Sticking With the Formula: Revisiting Dire Straits’ ‘Communique’
Dire Straits released their second album, 'Communique,' on June 15, 1979.
The History of David Bowie’s Tin Machine
In the late '80s, David Bowie wasn't interested in being a greatest-hits singer. Tin Machine, with Bowie as lead singer, would be the path to his reinvention.
That Time the Beatles Settled a Lawsuit With Pete Best
Pete Best, one of the biggest “I could have been a contender” stories in rock history, won a legal battle against the Beatles in a defamation lawsuit in January 1969.
Jim Morrison’s Arrest History
Jim Morrison’s iconic status in the history of rock is hard to dispute. But what goes along with his role as lead singer and primary lyricist for the Doors is his bad boy image – especially when it comes it his run-ins with the law. Tha...
15 Years Ago: David Bowie Records The First Cyber Song
David Bowie streamed the recording of 'What's Really Happening,' a collaboration with a contest-winner, over the Internet on May 24, 1999.