One of the great "we're all going down" songs is "Ship Of Fools" by World Party, written when Margaret Thatcher was in power in England.
A perfume called Wonderstruck was named after a line in Taylor Swift's song "Enchanted": "I'm wonderstruck, blushing all the way home."
"We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" by Taylor Swift earned an entry in the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of Records for the fastest-selling digital single. It reached the #1 spot on iTunes just 50 minutes after its release.
"Zoot Suit Riot" isn't just a Cherry Poppin' Daddies song - they were real riots in Los Angeles in 1943 that inspired the lyrics.
Part of the "Cruel to Be Kind" video was shot during Nick Lowe and Carlene Carter's wedding.
The '60s hit "Then He Kissed Me" covered by The Beach Boys as "Then I Kissed Her."
The trail runs from flying saucer songs in the '50s, through Bowie, blink-182 and Katy Perry.
When you have a song called "Fire," it's tempting to set one - these guys did.
The men of Sparks on their album Hippopotamus, and how Morrissey handled it when they suggested he lighten up.
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.
What's the deal with "Summer of '69"? Bryan explains what the song is really about, and shares more of his songwriting insights.
Franti tells the story behind his hit "Say Hey (I Love You)" and explains why yoga is an integral part of his lifestyle and his Soulshine tour.
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