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Lionel Richie can’t slow down, and we’re all the richer for it The tour is called “All the Hits,” but Lionel Richie’s lying. Six …

Bootlegging Jane’s Addiction On a sunny day in 1989 when I was just 14, I heard Jane’s Addiction for the first time. I was …

Who First Whistled Dixie?  Uncivil digs deep into the anthem of the Confederacy, and learn that almost everything we thought we knew about it… …

Jann Wenner, John Lennon, and the Greatest Rolling Stone Cover Ever John Lennon was in a movie theater, crying. The image of Paul, singing …

To understand Kid Rock’s politics, we attempted to go to all six of his shows at Little Caesars Arena Let me be clear: This …

The Making and Unmaking of Iggy Azalea During the summer of 2010, Iggy Azalea lived free of charge in a guest house in Los …

How a Hit Rap Song Happens Now In this, the year hip-hop won the music business, one of its defining hits was released more …

Episode 4: Music, McCarthy and the Sound of Americana How can music — even music without lyrics — be political? We explore that question in episode …

Spinal Tap vs. Hollywood For years, Harry Shearer, one of the creators of the comedy classic This Is Spinal Tap, received royalty checks for …

Thurston Moore: The First Time I Saw Bands at CBGB (in 1976) I graduated from Bethel High School in Connecticut in 1976. The only …