For as long as he can remember, Chuck has been crazy about rock and roll. His first concert was Def Leppard at the age of 6...and the rest, as they say, is history. His favorite artists are Metallica and Bob Dylan and his personal playlist spans everything in-between. Most importantly, though, he tries to live his life by one simple motto: Keep on rockin' in the free world!
Honoring Jonny Z On What Would Have Been His 70th Birthday
On March 16, 1952, the world of metal changed forever. Jon Zazula was born in the Bronx and would grow up to co-found Megaforce Records with his wife, Marsha.
The Metallica Song That Foreigner’s Lou Gramm Called ‘Evil’
But in a good way.
‘The Metallica Blacklist': 10 Best Metallica Cover Songs on ‘Black Album’ Tribute
On 'The Metallica Blacklist,' 53 bands come together to honor Metallica's "Black Album." We've picked the 10 best cover songs from the compilation.
Fans Find Original 7-Inch Singles From Jack White’s Early Band, the Upholsterers
Die-hard fans of Jack White know all about his history -- and we're not talking about the work he did with the White Stripes (come on).
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In an exclusive interview, the Pixies' drummer, David Lovering, opens up about his history as a professional magician -- and even performs three tricks for us!
‘The Vinyl Revival’ Gets Summed Up In New Infographic
It's no secret we here at Diffuser are fans of vinyl.
20 Years Ago: The Black Crowes Shock America With ‘Amorica’
If it's been sitting on your shelf, let the 20th anniversary of 'Amorica' serve as the perfect reason to revisit one of the greatest records released in the last two decades.
OK Go Play ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’
From playing Ms. Pacman with Elliott Smith to powerful bouts of flatulence, we get to the bottom of OK Go's Wikipedia page.
Listen to Classic ’90s Alternative Rock Songs Transformed Into 8-Bit Versions
See how many of these transformed '90s tunes you recognize!
Hear Chris Robinson Brotherhood Cover Black Crowes’ ‘I Ain’t Hiding’
Robinson offers a more relaxed yet equally powerful take on this 2009 favorite.
Rich Robinson Invites Fans to Woodstock for Intimate Recording Sessions
The Black Crowes guitarist invited fans to participate in the recording of his next album.
Rich Robinson, ‘The Ceaseless Sight’ – Album Review
Rich Robinson’s third studio album as a solo artist finds the guitarist in a familiar yet brand new groove.