Readers' Poll: The 10 Greatest Videos of the 1980s

October 30, 2013

When MTV premiered in the summer of 1981, they didn't have many videos in their vault. Most of what they had were cheap-o affairs shot in a couple of hours by superstars like Rod Stewart and the Rolling Stones. All that changed very quickly when record...

The Cars Take On Critics

May 31, 2011

"That's true, we did have a certain view of the world: sort of cold but hysterical," says Ric Ocasek, the Cars' lanky, lean-fleshed lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and songwriter. "Actually, as I look back on it, I think it was probably a protective shield...