LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: (L-R) Peter Tork, Davey Jones and Micky Dolenz of The Monkees pose during portrait session to announce the bands 45th anniversary tour held at The Groucho Club on February 21, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
On this day in 1942, Monkees bassist Peter Tork was born. Tork was diagnosed with cancer back in 2009 and after months of radiation treatment, he was declared cancer free later that year. Here's to another 70 years! Read more »
After being snubbed yet again for induction into the Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame, someone created an online petition pointing out all the reasons why The Monkees should be immortalized.Why has it taken so long? Read more »
Much popular music has pretensions to art, and some of it is. But "pop" by its very nature is also marketplace-driven and disposable, designed primarily to capture people's attention, and their money. If a particular piece of it is forgotten in a few… Read more »
After their 45th anniversary tour broke down abruptly this summer with only 8 stops remaining, bass guitarist Peter Tork said the band might give the whole reunion thing another try soon.Specifics... Read more »
Who will be inducting this year's Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famers?
AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 15: Musician Bruce Springsteen performs during the 2012 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at ACL Live at Moody Theatre on March 15, 2012 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for SXSW)
While it's widely speculated that Lüc Carl is the muse behind many of Lady Gaga's hits, he's stepping out on his own with a memoir. Titled The Drunk Diet: How I Lost 40 Pounds...Wasted, Carl explains how he lost the weight after years of living the indulgent party lifestyle.
"I hope you don't plan on serving that meat hat for dinner." - Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images