David Crosby: CSNY’s Secret Weapon
David Crosby was known to be at turns both cranky, sweet, and brutally honest. But his talent held a turbulent CSN&Y together.
Jeff Beck: England’s Most Innovative Guitarist
The loss of Jeff Beck has us — and musicians worldwide — reflecting on Beck’s endless innovations on guitar.
The Faces: The Original Punks
The addition of Rod Stewart helped morph Small Faces Into Faces, one of the most interesting, outrageous bands out of Britain.
“Houses of The Holy”: A Deeper Look
For Led Zeppelin, “Houses of The Holy” was a success. But it marked a turning point for the band members — outside of Jimmy Page.
The One-Hit Wonder File: “Break My Stride”
This infectious 80s hit is a paean to both independence and never giving up. Here’s the backstory on “Break My Stride.”