A long time ago in a city called “Los Angeles” a form of hard rock was born. Hair Metal was the product of many bands listening to too much Van Halen, mixed in with the New York Dolls, Thin Lizzy and T. Rex.
As the Mad Men generation started to lose its grip on reality, their contribution Saturday morning kids shows got totally weird.
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Really, everything you need to know on the subject of love and heartache can be taught by listening to Dylan.
From Springsteen to The Kinks, Elvis Costello is not above tipping his fedora to other artists.
Like fellow folkies Dawes, Mumford & Sons seems to be one of the most predominant new acts to be name-checked by rock’s royalty. Let’s take a look at which other musical icons have endorsed Marcus Mumford and his mates.
There’s no rule that songwriters must write about themselves or even people they know. In fact, fictional character as song protagonist is a common trick. While the list is virtually endless, here are five of the most memorable fictional characters immortalized in music.
To quote the legendary James Brown, “give the drummer some!” Or in the case of this list ranking the richest beat-keepers in the world, give the drummers a whole lot, as in a fortune.