How ZZ Top Got Back to Basics on the Darker, Nastier, Thicker ‘Rhythmeen’
The end result highlighted a grittier sound than ZZ Top had explored in years.
35 Years Ago: ZZ Top Begin Refining Their ’80s Sound on ‘El Loco’
On one level, 'El Loco' was a continuation of ZZ Top's Texas-steeped blues aesthetic. But something else was in play, as a new synth-driven decade dawned.
ZZ Top Grab Some ‘Tush’ on ‘Greatest Hits Live': Exclusive Premiere
Check out an exclusive preview of ZZ Top's 1975 classic from their first-ever official live album, 'Greatest Hits Live'
Updated with Photos: ZZ Top’s Summer Tour to Feature Dusty Hill Switching Between Bass and…
It looks like ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill isn't quite well enough to strap his instrument back on full-time just yet.
Did ZZ Top’s Rhythm Section Really Masquerade as the Zombies?
ZZ Top's Frank Beard and Dusty Hill apparently spent some time in the late '60s performing as part of a knockoff version of the Zombies.