After Covering Beach Boys, Avenged Sevenfold Have Now Tackled the Rolling Stones’ ‘As Tears Go By’ – Listen

After Covering Beach Boys, Avenged Sevenfold Have Now Tackled the Rolling Stones’ ‘As Tears Go By’ – Listen

A few weeks ago, hard rock/metal band Avenged Sevenfold caught folks by surprise with their cover of the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows,” part of their series of covers released in conjunction with their latest studio album, The Stage. Well, they’ve now set their sights on the Rolling Stones, premiering a cover of the Stones’ […]

Top 11 Songs With Advice You Ought to Take

Top 11 Songs With Advice You Ought to Take

“Never tell your problems to anyone … 20% don’t care and the other 80% are glad you have them.” – Lou Holtz “Walk This Way” by Aerosmith and Run-D.M.C. When hip hop group Run-D.M.C. had a 1986 crossover hit with a cover of Aerosmith‘s “Walk This Way,” it marked hip hop’s entry into mainstream pop […]

New from Mick Jagger: Hear Two New Politically-Charged Solo Songs, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get A Grip’

New from Mick Jagger: Hear Two New Politically-Charged Solo Songs, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get A Grip’

Surprise! Mick Jagger just premiered a pair of solo singles inspired by the current political climate in England. According to the NME, Jagger recorded “England Lost” and “Gotta Get a Grip” back in April and wanted to release them as quickly as possible — hence today’s surprise-release. As quoted by the NME, Jagger says the […]

Top 11 Songs About Moms

Top 11 Songs About Moms

 A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after. – Peter De Vries “Your Mama Don’t Dance” by Loggins and Messina and Poison Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina scored their biggest hit with 1972’s “Your Mama Don’t Dance.” The song looks back at a time when parents railed against […]

On the Road, ‘Alone’ with Chrissie Hynde and the Pretenders

On the Road, ‘Alone’ with Chrissie Hynde and the Pretenders

“I adore her,” Chrissie Hynde says of fellow rock legend Stevie Nicks, on whose current tour Hynde’s band the Pretenders are filling the supporting slot. “Stevie’s shows are great, and she’s a darling. She’s got an incredible voice, and it’s a good audience.” While the Pretenders have been fitting in the odd headlining show while […]