Dreams: Imagining Van Halen’s ‘5150’ With David Lee Roth
Let's make some educated guesses based on history and artistic trajectories – and a little bit of wishful thinking.
35 Years Ago: John Hughes’ ‘Pretty in Pink’ Explores Teen Romance
Every character in the writer's most mature teen romance has something in common: Nobody is getting the love they want, need and think they deserve.
Underrated Led Zeppelin: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
Some of the band's most ambitious, interesting songs are deep cuts and lesser-known tracks.
40 Years Ago: Tom Selleck Defines ’80s Cool with ‘Magnum, P.I.’
After failing with other TV projects, this detective role finally made him a star.
Angus Young: Eddie Van Halen Had a ‘Very Tight Bond’ With Malcolm
The AC/DC guitarist remembered the friendship between his brother and Eddie Van Halen.
Top 20 Fall Songs: Harvest Moons, Dead Leaves and November Rain
These tracks tend to have a few touchstones: nostalgia, longing, acoustic-guitar picking and a deep melancholy just below the surface.
Almost Eagles: 10 Great Songs From Their Extended Musical Family
These tracks would have fit in perfectly on any of the band's albums.
Robert Plant Moves Forward With the Past: Concert Review
The singer played the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail, Colo. We were there.
Why Led Zeppelin’s Post-‘Live Aid’ Reunion Attempt Didn’t Fly
Many considered their comeback at Philadelphia's JFK Stadium a disaster, including Robert Plant.
David Bowie’s Death: One Year Later
On Jan. 8, 2016, David Bowie released Blackstar. On Jan. 10, 2016, David Bowie died.
5 Reasons the Cars Should Be in the Hall of Fame
We offer several good reasons why the Cars belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.