As American As Swedish Raggare
American rockabilly exploded in Europe — especially Sweden. The impact filtered into their culture in unexpected ways.
“Seven Nation Army” As Jock Jam
The memorable riff of “Seven Nation Army” makes it a perfect anthem for sports fans. And it all started with a soccer match.
The Greatest Rock Star You (Probably) Never Knew
“Sacre bleu!” He was called “the French Elvis” but Johnny Hallyday never quite got the global “amour” he deserved.
The Enduring Genius of “Genius Of Love”
It was a side project, but Tom Tom Club’s “Genius Of Love” has lasted longer than anyone expected. Here are a few reasons why.
The Eternal Delight of “Rapper’s Delight”
Admit it — when you hear the opening notes, you can’t help but move to the bang bang boogie. A look at an iconic, influential track.