Rock Music

Steely Dan Sunday: The Five Best Steely Dan Guitar Solos

Steely Dan Sunday: The Five Best Steely Dan Guitar Solos

Steely Dan fanatics John Lawler, Preston Frazier and S. Victor Aaron select their fave five guitar solos from the band is synonymous with iconic guitar solos.

Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page were an embarrassment of riches for the Yardbirds: ‘There wasn’t very much space’

Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page were an embarrassment of riches for the Yardbirds: ‘There wasn’t very much space’

Everything would change when the Yardbirds tenures of Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page overlapped in 1966.

One Track Mind: Stevie Nicks, “Twisted” from 24 Karat Gold (2014)

One Track Mind: Stevie Nicks, “Twisted” from 24 Karat Gold (2014)

’24 Karat Gold’ gives Stevie Nicks a chance to finally get it right with “Twisted.”

Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems (2014)

Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems (2014)

He remains a mystery, as misunderstood as his most famous song, as purposeful in his third act as he is utterly aware of the creeping shadows all around.

Marty Walsh – The Total Plan (2014)

Marty Walsh – The Total Plan (2014)

Guitarist Marty Walsh shows he has the total package on a new album called ‘The Total Plan.’

Phil Collins on returning to the drums, reunion with Genesis: ‘I don’t miss it, no’

Phil Collins on returning to the drums, reunion with Genesis: ‘I don’t miss it, no’

Phil Collins has been slowing moving back into the spotlight lately, though it’s been as a vocalist rather than a drummer.

One Track Mind: The Who, “Be Lucky” from Who Hits 50 (2014)

One Track Mind: The Who, “Be Lucky” from Who Hits 50 (2014)

A new song from the Who? We should be so lucky, right?

The Beatles – Abbey Road (1969): On Second Thought

The Beatles – Abbey Road (1969): On Second Thought

Simultaneously the Beatles at their best, and the sound of a band disintegrating.

Random Shuffle: Peter Cetera, the Beatles, J Mascis and a pile of bootlegs

Random Shuffle: Peter Cetera, the Beatles, J Mascis and a pile of bootlegs

Mat Brewster shares thoughts and memories as random music goes by.

Rested, ready Christine McVie reunites with Fleetwood Mac: ‘This is crazy; I’m going back to work’

Rested, ready Christine McVie reunites with Fleetwood Mac: ‘This is crazy; I’m going back to work’

Christine McVie is back after a 16-year retirement. What was she thinking?