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The Guide to Getting Into Elton John, Pop's Most Colorful Storyteller

A new biopic called 'Rocketman,' out this week, tells the story of the songwriter himself. Here's the music you need to know going in.
Bonnie Stiernberg
5.31.19
Remembering Things

The Who's 'Tommy' Is 50, So Here Are Nine More Essential Rock Operas

Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, and Co. may have introduced the world to the form, but they were far from the first—or last—to tell stories with bombast.
Bonnie Stiernberg
5.23.19
Remembering Things

20 Years After "No Scrubs," We Look Back at the Song's Best (and Worst) Covers

The TLC track topped the charts two decades ago this week—since then artists of all stripes have offered up their takes.
Bonnie Stiernberg
4.10.19
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The Guide to Getting Into Marvin Gaye's Genius

You may have been conceived to his music. But if "Let's Get It On" is where your knowledge stops, this guide will help you navigate the many facets of Marvin Gaye.
Bonnie Stiernberg
4.4.19
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Van Morrison’s Catalog Is 40 Albums Deep, Here’s Where to Dig In

Diving into the music of one of the world's most iconic artists is a daunting task. Here's a handy guide.
Bonnie Stiernberg
12.19.18
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Queen Proved That Anyone Could Be a Rockstar if They Believed

A guide to getting into one of the most unique bands the world has ever seen.
Bonnie Stiernberg
10.16.18
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White Denim's Steve Terebecki Plays Favorites with the Band's Six Albums

Ahead of the release of the Austin psych-rockers' seventh LP, 'Performance,' the bassist/vocalist looks back on their discography.
Bonnie Stiernberg
8.30.18
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The Guide to Getting into Aretha Franklin

The iconic singer's catalog spans more than half a century. Here's where to start.
Bonnie Stiernberg
8.17.18
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The Guide to Getting into Paul McCartney

If you're old enough to read, you've definitely heard McCartney's music before. There are dozens of potential entry points, but here are the six facets to consider if you've got to get him into your life.
Bonnie Stiernberg
6.28.18
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Julia Kugel Rates The Coathangers' Five Albums

On the release of their new live album, the guitarist looks back at the garage-rock trio's 12-year career, which is definitely not "a joke."
Bonnie Stiernberg
6.14.18