Radiohead are the most important band in the world! Nirvana killed off hair metal! Lady Gaga’s music sucks! Many hold these truths to be self-evident. We don’t. We poke holes in rock’s greatest myths. Read our take — then argue back in the comments boards. CLICK HERE FOR OUR ROCK MYTHS SECTION!
Artists dependent on tradition as muse and subject gamble on fate. Eventually the marketplace will deal — so they think. Well, Dwight Yoakam has won twice. After a hell of an '80s run, he spent the '90s in Hollywood and released distracted albums before 2003’s superb Population Me marked his return. The revelation was 2012’… More »