Obsessive music fan, specifically Bowie, Heart, Cheap Trick, Roxy Music, etc.
40 Years Ago: Duran Duran Close 1981 With Throwback ‘My Own Way’
Non-album single eventually ended up on 'Rio' in rerecorded and different form.
The Day U2 Had Their First Band Rehearsal
A "musicians wanted" ad at school brought the future rock stars together for the first time.
Guns N’ Roses Revealed Their Cynical Side on ‘Garden of Eden’
Lyrics questioning the state of the world still resonate today.
Underrated R.E.M.: The Most Overlooked Songs From Every LP
They scored plenty of hits over their three-decade career, but there are also many great tracks buried deep in the albums.
Why REO Speedwagon, Iron Maiden Dominated Early MTV: Book Excerpt
A passage from 'Duran Duran's Rio' explains why certain bands were all over the network at first.
Hear 10 Songs Stevie Nicks Left Off Debut Solo LP ‘Bella Donna’
The singer had a bounty of tracks to choose from for her 1981 album.
40 Years Ago: How Duran Duran Found Disco-Pop Bliss With ‘Girls on Film’
Band's third single took them to a whole other level.
15 Years Ago: Def Leppard Honor Their Idols on Covers LP ‘Yeah!’
T. Rex, Mott the Hoople and Roxy Music are among spotlighted artists on 2006 album.
Watch Duran Duran’s New Video, ‘Invisible’
Single marks first taste of new LP, 'Future Past.'
Duran Duran Announce First Album in Six Years, ‘Future Past’
New LP will arrive Oct. 22.
40 Years Ago: Duran Duran Release Second Single, ‘Careless Memories’
Encouraged by the group's record company, follow-up to "Planet Earth" was a modest hit.
5 Reasons Kate Bush Should Be in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame
Her influence spans generations and genres, so why isn't this trailblazer in the HOF?