Musicians and Their Dogs (Photos)

They’re as important as our own children. Or more so. Rock musicians are no exception – some of the biggest names in music history owned canine companions, and were often photographed with them for magazine spreads, in candid photos or just for their private collections. Whether you’re a “dog person” or a “cat person”, there’s… Continue reading Musicians and Their Dogs (Photos)

Rock and Roll Landmarks (In Photographs)

Here are a handful of the most notable and infamous rock & roll landmarks in the history of the genre – whether they’re still standing, bulldozed, burnt to the ground, or maybe even fictional, each has played a big part in the shaping of rock music over the decades. Berwick St, London, UK, artwork for… Continue reading Rock and Roll Landmarks (In Photographs)

Roadie Henry Smith on the Early Days of Led Zeppelin and the John Lennon Tour That Might Have Been

Henry ‘The Horse’ Smith admits that he sometimes gets annoyed with people asking Led Zeppelin questions. After all, the good-natured 64 year old roadie/road manager has a lot more on his decades-old resume than the consensus ‘greatest rock band on the planet’. Let’s face it, Aerosmith and The Yardbirds are not chopped liver. But, more… Continue reading Roadie Henry Smith on the Early Days of Led Zeppelin and the John Lennon Tour That Might Have Been

The Visual Art of 9 Famous Musicians

Is it in their DNA? Possibly a “creative genius” gene that science has yet to discover? Or is it an otherwordly gift – one that is physically untraceable? Perhaps it’s just an excellent work ethic.How best do we explain these iconic songwriter/musicians who seem to have enough talent left over to create masterful work in… Continue reading The Visual Art of 9 Famous Musicians