Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
Living the life of a world-famous musician takes its toll. As college romances reveal, dating someone who makes music often leads to heartbreak, discarded guitar strings, and songs written about you in which your name isn't even pronounced correctly. (Everyone experiences this; 'tis a fact of life.)
But, despite the trashed hotel rooms, acrimonious splits, and the existence of John Mayer, some of the greatest, most epic relationships ever to cross our popular periphery have a musical backbone. Check out these 18 heartwarming couples, all of whom prove that, amid the onstage antics and tour dates, rock-'n'-roll romances are indeed the most epic. (When they don't end in divorce, that is.)
In his play Back to Methuselah, George Bernard Shaw wrote, "Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."
That's precisely why humans have been making art for 40,000 years, and writing about it at least since Pliny the Elder sat down to describe the beauty of Greek sculpture in his Natural read
Maybe R29 is not the Glee obsessive it used to be (then again, who is?), but when we woke up this morning to learn that Naya Rivera got married, we were pretty surprised. When did she even start dating again? Last time she hit the gossip mill, it was over her not-so-amicable split with Big Sean, right? Did we miss read