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.
10 Years Ago: Neil Young Finally Releases Solo Acoustic ‘Live at Massey Hall’
Neil Young's 'Live at Massey Hall,' featuring a long-sought-after unplugged performance, had remained shelved for 36 years.
How the Beatles’ ‘Penny Lane’ and ‘Strawberry Fields Forever’ Videos Changed Everything
Before this, the Beatles had suddenly gone quiet: No music, no movies, no concerts, no nothing.
Rock Stars Who Have Been Knighted
Only a select few musicians have been named a Knight of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II – and then there was the one who turned her down.
20 Years Ago: Pat Boone Gets ‘In a Metal Mood’
The thing was, Pat Boone was serious.
Mick Jagger: Movie Star? Exploring the Rolling Stones Singer’s Film Career
Mick Jagger knows it’s only a movie role, but he likes it.
Attack on the Bataclan Theater in Paris: Looking Back
Remembering the sadness, controversy and charity that followed a Nov. 13, 2015 attack on Paris' Bataclan.
When Neil Young and Crazy Horse Got Noisy on ‘Arc-Weld’
In 1991, Neil Young joined Crazy Horse for an intense tour, depicted on 'Arc-Weld,' which contained two concert discs and one with a metallic noise collage.
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.
The Story of the Rolling Stones’ Big, Bright American ‘Tattoo You’ Tour
The Rolling Stones' '81 tour found the band evolving. Gone were the dark days of ’70s, replaced by the bright colors and arena spectacle of the ’80s.
35 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Releases ‘Shot of Love’
Shot of Love is widely considered the last installment of Dylan’s “born-again” trilogy, yet the 1981 album found him already transitioning out of his religious phase.