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.
Extreme Schedule Release of ‘Pornograffiti Live 25′
To help commemorate last year's 25th anniversary of Extreme's Grammy-nominated second album, Pornograffitti, the Boston band will release the Pornograffiti Live 25.
25 Years Ago: Metallica Find the Mainstream With the ‘Enter Sandman’ Video
The Wayne Isham-directed video for "Enter Sandman" premiered on MTV on July 30, 1991.
When Alice Cooper’s Famous Friends Helped Out on ‘Hey Stoopid’
He brought in guests like Nikki Sixx and Ozzy Osbourne to complete an album overseen by Rush's producer.
When AC/DC Made a Stephen King Soundtrack
This marked a reunion with producers George Young and Harry Vanda, who oversaw the band's 1975-78 output.
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.
Scorpions Reissuing ‘Return to Forever’ With Bonus Material
German rockers Scorpions have announced an upcoming reissue of their 2015 album Return to Forever on April 22.
Revisiting Rock ‘n’ Roll’s First Concert
The Moondog Coronation Ball was held on March 21, 1952 in Cleveland.