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Prince Invites 30,000 Friends to the World’s Funkiest Soundcheck: 365 Prince Songs in a Ye…
It can be tough to get your sound levels right in the opening moments of a festival show. Luckily, Prince had just the right song for the occasion.
‘American Valhalla’ Co-Director Captures Iggy Pop and Josh Homme’s Collaboration: ‘All The…
'American Valhalla' director Andreas Neumann explains how a one-day photo shoot evolved into a year-long journey documenting Iggy Pop and Joshua Homme's 'Post Pop Depression.'
Prince Buries a True Treasure With ‘Beginning Endlessly': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
"Beginning Endlessly" was buried on a Prince album that wasn't even released in the United States. You should really track it down.
‘Days of Wild’ Heralds a Prince Renaissance: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince was always very clear that his 1993 name change wasn't an attempt to escape his record contract, but rather an opportunity for creative rebirth.
Prince’s ‘The Dance Electric’ Highlights His Competitive Brotherhood with Andre Cymone: 36…
Andre Cymone and his family welcomed Prince into their home at a young age. But like many brothers, their relationship could get quite competitive.
Of Course Prince Wrote a Song Called ‘Wonderful Ass': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Although he was quite capable of dazzling lyrical innuendo, with 'Wonderful Ass' Prince clearly decided to throw any sense of subtlety out the window.
Lukas Nelson Looks Forward to Mountain Jam 2017, Reveals What He Learned From Neil Young
Five years after making a strong first impression during their Mountain Jam debut, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real are back for more.
Prince Fulfills Guitar Fanatic Fantasies with ‘The Undertaker': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince summoned the rhythm section from his New Power Generation band in the early hours of June 14, 1993 for what became an impromptu power-trio record.
10 Years Ago: Queens of the Stone Age Throws Out the Rule Book With ‘Era Vulgaris’
Josh Homme threw out his own rule book and significantly opened up Queens of the Stone Age's sound with 2007's 'Era Vulgaris.'
Coldplay, Liam Gallagher Team Up on Oasis’ ‘Live Forever’ at One Love Manchester
Coldplay performed one Oasis classic with Liam Gallagher, and sang another to Ariana Grande at the One Love Manchester benefit concert.
Prince Unknowingly Says Farewell With the Joyous ‘Big City': 365 Prince Songs In a Year
The closing track of Prince's final album is filled with so much energy that it's just impossible to believe 'Big City' turned out to be his last song.
Foo Fighters’ New ‘Run’ Single and Video Stages a Nursing Home Riot
The Foo Fighters have surprise-released a storming new song entitled "Run," which comes complete with another of their trademark high-concept video clips.