Music People We’ll Miss, 2016

2016 Artists Who Will Be Missed

2016 has been a sadly brutal year as far as high profile rock and roll deaths go. As we exit this year, we have provided this tribute to some of those we lost … Read more…

Top 9 Rock Journeymen

Top 9 Rock Journeymen

Today’s list features a look at the top pop and rock musicians who have had played with numerous successful artists and groups over their career. #9. Michael McDonald During the 1970s and 1980s, … Read more…

Top 9 Songs of Autumn

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In conjunction with our previous lists which have looked at the Top 9 Rock Songs of Springtime and the Top 9 Rock Songs of Summer, we have moved into the Fall Season with … Read more…

Top 9 List of Original Christmas Rock Songs

Top 9 Original Christmas Songs

River of Rock gets in the Christmas spirit by curating a list of select, original songs with rock and Christmas elements. In full disclosure, we did borrow some from The Twelve Songs of … Read more…

Top 9 Great Rock Songs with Terrible Titles

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Although they tend to drive record companies crazy, creative titles can put a really cool finish on a rock song. However, there have been some incidents where these titles have been just a … Read more…

Top 9 Best Cover Songs

Let’s face it, most cover songs suck compared to the original. This is usually because the new artist tries too hard to replicate the established one, which is a futile effort that never … Read more…

Top 9 Album Closing Songs

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We’ve put together a list of the perfect album closers throughout the classic rock album era. These are not simply great tunes on their own, but acted as a final seal to close … Read more…

Top 9 Rock Acts Who Use Great Artwork

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Today we countdown rock acts who took their branding seriously and best employed interesting and original artwork on their album covers and beyond to complement their music. 9. Kansas Prog rock band Kansas … Read more…