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2015 In Review

Ryan Adams’ Best Non-Taylor Swift Covers Of 2015

Ryan Adams had a big 2014. His self-titled album was his best in almost a decade, and one of the best Tom Petty albums that
Ryan Leas | December 3, 2015 - 11:53 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: The 18 Most Anticipated Pop Albums Of The Fall

We've been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music's biggest names, and it's looking like many of them will finally arrive…
Chris DeVille | September 17, 2015 - 4:06 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Jordin Sparks Makes The Leap

Historically, American Idol has had trouble producing American idols. The pioneering series was a ratings juggernaut and cultural phenomenon, but you can finish rattling off…
Chris DeVille | August 13, 2015 - 4:36 pm

More Bryan Adams stories

Watch Bruce Springsteen Perform With Bryan Adams At Invictus Games Closing Ceremony

Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams helped conclude the third Invictus Games, a week-long Paralympics-style competition for wounded military veterans, at the closing ceremony in Toronto…
Peter Helman | October 1, 2017 - 12:16 pm

Ryan Adams Writes NY Times Essay About His Infamous “Summer Of ’69” Heckler

For the last 15 years, Ryan Adams has endured a routine, cruel joke: audience members at his concerts heckling him to play Bryan Adams' 1984…
Pranav Trewn | February 9, 2017 - 1:15 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: The 18 Most Anticipated Pop Albums Of The Fall

We've been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music's biggest names, and it's looking like many of them will finally arrive…
Chris DeVille | September 17, 2015 - 4:06 pm

Watch Foo Fighters’ Surprise Covers Set At A California County Fair

Last year saw Dave Grohl taking things to another level with his HBO documentary series and the massive, mainstream new Foo Fighters record, Sonic Highways.
Caitlin White | May 13, 2015 - 2:55 pm

Bryan Adams Comments On Ryan Adams’ “Summer Of ’69” Cover

Last week, Ryan Adams took to the stage at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium and played a solo acoustic cover of Bryan Adams' "Summer Of '69." This…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2015 - 7:11 am

Watch Ryan Adams Cover Bryan Adams’ “Summer Of ’69” In Callback To Infamous Heckling Incident

Back in 2003, Ryan Adams was playing Nashville's fabled Ryman Auditorium, and one fan wouldn't stop requesting that he cover Bryan Adams' cheese-rock hit "Summer
Tom Breihan | April 29, 2015 - 2:36 pm

Birthday Boys Ryan Adams And Bryan Adams Are BFFs Now

Ryan Adams and Bryan Adams both share a birthday (which is today -- happy birthday, guys!), and they made their admiration for each other known…
James Rettig | November 5, 2014 - 5:51 pm

Watch Ryan Adams Finally Cover Bryan Adams’ “Run To You”

Ryan Adams covered Bryan Adams to close his show in Santa Barbara last night. Here's why everyone's so excited about it.
Scott Lapatine | October 2, 2014 - 1:17 pm

Lykke, Jarvis, Karen O, Jack White, Brüno Vie For 2010 Oscars

The Academy has selected 63 songs that will contend for Best Song nominations for next year's ceremony, and among them are songs not written by…
Scott Lapatine | December 17, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The Hold Steady Cover Bryan Adams

Craig Finn shared vocals with former Arab Strap guitarist Malcolm Middleton on '80s rock radio staple "Run To You" (along with Led Zeppelin's "Your Time…
Scott Lapatine | May 22, 2009 - 12:45 pm

Video Hangover: Bryan Adams – “Reggae Christmas”

Every week, we dig in the archives for videos that we find noteworthy, memorable, or just unbelievably stupid. And then, Jon McMillan breaks 'em down…
Stereogum | December 11, 2007 - 10:55 am

Ryan Adams Vs. “Summer Of ’69”

Good news. Ryan Adams, who has an excellent Stereogum-approved new album, is dealing with his issues. Remember that whole ordeal about Ryan getting pissed at…
Scott Lapatine | January 19, 2006 - 11:29 pm