Allison Rapp is a New York City-based music and culture journalist. Her work has appeared in Brooklyn Magazine, City Limits and more. She tweets at @allisonrapp22
‘Spinal Tap II’ Planned for Movie’s 40th Anniversary
Sequel to 1984 classic will include original cast members and hopefully amps that go to 11.
Odd Couples: How Eddie Van Halen Reworked a Michael Jackson Song
Legendary guitarist once instinctively rearranged a song written by the King of Pop — and it turned out to be a hit.
Rolling Stones’ ‘Exile on Main St.': A Track-by-Track Guide
Diving deeply into one of rock's greatest albums.
Elvis Costello Performs Final Show of Bob Dylan Center Opening
Set list included two Dylan covers, plus the story of the Costello's first meeting with the legendary singer-songwriter.
Patti Smith Performs at Night Two of Bob Dylan Center Opening
"He's every-f---ing-where," punk icon said of her longtime friend.
Ann Wilson Says ‘Retirement Is Nowhere in My Comprehension’
Heart singer is releasing her third solo album — with no plans to slow down anytime soon.
Tom Petty’s Heartbreakers: Where Are They Now?
Surviving members continue to forge new paths.
Dolly Parton Contemplating Collaboration With the Rolling Stones
Newly named Hall of Fame inductee reveals some thoughts about rock LP.
Watch New Trailer for Upcoming ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Biopic
'Weird: The Al Yankovic Story' will premiere on the Roku Channel this fall.
Black Crowes Revisit Their Roots With ‘1972’ EP: Interview
Chris and Rich Robinson record "love letter" to one of the most celebrated years in music.
Final Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Fan Vote Winners Revealed
Fans have had the chance to vote for their favorite nominees since February. Now, the results are in.
Paul McCartney Gets Back to Live Performing: Set List, Video
Former Beatles star returns to the road for first time in more than two years.
Ozzy Osbourne Tests Positive for COVID-19, Wife Sharon Reveals
Legendary singer has experienced a string of recent health issues.
B-52’s Announce Farewell Tour
Band will stop in 11 North American cities starting this summer, but more dates are expected to be added.
Stevie Nicks Announces New Solo Headlining Dates
Fleetwood Mac singer is slated to appear at various amphitheaters across the U.S.
What Prince Really Thought of Foo Fighters
Late legend's former assistant sheds new light on his real opinion of Dave Grohl's band.