Worst Christmas Songs
For every 'Father Christmas' or 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' that shows up on a best-Christmas-songs list, there's an awful tune or two (or three) to counter it.
How the Beatles Reclaimed Their ‘Get Back’ Sessions on ‘Let It Be … Naked’
In 1969, everybody had a hard year, and everybody had a good time.
The Day the Beatles Put the Finishing Touches on ‘Rubber Soul’
In the annals of rock music's shots heard around the world, the Beatles' 'Rubber Soul' is one of the loudest.
That Time Elton John Tapered His Ambitions on ‘Rock of the Westies’
It’s not his best album of the '70s; it’s not even the best album Elton John released in 1975.
The Day Beatlemania Was Born
When the Beatles took the stage on Oct. 13, 1963, to perform on the variety show Sunday Night at the London Palladium, they were four lads armed with the simple tools of their early classics.
Revisiting the Beach Boys’ Heartfelt Concept Album About Cars, ‘Little Deuce Coupe’
To fully appreciate the Beach Boys' Little Deuce Coupe, you have to accept that it's possible to create a pop record with occasional moments of stunning beauty about the awesomeness of cars.