Weird breaking news from last week: Stephen Colbert will take over David Letterman’s “Late Show” next year. Last night on Letterman, Colbert told the story about trying to get a writing gig with Dave, many, […]
Kurt Cobain, (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was musically influenced by the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith, Queen, KISS and the Pixies. Each of his songs was inspired by an experience, […]
For every rock star who leaves us too early there’s another who defies the laws of time (and gravity). Here are our Top ten oldest living rock stars (as of today).
It’s Valentine’s Day! What better time than to name the Top Ten ’70s Soul Ballads of All Time. Make a mix tape, but use it with care.
The cliché of Valentine’s Day (that rhymed), is that one devours a massive amount of sweets appropriately known as aphrodisiacs. Chocolate covered strawberries may be the most well-known chocolate-dipped indulgence, but here at Jack we […]
This post is for those who dread the idea of Valentine’s Day like some unwanted disease. The people who claim it’s the most bipolar holiday ever created (like me). Maybe you’re one of them: The […]
Eddie Van Halen is one of the greatest and most influential guitarists to ever play a note – and he remains an absolute shredder. Where were you when you heard “Eruption” for the first time? […]
It’s awards season again! The 84th Annual Oscar Nominations have been announced and while some of us will watch for the touching moments, their will be a handful of us just hoping something outrageous will […]
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]R.E.M.[/lastfm] is still broken up and Michael Stipe is still getting older, adding another notch to his tribal birthday belt by turning 52 today. Let’s consider the top 10 R.E.M. songs of all time.
In the world of rock and roll, you know you’ve made it when one of three things happen: 1. You get to press your hands into cement 2. You get paid in advance 3. You […]