Starting in Virginia City, Nevada and rippling out to the Haight-Ashbury, LSD reshaped popular music.
In this talk from the '80s, the Kansas frontman talks turning to God and writing "Dust In The Wind."
Here's what happens when an opening act is really out of place with the headliner, like when Beastie Boys opened for Madonna.
The man who ran Nirvana's first label gets beyond the sensationalism (drugs, Courtney) to discuss their musical and cultural triumphs in the years before Nevermind.
When she released her first album in 1988, Tanita became a UK singing sensation at age 19. She talks about her darkly sensual voice and quirky songwriting style.
The good doctor shares some candid insights on recording with Phil Spector and The Black Keys.
"Brad Paisley's "River Bank" was inspired by his childhood growing up 500 yards from the Ohio River.
Michael McDonald co-wrote the Van Halen song "I'll Wait."
The TV show One Tree Hill got it's name from a song of the same name on U2's Joshua Tree album.
The line, "Gotta keep 'em separated" in "Come Out And Play" by The Offspring came to lead singer Dexter Holland when he was a medical student and needed to keep bacteria samples away from each other.
Devo got the idea for their "Whip It" video from an article about a guy who owned a dude ranch and charged people to watch him remove his wife's clothes with a bullwhip.
Steve Perry wrote "Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'" with the opening lyrics, "You make me weep, I wanna die," after seeing his girlfriend kissing another man.