Bryan Wawzenek is a freelance journalist who writes for Diffuser.fm and Ultimate Classic Rock. He learned more from a three-minute record than he ever learned in school. His mind is racing, as it always will. Don't start him talking, he could talk all night. The sunshine bores the daylights out of him. Don't touch him, he's a real live wire. Most things he worries about never happen anyway. But he's been smiling lately, thinking about the good things to come.
50 Years Ago: John Lennon Meets Yoko Ono
There are few figures more controversial in rock history than Yoko Ono.
5 Reasons Steppenwolf Should Be in the Hall of Fame
Despite decades of inductions, it’s not getting any easier to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
When Aerosmith Rocked the Delay-Plagued United We Stand Benefit
Aerosmith was an offbeat choice for 2001's more pop-oriented 'United We Stand' show to benefit 9/11 victims.
25 Years Ago: The Beatles’ Apple Corps Reaches a New Settlement with Apple Computer
A decades-long series of lawsuits between the Beatles and Steve Jobs over the Apple brand took another turn in October 1991.
Bach and Roll: 28 Best Rock/Classical Crossovers
Chuck Berry's "Roll Over Beethoven" framed the yawning early distance between rock and classical. But things quickly changed.
40 Years Ago: Producer Lou Adler Is Kidnapped and Held for Ransom
Lou Adler got one hell of a wake-up call on Sept. 1, 1976.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Cause Controversy With ‘Yesterday … and Today’
The Beatles delivered one of the most controversial album covers of all time with the 'Butcher' version of 'Yesterday... and Today,' released on June 20, 1966.
The Day Pink Floyd Played Their Final Concert With Roger Waters
Roger Waters played his last complete concert with Pink Floyd more than four years before he officially parted ways.
How the Who Become the World’s Loudest Band
The Who's show was measured at a whopping 126 decibels. Health experts say significant damage occurs with sustained exposure to anything above 85 dB.
Top 10 Rock Songs About Ireland
Over the years, classic rockers have sung about everything from Ireland's natural beauty and wonderful cities to Irish folk heroes and the struggles for a united country.