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15 Rock Songs That Capture the Joy and Pain of...
A list of the best love songs in contemporary rock music.
Top 20 Rock Workout Songs
A list of 20 great songs that make for the ultimate exercise mix.
Chin Up! It's the 10 Most Inspirational Rock...
A list of the greatest inspirational rock songs of all time.
"Don't Look Back in Anger" at the 10 Best Oasis...
A list of the 10 best Oasis songs of all time.
The 10 Most Influential Bands to Come Out of...
During the 1980s and early 1990s, a collection of bands from Seattle, Washington, cultivated a distinct
Best Christmas Rock Songs
A list of the best Christmas rock songs.
The 10 Best Stone Temple Pilots Songs
A list of Stone Temple Pilots' 10 best songs.
Rage Along to the 10 Best Guns N' Roses Songs
A list of the 10 best Guns N' Roses songs of all time.
Top 10 Rock Songs About Death and Dying
A look at great rock songs about death and dying.
The Top 10 Nine Inch Nails Songs
A list of the top 10 best Nine Inch Nails songs.
Top 10 Scary Rock Songs
A list of 10 spooky rock songs for Halloween.
Rock Music Tour Dates
A listing of rock concerts in North America.
A Beginner's Guide to Rock History
People can argue about the exact definition of rock music, but no one can deny that the music has constantly evolved from its early origins to its vibrant present.
The 10 Greatest Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs
A list of the Top 10 Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs of all time.
Here Are the 10 Essential Rap-Rock Songs
A list of the 10 most essential rap-rock songs.
Top 10 Foo Fighters Songs
A list of Foo Fighters' 10 greatest songs.
The 10 Best Rock Music Festivals on the Planet
A list of the best rock music festivals on the planet.
The Top 20 Rock Songs of the '00s
A list of the best rock songs of the '00s.
Linkin Park
Profile and biography of the rock band Linkin Park.
The 10 Best Songs of Soundgarden's Career
A list of Soundgarden's best songs of all time.
Rock Genres - A List of Rock Genres
Think there's only one way to rock? Not a chance: Contemporary rock bands come in all shapes and sounds.
Nirvana
Over the course of only a few years, Nirvana changed the landscape of rock music and the band’s biggest hits still remain a staple of rock radio.
Tom Morello
Profile and biography of the rock artist Tom Morello, who records under the name the Nightwatchman.
If You Like Bruce Springsteen...
A list of bands influenced by Bruce Springsteen.
Top 10 Essential Rock Songs
These 10 songs come from different styles and are essential to the attitude that defined contemporary mainstream rock within the last decade.
Rock Album Release Dates
A list of forthcoming rock releases to make sure you add to your calendar.
17 Influential Women in Rock
A list of the most influential and prominent women in contemporary rock.
Top 10 Rock Supergroups and Side Projects
When musicians form supergroups or side projects, the results can be electric. Here are 10 bands you need to know.
Top 10 Wilco Songs
A list of the greatest songs from the rock band Wilco.
Top 10 Eels Songs
A countdown of Eels' best songs.
2013's Best Rock Songs (So Far)
The best rock songs of 2013, ranked.
Toadies - 'Feeler' Review
Review of 'Feeler,' the 2010 album by the rock band Toadies.
Foo Fighters
Profile and biography of the rock band Foo Fighters.
Top 10 Father's Day Rock Songs
In honor of Father's Day, a list of the Top 10 rock songs about dads.
Live
Profile and biography of the rock band Live.
If You Like Nickelback ...
If you like Nickelback, take a listen to these similar artists and bands. They range from current acts to classic rock legends.
Top 10 Black Keys Songs
A list of the Black Keys' 10 greatest songs.
Guns N' Roses
Profile and biography of the rock band Guns N' Roses.
Top 10 Most Influential Rock Bands
Here is a list of the most essential rock bands – if you love a current group, there’s a good chance they were influenced by at least one of these artists.
Rock Bands That Changed Lead Singers
A list of rock bands who have had to replace their lead singer.
Everlast - A Profile of Everlast
Profile and biography of the rock artist Everlast. Learn about his career, which include Ice T, House of Pain and his transformation into Whitey Ford.
Top 10 Deftones Songs
Let's count down the best songs from the rock band Deftones.
Meet Red, the Christian Hard Rock Band
Profile and biography of the rock band Red.
Hollywood Undead
Profile and biography of the rock band Hollywood Undead.
Rap-Rock
A history of rap-rock, including a timeline that begins with the birth of hip-hop and goes on to encompass the biggest contemporary rap rock artists.
Chevelle
Biography and profile of the rock band Chevelle.
Top 10 White Stripes Songs
A list of the White Stripes' 10 greatest songs.
Pearl Jam
Profile and biography of the rock band Pearl Jam.
The Raconteurs
Profile and biography of the rock band the Raconteurs.
Top 10 Green Day Songs
A list of Green Days' 10 greatest songs.
Best Rock Band Cameos on 'The Simpsons'
A list of the best rock band cameos on 'The Simpsons.'
Top 10 Essential Alt-Metal Songs
From Living Colour to Slipknot, here is a list of songs that capture the hard and hybrid sounds of alternative metal.
Smashing Pumpkins
A biography and profile of the rock band Smashing Pumpkins.
Kings of Leon
Profile and biography of the rock band Kings of Leon.
Shinedown
Profile and biography of the rock band Shinedown.
Top 10 Rock Greatest-Hits Albums
A list of the best greatest-hits albums in contemporary rock. It covers bands like Foo Fighters, Oasis, Smashing Pumpkins and more.
Nickelback
Profile and biography of the rock band Nickelback.
Slash
Profile and biography of the rock guitarist Slash.
Stone Temple Pilots
Profile and biography of the rock band Stone Temple Pilots.
Post-Grunge
A history of post-grunge, a genre of rock music that began in the 1990s, including a time line and a list of essential bands.
Loaded - 'Sick' Review
Review of 'Sick,' the 2009 album from Duff McKagan's band Loaded.
Breaking Benjamin
Profile and biography of the rock band Breaking Benjamin.
Hole
Profile and biography of the rock band Hole and their frontwoman Courtney Love.
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Profile and biography of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Theory of a Deadman
Profile and biography of the rock band Theory of a Deadman.
Michael Jackson Rocks: Seven Rock Artists...
A list of rock artists who have collaborated with Michael Jackson or covered his songs.
Best Rock Albums of 2013 (So Far)
A look at 2013's best rock albums.
Top 10 Essential Rock Albums
A look at 10 of the most influential albums in contemporary rock.
Creed
Profile and biography of the rock band Creed.
Black Stone Cherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Stone Cherry.
Nine Inch Nails
Profile and biography of the rock band Nine Inch Nails.
Soundgarden
Profile and biography of the rock band Soundgarden.
Buckcherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Buckcherry.
Three Days Grace
Profile and biography of the rock band Three Days Grace.
Tool
Profile and biography of the LA-based alt-metal band Tool. Read about their beginnings, the debut album Undertow, and their weird/ambitious musical path.
Top 40 R.E.M. Songs
A list of R.E.M.'s 40 greatest songs.
Weirdest Rock Concert Moments
A list of the weirdest and wildest incidents during rock concerts.
Rage Against the Machine
Profile and biography of the rock band Rage Against the Machine.
Incubus
Profile and biography of the rock band Incubus.
Garbage
A profile and biography of the rock band Garbage.
Projekt Revolution
A timeline that chronicles the history of Projekt Revolution, the summer rap and rock tour organized by Linkin Park.
Staind
Profile and biography of the rock band Staind.
Red Jumpsuit Apparatus
Profile and biography of the rock band Red Jumpsuit Apparatus.
Bush
Profile and biography of the rock band Bush.
Hoobastank
Profile and biography of the rock band Hoobastank.
Wilco
Profile and biography of the rock band Wilco.
Alternative Metal
A history of alternative metal, also known as alt-metal or nu-metal, including a time line and a list of essential bands.
Oasis
Profile and biography of the rock band Oasis
Billboard Rock Charts - June 1, 2013
Catch up with the big hits on the Billboard rock charts for the week of June 1, 2013.
Kid Rock
Profile and biography of the rock artist Kid Rock.
Breaking Benjamin - 'Shallow Bay: The Best of...
Review of 'Shallow Bay: The Best of Breaking Benjamin,' the 2011 greatest-hits collection of Breaking Benjamin.
Velvet Revolver
Profile and biography of the rock band Velvet Revolver.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 25, 2013
Sneak a peek at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 25, 2013.
Limp Bizkit
Profile and biography of the rock band Limp Bizkit.
Anberlin
Profile and biography of the rock band Anberlin.
Linkin Park - 'Living Things' Review
Review of 'Living Things,' the 2012 album from Linkin Park.
Korn
Profile and biography of the rock band Korn.
Nine Inch Nails Releasing First Album in Five...
In November of last year, Trent Reznor hinted that the newly reactivated Nine Inch Nails could get around to putting out new music. (All signs point to
Dave Matthews Band
Profile and biography of the Dave Matthews Band and their frontman, Dave Matthews.
This Is the End
It is with much sadness that I report that this is my final blog post as the Guide for Rock Music here at About.com. The decision has been made to cease
Hinder
Profile and biography of the rock band Hinder.
Alice in Chains
Profile and biography of the rock band Alice in Chains.
Halestorm
A profile of the rock band Halestorm.
Serj Tankian's New Albums Will Be Light on the...
Ever since System of a Down stopped making albums almost a decade ago, fans have hoped they'd return to the studio, having to make do with side projects and
Tantric
Profile and biography of the rock band Tantric.
Linkin Park - 'A Thousand Suns' Review
Review of 'A Thousand Suns,' the 2010 album by Linkin Park.
Puddle of Mudd
Profile and biography of the rock band Puddle of Mudd.
Flashback: The 10 Most Anticipated Rock Albums...
A look at the records we can't wait to hear in 2013
Thirty Seconds to Mars
A biography and profile of the rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars.
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
A profile and biography of the rock band Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
Toadies
Profile and biography of the rock band Toadies.
Gaslight Anthem
A profile and biography of the rock band the Gaslight Anthem.
Marilyn Manson
Profile and biography of the rock artist Marilyn Manson
3 Doors Down
A look at the history of the rock band 3 Doors Down.
Chris Cornell
Profile and biography of Chris Cornell.
Rock on the Range
A history of Rock on the Range, the annual summer rock music festival in Columbus, Ohio.
Queens of the Stone Age
A profile and biography of the rock band Queens of the Stone Age
Slipknot - 'All Hope Is Gone' Review
Review of 'All Hope Is Gone,' the 2008 album from the rock band Slipknot.
Black Crowes
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Crowes.
System of a Down
Profile and biography of the rock band System of a Down.
More Details Emerge About Metallica 3D Movie
It's been a long road for Metallica in developing a 3D movie that would combine concert footage and a standalone narrative. But the two years of work are
Tool - 'Undertow' Review
Review of 'Undertow,' the 1993 album from the rock band Tool.
Rock Stars on Twitter
A look at rock stars on Twitter.
Eagles of Death Metal
Profile and biography of the rock band Eagles of Death Metal.
Blink-182
Profile and biography of the rock band Blink-182.
Scott Weiland
Profile and biography of Scott Weiland, the frontman for the rock bands Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver.
Brendan O’Brien - Rock Producer
Profile and biography of Brendan O’Brien, rock producer for Stone Temple Pilots, Pearl Jam and Rage Against the Machine.
Taproot
Profile and biography of the rock band Taproot.
Deftones
Profile and biography of the rock band Deftones.
3 Doors Down's Todd Harrell Checks Into Rehab...
One of the grimmer rock stories of the year continued as Todd Harrell, bassist for 3 Doors Down, entered rehab just a day after leaving jail in connection
Kings of Leon - 'Only by the Night' Review
Review of 'Only by the Night,' the 2008 album from the rock band Kings of Leon.
Papa Roach
Profile and biography of the rock band Papa Roach.
Kid Rock - 'Born Free' Review
Review of 'Born Free,' the 2010 album by Kid Rock.
Limp Bizkit - 'Gold Cobra' Review
Review of 'Gold Cobra,' the 2011 album by Limp Bizkit.
Various Artists - 'New Moon: Original Motion...
A review of the 2009 soundtrack for the film 'The Twilight Saga: New Moon.'
Saving Abel
Profile and biography of the rock band Saving Abel.
Daughtry - 'Daughtry' Review
On his band's debut, 'American Idol' finalist Chris Daughtry rocks out in bland ways.
Oasis - '(What’s the Story) Morning...
Review of '(What's the Story) Morning Glory?' from the rock band Oasis.
Are Blur Going to Make a New Album?
Some bands from the 1990s have reunited recently to work on new albums, while a few others -- like System of a Down -- simply get back together to tour off
Rev Theory - 'Light It Up' Review
Rev Theory don't want nothing but a good time on 'Light It Up.'
Disturbed - 'Indestructible' Review
On 'Indestructible,' Disturbed take hard rock and metal in intriguing new directions.
Nickelback - 'Here and Now' Review
Review of 'Here and Now,' the 2011 album from rock band Nickelback.
Stone Sour
A look at the history of the rock band Stone Sour.
Deftones - 'Diamond Eyes' Review
A review of 'Diamond Eyes,' the 2010 album from the rock band Deftones.
Coldplay - 'Mylo Xyloto' Review
Review of 'Mylo Xyloto,' the 2011 album from Coldplay.
Drowning Pool
Profile and biography of the rock band Drowning Pool.
Limp Bizkit's New Album Could Arrive by September
Though they're currently on tour, the guys in Limp Bizkit are looking ahead to finishing their new record. Called Stampede of the Disco Elephants, it was
Billboard Rock Charts - May 18, 2013
Let's take a look at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 18, 2013.
Top 10 Radiohead Songs
Counting down the Top 10 Radiohead songs of all time.
Earshot
Profile and biography of the rock band Earshot.

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