An Unexpected Remake of a Classic Simon & Garfunkel Hit

Disturbed’s vocals and spine-tingling instrumentals will leave you wanting more.

How Pop Was Born In West Africa

If you love blues, classic rock, jazz, or modern pop, you owe a debt to West African stringed instruments. Here’s why.

OnTronik & We Bang Drop “Silence”

New music from the System of a Down co-founder

100 Years of Rock in Less Than a Minute

How many of these do you know? See how 100 years of music stack up and listen to them all. Grab your headphones and start clicking.

Thunderstruck: Part 4

What does it mean to be thunderstruck? Jason Kapcala defends his improbable, impractical love.

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.

33 Albums You Should Listen to Before You Die

Music you don’t have on your iPod … yet. Steve Jaeger’s got bold taste in movies, and albums, too.

Video: The Heavy Asks, ‘What Makes a Good Man?’

The Heavy – ‘What Makes A Good Man?’ (Official Video) from Ninja Tune on Vimeo. In their new single, UK rock band The Heavy asks, “What Makes a Good Man?” Visit their website for a chance to win a free download, too.  

Waterloo Sunset’s Fine: An Insight into Male Solitude

One of the main symptoms people with depression describe isn’t upset, but detachment.

Rock With A Cause: Young Men Trying To Make Change

The four young men of the band Outernational want to start an activist revolution with Rock music.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Dad

CJ Kaplan’s attempt to share his love of heavy metal music with his six-year-old daughter is thwarted by Miley Cyrus.

Study of the Day: Your Dance Floor Persona

Researchers have already identified the telltale signs of a bad dancer. Now a team at the University of Jyvaskyla in Finland has found that the way you dance can be a strong indicator of your personality.