Inside The Archives

The Mystique And Intrigue Of Halloween Concerts

We take a look at the history of rock and roll Halloween. From artists "dressing up" as other bands and covering their albums to some truly bizarre instances, Halloween is the best day on the calendar for music.
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Why The Cassette Tape Came Back & Is More Popular Than Ever

Cassette tapes have become the most unlikely comeback story of 2019. This episode of Inside The Archives podcast examines why tapes have become popular again.
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Are Music Festival Lineups All The Same Now?

Or is this all just a figment of our imagination?
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Where Have All The Live Albums Gone?

Have live albums gone by the wayside, or have they been reinvented?
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How Music & Artists Become A Guilty Pleasure Pt. 2

The second part of our foray into guilty pleasure music looks at the science behind the phenomena. Why some artists get the guilty pleasure label and if they can ever escape it. What common themes are found in guilty pleasure songs? Is the term guilty pleasure a recent one? Dr. Nicholas Wallin, an...
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How Music & Artists Become A Guilty Pleasure Pt. 1

Why does guilty pleasure music exist and what artists constitute a guilty pleasure?
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Lollapalooza 2019 Preview: Lineup Analysis, Surprises, And More

Get ready for the biggest weekend of the summer.
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The Most Influential Live Acts In Rock

A look at the bands that successfully shape the musical tastes of concertgoers for years to come.
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The Artists That Defined 2010's Rock & Roll

A look at the bands and sounds that defined music this past decade.
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Is Imitation The Sincerest Form Of Flattery In Rock & Roll?

Or is there a stigma about sounding original in rock & roll?
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