Ryan Reed is a freelance music/culture writer/editor. He also contributes to Rolling Stone, Relix Magazine, Revolver, Pitchfork, and other publications.
Rock’s Best Summer Soundtrack Songs
When blockbuster films meet blockbuster songs — from 'Eye of the Tiger' to 'The Lion King'
When Prince Made Wesley Snipes Pay Full Price for Tickets
The actor tried to charm his way into free tickets for a 2002 show, but the Purple One didn't budge.
How the Beatles, Stones, Hendrix and Others Influenced Prince
Exclusive excerpt from 'Prince FAQ' also details how Carlos Santana, Parliament/Funkadelic, Joni Mitchell and Sly and the Family Stone inspired the shape-shifting musician.
Rush Salute Neil Peart and DJs With New ‘Spirit of Radio’ Video
Animated clip promotes 40th-anniversary reissue of 1980 LP 'Permanent Waves'
How Queen Embraced the Synthesizer on ‘Play the Game’
The band experimented with an Oberheim OB-X synth on the opening song from 1980's 'The Game.'
Which Songs Did Pink Floyd Play the Most in Concert?
The list features plenty of 'Dark Side,' some early staples and more 'A Momentary Lapse of Reason' than you might expect.
Doobie Brothers Postpone 2020 Tour With Michael McDonald
Coronavirus pandemic has shelved their 50th-anniversary trek, their first with former frontman since 1996.
Brian May Says Nerve Pain ‘Paralyzed My Brain’
Queen guitarist revealed how recent injury has affected his daily life.
Watch Journey’s New Six-Piece Lineup Perform ‘Don’t Stop Believin”
Bassist Randy Jackson, drummer Narada Michael Walden and keyboardist Jason Derlatka helped play 1981 hit during benefit event.
Which Songs Did Rush Play Most in Concert?
Most of the prog-rock band's Top 25 come from their sweet spot of 1975 to 1984.