40 Years Ago: Pat Benatar Breaks Through With ‘Heartbreaker’
A producer change and the arrival of a key collaborator helped launch the singer's first hit song.
How ZZ Top Survived the ’80s
After having established a dedicated following with a five-album run that kicked off with their 1971 debut, ZZ Top entered the '80s with no idea that their fortunes would turn in a big way.
Summer 2016’s 30 Biggest Rock Tours
The summer 2016 concert season promises to bring some of rock's biggest acts to your hometown.
Stephen Stills’ Band the Rides Announce Tour
In advance of the release of their second album, Pierced Arrow, on May 6, the Rides -- an all-star band consisting of Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg -- have announced a tour.
Revisiting Rock ‘n’ Roll’s First Concert
The Moondog Coronation Ball was held on March 21, 1952 in Cleveland.
That Time Mick Jagger Kicked Off His First Solo Tour
With the future of the Rolling Stones in limbo, Mick Jagger kicked off a solo tour of Japan on March 15, 1988, in support of his second album, 'Primitive Cool.'
The Day Paul McCartney Was Knighted
This wasn't the first time the former Beatles star received high recognition from his homeland.
That Time Aerosmith Remade ‘Walk This Way’ With Run-D.M.C.
When Aerosmith and Run-D.M.C. joined forces in March 1986 to collaborate on "Walk This Way," they couldn't have been at further points in their respective careers.
Meet the Artists Who Refused Their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductions
How Axl Rose, Johnny Rotten and Ozzy Osbourne all turned down their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame invitations.
Gene Simmons’ Daughter Sophie Mocks the ‘Thigh Gap’ Obsession
Sophie Tweed-Simmons is no longer concerned with having her body defined by society's expectations.