Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
Prince Gifts the Bangles a Hit with ‘Manic Monday': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
The Bangles had their first major hit in 1986 with "Manic Monday," a song Prince gifted to them.
Matthew Lineham, Creator of the ‘A Very New Wave Christmas’ Ornament Series, on His Festiv…
Meet Matthew Lineham, the artist and music fan behind the clever and inspired 'A Very New Wave Christmas' ornaments.
When Chris Farley Interviewed Paul McCartney on ‘Saturday Night Live’
He also performed three songs during the episode, including the Beatles' "Hey Jude."
When David Bowie and Bing Crosby Rang in the Holidays
"Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy" remains one of the most absurd (but charming) TV duets of all time.
When the Kinks Got Deceptively Festive on ‘Father Christmas’
The Kinks' "Father Christmas," which was released as a single on November 25, 1977, is a rather unlikely holiday song.
How Bon Jovi Restarted Their Career With ‘Keep the Faith’
This album signaled a new era for the Jersey rockers.
20 Years Ago: Duran Duran Enter the Electronic(a) Age with ‘Medazzaland’
Duran Duran's career was in a strange place upon the October 14, 1997, release of 'Medazzaland.'
Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks: A History of Their Friendship and Musical Collaborations
A look back at the musical collaborations between long-time pals Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks.
20 Years Ago: Duran Duran Make Music History by Selling ‘Electric Barbarella’ as a Digital…
Duran Duran were pioneers in e-commerce by selling "Electric Barbarella" online. But retailers were not happy.
In Defense Of: Rod Stewart’s ‘Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?’
During the '70s, plenty of classic rockers dabbled in disco, but few disco detours were as popular (or as maligned) as Rod Stewart's "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?"