Forgotten First Albums: Rock’s 61 Most Overshadowed Debuts
From David Bowie's overlooked debut to Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana record with Scream.
School of Rock: 25 Rock Musicians With College Degrees
Contrary to popular belief, not all artists are dropouts.
How Metallica Catered to Diehards With Their ‘Fan Can’ Series
Collectors' items combine rare audiovisual footage with exclusive merchandise.
20 Years Ago: The Day Rob Halford Returned to Judas Priest
It was such a logical move that even his replacement had little objection.
Van Halen: Their Last Great, Last Good and First Bad Album
These are the high points and the low ones, too.
10 Declarations of Independence: Rock’s Best First Solo Albums
Just as John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and others lent their signatures to the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, so did these artists proclaim their freedom.
30 Years Ago: Billy Idol’s Ambitious ‘Cyberpunk’ Fails to Connect
There's perhaps small comfort in the knowledge that he was ahead of his time.
Most Disappointing Albums: More Than 100 Times Rock’s Biggest Bands Let Us Down
They aren't always an artist's worst record.