The former Dead Kennedys frontman on the past, present and future of the band, what music makes us "pliant and stupid," and what he learned from Alice Cooper.
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.
How well do you know your protest songs (including the one that went to #1)?
Here is the church, here is the steeple - see if you can identify these lyrics that reference church.
Did Eric Clapton really write "Cocaine" while on cocaine? This question and more in the Clapton edition of Fact or Fiction.
The king of Christian worship music explains talks about writing songs for troubled times.
The title of Florence + the Machine's "How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful" was inspired by the Los Angeles skyline.
Irving Berlin said "God Bless America" was "not a patriotic song, but rather an expression of gratitude."
"Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" is about a guy Jim Croce met in the National Guard, which Jim joined to keep him out of Vietnam. Leroy went AWOL, but got caught when he tried to pick up his paycheck.
"The Long and Winding Road" became The Beatles' last US #1 song on June 13, 1970.
Katy Perry named her fragrance "Killer Queen" after the 1974 Queen song.
"How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You" by Marvin Gaye was inspired by Jackie Gleason's saying, "How Sweet It Is!"