Bryan Wawzenek is a freelance journalist who writes for Diffuser.fm and Ultimate Classic Rock. He learned more from a three-minute record than he ever learned in school. His mind is racing, as it always will. Don't start him talking, he could talk all night. The sunshine bores the daylights out of him. Don't touch him, he's a real live wire. Most things he worries about never happen anyway. But he's been smiling lately, thinking about the good things to come.
When the Cars Balanced Rock, New Wave on ‘Shake It Up’
After the critical and commercial failure 'Panorama,' the Cars bounced back in 1981 with 'Shake it Up,' as well as the hit title track and 'Since You're Gone.'
25 Years Ago: ‘The Sky Is Crying’ Posthumously Celebrates Stevie Ray Vaughan
After Stevie Ray Vaughan died in a helicopter accident in 1990, his brother Jimmie Vaughan assembled 'The Sky is Crying,' a 1991 collection of studio leftovers.
50 Tribute Songs for Dead Musicians
What better way to immortalize your heroes than in a song?
The Day Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Met Again
Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have known each other since they were little kids.
Revisiting Alice Cooper’s Theatrical Second Solo LP, ‘Goes to Hell’
Centuries after Dante and a few years before Jason Vorhees, Alice Cooper made his way through the underworld.
Revisiting Jimmy Page’s First Gig With the Yardbirds
Jimmy Page had already turned down the Yardbirds … twice.
25 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Get a New Bass Player
After almost 30 years as a member of the Rolling Stones, Bill Wyman was done.
Top 10 Rock Songs About Ireland
These tracks delve into everything from Ireland's natural beauty and folk heroes to the struggle for a united country.