Radiohead's "Paraonid Android" was written after a confrontation in a Los Angeles bar with an irate woman.
"Centerfield" was the first song enshrined in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame.
Elvis Presley' first #1 on any chart was "I Forgot To Remember To Forget." It arrived at the top of the country tally on February 25, 1956 and stayed there for two weeks.
The movie The Breakfast Club opens with a passage from David Bowie's "Changes" ("And these children that you spit on...")
The song "Grease," sung by Frankie Valli in the 1978 movie, was written by Barry Gibb of The Bee Gees.
Keith Richards did some studio alchemy on "Street Fighting Man," which is all acoustic except the bass.
Known in America for the hit "If You Leave," OMD is a huge influence on modern electronic music.
Lori's songs have been recorded by Faith Hill and Sara Evans. She's performed on the CMAs and on Oprah. She also has five kids.
A talk with Martin Popoff about his latest book on Rush and how he assessed the thousands of albums he reviewed.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
The guy who brought us "Stacy's Mom" also wrote the Jane Lynch Emmy song and Stephen Colbert's Christmas songs.
When he was asked to write a song for the Singles soundtrack, Mark thought the Seattle grunge scene was already overblown, so that's what he wrote about.
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