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wings

“Back to the Egg”: A Perfect Finale for Paul McCartney & Wings

A quirky album that doubles as a response to the rise of Punk and New Wave.

beach boys Love You

40 Years Later: Appreciating an Unusual Beach Boys Album

What other 1977 album details the singer-songwriter’s feelings for Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show?

genesis touring

Ever Wondered What It Might Be Like to Tour Manage a Band Like Genesis?

The group’s former tour manager on bonding with the band at U.S. landmarks and other cool memories from back in the day.

the band

Top 10 Songs by The Band (After 1969)

The Band kept on making memorable music after they stepped out of Bob Dylan’s shadow. The songs ranged widely: from aching heartache to personal diaries to greasy funk. If you’re unfamiliar, or haven’t listened in a while, it’s time to dive (back) in.

parliament

The Hell With Concept Albums! Parliament Did a Concept Series

Star Child, Dr. Funkenstein, and Sir Nose sure took us on a funky ride in the 1970s.