songwriting

How Much Money Do Christmas Albums Make?

How much money can one smash-hit holiday song rake in?

Even Grizzled Tribute Bands Love Miley Cyrus’ Covers

Cyrus’ love of singing rock covers goes back to her Disney days. So we asked a few cover band pros to review them

Tracy Chapman’s ‘Fast Car’ Always Sounds New

No matter how many times you’ve heard the singer-songwriter’s unlikely 1988 hit, it feels like you’re rediscovering its modestly devastating heartbreak. That’s because the story it tells still isn’t over.

The Twisted Mind Who Loves Ruining Your Favorite Songs Forever

Meet There I Ruined It, who turned ‘Shallow’ into swing and ‘Come as You Are’ into polka