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Green Day, Lou Reed, Joan Jett Joining Rock Hall Of Fame

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada Music

The late Lou Reed, Green Day, Ringo Starr and Joan Jett are among the eight inductees into the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. According to the H...

21 Most Epic Sad Songs Of All-Time

Huffington Post Canada Music | Brian Gasparek | Posted 09.15.2014 | Canada Music

As masochistic as it sounds, most of us love listening to a painfully sad and depressing song from time to time. For some people, sad songs make them ...

'Tommy,' We Can Still Hear You: The Who's Rock Opera Turns 45

The Huffington Post Canada | Juliette Jagger | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Music

When The Who released their fourth studio album "Tommy" on May 23rd, 1969, the times were certainly a-changin'. The Beatles were on the verge of break...

Mark Remembrance Day With These Anti-War Music Videos

Spinner | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Music

It's been a long time since Nov. 11, 1918 marked the end of World War I, but we hardly need Remembrance Day to recall what war is like -- after all, w...

Best Cover Songs Of 2012

Huffington Post Music Canada | Anne T Donahue | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada Music

It's been a great year for music. But what's been even greater is how musicians have been paying tribute to each other's work, as well as creating ...

Music For The Masses: Top 12 Post-Millennial Political Anthems

Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Music

Last month, not long after the Occupy Wall Street movement celebrated its first anniversary, Tom Morello and System of a Down's Serj Tankian rolled ou...

I Feel For You, Billie Joe, But Why'd You Smash Your Guitar?

Danko Jones | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

After Billie Joe Armstrong's now-viral on-stage meltdown, the Green Day camp quickly went into clean-up mode and put out a press release stating Armstrong had entered rehab. To me it really seemed like a genuine meltdown and I can only empathize. However, there was one thing that bothered me about the whole thing: at the end of the meltdown Armstrong and his bandmate, bassist, Mike Dirnt both smashed their guitars...