Since when has rock ‘n’ roll ever played it safe? And why is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominating artists outside rock ‘n’ roll?
There’s no doubt that the Kansas guitarist influenced a generation of up-and-coming guitar players. So, which albums changed Rich Williams’ life?
David Letterman announced that he is starting a record label. The late-night talk-show host’s company, Worldwide Pants, has formed Clear Entertainment/C.E. Music
If the very nature of being progressive is to be innovative and always moving forward, then Detroit area rockers Tiles certainly adhere to and embrace that philosophy.
In case you were wondering, here’s what Goldmine writer Martin Popoff and his voting army came up with as the greatest non-metal guitar solos of all time (Can you guess which two Martin snuck in there? Here’s a clue: ZZ T_p and F_ank Za_pa).
As the wild-eyed, flute-toting frontman for Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson has always been … well, a little different.
by Michael Popke — If you frequent online progressive-rock communities, you’ve no doubt seen the question “What is prog?” posted countless times. …
by Peter Lindblad — Not surprisingly, Ian Anderson, the charismatic leader of British progressive-rock folkies Jethro Tull, has eclectic tastes in music.
Ian Anderson is known to rock fans worldwide as the demonstrative flutist and singer of Jethro Tull. Although Tull’s music is frequently lumped into the hard rock, and even heavy metal, genre, Anderson is most comfortable performing music in an acoustic vein.