81 Essential Albums That Turn 40 in 2021: Class of 1981
From synths to New Wave, the year's evident musical shifts deeply impacted the future of rock 'n' roll.
Watch Van Halen’s ‘Lost Weekend’ Mini-Documentary
Story of 1984 MTV contest is summed up in less than 15 minutes.
Steven Tyler Returns to the Stage Following Health Scare
Steven Tyler returned to the stage this past Saturday night, mere weeks after a health scare led to the cancellation of a series of Aerosmith shows.
Kid Rock Announces Voter Registration Non-Profit, Says People Are ‘Tired of the Extreme Le…
Kid Rock has released a statement about his Senate run and has also announced the launch of a voter registration non-profit organization.
Footage Surfaces of Nirvana Playing RadioShack in 1988
Imagine passing by a RadioShack after hours and seeing Nirvana playing in the window! It happened, way back in the winter of 1988 and there's footage.
10 Crazy Tales From the New Van Halen Book ‘Runnin’ With the Devil’
The golden age of Van Halen with David Lee Roth at the helm has never really been dished on, unless you count the singer’s own somewhat scattershot 1997 autobiography, Crazy From the Heat.
How Heart Continued Their ’80s Success With ‘Bad Animals’
The strains of being Top 40 hitmakers were beginning to wear on the band.
22 Artists Eligible for 2018 Induction Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
We see who's eligible for the first time to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2018.
How U2 Embraced the Good and Bad of America on ‘The Joshua Tree’
At the height of the style-without-substance '80s, U2 took a look at America and came out with 'The Joshua Tree.'
U2 Plunge Into Darkness on ‘Exit’: The Story Behind Every ‘Joshua Tree’ Song
Bono's lyrics for 'Exit' were inspired by reading books about killers.