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Go Your Own Way: 25 Notable Divorce Albums

Pop music is littered with the shattered remains of relationships. As the stereotype goes: Personal strife often makes for good art. And for many artists,…
Ryan Leas | October 16, 2017 - 1:20 pm

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The Week In Pop: 5 Seconds Of Summer And The Evolution Of Pop-Punk Boy Bands

"She looks so perfect standing there/ In my American Apparel underwear" is the new "I like girls who wear Abercrombie & Fitch." Fifteen years ago,…
Chris DeVille | April 17, 2014 - 4:59 pm

More ABBA stories

Watch Lower Dens Cover ABBA In Brooklyn

Last night, Lower Dens covered songs from ABBA's Gold: Greatest Hits compilation at Rough Trade NYC as a part of Brooklyn's Northside Festival. It looks…
Peter Helman | June 11, 2017 - 1:45 pm

Mamma Mia! Sequel Coming Next Summer

The dancing queens are getting ready to sing again.
Borys Kit / The Hollywood Reporter | May 20, 2017 - 12:17 pm

ABBA To Reunite… As Holograms

'70s Swedish pop greats ABBA were one of the biggest acts of their era, and they've maintained their relevance, through the ridiculously successful musical and…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2016 - 9:50 am

Portishead – “SOS” (Abba Cover) Video

Two months ago, Portishead's darkly minimal cover of ABBA's over-the-top '70s pop hit "SOS" leaked online. Now the track, from the soundtrack to the Tom…
Chris DeVille | June 22, 2016 - 10:45 am

ABBA Performed For The First Time In Decades Last Night

After making a rare public appearance together earlier this year, Swedish pop legends ABBA performed together last night for the first time in 30 years.
Collin Robinson | June 6, 2016 - 10:04 am

Portishead – “SOS” (ABBA Cover)

New Portishead music is a rare and precious commodity, so listen up. The trip-hop legends have chosen an unexpected way to break more than a…
Chris DeVille | April 26, 2016 - 12:39 pm

ABBA Make Rare Joint Appearance At Mamma Mia! Restaurant

The opening of an ABBA-inspired restaurant was enough to bring all four members of the Swedish pop group together for the first time since the…
Grace Birnstengel | January 20, 2016 - 7:58 pm

Frida – “I Know There’s Something Going On (Lindstrøm Remix)”

In 1982, the ABBA member Frida released the towering disco-rock banger "I Know There's Something Going On," with production, and titanic drums, from Phil Collins.
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Ariana Grande – “Break Free (easyFun Remix)”

PC Music has been quiet since the GFOTY controversy a few weeks ago, but they are slowly beginning to break their radio silence. GFOTY started
James Rettig | June 30, 2015 - 11:26 am

Ghost – “I’m A Marionette” (Abba Cover) (Feat. Dave Grohl)

A few months ago, we learned the ridiculously badass news that Dave Grohl would, once again, play drums on a forthcoming Queens Of The Stone…
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2013 - 3:55 pm

Rock Hall Class Of 2010: Stooges, Genesis, ABBA

Inductees at next year's industry back pat (3/5 in NYC) include Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, Hollies, and Jimmy Cliff. Better luck never, KISS. Kidding aside, "Lamb…
Scott Lapatine | December 15, 2009 - 9:37 am

KISS, RHCP, Genesis, LL Cool J Among First Time Rock Hall Nominees

The 2010 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame nominees are here and progressive rock has finally been shown some respect via a nod to Genesis.
Brandon Stosuy | September 23, 2009 - 10:17 am

Scenes From The Set Of The First She & Him Video

So gang, the bad news for you is Death Cab have returned to their day jobs -- but thanks to the band for giving us
Amrit Singh | May 21, 2008 - 9:58 am