Iconic author Stephen King celebrates his birthday today (September 21), and out of all of his contributions to pop culture, we’d like to take this opportunity to single out 1986’s Maximum Overdrive, one of his lesser-celebrated films.
Bon Jovi’s New Jersey was released 30 years ago today (September 19), and in its own right, it’s a huge album, but it certainly had a lot to live up to considering it was the follow-up to the monster album Slippery When Wet.
Syd Barrett passed away 12 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.
Aerosmith’s Rocks was released 42 years ago today (May 3), and in its own right, it’s a classic album, but it certainly had a lot to live up to considering it was released a little over a year after Toys in the Attic.
AC/DC's debut album High Voltage was released 42 years ago today (April 30.) The album features some of the band's biggest fan favorites, including "T.N.T." and "It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll)," but those pesky critics at Rolling Stone didn't think too highly of the Aussie's debut effort.
If you’ve been following the Olympics, you know that the Ladies’ Short Program was last night and included some interesting song choices thanks to the new rule that allows skaters to use music with lyrics.