Allison Rapp is a New York City-based music and culture journalist. Her work has appeared in Brooklyn Magazine, City Limits and more. She tweets at @allisonrapp22
When the Grateful Dead Helped Lithuania Win Olympic Bronze
Basketball team got a miracle in 1992 thanks to the American jam band.
10 Facts About Fleetwood Mac’s 1975 Self-Titled Album
This wasn't a debut album but with new members and a new musical direction, it could just as well have been.
Bruce Springsteen’s Daughter to Compete at 2021 Olympic Games
Jessica Springsteen will appear on the U.S. equestrian team next month in Tokyo.
New Career-Spanning Aretha Franklin Box Collects Hits and Rarities
Set will include demos, alternate versions and previously unheard recordings from the Queen of Soul's catalog.
Todd Rundgren Announces Upcoming U.S. Tour
He'll showcase 1973 album 'A Wizard, a True Star' during the six-week run.
Blondie Announce Companion EP for New Havana Documentary
Six-track EP, 'Blondie: Vivir En La Habana,' is out in July following release of a new documentary.
Watch New Trailer for Aretha Franklin Biopic ‘Respect’
Movie starring Jennifer Hudson as the Queen of Soul arrives this summer.
Chrissie Hynde Announces New Album of Bob Dylan Covers
'Standing in the Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan’ will be released later this month.
35 Years Ago: ‘Captain Midnight’ Jams the HBO Signal
For one broadcast industry worker, $12.95 per month for the cable net was simply too much.
How ‘Xanadu’ and Village People Helped Birth the Razzies
The famous satirical awards show began as an impromptu post-Oscars party in 1981.
Kenny Loggins Collects Soundtrack Hits for ‘At the Movies’ Album
LP will include songs from 'Footloose,' 'Top Gun' and 'Caddyshack.'
35 Years Ago: ‘Police Academy 3′ Is Where the ‘Gluttony’ Begins
The hit series goes to the well "one too many times."