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Pop Music Could Use Another Decade as 'Gay' as the '80s

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 06.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

The new-wave acts of the early '80s represent everything that mainstream pop acts aren't so free to be today. Imagine One Direction hitting the stage dressed like Kajagoogoo. Would teenage girls still go wild? Would Taylor Swift have dated one of them?

Overend Watts: A Rock Star Who Hated Walking and Lived to Write About It!

Tom Semioli | Posted 02.04.2014 | Books
Tom Semioli

However no member of Mott the Hoople embraced the joy, pageantry, and excess of the band and the era than bassist Peter Overend Watts.

Tommy Ramone On Rocket To Russia, Rockaway Beach And Rock 'N' Roll

R. Clifton Spargo | Posted 01.20.2013 | Fifty
R. Clifton Spargo

It's the 35th anniversary of the Ramones' third studio album, Rocket to Russia. We talk to Tommy Ramone, the last living original member of punk's greatest band, about the legacy of that record, Rockaway and why the Ramones' unique style is still relevant today.

Motley Crue Bassist Talks Life On The Road

Andrew Burmon | Posted 02.04.2012 | Travel

Nikki Sixx is talking about life on the road as he drives through the canyons just outside of Los Angeles toward wherever rock stars go at 9:30 in the...

The Man With The Long Black Hair

Dori Hartley | Posted 01.23.2012 | Women
Dori Hartley

As the years went by, I thought less and less about him. Until a few days ago, when he wrote me.

Sweet Cherry Pie

Janet Turley | Posted 10.12.2011 | Entertainment
Janet Turley

Watching "Cherry Pie," all I see is Jani Lane saluting the callipygian Bobbi Brown. She's hot. So hot he has to "think about baseball" so he can swing all night with her.

PHOTOS: David Bowie, Artist

ARTINFO | Posted 08.31.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

Lady Gaga is certainly not the first spandex wearing pop star to fancy herself a performance-artist-cum-musician. Long before Mother Monster came Zigg...

Still Time to Vote: Chatting With Atlantic Records & Rolling Stone Contest Finalists Lelia Broussard and The Sheepdogs

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.26.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Lelia Broussard and Ewan Currie of The Sheepdogs are the finalists in a contest sponsored by Garnier Fructis where the winner gets a contract with Atlantic Records and the cover of Rolling Stone.

Valentine's Day With David Bowie, 1973

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

It's early evening on Valentine's Day 1973, and I'm in my kitchen, regaling my dear pal, David, about the Bowie show I'd seen the night before at Radio City Music Hall.

Adam Lambert's Identity Crisis?

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Melody Breyer-Grell

Although gay, Adam Lambert's real persona is not the "Glitter Queen" or the "Ironic, World Weary Homosexual." He is the "Boy Next Door."

HuffPost Review: The Runaways

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's a wonder no one has made a movie about the Runaways before now. Even more surprising: that someone would make a movie about them and make one as mundane and formulaic as The Runaways.