In the song "God," Tori Amos makes the point that if there's God, there must also be a Goddess because there are no male-only species.
The 1979 song "Life During Wartime" by Talking Heads deals with how technology could be exploited to take down the framework of society and enable government surveillance.
The song "Knock On Wood" was confusing to UK listeners because the saying there is "Touch Wood."
The music video for "You Are A Tourist" by Death Cab For Cutie was done live on the internet, becoming the first live, scripted, single-take music video recorded that way.
"It Wasn't Me" by Shaggy was based on an Eddie Murphy comedy bit where he would deny everything no matter how badly he was caught.
Joni Mitchell wrote "Woodstock" - the most popular song about the festival - but didn't attend the event because she was booked on The Dick Cavett Show.
A big list of musical marriages and family relations ranging from the simple to the truly dysfunctional.
The '70s gave us Muppets, disco and Van Halen, all which show up in this groovy quiz.
A history of songs dealing with transgender issues, featuring Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Morrissey and Green Day.
How the American gangsta rappers made history by getting banned in the UK.
What happens when Kurt Cobain, Iron Maiden and Johnny Lydon are told to lip-synch? Some hilarious "performances."
The rock revolutionist on songwriting, quitting smoking, and what she thinks of Rush Limbaugh using her song.
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