Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Johnny Van Zant: 'I’m Gonna Stand Behind Our President'
Classic Rockers React To Obama's Re-ElectionSocial media was set ablaze last night with reactions to President Obama's re-election, and no surprise - musicians got in on the celebrating or hating.
Stephen Stills On Obama Vs. Romney: "Blazing Saddles""At least Bush was affable," Stills writes. "I don't care if it's a debate and you're running for office. It's not right to be that rude to the President of the United States, let alone anybody else. Also, you don't get offended when you get corrected."
Obama vs Romney: Which Artists Donated To Their Campaigns?Some artists may not want to publicly announce who they are voting for, but public records don’t lie.
5 Timely Couples Costumes For Halloween 2012If we see one more Raggedy Ann and Andy...
Gene Simmons Calls Obama 'A Piss-Poor President'Simmons, who voted for Obama in 2008, now calls him "a piss-poor president" but "a wonderful family man."
Devo Rips Romney, Praises Blondie, Talks Musical: InterviewDevo will spend this month on the road alongside Blondie, playing "Whip It," "Girl U Want" and other new wave classics to the nostalgic masses. But they also have a brand new song that's likely to make the setlist, one that finds its inspiration in an unlikely place - Mitt Romney's dog.
Ian Hunter On His New Album: Lying Politicians & The Wild WestComing from someone who released an album by the name of "Rant," Ian Hunter's political outspokenness is no surprise.
Rock In Politics: Obama 6, Romney 1We take a close look at which rock artists are siding with President Obama, and who's pulling for Mitt Romney. If it were up to bands, Obama would win in a landslide. Take a peek and see which way your favorites lean politically.
Paul Ryan Likes To Rock: 'My Playlist Starts With AC/DC & Ends With Zeppelin'While chiding GOP running mate Romney for his taste, Wisconsin Rep. Ryan name-checked a few of his own favorites along the way, perhaps looking for a way to connect with potential male voters with these macho bands.
Hall and Oates To Namesake Super PAC: 'I Can't Go For That'Last week came the news that Atlanta-based Hall and Oates fans had started a Super PAC called The Hall and Oates Fans for America Super PAC. It got a bit of attention, mostly for its novel name - so much so that Hall and Oates caught wind of it. And it seems they "can't go for that."
Music At The RNC: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Journey & MoreWho's rocking the Republican National Convention this week? Southern rock, Kid Rock, and basically no women.