Rockers Turning 50

Every day can bring a new reminder that you're getting older, whether it's a new gray hair, a postcard from the AARP, or the random strain of a muscle you didn't even know you had. But sometimes nothing is as jarring as finding out that a rock star whose cassingle you wore out as a kid is turning 50. So, with our apologies, here are 10 artists who are about to celebrate the big five-o, from metal gods to indie geniuses and beyond.

By Dan Reilly