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Awesome Cover Songs – II

In part 2 we look at other genres covering country legend Hank Williams. His songs timeless and relevant and still inspire countless artists to this day.

Awesome Cover Songs – I

The greatest covers of all time in this multiple piece series. We explain why we chose the covers song and then give you a side by side comparison to the original.

Female Drummers

Chicks with Sticks: Awesome Female Drummers

We take a look at some groundbreaking female drummers.who have helped put music on the charts.and kept the beat for some great bands (music, music history)

Chuck Berry

13 Black Artists that Inspired Rock: Chuck Berry

< Fats Domino   /   Bo Diddley > Born on October 18, 1926, son of a deacon father and a school-teacher mother, Chuck Berry grew up in a hard-working middle-class household. His mother, a skilled piano player, passes on her love of music to her son, but soon he moves away...

Robert Johnson

13 Black Artist Who Inspired Rock: Robert Johnson

< Fishbone   /  Fats Domino > Robert Johnson and the Devil It’s midnight; two lonely dirt roads cross near the Dockery Plantation in rural Mississippi. It’s there that a young man with a guitar waits. He wants to strike a deal, his soul for great talent. The Faustian legend goes...


13 Black Artist Who Inspired Rock: Fishbone

< Vernon Reid   /   Robert Johnson > Grab a bag, add ska, punk, rock, funk, reggae, metal, hip-hop, country, social commentary, humor, mohawks, dreds, and unlimited energy, now shake it up. When well-mixed, pour it on a stage and you have arguably the best live band ever. You have Fishbone...

Verbib Reid

13 Black Artist Who Inspired Rock: Vernon Reid

< Run-DMC   /   Fishbone >   Vernon Reid may not be a household name, but if you love music, he should be. After years of struggling to find the right lineup, while attempting to break through the racial barrier of hard rock (a time before social media) he finally convinces...

Old School

Top Ten Most Relevant Old School Rap Songs

Next > Old School The definition of Old School Rap is debatable. Most descriptions put Old School as being from the mid-70s until the mid-90s. To me, anything after the early 90s is not Old School. It is merely old. That leads me to a question, what are the most...