Museum of the American Revolution set to open.

Museum of the American Revolution set to open.

  The rumblings of the American Revolution began more than a decade before the “shot heard ‘round the world” ignited America’s War for Independence. Now you can discover how the American Colonists became Revolutionaries as the roots of rebellion took hold. With muskets polished, flags aloft and one very commanding tent in place, Philadelphia’s Museum […]

2017 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction

2017 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted its Class of 2017 on Friday night at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Folk icon and social justice activist Joan Baez, string-augmented rock hitmakers Electric Light Orchestra, arena rock titans Journey, grunge pioneers Pearl Jam, West Coast rap god Tupac Shakur and prog-rock progenitors Yes all entered […]

Gilbert Baker, creator of the Rainbow Flag, dies

Gilbert Baker, creator of the Rainbow Flag, dies

The man who created the LGBT community’s now-iconic symbol — the rainbow flag — has died. Gilbert Baker died in his sleep at his apartment in New York City’s Harlem neighborhood. Baker was 65.     The rainbow flag’s storied history began in 1978 when San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk — who was assassinated in […]