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Lost & Found: The Clash Live on Fridays
As far as band slogans go, the Clash had to have the best one ever.
Lost & Found: Remember When Pink Floyd Were Crazy Psychedelic?
That weird-looking guy with the crazy hair started Pink Floyd before losing his mind on Quaaludes and LSD.
Lost & Found: New Order Were Pretty Casual on the BBC
Is Bernard Sumner wearing boxers, or are those just very small, thin shorts?
Lost & Found: Some Kids From Athens Called R.E.M. Play ‘Letterman’ in 1983
While fans of guitar pop may be split on R.E.M.'s later work, there's no denying the energy and charisma these fellows had when they first blipped on the music radar in the early '80s.
David Bowie, Actor: A Complete Look at His Film and TV Career
David Bowie had nearly as many on-screen personas as he did musical ones. That added another dimension to a career that can’t be defined solely by albums and songs.
The Day Def Leppard’s Steve Clark Died
Def Leppard's huge mainstream success with 'Pyromania' was in no small part due to the talents of Steve Clark.
One Crew Member Killed, Another Reportedly Injured in Paris Concert Attack
One Eagles of Death Metal crew member has reportedly been killed, and another injured during the tragic attack during the band's concert in Paris tonight.
11 Years Ago: Zach Braff Makes a Perfect Mixtape With the Soundtrack to ‘Garden State’
You gotta hear this soundtrack. It'll change your life.
26 Years Ago: Nirvana Play Their First New York City Show at the Pyramid Club
Man, we sure do love us some Nirvana. And it's no wonder -- they played a massive role in changing the face of rock music in a relatively short amount of time.
8 Years Ago: Smashing Pumpkins Release Their ‘Comeback’ Album, ‘Zeitgeist’
If you can move past the baggage that comes from a comeback album without half the original members, Smashing Pumpkins' 'Zeitgeist' holds up surprisingly well.