Best Of Rock: 10 Great Rock N’ Roll Moments Of The 1980s

Best Of Rock: 10 Great Rock N' Roll Moments Of The 1980s By Ralph Greco, Jr.   Granted, for a Vintage Rock guy like me there weren’t that many great rock and roll moments...

Best Of Rock: Rock N’ Roll Refusals

By Ralph Greco, Jr. There are those moments when you refuse, reject, say ‘no thanks’ — and though the minute passes with nary a notice — and later you come...

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 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 Reasons Why Metal Is Cool

By Ralph Greco, Jr. I’ve just survived a fully loaded, four-band strong summer metal show. Testament, Motorhead, Heaven and Hell and Judas Priest took and shook an outdoor shed in...

Best Of Rock: 10 Album Covers That Changed My Life

By Ralph Greco, Jr.   Like everybody else, I enjoy all the wonderful gains with our latest technologies — but I am about as likely to watch a movie on my...

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...

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 Albums To Play When We Break Self-Quarantine

By Ralph Greco, Jr. It might not seem so at the moment, but this big bad coronavirus pandemic will surely end. Nobody quite knows when and nobody can predict what...

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 &...