Phil Everly: Harmony To His Brother’s Melody

The Everly Brothers‘ close harmonies and smooth guitar licks influenced an entire generation of popular musicians. Don Everly’s voice usually handled the melody, but Phil […]

Lou Reed, Beloved Contrarian, Dies

One of rock’s most beloved and contrarian figures has died. Lou Reed epitomized New York City’s artistic underbelly in the 1970s, with his songs about […]

Google Launches A Streaming Music Service

The competition for your ears — and dollars — just got a little tougher. On Wednesday, Google launched a paid music subscription service that will […]

Go-Go Legend Chuck Brown Dies

Chuck Brown, the guitarist and singer most associated with the Washington, D.C.-based genre go-go, died today after a long hospitalization. Brown, a monumental figure in […]