The accordion is not the first instrument you think of when it comes to rock music. And yet it shows up in a surprising number of hit songs.
Vassar Clements brought the fiddle into pop music — and stretched both its boundaries and its presence. But his curious life held much more.
Thirty years ago, the Berlin Wall came down. How did Elvis, Elton, Metallica and more help contribute to that massive global event? A fascinating documentary details the role that rock music played.