Best Of Rock: 10 Reasons I Don’t Go To Concerts Anymore

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Ok, I still go to concerts, but I knew I couldn’t title this ‘10 Things That Annoy Me About Concerts These Days’ without making this piece...

Best Of Rock: 10 Covers Uncovered

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Most of us have heard (and love or like to various degrees) Elton John’s version of “Pinball Wizard,” John Lennon’s vocal-shredding on the Beatles’ “Twist &...

Best Of Rock: 10 Of The Saddest Songs

By Ralph Greco, Jr.   There’s no accounting for what’s going to stop us cold and remind us of that long-lost ex, something that slices through our heart. For me, there...

Best Of Rock: 10 Rock N’ Roll Literary Connections

By Ralph Greco, Jr. As often as they are accused of being sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll layabouts, many are wise beyond their years. Queen’s Brian May and Dean...

Best Of Rock: 10 Comeback Albums

Best Of Rock: 10 Comeback Albums By Ralph Greco, Jr. An episode of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show had Eddie Trunk and the boys attempting to cobble together a Top 5...

Best Of Rock: 10 Most Embarrassing Moments

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Not of the Ozzy –bites-the-head-off-a-bat-but-doesn’t-know-it’s-a-live-bat variety, there have been moments in rock history that have been so out-and-out silly, embarrassing, jump-the-shark insipid that I felt a...

Best Of Rock: 10 Rock & Roll TV Moments Of The 21st Century

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Discounting YouTube, anything one might catch off on Netflix or any other streaming service, and certainly pining for the days of Don Kirshner's Rock Concert and The...

Best Of Rock: 10 Obscure Song Openings

By Ralph Greco, Jr. There is the 'accidental' feedback at the start of the Beatles' "I Feel Fine," John Bonham's crash-and-burn iconic cymbal get-up-and-go of Led Zeppelin's "Rock & Roll,"...

Best Of Rock: 10 Concerts I Wish I Had Attended

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Most forget the typical listing of Monterey Pop or Woodstock, that fateful last show of Buddy Holly or the Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl, below is...

Best Of Rock: 10 Rock & Roll Guilty Pleasures

  By Ralph Greco, Jr. We can’t ask the church for these indulgences. If you’re human, you will find yourself sneaking away time and again to indulge in some sordid nastiness...