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  • Here is a list of the most important guitar players in the history of rock. These are the guitarists who inspired millions to pick up the instrument and make their own marks in the music world. Every great guitarist had their own influential hero, and chances are it was one of these players.

    The Most Important Guitar Players in Rock History

    The Most Important Guitar Players in Rock History

    by Guitar Gopher4

  • The four members of KISS took a massive gamble when they all released solo albums on the same day in September 1978. Instead of platinum success, it was the beginning of the end for the original band.

    KISS: The 1978 Solo Albums Fiasco

    KISS: The 1978 Solo Albums Fiasco

    by Keith Abt17

  • In the 80s punk started to move in different directions. Hardcore, Psychobilly and more! Here is a list of the 10 best punk albums of the 80s.

    10 Best Punk Albums of the 80s

    10 Best Punk Albums of the 80s

    by CJ Baker3

  • There is something enjoyable for everyone on this one, whether you are more a fan of Anthony Green's sweet and genuine love songs, his more playful pop songs, or his darker explorations into love and relationships.

    Anthony Green: 'Would You Still Be in Love' Review

    Anthony Green: 'Would You Still Be in Love' Review

    by Jack Teters0

  • Here lies my all-time favorite bands of the moment. I am constantly finding new bands to listen to, and can always post a new Hub when something good comes along!

    Grunge and Punk Music Are Not Dead

    Grunge and Punk Music Are Not Dead

    by Joe Reid0

  • Elvis burst on the scene in the 1950s with much controversy. His dark black hair, vocal style, and shake and wiggle were patterned after black entertainers, like Ukelele Ike.

    How Did Elvis Get His Shake and Wiggle?

    How Did Elvis Get His Shake and Wiggle?

    by Robert Odell Jr4

  • Rock 'n' roll has long been dominated by men, especially hard rock and heavy metal, but over the last couple of decades, women have taken a bigger and bigger role in the music scene. Here we take a look at the powerful and lovely ladies of rock 'n' roll.

    25 Hottest and Most Powerful Blond Women of Rock 'n' Roll

    25 Hottest and Most Powerful Blond Women of Rock 'n' Roll

    by SpiderBytes23

  • Buffalo Springfield made a splash on the music scene but lasted only for two years

    Buffalo Springfield

    Buffalo Springfield

    by Gypsy Rose Lee8

  • Check out 7 of the best rock guitar albums. These are the essential masterpieces that changed music and influenced millions of guitarists.

    7 Essential Rock Guitar Albums

    7 Essential Rock Guitar Albums

    by Guitar Gopher4

  • The great Peter Frampton has given us lots of memorable music, and most of it was played on a Gibson Les Paul. His most famous one was a gift. It was lost, but now it has been found again. Here's the rest of the story.

    Peter Frampton and the Gibson Les Paul

    Peter Frampton and the Gibson Les Paul

    by Wesman Todd Shaw2

  • Jeff Buckley is probably most well-known for his cover of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah." But he also has an entire discography of equally stellar songs. Here's 10 of Jeff Buckley's best songs.

    The Best Jeff Buckley Songs You've Never Heard Of

    The Best Jeff Buckley Songs You've Never Heard Of

    by Brittany Brown-Doherty1

  • The debut album by prog-rock "Supergroup" Asia was an instant success in 1982. The band featured members of Yes, King Crimson, the Buggles, and ELP.

    Retro Rock Review: "Asia" (1982)

    Retro Rock Review: "Asia" (1982)

    by Keith Abt3

  • KISS' 1981 concept album "Music From The Elder" bombed when it was first released, but developed a cult following over time. A rabid KISS fanboy will attempt to defend this still controversial album.

    KISS "Music From 'The Elder'" Review (1981)

    KISS "Music From 'The Elder'" Review (1981)

    by Keith Abt31

  • There was something really magical happening with music in the 60s and early 70s. Psychedelic Rock music gave voice to the dreams of an idealistic, if unrealistic generation.

    Ten Great Psychedelic Rock Albums

    Ten Great Psychedelic Rock Albums

    by Sherry Hewins10

  • "Hallelujah" was the first song I heard by the late Jeff Buckley and everything still stands still for me in that moment back in 2002. I remember sitting in my friend's basement bedroom, completely confused about who I wanted to be and...

    An Interpretation of Leonard Cohen's

    An Interpretation of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah"

    by kristycutsforth32

  • One of my passions is music, past and present. During the years as a middle school and high school teacher, my favorite topics would be about music history and rock music was very fun to teach.

    The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll

    The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll

    by Reginald Thomas0

  • Nirvana is the name of one of the most famous and influential rock bands of the 20th Century. The band is famous for its grunge and punk sound, heavy drums, interesting riffs and poetic lyrics. The band consisted of Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl and Krist...

    Top 10 Best Nirvana Songs

    Top 10 Best Nirvana Songs

    by HumanPerception24

  • A long time Dokken fan presents a brief history of the band and examines their extensive catalog of hard rock classics.

    A Brief History of Dokken

    A Brief History of Dokken

    by Keith Abt23

  • Singing karaoke isn't only for the Beyoncé and Demi Lovato songs. Rock songs get hips swaying too. Here are 100 rock songs to put your vocal chords to work!

    The 100 Best Rock Songs to Sing at Karaoke

    The 100 Best Rock Songs to Sing at Karaoke

    by Sarah Carson0

  • A brief history and some fanboy perspective on the Ramones, aka the greatest rock band ever to set foot on God's green earth.

    I Still Wanna Be a Ramone!

    I Still Wanna Be a Ramone!

    by Keith Abt29

  • Portland, Oregon based new wave duo, Camp Crush, are set to release a new EP on May 18th, 2018. Find out what dance moves they are good at, among other things, in this chat with vocalist Jen Deale.

    An Interview With Jen Deale of Camp Crush

    An Interview With Jen Deale of Camp Crush

    by Justin W Price0

  • While the raucous sound of Jimi Hendrix's lead guitar playing is still celebrated, the deeper ballads of Hendrix serve to tell the whole story of Jimi.

    5 Best Soft Jimi Hendrix Songs

    5 Best Soft Jimi Hendrix Songs

    by The Write Life1

  • The late '60s witnessed a musical explosion of music that people still listen to today. As a result of the fierce competition, many excellent performers never received wide recognition.

    10 Bands from the Late '60s That Almost Made It

    10 Bands from the Late '60s That Almost Made It

    by Harry Nielsen0

  • I have gathered my favorite rock ballads from the '80s and '90s in this list of videos. Listen, enjoy, and pick up some trivia about rock power ballads!

    Top 100 Rock Ballads of the '80s and '90s

    Top 100 Rock Ballads of the '80s and '90s

    by dannydeu29

  • This article suggests a list of the 10 Best California Rock Bands of All Time. Each band must have started its career in California and be known primarily as a rock and roll band.

    10 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    10 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    by Kelley Marks10

  • KISS has an extensive catalog, so there are a lot of great songs that don't get a lot of attention. Here are 20 songs that don't get the love they deserve.

    20 Best Kiss Songs You Don't Hear Often

    20 Best Kiss Songs You Don't Hear Often

    by Gracchus Gruad0

  • Kix's third album, Midnite Dynamite, was released in 1985 and is still considered to be their finest work, but success would continue to elude them for a few more years. The hard working Maryland band is still on the road to this day!

    Forgotten Hard Rock Albums: Kix, "Midnite Dynamite" (1985)

    Forgotten Hard Rock Albums: Kix, "Midnite Dynamite" (1985)

    by Keith Abt18

  • Third Day is a great Christian rock band. Cari Jean lists her favorite Third Day songs which includes Thief, King of Glory, Creed, My Hope is You, I Need a Miracle, and more.

    My Ten Favorite Third Day Songs

    My Ten Favorite Third Day Songs

    by Cari Jean30

  • 15 of the very best Scottish Punk Rock bands. Raw, vicious and even chart superstars with uncompromising lyrics, loud music and hard-core principles from the Caledonian crews of rasping guitar.

    15 of the Very Best Scottish Punk Rock Bands

    15 of the Very Best Scottish Punk Rock Bands

    by Shinkicker4

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