Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous' Featured Some of His Last Smash HitsA quarter of a century later, we look back on 'Dangerous,' the album that had the unenviable task of following up 'Off the Wall,' 'Thriller' and 'Bad.'
Led Zeppelin's 'Song Remains the Same,' 40 Years LaterWhile most bands saw live albums as a chance to put their greatest hits together, backed by applause, Led Zeppelin took a very different approach.
Prince: Looking Back at 'Diamonds and Pearls' 25 Years LaterIt was the last Prince album that spawned multiple hit singles.
Nirvana's 'Nevermind' at 25: A Millennial's Take on the Era-Defining Album"Discovering Nevermind anytime post-1994, especially in the tumult of your own adolescence, feels a lot like being tossed a rope amid the waves, only to find that the liferaft has already drifted away."
Guns N Roses' 'Use Your Illusion': A Look Back at Izzy Stradlin's ContributionsIzzy Stradlin', who left the band right after the albums, wrote, co-wrote and sang some of the best GNR songs, and it wasn't the same without him.
Pearl Jam: How They Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Their BandThis weekend, they celebrate anniversaries of two very different albums: "Ten" and "No Code."
Not Fade Away: Boston's Self-Titled Debut Turns 40"Boston" is a classic album that's sold 17 million copies. But the song "Rock and Roll Band" is all lies.
Not Fade Away: The Beatles' 'Revolver' Turns 50Our writer, who was born decades after "Revolver," waxes on the importance of one of the Beatles' finest LPs.
Not Fade Away: KISS's Debut Album Turns 40We spoke to the Demon himself about the album that started it all.
Not Fade Away: The Pretenders' 'Learning To Crawl'With only half of the original lineup, the band came back with a classic album.
Not Fade Away: 'Meet The Beatles' Holds Up, 50 Years OnWe take a look at the album that helped the Beatles to take over America.
Not Fade Away: U2 Set Their Sights On America With 'Under A Blood Red Sky'Their June 5, 1983 concert at the Red Rocks amphitheater in Colorado would prove an important step in taking them from their underground roots and their Springsteen-ian ambitions. They filmed the show for a live "home video" (as they were called in those pre-DVD days), Live At Red Rocks; two of the songs from that would also be used for the Under A Blood Red Sky EP (which also included performances recorded in Boston and Germany).