Syd Barrett passed away 11 years ago today (July 7), and besides being Pink Floyd’s founding guitarist/frontman, one of his other biggest contributions to the band’s history is serving as the inspiration to “Shine On You Crazy Diamond,” an epic and favorite among fans the world over.
"I am the Great White Buffalo and I play an American-made Gibson guitar that can blow your head clean off at 100 paces." Whatever that means, Ted Nugent. Now to the world's most valuable guitars and other Great White guitar-playing Buffalos. Here's a top five:
Blondie co-founder Chris Stein celebrates his birthday today (January 5), who along with Debbie Harry are one of rock’s best known (former) couples. Whether they made it last or romantically went their separate ways, here’s some of our favorite rock couples ever.
Today marks the 36th anniversary of John Lennon’s death. Before the Internet and social media, the news didn’t travel as fast as it does today. However, many Americans found out about Lennon’s tragic death the same way: From Howard Cosell on Monday Night Football.
Let’s be honest: Who doesn’t pick up a little gift for themselves when crossing people off their holiday shopping list? If you’re looking to add a cool shirt to your wardrobe, check out what’s going on at John Lennon’s official web store.