Allison Rapp is a New York City-based music and culture journalist. Her work has appeared in Brooklyn Magazine, City Limits and more. She tweets at @allisonrapp22
50 Years Ago: Joni Mitchell Finds Personal Freedom on ‘For the Roses’
Former boyfriend James Taylor described it as her "most disarmingly specific album."
50 Years Ago: Carly Simon Breaks Through With ‘No Secrets’
Third LP spawned hit "You're So Vain" and launched singer-songwriter to new level of success.
14 Rock Stars Who Served in the U.S. Military
A salute to veterans who served their country.
35 Years Ago: Cher Makes a Triumphant Return to Music
Self-titled comeback LP would go on to become her first platinum seller.
50 Years Ago: Carly Simon Begins a Debate With ‘You’re So Vain’
Nobody is still really sure of the subject of the 1972 No. 1 hit.
Top 10 Moments From the 2022 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
Musicians of all stripes gathered for rock's most prestigious evening.
50 Years Ago: Carly Simon Marries James Taylor
Small ceremony in a New York City apartment joined together one of music's most memorable power couples.
The Day George Harrison Met Pattie Boyd
Burgeoning model didn't accept guitarist's invitation to dinner right away.
‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ Cast: Where Are They Now?
Let's see where the time warp took stars from the cult classic.
Letter Signed by John Lennon on Day of His Murder Up for Auction
A legal document dated Dec. 8, 1980, is expected to fetch over $50,000.