Gangsters in Music: From Doo-Wop to Hip-Hop
From the earliest days of rock n roll, a lot of the most popular artists were made, um, “offers they couldn’t refuse.”
Rock and Roll’s Steadiest Couples
The rock lifestyle famously kills relationships. But from Ozzy to Alice to Pat Benatar, these rock stars have made theirs work for years.
Last New Orleans Man Standing: “Frogman” Henry
He was among the names who turned New Orleans into a hub for early rock n’ roll. He didn’t have many hits, but they sure were memorable ones.
“Surprise, Surprise” for John Lennon
A new documentary examines the 18 months that John Lennon spent with May Pang. One Lennon song describes it in particularly joyous fashion.
Trini Lopez: The Most Important Man In Rock ‘n Roll?
His blend of Mexican music and rockabilly — plus his refusal to hide his background — made Trini Lopez a pioneer in more ways than one.