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The Songsmiths of NYC’s Sixth Borough

Roger Street Friedman, Emily Duff, and Sport Murphy are all the real deal.

What Happened When The Beatles Did Covers? Beautiful Things!

From Chuck Berry to Carl Perkins to The Marvelettes, John, Paul, George and Ringo put their own spin on quite a few standards.

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In Celebration of Prince’s Multiple Personalities

To mark the one-year anniversary of his passing, a look at Prince’s musical identities, from rock guitarist to jazz piano man.

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The 5 Best Rock Songs About Jesus

Depeche Mode and The Velvet Underground find the spirit.

Chuck Berry Tinted Public Domain

5 Classic Songs That Owe Their Very Existence to Chuck Berry

When Chuck Berry left us at the age of 90 on Mar. 18, 2017, the rock ‘n’ roll pioneer left behind an enormous treasure trove of tunes that changed the world. Without the likes of “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Johnny B. Goode,” and “Rock and Roll