Top 11 Songs Performed By Women

Top 11 Songs Performed By Women

“Men make angry music and it’s called rock and roll; Women include anger in their vocabulary and suddenly they’re angry and militant.” – Ani DiFranco Note: Obviously, selecting 11 songs performed by female songwriters/singers leaves out countless similarly deserving titles — so feel free to leave a comment below with any we omitted that you’d […]

Watch Patti Smith Perform on ‘Fallon’ with Her Children and Questlove of the Roots

Watch Patti Smith Perform on ‘Fallon’ with Her Children and Questlove of the Roots

This Thursday, legendary singer/songwriter/poet/activist Patti Smith will take the stage at Central Park in New York City to play a special concert honoring her late husband, Fred “Sonic” Smith alongside her children, Jackson Smith and Jesse Paris Smith. On Tuesday night, she made an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform her song […]

Where Rock Stars Lived in NYC (Photo Gallery)

Where Rock Stars Lived in NYC (Photo Gallery)

It was good to hear that singer Joni Mitchell is improving after suffering a brain aneurysm on March 31. The singer’s website states that “she is resting comfortably in her own home and she’s getting better each day. A full recovery is expected.” Mitchell, born in Alberta, Canada, is one of many rock stars whose […]

North American David Bowie Landmarks (Photo Essay)

North American David Bowie Landmarks (Photo Essay)

In the Footsteps of the Diamond Dog As the popular exhibit entitled “David Bowie Is” continues to captivate fans around the world, this month we thought we would take a look at 10 notable landmarks that David Bowie touched in America. Starting with his very first concert here and covering some video sites, recording studios […]

Full Flight: A Chat with Chris Hillman of the Byrds

Full Flight: A Chat with Chris Hillman of the Byrds

Talk about starting slow out of the gates and stretching it out for the long run…Dyed in the wool country and bluegrass acolyte, Chris Hillman first made his mark in the ‘60s with The Byrds. A shy lad with a bad-ass Brian Jones styled haircut, he was content to take a back seat in the […]