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17 Essential Songs In 7/4

There's a reason why all those Ramones songs start with "1-2-3-4!" -- and also a reason why Captain Beefheart raged against the "big mama heartbeat."
Christopher R. Weingarten | March 8, 2019 - 12:49 pm

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R.I.P. John Wetton

NPR reports that Asia frontman John Wetton has died. Wetton, a longtime fixture in UK rock circles, played in a great many bands -- King…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2017 - 9:57 am

R.I.P. Greg Lake

Greg Lake -- the British musician who stood as one of the leading lights of the progressive rock movement and who played key roles in…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2016 - 9:40 am

Famous Album Cover Art Imagined From A Different Perspective

Have you ever wondered what famous album covers might look like from a different perspective? A user on Flickr by the name of Harvezt has…
Miles Bowe | April 8, 2014 - 4:24 pm

New Fumes & The Flaming Lips – “Moonchild” (King Crimson Cover)

For a while now, the Flaming Lips have been kicking around the idea of recording a full-length tribute to King Crimson's 1969 prog-rock classic In
Tom Breihan | September 13, 2012 - 11:40 am

Grinderman – “Super Heathen Child” (Feat. Robert Fripp)

When I posted Grinderman's "Heathen Child" I mentioned that -- in addition to the album version -- there's a "Super" rendition of the song featuring…
Brandon Stosuy | August 16, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Grinderman – “Heathen Child”

"Heathen Child" is the sweaty fourth single from Grinderman's forthcoming sophomore album, Grinderman 2. In addition to this bluesy thumb-sucking album version, you'll find a…
Brandon Stosuy | July 26, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Kanye West – “Power”

Kanye's been doing his Good Ass Job for a bit down on The Island -- it was originally announced as the follow-up to Graduation, until…
Amrit Singh | May 28, 2010 - 8:56 am