Bryan Wawzenek is a freelance journalist who writes for Diffuser.fm and Ultimate Classic Rock. He learned more from a three-minute record than he ever learned in school. His mind is racing, as it always will. Don't start him talking, he could talk all night. The sunshine bores the daylights out of him. Don't touch him, he's a real live wire. Most things he worries about never happen anyway. But he's been smiling lately, thinking about the good things to come.
All 245 Who Songs Ranked Worst to Best
Once dubbed “maximum R&B,” the Who later progressed beyond rhythm and blues – but still continued to do everything at a maximum.
Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the News: 40 Songs About Doctors
Between drug habits, stage accidents, unhealthy lifestyles and rehab stints, rock stars might visit the doctor (or “doctor,” in some cases) more than the average person.
The Day Former Beatle Stuart Sutcliffe Died
No one was more shocked than his old art-school buddy and bandmate John Lennon.
When Van Halen Staged a Tense Reunion With David Lee Roth on MTV
Everyone at the 1996 Video Music Awards went crazy when host Dennis Miller brought out the long-estranged bandmates.
The Day Mark David Chapman Pleaded Guilty to Killing John Lennon
Six months after killing John Lennon, Mark David Chapman entered a guilty plea in a New York courtroom.
Revisiting Jimmy Page’s First Gig With the Yardbirds
Jimmy Page had already turned down the Yardbirds … twice.
The Day the Beatles Shot 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 the Beatles Began Recording the White Album
Sessions for their self-titled 1968 project started with 16 takes on John Lennon's "Revolution."
How the Who Changed Rock Forever With ‘Tommy’
Pete Townshend wanted to do something to fully capitalize on the album as a continuous art form.
Revisiting David Bowie’s Last Berlin Trilogy Album, ‘Lodger’
In the years since its release in May 1979, David Bowie's Lodger has often been painted as the weakest installment in the artist's vaunted Berlin Trilogy.
When the Rolling Stones Got Shocked Onstage
Bob Dylan famously "went electric" in 1965, but most of this band actually experienced a shocking accident that same year.
When CBGB Opened in New York City
It wasn’t supposed to be a punk club. You could tell that from the name of the place.