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Still in love with rock-and-roll

'I don't feel like rock-and-roll, if you look at it commercially, is in a great spot right now," says the Hold Steady's Craig Finn. "I don't think 20-year-olds in college dorms are cranking rock all the time. So in some ways, to go out there and make …

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Made in Philly rock acts feel the heat

FOR SURE, having a fresh and striking vision is the first step to stardom in rock and roll. But it's also important to have a nurturing atmosphere: family and friends who support, fellow musicians and well-placed industry bigs who believe. Two apt …

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Q&A: Gene Simmons of Kiss

A: The idea of Run-D.M.C. and other rap acts inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is the height of ridiculousness. If Kiss was inducted into the Rap Hall of Fame, people would say, “Man, that's crazy.” Exactly. Kiss ain't hip-hop. and Run-D.M.C …

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PF Kluge, Walt Whitman, and Eddie and the Cruisers | OUPblog

In so doing, the filmmaker altered the literary inspiration that in Kluge gives the musician a model for imagining rock 'n' roll as an art form instead of mere entertainment. The change is decisive to how differently each version of Eddie depicts the …

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Amanhã, uma retumbante noite de rock no Harmonia Clube!

Os fãs do rock and roll terão neste sábado uma oportunidade inédita em Umuarama: numa mesma noite poderão assistir ao vivo dois grandes nomes do cenário nacional. Trata-se de duas atrações no mesmo palco numa mesma festa. E o autor dessa …

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Einfach, ehrlich und direkt

Petty war zunächst der ungestüme Rock'n'Roll-Poet (mit Hits wie "Anything That's Rock'n'Roll" und "American Girl"), wurde aber bald dank seiner romantischen, von Freiheitsliebe und der Jagd nach dem "American Dream" getriebenen Songs zum Synonym …

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