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
15 Years Ago: The Beatles’ ‘Love’ Premieres in Las Vegas
George Harrison came up with the idea for one of the grandest Fab Four tributes ever created.
When Tom Petty’s ‘Woman in Love’ Was Overshadowed by Stevie Nicks
Second 'Hard Promises' single may have suffered commercially because of a bigger hit released around the same time.
Rundgren, Turner, King and Foo Fighters React to HOF Inductions
This year's class marks one of the Rock Hall's most diverse group of artists.
Peter Frampton’s ‘Spur of the Moment’ Decision Led to New Album
In an exclusive conversation with UCR, the legendary guitarist explains his inspiration for 'Frampton Forgets the Words.'
5 Years Ago: Prince Makes His Final Public Appearance
"Wait a few days before you waste any prayers," the singer allegedly said, just four days before his death.
How Eagles Fended Off Younger Competition With ‘New Kid in Town’
No, the song was not aimed at Bruce Springsteen, co-writer J.D. Souther insists.
How Tom Petty Ad-Libbed ‘Wildflowers’ in Just One Take
Rocker was shocked by how easily the track came to him.