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Song lyrics speak to us about everything from love to war from surrender to defiance from innocence to depravity, from sunshine to the storms of heartbreak. The powerful messages and moods that flow out of Rock-N-Roll’s words give us, the faithful, an ageless exhilaration, a mainline rush of electricity, a glow we can always bask in and tap for strength.
The lyrics have become our poetry, our holy book of work. Hearing them, reading them, repeating them can be the closest many of us come to finding religion.
Big Dogs – The Real Earworms
Hey, hound dog, how does it feel to have fun, fun, fun on the stairway to heaven?
Garage Band Crazy List
We listened to decks of songs over the course of a few days and asked: what ever possessed them to make this kind of music? (Possible answers – the devil, their mean old mamas, swimmer's ear, witnessing animal sacrifice before age six, and a natural-born perverseness.)
Songs Of San Francisco
In a few short strokes, here are a handful of songs that made San Francisco an epicenter for great music and why the aftershocks continue to this day...
When Bruce First Cut Loose
Early on, Springsteen brought into high relief America's forgotten, abused, misused, its heroes, its villains, and a system that is designed to degrade and discard human beings. He glorifies faith, hope and charity – the three grandest virtues.
The Best Lyrics About Rock's Heaviest Drug
For decades, heroin has been a plague on the House of Rock-N-Roll, leaving a long trail of tragedy and despair in its wake. The silver lining is that smack has led to an exclusive group of brutally authentic and deeply personal songs.
The Endless Summer Lyrics List
It may seem a little odd to introduce a list of great rockin' summer songs with words written by mainstreamer Johnny Mercer and sung by Frank Sinatra, but those lines sum up summer feelings of freedom, warmth, easy living, longing and loss.