How the Darkness’ Debut Single Nearly Torpedoed Their Career
The ultravulgar "Get Your Hands Off My Woman" landed with a thud in February 2003.
Why One INXS Member Struggled With ‘Devil Inside’
1988 single helped mark a turning point in hot band's career.
How Queen’s ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’ Came Together
Written quickly and inspired by Elvis Presley, the song became the band's first U.S. No. 1.
Revisiting Rock ‘n’ Roll’s First Concert
The Moondog Coronation Ball was held on March 21, 1952 in Cleveland.
The Night Mick Jagger Kicked Off His First Solo Tour
With the future of the Rolling Stones in limbo, Mick Jagger kicked off a solo tour of Japan on March 15, 1988, in support of his second album, 'Primitive Cool.'
The Day Paul McCartney Was Knighted
This wasn't the first time the former Beatles star received high recognition from his homeland.
The Day Led Zeppelin’s John Bonham Died
His passing inadvertently brought an end to one of rock's greatest bands.
Michael Jackson’s Rock ‘n’ Roll History
The pop legend had a history of working with rockers.
The Day Mick Taylor Joined the Rolling Stones
Guitarist's musical contributions often take a backseat to the bigger picture of their story.
How Allman Brothers Band’s ‘Where It All Begins’ Became an Ending
LP boasts a coherent feeling, but change was afoot.
Tom Petty, Eric Clapton and the ‘Guardians’ Stand 1-2-3 on the Album Chart
If rock and roll is dead, Tom Petty and Eric Clapton didn't get the memo -- and neither did the 'Guardians of the Galaxy.' The two iconic artists have respectively claimed the No. 1 and 2 positions on the latest Billboard Album Charts, with the vintage rock-heavy 'Guardians' soundtrack hot on their heels at No...
Jake Hooker, Co-Author of ‘I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ Dies at 61
Jake Hooker, a member of the Arrows and co-author of the anthem 'I Love Rock 'n' Roll,' died at the age of 61.