For veteran rock artists who’d made their mark in the 70s, the transition to the MTV-ruled 80s presented some challenges.
Meandering lyrics, drug-induced hazes, the pressure to play “pop star” — just a few things that can saddle a great band after a hit album.
In honor of Michael Jackson’s birthday today, a look at some of the most generation-defining albums of the 80s (his included).
Yes has made inventive music for decades. Drummer Alan White talks to us about their new album, plus playing with Lennon, Harrison and more.