The Ups and (Mostly) Downs of the 13th Floor Elevators
Dropping acid was their thing, and deeply influenced their 60s psychedelic sound. Take a ride with the 13th Floor Elevators.
7 Oasis Tracks That Borrowed From Other Songs
One of the biggest bands of the 90s wasn’t above pinching inspiration and riffs from the 60s, 70s and beyond.
“Automatic for the People”: R.E.M Comes of Age
In October 1992, R.E.M released “Automatic for the People,” an album showcasing another level of musicianship and emotional depth.
Hail to the Bricklayer Drummers!
It’s International Drum Month! These ten drummers can always be relied upon to provide a solid foundation for their showier bandmates.
Rickenbacker’s Rock and Roll Legacy
The Rickenbacker guitar got a new lease on life when John Lennon discovered it. Its signature sound has since featured on many rock classics.