Forty years after Henry Thomas recorded “Bull Doze Blues,” Canned Heat duplicated the vocal, the chords and the pan-pipe solo for “Going Up The Country.”
Famous for his pop hits, Greg Kihn’s musical influences range from folk to psychedelic to punk. Deep down, the clean-cut MTV darling was actually a hippie.
Frontman Eric Burdon reflects on The Animals’ early days, why he’s kept singing despite lung disease and what he thinks of his influence on other musicians.
Members of KISS, Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe all cite Sweet as an influence. Guitarist Andy Scott explains why the 1970s glam-rockers’ music holds up.
By Doug Koztoski WASHINGTON, D.C. — Fifty years after the Beatles’ first concert in the United States, tribute band Beatlemania Now paid homage to the Fab Four with a re-enactment of the historic event at Uline Arena. Even the weather …
Rapper, activist, radio host and Rock And Roll Hall of Fame member Chuck D will serve as Record Store Day’s 2014 Ambassador.
Tickets go on sale starting Jan. 31, 2014, for the Bee Gees’ veteran’s shows, which also will feature his eldest son, Stephen, and his niece, Samantha Gibb.
The activist and folk singer lived long enough to see some of his dreams — including the Obama election and cleanup of the Hudson River — become reality.
The Doors, The Boss, The King and The Killer all put their stamp on ‘Good Rockin’ Tonight.’ And they all owe a debt to Roy Brown, the R&B artist who wrote and recorded the rock and roll classic way back in 1947.
Tom Jones has piled up dozens of chart hits and countless pairs of panties hurled onstage by lovestruck female fans since the 1960s. (Fittingly, his star on the Walk of Fame is in front of a lingerie store). But don’t let the Welsh crooner’s now-gray hair fool you: His voice is as fierce as ever.