Hozier recorded his vocals for "Take Me To Church" in his attic at 3 a.m. one January morning in 2013
Bob Seger got inspired to write "Night Moves" after watching the movie American Graffiti, which showed young people growing up in his "neck of the woods."
"Paper Planes" was inspired by M.I.A.'s hassles trying to get a visa to enter America.
The "Highway To Hell" is the Canning Highway in Australia, which seems to go on forever, at least according to AC/DC.
The "Don't Stop Believin'" lyric was inspired by Sunset Boulevard, making it perfect for the Rock of Ages musical.
MTV wanted Weezer to record a version of their song "Hash Pipe" as "Half Pipe" to appeal to the skateboarding crowd. The band refused, and MTV listed the song as "H*** Pipe."
The longtime BS&T frontman tells the "Spinning Wheel" story, including the line he got from Joni Mitchell.
Dwarfs on stage with an oversize Stonehenge set? Dabbling in Satanism? Find out which Spinal Tap-moments were true for Black Sabbath.
Some album art was at least "inspired" by others. A look at some very similar covers.
Untangling the events that led to the "Stairway To Heaven" lawsuit.
The drummer and one of the primary songwriters in Grand Funk talks rock stardom and Todd Rundgren.
On Glen's résumé: hit songwriter, Facebook dominator, and member of Styx.
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