The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
When U.K. folk-rockers Mumford & Sons first “broke” in the mainstream a couple of years ago, it felt like their name was on the tip of everyone’s tongue – including a number of famous fans. […]
Over 70 Artists Cover Bob Dylan On “Chimes Of Freedom” To Honor Longtime Human Rights Activists Amnesty International
[pullquote quote="This album is a powerful fusion of the music community's respect for Amnesty's life-affirming work and for Bob Dylan's enduring brilliance" credit="Producers Jeff Ayeroff & Julie Yannatta"]This year marked 50 years of dedicated human […]
I’m fully aware that I’m going to get slammed for this. That for every song on this list, someone will say, “SACRILEGE! THE ORIGINAL IS UNTOUCHABLE!” I give you this knowing that’s going to happen. I also […]
To celebrate [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]‘s 70th birthday today (May 24), we’ve compiled a short list of modern bands covering the folk-rock icon. From bands like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]the White Stripes[/lastfm], to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]the Fleet Foxes[/lastfm], [lastfm […]
Some names just don’t scream “Rock & Roll!” There are many reasons for rock stars to use a stage name. Maybe their real name is lame, tough to spell, hard to pronounce, or they […]