Red Hot Chili Peppers: A Look Back at 'Blood Sugar Sex Magik' 25 Years LaterWith "Give It Away," "Under the Bridge" and "Breaking the Girl," it brought the club act to the arena level, where they've stayed for a quarter century.
Guns N Roses' 'Use Your Illusion': A Look Back at Izzy Stradlin's ContributionsIzzy Stradlin', who left the band right after the albums, wrote, co-wrote and sang some of the best GNR songs, and it wasn't the same without him.
Pearl Jam: How They Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Their BandThis weekend, they celebrate anniversaries of two very different albums: "Ten" and "No Code."
Not Fade Away: Boston's Self-Titled Debut Turns 40"Boston" is a classic album that's sold 17 million copies. But the song "Rock and Roll Band" is all lies.
Sublime's Self-Titled Album Turns 20: The Album That Almost Wasn'tOver the course of several interviews we discovered that "Doin' Time" almost never came to be, that producer David Kahne almost quit, and that the album almost never saw the light of day.
Not Fade Away: KISS's Debut Album Turns 40We spoke to the Demon himself about the album that started it all.
Not Fade Away: The Pretenders' 'Learning To Crawl'With only half of the original lineup, the band came back with a classic album.
Not Fade Away: 'Meet The Beatles' Holds Up, 50 Years OnWe take a look at the album that helped the Beatles to take over America.
Not Fade Away: Revisiting 'Sabbath Bloody Sabbath' & the Riff that Saved Black SabbathIn Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of great albums as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we look back at Black Sabbath's fifth album, 1973's 'Sabbath Bloody Sabbath.'
Not Fade Away: U2 Set Their Sights On America With 'Under A Blood Red Sky'Their June 5, 1983 concert at the Red Rocks amphitheater in Colorado would prove an important step in taking them from their underground roots and their Springsteen-ian ambitions. They filmed the show for a live "home video" (as they were called in those pre-DVD days), Live At Red Rocks; two of the songs from that would also be used for the Under A Blood Red Sky EP (which also included performances recorded in Boston and Germany).
Not Fade Away: Billy Idol’s ‘Rebel Yell,’ 30 Years After MTV Brought It to the MassesFor a full year, Idol was omnipresent on the still-young television network. The heavy rotation of his videos helped fuel the success of 'Rebel Yell,' his 1983 album that spent 70 weeks on the Billboard chart, peaking at No. 6 and selling more than two million copies in the U.S. alone.
Not Fade Away: John Mellencamp Reclaims His Name (And Creative Control) With 'Uh-Huh'In which the former 'Johnny Cougar' loses the record label interference and gains his real last name…and a new fan in Matthew McConaughey. Mellencamp's longtime guitarist Mike Wanchic tells the story behind the album.