Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan celebrates a birthday today (February 5), and if you’re a Netflix subscriber (or borrow someone’s login information), we have the perfect idea of how you should celebrate.
Comedic genius Christopher Guest celebrates his birthday today (February 5.) He’s written some of the most celebrated comedies of the past few decades (Waiting For Guffman, Best In Show, A Mighty Wind,) but his most iconic creation/role is Nigel Tufnel, lead guitarist of Spinal Tap from the 1984 classic This Is Spinal Tap.
Fleetwood Mac’s landmark album Rumours is an absolute monster. It’s one of only nine albums ever released to sell over 20 million copies in the U.S., and 41 years after being unleashed onto the masses, it holds up for its incredible songwriting and its main theme: Cheating, cheating and wait…more cheating.
February 3, 1959 will always be one of the saddest days in music, and 59 years after a plane crash killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson, we still ask the question that haunts all the musicians that left us too soon: “What if?”