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The Cars’ Perfect Debut Album Turns 40 Today: 9 Great Covers

"The debut album that plays like a Greatest Hits album" is an old rock-journo cliché, but sometimes that's what you have to go for --…
Nate Patrin | June 6, 2018 - 2:29 pm

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48 Bands That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What's a legacy to a legend? For some, it's a thing to be actively patrolled: endless tours, obligatory records, the noblesse oblige of the bassist…
Brad Shoup | May 21, 2015 - 11:40 am

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Rock Hall 2018: Howard Stern Inducts Bon Jovi, Lauryn Hill Sings Nina Simone, The Killers Cover Tom Petty, & More

Earlier this year, during an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers, the great stand-up comic John Mulaney had a great bit about how ridiculous…
Peter Helman | April 15, 2018 - 1:31 pm

Brandon Flowers, Mary J. Blige, Brittany Howard Among Rock Hall Induction Presenters

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame is inducting its 2018 class two weekends from now in Cleveland, and although it's kind of a sham,…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2018 - 10:01 am

Aimee Mann – “Drive” (The Cars Cover)

Aimee Mann, fresh off of her Best Folk Album win at the Grammys, stopped by FX last night to appear on Ryan Murphy's The Assassination
Peter Helman | February 9, 2018 - 6:54 pm

Bon Jovi And Moody Blues Among 2018 Rock Hall Inductees, Not Radiohead

Iconic singer Nina Simone and New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi lead the 2018 class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, which includes four…
Mesfin Fekadu / AP | December 13, 2017 - 7:49 am

Radiohead, Kate Bush, Rage Against The Machine Lead Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame 2018 Nominees

Early next year, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame will induct a new class of honorees -- usually about five bands or artists. And…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2017 - 8:52 am

Premiere

Hear The Cars’ Previously Unreleased Studio Version Of “They Won’t See You”

The Cars' Ric Ocasek recently supervised the remastering of the band's albums Candy-O and Panorama, and on Friday, Rhino is rereleasing both LPs in expanded…
Peter Helman | July 27, 2017 - 10:01 am

Pearl Jam, 2Pac, Bad Brains Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

We recently had fun guessing who'd be nominated for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame this year, but now we can put an end…
Chris DeVille | October 18, 2016 - 8:45 am

Car Seat Headrest Expands On Licensing Fiasco, Recall Cost Matador Over $50k

Last Friday, Car Seat Headrest released the digital version of the new LP Teens Of Denial, one of the year's best indie rock records. It…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2016 - 1:08 pm

Britta Phillips – “Drive” (The Cars Cover) Video

Britta Phillips (of Luna) will release a solo album in April, and today she shared the follow-up to its debut single "One Fine Summer Morning."
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 10, 2016 - 5:02 pm

Rock Hall 2016 Nominees Include The Smiths, NIN, N.W.A, Janet Jackson

Someone is getting in this year. The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame have announced the nominations for next year's inductions, and the list has…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2015 - 9:07 am

Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, Ric Ocasek, & More Remix John Malkovich Reading Plato For Bizarre RSD Release

Here's what happens when rich people think whatever they do is interesting and deserves to be shared with the rest of the world: For Record…
James Rettig | September 18, 2015 - 11:26 am

Watch Ty Segall Play A New Song, Cover Neil Young & The Cars Acoustic In NYC

Ty Segall can seemingly transform himself into a righteous glam-rock god at will, but the prolific rocker can do just about anything well, and that…
Peter Helman | June 28, 2015 - 11:06 am

My Morning Jacket Played 3 New Songs And Covered 4 Classics With The War On Drugs’ Frontman At One Big Holiday ’15

My Morning Jacket played their first shows in over a year at this year's One Big Holiday, their own music festival that takes place in…
James Rettig | February 2, 2015 - 11:33 am
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