Everything You Need To Know About Van Halen’s ‘You Really Got Me’
Van Halen were introduced to the world when their cover of the Kinks' "You Really Got Me" was released as their first single on Jan. 28, 1978.
40 Years Ago: The Kinks Get Deceptively Festive on ‘Father Christmas’
The Kinks' "Father Christmas," which was released as a single on November 25, 1977, is a rather unlikely holiday song.
Dave Davies Is Still Open to New Music With His Brother Ray
Kinks fans have been waiting for years to see whether long-feuding co-founders Dave and Ray Davies can get back in the studio.
Ray Davies Says a Kinks Reunion Will Take a Miracle
Newly knighted Kinks frontman Ray Davies said he’s writing music in the style of the band, but he believes the long-speculated reunion with brother Dave will take place only if a “miracle” occurs.
That Time the Kinks Embraced Country on ‘Muswell Hillbillies’
The Kinks had a rocky romance with the U.S. After the band’s initial burst of fame in the mid-’60s, it was banned from touring in the States for four years, due to “rowdy” performances. In the ensuing years, the group’s…
Dean Ween on ‘Dickey Betts,’ a Kinks Reunion and Creating ‘Original Classic Rock': Exclusi…
Dean Ween talks about paying tribute to Dickey Betts, why the Kinks should get back together, and what he'd do if a bandmate slept with his wife.