Who Will Be the Face of Rock — in 300 Years?

“As the timeline moves forward, tangential artists in any field fade from the collective radar, until only one person remains; the significance of that individual is then exaggerated, until the genre and the person become interchangeable.”

An Instrument that Remade Jazz, Rock, Soul and R&B.

What would your favorite songs be without this?

The Unpredictability of Grief (Or Why I Can’t Let Go of My Bowie Bereavement)

What is it about the death of a rock star like David Bowie that affects us so deeply?

Breaking Up With The Band

Johnathan Hales used to play in a band before they kicked him out for being an asshole. He reflects on the failed relationship and what he has learned.

Crowdfunding For Family

Chasing a dream in order to live a passion …

Who Is Your Favorite Rock and Roll Lead Singer?

It’s easy to imagine that Van Halen would have been a lot more stable if Eddie sang as well as he played guitar….

Saying Goodbye to Lou Reed and His Rock and Roll Heart

Tim O’Connor says that Lou Reed provided us with brutal truths, but ugly and beautiful, as well as lifelong lesson about writing.

Lucky are the Children Who Think and Rock for Themselves

John Espinosa Nelson explains why these young men absolutely rock, and in more ways than one.

What Can You Learn From a Rock Star Dad?

Eye Empire lead singer Donald Carpenter on the challenges of balancing work as a rock star with family.

Waitin’ on a Sunny Day

On my PTSD, a Bruce Springsteen concert, and how I have to learn to open up in order to heal.

Food is the New Rock & Roll

Do you want to rebel against the establishment? Do you want to make a statement? Do it with your food.

The Day Mrs. Ryan Broke Up Our Rock and Roll Band

In August, 1976, five kids from Northeast Philly were going to be the heroes who saved Rock and Roll.

Rush and the Limits of Immortality

In 1987, CJ Kaplan saw Rush for the first time. Twenty-five years later, he brought his son along for the ride.

Shock Proof

Rock icon Alice Cooper isn’t as devious as his image would lead you to believe—and he’s OK with you knowing that

Top 10 Most Recognizable Opening Piano Chords of All Time

Jamie Reidy reveals his Top 10 most recognizable Opening Piano/Keyboard Chords in Rock-n-Roll.

Mom Was A Groupie

Mark Ellis talks about the devoted, clinging women he’s sought out his whole life, and how that behavior was modeled for him growing up.