Ryan Reed is a freelance music/culture writer/editor. He also contributes to Rolling Stone, Relix Magazine, Revolver, Pitchfork, and other publications.
Bruce Springsteen Talks ‘Complex’ Themes of ‘Born in the U.S.A.’
"Our protagonist ... has been betrayed by his nation and yet still feels deeply connected to the country that he grew up in," songwriter tells Barack Obama in podcast clip.
Yaphet Kotto, Mr. Big in Bond’s ‘Live and Let Die,’ Dead at 81
Actor also appeared in 'The Thomas Crown Affair' and Ridley Scott's 'Alien.'
Tina Turner Recalls Path to Rock Stardom in New HBO Doc Trailer
Tina Turner details her struggles and successes in the new trailer for "Tina," an upcoming HBO documentary on the singer.
How Paul McCartney Wrote Solo for the Beatles’ ‘All My Loving’
Bassist envisioned 1963 'With the Beatles' cut as a "little country and western song."
Bruce Springsteen Suggests He’ll Move to Australia if Trump Wins
"If by some happenstance he should be [re-elected]," the rocker says, "I'll see you on the next plane."
‘Caddyshack’ Unites Bill Murray and Chevy Chase After ‘SNL’ Fight
Co-stars Chevy Chase and Bill Murray share only one scene, a heavily improvised take that helped squash a longstanding beef dating back to their famous fight at Saturday Night Live.
45 Years Ago: Owen Quinn Parachutes Off World Trade Center
On July 22, 1975, Bronx native Owen J. Quinn became the first person to parachute off one of the word's most iconic — and massive — towers.
The Beatles Are Rock’s Only Million-Selling Act So Far This Year
Queen, Imagine Dragons, Fleetwood Mac and Metallica round out Nielsen's top five from 2020's first half.
Benny Mardones, ‘Into the Night’ Singer, Dies at 73
Benny Mardones, the singer-songwriter best known for his 1980 soft rock hit "Into the Night," has died at 73 from complications after a two-decades battle with Parkinson's disease.
Bon Jovi and Billy Joel to Play COVID-19 Benefit
Tina Fey will host virtual telethon 'Rise Up New York!,' supporting New Yorkers impacted by coronavirus