“Some records are just testaments to a particular time and place and what was going on.”
Articles by Ryan Bray
Decades of classic music bundled together in one sheet.
The rock icon’s latest hits and misses, but never stops swinging.
40 years after singing on Britain’s first punk single, the Damned frontman is still looking ahead.
He might be gone, but he left us with everything he had.
Chrissie Hynde joins forces with Dan Auerbach to give her long-running band a makeover.
Three artists reflect on their contributions to the forthcoming Say Yes! tribute album.
The songwriter discusses how he wrote The Wonders’ unforgettable ’60s smash hit.
Two writers weigh in on the emo masterpiece and its older, bluer sibling.
A chronological breakdown of the Boston band who put the “alt” in alternative rock.
A writer reflects on his initial distaste and later appreciation for the controversial album.
On their tenth studio effort, Jake and Jamin Orral get back to weird basics.