Facts

18 Groovy Facts You May/May Not Know About Woodstock

Today (August 15th, 2019) marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous music festivsals of all time: Woodstock. Although the festival is mostly known for legendary performances by artists like Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Carlos Santana and Janis Joplin, as well as being the crown jewel for the...
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According To Science, The Bassist Is The Most Important Member In Every Band

There's a running joke that the bass guitar is the lamest, least important instrument in the band. But according to a research study published to the National Academy of Sciences , our brains can find a song's rhythm more accurately by listening to the low tones played on the bass. That means that...
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10 Facts You Didn't Know About 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

In case you haven't noticed, we are super-stoked for the theatrical release of Bohemian Rhapsody on November 2nd. It will tell the story of Queen's humble beginnings and their rise to fame as one of the most iconic rock bands of all time. So to satiate our anticipation, WatchMojo assembled 10 facts...
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The True Stories Behind 65 Classic Rock Band Names

AC/DC Angus and Malcolm Young can thank their sister Margaret for their band's simple title. After noticing "AC/DC" (alternating current or direct current) on the outlet of a sewing machine, she pitched it to her brothers, and that was that. Aerosmith After he and his girlfriend were listening to "...
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20 Fast Facts About Marilyn Manson

You may not believe this, but the king of horror rock Marilyn Manson just turned 48 years old! He is for sure an interesting individual, but how interesting you might ask? Below we have 23 fast (and many times weird) facts about The Pale Emperor! His real name is Brian Warner and he was born in...
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