Music History

Music History

Watch this Essential Hip Hop Documentary Narrated by Liev Schreiber

This 1995 PBS documentary is a comprehensive history of rap's origins, including interviews with Run DMC, the Beastie Boys, Rick Rubin, and more

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Music History

Before the Beastie Boys’ Debut LP, There Was ‘MCA and Burzootie’

Listen to a rare gem from the late, great, Adam Yauch

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Music History

Biggie Once Attributed the Suicidal Despair of ‘Ready to Die’ to Smoking Weed

"All that 'Suicidal Thoughts' shit... That was the weed talkin', man."

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Music History

This Ozzy Osbourne Tale is the Wildest Rock and Roll Story of All Time

Read an absolutely mental Ozzy Osbourne story from Mötley Crüe's 'The Dirt'

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Music History

Ozzy Osbourne’s Top Five Tour Pranks

Fun tricks to play on your bandmates!

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Music History

Listen to the 1957 Egyptian Song that Landed Jay Z a ‘Big Pimpin’ Lawsuit

The copyright lawsuit was dismissed in 2015

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Music History, Television

Punk Icon Richard Hell Reviewed ‘Vinyl,’ Calling it “Mediocre” and “Inaccurate”

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Music History

This 1993 Guns N’ Roses Album Cover Includes a Message Encrypted in the Zodiac Killer’s Code

Weirdest GN'R trivia ever.

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In Memoriam, Music History

Beck on Bowie: He Was a Bridge from the Era of the Crooner to the Rock Frontman

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Music History

Here’s the Story Behind a Classic Slick Rick Album Cover

Photographer Glen E. Friedman shared the tale on Instagram

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