How the Creative Arts Make Me a Better Man (and an Invitation to Share Your Story)

3 ways the arts have changed my life.

I Tried to Evict My Mental Illness, But Now We Are Friends

Mental illness can be defined with just seven words. Be careful, because the words you choose will speak for you.

Bigger Than Jesus: The Gospel Of U2, Leonard Cohen, And Sufjan Stevens

Robert Burke Warren goes deep into his own story to talk about the persistence of God in pop, and how and why non-believers and doubting Thomases still go for it.

Remix Your Life

DJ Daddy 2.0 explains the power of the remix for U2 and you?

Gimme the Beat, Boys, and Free My Soul: A Playlist for Divorced Dads

Many of the best songs are written about break-ups, but do any of them speak to what a divorced father is going through? Ben Railton shares this playlist of six songs that do…

Five Reasons Why I’ve Quit Being Cool

Kozo Hattori finds comfort in being a nerd.

Benedict Cumberbatch Photobombs to the ‘Jaws’ Theme… And It’s Amazing

The ‘Sherlock’ star’s photobomb of legendary band U2 was funny… But it became epic when set to the ‘Jaws’ theme.

The Good Men Playlist: MLK Songs

The great man has been honored many times in song. Here are a few.

Nelson Mandela in Song

No words here, just a musical tribute.

Bono Talks About the Good News on Poverty (Yes, There’s Good News)

Bono says, “What are the blind spots of our age? It might be something as simple as our deep-down refusal to believe that every human life has equal worth”

What Bono Learned as his Father Died

In Blank on Blank, the new video series from Public Radio Exchange, one the world’s biggest rock stars dissects the notion of a dignified death

The Time I (Almost) Defined a Generation

James Greer looks back at his most spectacular failures as Senior Writer at Spin Magazine and marvels at how close he was to giving Generation X its name.

The Gay Dad Project Letters

Your dad is gay, too? How Jared, Erin, and Amie found each other and created a project for families like theirs.

Top 10 Opening Drum Beats of All-time

Jamie Reidy offers his ranking of the Top 10 opening drum beats in rock history.

Top 10 Most Recognizable Opening Bass Lines of All Time

Jamie Reidy reveals his Top 10 most recognizable Opening Bass lines in Rock-n-Roll.

No Service: Eff You, AT&T

Jamie Reidy rants about AT&t’s lack of cell phone service at the Kentucky Derby.