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
50 Years Ago: Davy Jones Goes Solo, Leading to Monkees Split
"I don’t always want to be the center of attention when I walk into a room. Sometimes I just want to be quiet, and I want to listen."
Van Morrison Announces New U.S. Tour Dates
The tour will begin this fall and continue into 2022.
10 Musicians Who Have Switched Instruments
For these artists, flexibility was key.
George Harrison’s ‘All Things Must Pass’ Box Set Announced
Five discs celebrate 50th anniversary of Beatle's sprawling declaration of independence.
‘Eric Clapton’ Anniversary Deluxe Edition Due This Summer
Four-CD set includes new mixes, rarities and more.
See Eddie Van Halen Play ‘Amsterdam’ Years Before 1995 Release
Finished version of song appeared nearly a decade later on 1995's 'Balance.'
Stevie Nicks, Alice Cooper Set for Shaky Knees Festival
Wolfgang Van Halen's band, Mammoth WVF, will also appear at the three-day festival.
School of Rock: 25 Rock Musicians With College Degrees
Contrary to popular belief, not all artists are dropouts.
The Who Celebrated With New Royal Mint Selection of Coins
Roger Daltrey visited government-owned mint to strike one of the first collectibles.
Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood Form New Band, Smile
The new group will perform together for the first time this evening as part of a Glastonbury livestream.