“Blister in the Sun” Is Really About…
The Violent Femmes left a mark with “Blister In the Sun.” There’s a backstory to this catchy punk-tinged song — and we dig into it.
Best Solo Songs from Band Members
As part of a hugely successful band, it can be hard to step out and do your own solo thing. These artists did it, and did it really well.
Great Songs from ’80s Movies (Not The Usual)
80s movies and great songs went together like big hair and rubber bracelets. Some picks that aren’t the usual suspects.
Cover Songs Better Than the Originals
Some classic songs are better left alone. But then again, a really great cover version can give it a whole new life.
50 Years of Decade-Defining Songs
Every decade has a “feel.” While it wasn’t easy to distill fifty years into a handful of songs, these capture a certain zeitgeist.