Rock Music News
Read Sub Pop Celebrates 25 Years Of Artisanal Music
Watch Waxahatchee: A Lonesome Voice, Raised In Basements
June 23, 2013 – A gigging musician since age 14, Katie Crutchfield has found success in writing from experience.
Watch The Beatles' Defining Moment (Hint: It's Not 'Sgt. Pepper')
June 16, 2013 – Author Colin Fleming says early BBC sessions provide a blueprint for who the band would become.
Watch The Doors' Keyboard Counterpoint Goes Silent
Watch Big Songs, Big Hype (Oh Yeah, They're Women)
Watch 'A Truth Never Told': Remembering Slayer's Jeff Hanneman
May 3, 2013 – The guitarist channeled darkness into the sound of a band that exemplifies pain.
Watch Justin Timberlake And The AC/DC Rule
Read The Rolling Stones And Hyde Park In 1969
Watch Metz: NPR Front Row
Read Mark Lanegan: A Secret Rock Star Still Shines Darkly
April 2, 2013 – Still best known as the singer for grunge-era group Screaming Trees, Mark Lanegan has stayed busy.
Watch Remembering Paul Williams, Founder Of Rock Magazine 'Crawdaddy!'
March 30, 2013 – Paul Williams started the first American rock magazine as a college student in 1966.
Watch Depeche Mode: A Dark And Steady 'Machine' KCRW
Read Lessons From SXSW 2013: Take The Middle Road
Watch Stevie Nicks: 'When We Walk Into The Room, We Have To Float In Like Goddesses'
March 17, 2013 – The Fleetwood Mac singer tells Ann Powers her lessons from a life at the peak of the music industry.
Read The Ale That Men Brew: Iron Maiden Serves Up A Beer
March 13, 2013 – Three decades after giving the world The Number of the Beast, Iron Maiden is set to release a beer.