ upbeat love songs and clean-cut image endeared them to fans around the world.
Were the Beatles the Catalyst for the Charles Manson Murders?
Mass murderer Charles Manson thought he heard secret messages in the Beatles' 'White Album.'
The Story of the Groundbreaking ‘Easy Rider’ Soundtrack
The movie 'Easy Rider' broke ground for its use of rock music as its soundtrack.
Byrds Legend Roger McGuinn on the Fight to Close a $60,000,000 Royalty Loophole
Roger McGuinn of the Byrds spoke to us about legislation that will help artists get royalties.
John Lennon’s Infamous ‘Lost Weekend’ Revisited
We revisit some of the highlights and lowlights from John Lennon's 18-month separation from Yoko Ono.
Simon & Garfunkel, ‘The Boxer’ – Lyrics Uncovered
By 1968, Simon & Garfunkel had produced a string of folk-rock hits that included ‘The Sound of Silence,’ 'I Am a Rock' and ‘Mrs. Robinson.' But their chart success brought the duo criticism from folk music purists.