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The Rolling Stones at the Rose Bowl: Alive and Kicking

The band's Pasadena performance follows Mick Jagger's heart surgery, and they sounded fit, loose and energized.

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Beatles fans mark 50 years of Abbey Road cover

The band's famous cover of their 11th studio album was shot on this London zebra crossing half a century ago.

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Mick Jagger and Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones visit The Menil Collection after Houston show

Even rock stars like to take in a little culture.

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Resurrected Stones Film Finds Pivot Point In Rock History : NPR

In December of 1968, some of the biggest names in rock and roll came together to film The Rolling Stones' Rock and Roll Circus. The film was recently given a 4K restoration.

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Woodstock 50 Relocating to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Maryland

The final lineup has yet to be confirmed for the August event

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CRITICAL MASS: Gone for 50 years — The Rolling Stones was Brian Jones' band

You might dispute that. You might point out that little Keith Richards and Michael Jagger rode tricycles together until Jagger's family moved the five miles from Dartford to Wilmington, Kent in 1954.

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The Best Rolling Stones Songs That Don’t Really Sound Like the Rolling Stones | Pitchfork

Ten times they transcended their blues-rock traditions

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Rolling Stones make triumphant return following Jagger's reported surgery

CHICAGO - For anyone who ever doubted Mick Jagger was superhuman, the Rolling Stones’ Soldier Field show Friday would make you a believer.

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The Rolling Stones on How They Craft the Perfect Set List

What’s Keith’s favorite show-opener? Why doesn’t Mick like playing “Beast of Burden?” The band shares how they plan a gig ahead of their U.S. tour launch

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20 Photos of Frank Sinatra Looking Cool, Drinking Coffee

The Chairman of the Board loved a cup of joe. 

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Back To The Beach: How Sun, Sand And Surf Inspired Beach Music

The Beach Boys created the “California Dream” but beach music has its roots all over the US – or anywhere where there’s sand and restless spirits.

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Buddy Holly And Roy Orbison Joint Hologram Tour Announces Dates

“When you look at the architects of the Rock and Roll era, the names that come to mind are Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly.”

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    GREAT VIDEO: What makes Ringo a Great Drummer - Tribute by Sina

    Ringo is still the most underrated drummer in Rock. This humble tribute is meant to illustrate the importance of Ringo Starr's unique drum work for the Beatl...

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    Creedence Clearwater Revival To Finally Release 'Live at Woodstock'

    Creedence Clearwater Revival's entire performance at Woodstock will finally be released, 50 years after the band played at the legendary music festival.

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    See Hollywood Vampires Bring Out Steven Tyler, Marilyn Manson at L.A. Concert

    Rock supergroup brought out special guests at Greek Theatre ahead of the release of new LP Rise

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    Fiona Apple, Neil Young, Beck, Cat Power Appear on Echo in the Canyon Film Soundtrack | Pitchfork

    Listen to Jakob Dylan’s Mamas & the Papas cover from the documentary’s soundtrack

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    The Best Rolling Stones Songs That Don’t Really Sound Like the Rolling Stones | Pitchfork

    Ten times they transcended their blues-rock traditions

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    Wanda Jackson on Why She Had to Retire From Touring

    “I wanted to work right up until the point that I couldn’t. That point has been reached,” says the “Queen of Rockabilly”

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    Mick Jagger 'will undergo heart valve replacement surgery this week' after postponing The Rolling Stones' US tour

    MICK Jagger is set to undergo heart valve replacement surgery this week after postponing The Rolling Stones’ US tour, The Sun can reveal. The 75-year-old rocker will be having the op in New Y…

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    No word yet from Jazz Fest about Rolling Stones ticket refunds

    The Rolling Stones cancelled their May 2 appearance, leaving ticket holders in limbo.

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    Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Wanda Jackson announces retirement from touring

    A Maud native, Jackson launched her musical career while still a student at Capitol Hill High School in Oklahoma City, when country musician Hank Thompson heard her singing on a local radio station. When "You Can't Have My Love,” her 1954 duet with

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    Rolling Stones’ ‘Circus,’ once lost and unfinished, will receive a theatrical release

    For over two decades, “The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus” was a lost film, unfinished and unseen, more rumor than pop culture memory. Now, in time for the North American leg of the Stones’ ongoing No Filter Tour, “Circus” has been remaster

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    Hal Blaine, Wrecking Crew Drummer and Rock Hall of Fame Member, Dies at 90

    Drummer Hal Blaine, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member who propelled dozens of hits as a member of the “Wrecking Crew,” died Monday at 90.

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    How we made Booker T and the MGs' Green Onions

    ‘It was originally called Funky Onions – but to laced-up, deep-south America, that sounded like a cuss word, so we had to retitle it’

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    Monkees Singer and Bassist Peter Tork Dead at 77

    The affable performer played with the Monkees from their earliest days as a made-for-TV band all the way through their recent reunion tours

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    A Thousand People In The Street: 'For What It's Worth' Captured Youth In Revolt

    Though often associated with the Vietnam War, Buffalo Springfield's signature song was inspired by a confrontation back home, which erupted on a few famous blocks in Los Angeles.

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    Rolling Stones' Keith Richards Fends Off Stage Invader with Telecaster in 1981

    The Rolling Stones, awhile back, uploaded this video, which you can check out above, to their YouTube channel.It features a (very) jumpy 1981 performance of "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" at Hampton Coliseum in Virginia. As the video's de

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    Rolling Stones' hellraiser Keith Richards reveals he's cut down on hard liquor and cigarettes in a bid to live a cleaner life...after December turned into 'one long party' for his 75th

    Keith Richards has revealed he is reining in his infamous party lifestyle and cutting down on hard liquor and his beloved cigarettes,in a new interview with MOJO Magazine .

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    The Beatles' Paul McCartney Reveals A 'Very Personal Thing' About Songwriting

    The Beatles bassist Paul McCartney has offered his advice to young people who want to become musicians and songwriters in a recent interview with Lindsey

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    Peter Jackson Signs On to Make New Beatles Film Out of Unseen ‘Let It Be’ Footage

    Sir Peter, meet Sir Paul, and Mother Mary. “Lord of the Rings” filmmaker Peter Jackson has come aboard a project that Paul McCartney had previously hinted was in the works: a new Beatles documentar…

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    Facebook teams up with Yad Vashem to commemorate Shoah victims online

    New project lets online users be randomly matched to one of the 4,800,000 names recorded in Yad Vashem’s central database of Shoah victims.

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    10 modern hard rock bands that are better than Greta Van Fleet

    Anyone looking for modern bands that channel '70s hard rock can do a lot better than Greta Van Fleet.

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    Huey Lewis and The News Prep First Album of New Songs in 18 Years

    The singer hasn’t performed a concert in nearly a year due to suffering sudden-onset hearing loss

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    Rolling Stones to headline 50th New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival | cleveland.com

    The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has got satisfaction: The Rolling Stones are among the headliners for the 50th anniversary festival.Organizers on Tuesday confirmed reports that the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will play. Also headlining the 8-d

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    The best wireless powered bookshelf speakers

    By Brent Butterworth This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutte...

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    Should the Beatles’ White Album Have Been Even Longer?

    Based on the discarded songs on the new “Super Deluxe” edition, it could have just as easily been a triple album, says Rob Sheffield

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    The Beatles’ ‘White Album’ is a global hit, again

    Everything old is new again as The Beatles return to the top 10 in the U.K., U.K. and Australia.

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    Rolling Stones Announce 2019 North American Stadium Tour

    The Rolling Stones, who have toured every year since 2012 and whose principals are all in their 70s, have announced a North American tour for next year that launches April 20 in Florida and wrap in Chicago on June 21.

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    Untold Beatles Stories Emerge As White Album Climbs Charts

    Producer Chris Thomas and engineer Ken Scott have been speaking about the double LP, which has the formal eponymous title of The Beatles.

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    Wisconsin School District Launches Investigation After Students Appear to Make Nazi Salute in Prom Photo

    A school district in Wisconsin is launching an investigation after dozens of high school students were photographed making what appears...

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    The Beatles’ White Album at 50: When They Was Fab

    Dominic Green on a half-century of the marvelous, mixed-up mess that may be the Beatles’ greatest album.

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    Sinatra: He Sang One for the Ages - WSJ

    Frank Sinatra recorded the definitive version of the sorrowful saloon song ‘One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)’ in 1958.

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    Cloud Nine: The Story Behind The Great Temptations’ Song | uDiscover

    Cloud Nine is often assumed to be about getting high, but The Temptations’ Otis Williams swears “there weren’t drug references”.

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    Hear The Beatles’ Previously Unreleased, Acoustic ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’

    “Acoustic Version — Take 2” with just George Harrison on guitar and Paul McCartney on harmonium taken from upcoming, revelatory White Album box set

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    10 Bands Keeping The Spirit Of Rock Alive

    Whether they’re unapologetic in their politics, deploying shredding solos or rolling with swagger, here are seven bands keeping rock alive.

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    Lindsey Buckingham reveals why he was fired from Fleetwood Mac

    Lindsey Buckingham has given his account of why he was fired from Fleetwood Mac earlier this year for the first time.

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    Billy F. Gibbons: these are the 10 guitarists who blew my mind

    ZZ Top's guitar legend names the blues players who changed his life

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    How Geoff Emerick Helped the Beatles Reinvent Music

    The crucial collaborator in the Beatles’ glory years helped them find endless new ways to change the way music sounded

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    The Unheard White Album: An Exclusive First Listen

    The massive new box set of the Beatles’ 1968 masterpiece is full of unheard gems. Here are 15 of the most revelatory moments.

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    Paul McCartney says "new version" of Beatles' 'Let It Be' film is in the works

    Sir Paul McCartney has hinted that a "new version" of the classic Beatles film 'Let It Be' is currently in the works

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    Paul McCartney says John Lennon would've loved Auto-Tune

    Auto-Tune has developed a bad reputation over the years, mostly because it’s egregiously overused, but stylistic tricks like this are only a problem when they’re not used well. Paul McCartney happens to believe he would’ve used it well if Auto-Tone

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    John Coltrane and the End of Jazz

    Dominic Green on putting the saxophonist’s classic quartet’s ‘lost album’ in its context.

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    Let’s please stop pretending there’s a ‘cassette resurrection’: Alan Cross

    Now that vinyl is firmly back in the mainstream, some people are clinging to the hope that old-school cassettes may not be far behind.

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    Aretha Franklin, Respect, and her Jewish Producer

    The story behind the Queen of Soul’s hit song, Respect.

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    Even Rolling Stones' frontman Mick Jagger embarrasses his teenage son

    Their father-son relationship involves regular social media banter.

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    How the Elvis 68 Comeback Special Happened Despite Colonel Parker | Den of Geek

    Director Steve Binder tells how he outmaneuvered the Colonel as Elvis 68 Comeback Special hit theaters.

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    Viva Elvis! How the 1968 'Comeback Special' that saved the King's career almost never happened

    Director Steve Binder remembers bonding with Elvis Presley and clashing with Colonel Tom Parker on the set of the seminal 1968 television concert.

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    Elvis: '68 Comeback Special review – the King continues to enchant

    Fifty years on, this made-for-TV special feels weirdly old and new at the same time

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    The Beatles‘ ‘Revolver’: The Most Ambitious Pop Music Committed To Vinyl

    Upon its release in August 1966, The Beatles' 'Revolver' was the most ambitious pop music committed to vinyl and introduced us all to psychedelic music.

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    Get Back! Paul McCartney’s stunning return to Liverpool’s Cavern Club – the full review - NME

    “Do you wanna get back?” Paul McCartney asked the crowd, towards the end of one of the smallest, longest, sweatiest shows he’s played since, well, probably last time he was here at Liverpool’s legendary Cavern Club. “Cos I do.” McCartney’s b

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    'Play by the rules, man!' Paul McCartney berates crowd for using phones at Liverpool Cavern Club gig

    Paul McCartney scolded members of the audience at his Cavern Club gig in Liverpool for using mobile phones

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    Rolling Stones to keep on touring as Keith Richards tells pals “I want to do more” - Mirror Online

    The band played to 1.38 million fans on their mega No Filter tour and have already discussed more live shows

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    Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins on their long history as soulful yacht rock bros

    The veteran singers discuss their overlapping careers ahead of a two-night stand at the Hollywood Bowl.

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    The Rolling Stones in Cardiff: Icons Still Perform Like the Glory Days

    This time, we got what we want.

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    The Beatles' Greatest Hits Album '1' Is Back In Top 40

    On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, The Beatles' greatest hits set "1" is back in the top 40 for the first time in over two years, Imagine Dragons' "Night Visions" spends its 300th week on the chart, Bebe Rexha and Nine Inch Nail

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    Five myths about the Beatles - The Washington Post

    Why did producer George Martin actually take on the band? As punishment.

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    As 'Yellow Submarine' returns to theaters, a closer look at the Beatles film that 'crossed generations'

    A 50th anniversary the Beatles' 1968 animation classic 'Yellow Submarine' will be in theaters this summer after a complete visual and audio rejuvenation.

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    Paul McCartney’s Many Surprise Appearances: A Brief History – Rolling Stone

    Imagine you’re out having a beer with some friends when Sir Paul McCartney suddenly starts playing a mere coaster’s throw away.

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    The Kinks are getting back together to record a new album - NME

    The Kinks are reuniting for a new album. Frontman Ray Davies confirmed the news, saying that the band may even play some live shows.

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    Paul McCartney's Carpool Karaoke Leaves James Corden In Tears | HuffPost

    The host of "The Late Late Show" gets emotional after singing "Let It Be" with the former Beatle.

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    DJ Fontana dead at 87 - Elvis Presley's legendary drummer and last surviving band member passes away, his son reveals

    ELVIS Presley’s drummer and last remaining member of The King’s original band has died. DJ Fontana passed away in his sleep last night aged, 87, according to an emotional Facebook post …

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    Elvis Presley's '68 Comeback Special to Hit Movie Theaters This Summer

    Release marks concert film's 50th annivesary

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    ‘The race for governor has turned into a scam’

    How California’s Democratic primary became a giant flop.

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    The Beatles' Revelatory White Album Demos: A Complete Guide

    We delve deep into the 1968 home recordings that planted the seeds for the band's classic self-titled double LP

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    Beatles' Esher Demos: Tapes That Became the White Album - Rolling Stone

    The group's jovial May 1968 home recordings mark the last time they sounded like true friends

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    The Sad Story of Elvis Presley's Senior Prom | Mental Floss

    Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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    Why Does Willie Nelson Still Do It? – Texas Monthly

    Willie Nelson talks to us about how he’s able to continuing writing—and touring—well into his eighties.

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    Watch Stray Cats Perform "Runaway Boys" and "Built for Speed" at Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend -

    If you're a big fan of the Kardashians, American Idol and Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" ("I'm in love with your body..."), you probably would've had a lousy time

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    Why leaving Fleetwood Mac may be a smart move for Lindsey Buckingham

    Anyone paying attention over the last few years could tell Lindsey Buckingham didn't seem to be having much fun.

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    David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, John Lennon Handwriting Turned Into Fonts

    Leonard Cohen and Serge Gainsbourg fonts have also been developed using their letters and notes

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    Jack White Says The White Stripes Was… ‘Jack White Solo’

    ’There’s only two people in the band... The melodies are coming from one person, the rhythm is coming from Meg,’ White told ’Rolling Stone.’

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    HBO's Definitive Documentary "Elvis Presley: The Searcher" Debuts at SXSW

    New archival footage of the king, the musician, and the man behind the music

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    Rolling Stones in “the early stages” of new studio album

    Keith Richards says work on their new studio album has begun - as Rolling Stones add extra London date in May

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    Listen To Jack White’s Frenetic New Single ’Over And Over And Over’

    Jack White’s ’Over and Over and Over’ feels like a resurgence of the explosive wildness he’s said has gone missing in rock music.

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    Charlie Watts: it wouldn't bother me if Rolling Stones split

    Seventy-six-year-old drummer says he would be fine if the band called it a day tomorrow

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    Quincy Jones Is Sorry for Calling The Beatles "No-Playing Motherf---ers"

    The legendary music producer and executive is walking back many comments he made in a recent interview. | iHeartRadio

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    Paul Simon announces 'Homeward Bound – The Farewell Tour'

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    Inside the Stunning Resurrection of Michael Nesmith's First National Band

    Ex-Monkee Michael Nesmith discusses why the recent reunion of his Seventies country-rock group the First National Band was a career highlight.

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    Quincy Jones Has a Story About That | GQ

    Quincy Jones has run with Frank Sinatra. Michael Jackson. Malcolm X. Prince. Tupac. Even Leni Riefenstahl—and the 84-year-old music legend has a tale for every famous name.

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    The 15 best Chicago music venues

    Catch a show at one of the best Chicago music venues, including intimate rock clubs, spacious concert halls and outdoor pavilions.

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    Muscle Shoals icons The Swampers releasing 'lost' album

    New archival LP finds studio musicians known for backing others' hits finally out-front on their own.

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    Greta Van Fleet’s Misty Mountain Revival

    How four Michigan kids are reclaiming the sounds of the Seventies.

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    Quiz: Which Elvis Presley is most like you?

    Are you more of a hip shaker, a soldier or a hunka hunka burning love? Take this personality test.

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    The 200 Best Songs of the 1960s | Pitchfork

    From James Brown to Etta James, Jimi Hendrix to Patsy Cline, here are the tracks that lit up the decade

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    Stray Cats will officially reunite at Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend in April

    The rockabilly trio will headline the four-day festival on Saturday, April 21.

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    Why The Beatles' Star Club Tapes Best Represent the Group's Early Bar-Band Spirit

    These raw 1962 bootlegs capture the young Fab Four at their hungriest

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    The Definitive Guide To Organizing Your Record Collection — Vinyl Me, Please

    We present the only guide you'll ever need for organizing your record collection.

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    Keith Richards reflects on the Rolling Stones’ BBC recordings, complete with threats of decapitation

    For all the outward swagger the Rolling Stones projected, there were certain situations that could intimidate even England’s bad boys of rock ‘n’ roll. Near the top of the list: p…

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    The Rolling Stones Are Making $10 Million a Night

    The Rolling Stones are making more money on tour per night than any other live music act right now.

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    Otis Redding: Remembering His Life 50 Years After His Death

    Looking back on the life of a soul legend who left far too early.

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    7 Musicians Nominated For A Grammy This Year (Whom You Might Have Missed)

    Did you know that The Rolling Stones, Pharrell and even famous composer John Williams have a chance at glory in January?

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    The Beatles’ ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ at 50: A Monument to Paul McCartney’s Genius

    Released fifty years ago—on November 27, 1967—the Beatles’ last slice of psychedelia is an underrated masterpiece, and more fun than ‘Sgt. Pepper.’

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    What Jack White's New Album Will Sound Like :: Indie Shuffle

    Detailing what has gone into the making of Jack White's forthcoming solo album.

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    Fats Domino, Architect Of Rock 'N' Roll, Dead At 89

    The rhythm-and-blues legend who became one of the progenitors of rock 'n' roll — and reportedly sold more than 65 million records along the way — died Tuesday.

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    Rolling Stones Collect Rare BBC Recordings for 'On Air'

    The Rolling Stones will collect 18 recordings the band performed on the BBC from 1963 to 1965 for the upcoming compilation 'On Air.'

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    Tom Petty's 'American Girl' was a standout of abstract beauty - The Washington Post

    Tom Petty's first major hit remains the prototypical example of his brand of excellent songwriting.

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    Another legend remembered | My Rick Springfield crush

    There's such collective sadness in our world today. Not only is there still the aftermath of earthquakes, hurricanes, floods and fires, there's the horrifying news out of Las Vegas of the mass shooting at an outdoor concert, with 58 confirmed dead and mor

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    The Rolling Stones want this guy in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame | New York Post

    The next time you hear a debate on who should be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, be sure to bring up the name of Hubert Sumlin. As pointed out in...

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    Elvis & ‘Cultural Appropriation' - Music Works Best When Borrowed

    If cultural appropriation is a crime, charge Elvis Presley. Culture thrives when it’s all shook up ...

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    Sparkle Moore: The Mysterious Rockabilly Pioneer You've Never Heard Of | Mental Floss

    Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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    Rolling Stones fans offered the chance to be part of Bill Wyman film

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    Sgt Pepper at 50: Liverpool music aficionados share their take on groundbreaking album

    Lawrence Saunders assembles Liverpool music and art aficionados to get their take on The Beatles' groundbreaking album amid the anniversary celebrations.

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    Sgt. Pepper Wasn’t Broken. So They Fixed It. | Big Think

    For the Sgt. Pepper 50th anniversary remix, good intentions and modern technology revitalize a classic album.

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    Conversation With A Legend: The Who's Pete Townshend On Art, Festivals And More

    Who guitarist Pete Townshend is bringing a classical version of Quadrophenia to the U.S. in September. To mark the occasion he talked about everything from Tommy and Desert Trip to the early days of rock in this exceptional interview.

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    Review: The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's' Anniversary Editions Reveal Wonders

    This 50th anniversary reconsideration of a major canonical work brings new mixes, in-development versions and may be how it was meant to be heard.

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    The History - Monterey International Pop Festival

    The Big Idea The impetus behind the staging of the Monterey International Pop Festival evolved one night in 1967, at Mama Cass Elliot’s house. Paul McCartney, J

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    How The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper” Was Retooled To Sound Fresh 50 Years Later

    Giles Martin remixed The Beatles’ most ambitious album with a blend of vintage technique and modern tools. It’s out May 26.

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    Beatles: Remembering Real 'Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds' - Rolling Stone

    Read how a drawing by John Lennon's three-year-old son Julian inspired "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds."

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    Months After His Death, Chuck Berry Gets His First Music Video

    A thrilling dance sequence unfolds at a high school sock hop to the gritty chug of Chuck Berry's "Big Boys."

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    Cassettes Are Making A Comeback, But Which Artists Are Actually Selling Them?

    Which artists are bothering to sell tapes in today's musical economy, and which titles have been performing well?

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    JC Brooks on how ‘The Neon Jungle’ straddles genres to retool the uptown funk sound

    The uptown sound is still around, but now under JC Brooks own name. His new album, The Neon Jungle can succinctly be described as an album-length soundtrack for one crazy/incredible night out.

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    How a St. Louis neighborhood called the Ville helped define Chuck Berry's art

    Chuck Berry was to St. Louis what Prince was to Minneapolis, what Elvis was to Memphis and what Sinatra was to New Jersey: Its citizens didn’t agree on much, but Berry was sacrosanct.

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    Chuck Berry Was the Sound of 20th Century America | Pitchfork

    Chuck Berry released his first single “Maybellene” in 1955, not long after the century he would help define reached its midpoint. Rock’n’roll was busy being born, set off four years earlier by “Rocket 88,” the Ike Turner side sung by Jackie Brenston that is often acknowledged as the genre’s first single.

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    Rolling Stones: Chuck Berry's Music 'Is Engraved Inside Us' - Rolling Stone

    The Rolling Stones paid tribute to rock & roll innovator Chuck Berry, both as a band and individually, in a series of statements following his death.

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    Peter Guralnick on Why Chuck Berry Is Greater Than You Think - Rolling Stone

    Peter Guralnick looks back on meetings with Chuck Berry stretching back nearly 40 years, and explains why his genius is deeper than it seems.

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    Chuck Berry: 10 Country Music Covers | Rolling Stone

    From Marty Robbins to Emmylou Harris, country artists have a long history of interpreting the rock pioneer's songs

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    Bon Jovi Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry | Billboard

    Bon Jovi paid tribute to the late Chuck Berry Saturday night (March 18) with a cover of his iconic song "Johnny B. Goode" at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

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    Chuck Berry was a master of detail whose music defined a genre

    To think of Berry’s work as simple — as vague or without specifics — is a profound misunderstanding of the compositions and classic recordings that made him a star.

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    The 50thirdand3rd Interview with - The Schizophonics

    Having been in the front row watching The Schizophonics at Field Trip South a few weeks ago all I can say is "This band is kick ass."

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    Dear Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nomination committee…

    Dear Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomination committee, I am writing to ask you to please nominate Rick Springfield to be inducted into the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He has been eligible since…

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    Two unreleased David Bowie albums due out for Record Store Day

    The 10th annual Record Store Day takes place next month on 22 April - and to mark the occasion, two previously unavailable David Bowie recordings will be released on vinyl.

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    Beatles Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney Reunite in Studio

    The surviving members of the Beatles came together in the studio on Sunday.

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    Musicians React To The Death Of 'Funky Drummer' Clyde Stubblefield

    Hip-hop artists indebted to Clyde Stubblefield's drum sounds paid homage to the late legend.

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    Cassette sales actually went up in 2016

    We're barely a month into the new year, but it's already clear some of us still want to live in the past. Case in point: US cassette tape sales actually grew in...

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    The Rolling Stones' New Blues: Inside Their Roots Revival, Bright Future

    The Rolling Stones discuss why they took a break from an album of originals to make 'Blue & Lonesome,' their raw new LP of blues covers.

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    35 Fabulous Facts About Frank Sinatra | Mental Floss

    Happy Birthday, Ol’ Blue Eyes!

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    Neil Diamond Announces Massive 50th Anniversary World Tour

    Neil Diamond will embark on his 50 Year Anniversary World Tour in 2017, which includes 39 concerts in North American arenas.

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    Rolling Stones pay tribute to their Chicago blues school on 'Blue & Lonesome' - Chicago Tribune

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    The 15 Best Unreleased Beatles Songs That You Can Listen to Now

    Incredibly, there's still great music by the Fab Four that hasn't been officially released.

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    Bob Dylan Pens Rare Essay, Offers Virtual Tour of Painting Exhibition | Pitchfork

    Bob Dylan’s paintings of American landscapes are being exhibited in London’s Halcyon Gallery. The show is called “The Beaten Path,” and Dylan has written an introduction to the exhibition in a rare essay published by Vanity Fair.

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    Chuck Berry Announces First Studio Album in 38 Years, Chuck | Pitchfork

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    The Rolling Stones' Blue and Lonesome: the classic songs they're covering | Music | The Guardian

    Jagger and Richards were blues fans when they met, and 50 years on the passion has endured. Learn about and listen to all the originals on their new covers album

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    Rolling Stones Preview Song From New Blues Album: Watch | Billboard

    The Rolling Stones shared a brief snippet of a bluesy track from their upcoming album, which is due out this Friday (Oct. 6).

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    Eight Days A Week: how Ron Howard brought the Beatles back to life | Film | The Guardian

    Howard’s new film captures the sweat, screams and cultural significance of the band’s touring years. He explains why the Fab Four still fascinates him

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    Jack White Says Jimmy Fallon’s Guitar Is For Babies, Then Almost Cries Over His | SPIN

    Last night, Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon attempted to bond with musical guest Jack White over their shared hobby of playing guitar. "I have a Fender Newporter

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    Listen to never-before-released Otis Redding live track, Just One More Day | Music | The Guardian

    Taken from a six-CD collection celebrating the soul giant’s career-changing performances on Sunset Strip in 1966

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    September is going to rock! The Autumn season may be upon us but it's still warm enough to enjoy live music under the night sky including shows such as Kraftwerk, Sigur Ros, and Hall & Oates with Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings at the Hollywood Bowl.

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    Hear The Beatles' Last-Ever Concert

    Read our detailed look at the end of the Beatles' touring career, which concluded 50 years ago with a show at San Francisco's Candlestick Park.

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    All Songs +1: The Beatles Are Live And Sounding Better Than Ever

    The Beatles were a great live band, but only three of their shows were ever professionally recorded. Now new technology takes those shows from The Hollywood Bowl and makes them sound better than ever.

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    Michael Nesmith joining the Monkees' 50th anniversary stop in L.A. - LA Times

    The Los Angeles homecoming stop next month on the Monkees’ 50th anniversary tour will include all three surviving members of the made-for-TV band, guitarist, singer and songwriter Michael Nesmith confirmed Friday.

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    Jack White announces ‘Acoustic Recordings’, shares unreleased White Stripes song

    The compilation features rare tracks, alternate versions and White Stripes material

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    Inside Elvis Presley's Legendary Man-Cave Studio - Rolling Stone

    Read the history of Elvis Presley's legendarily gaudy Jungle Room den, the site of his final recording sessions.

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    Hit The Road With The New Trailer For Ron Howard's 'The Beatles: Eight Days A Week'

    Is there anything left to say about The Beatles that we don’t already know? The impact, legacy, and importance of the biggest rock ‘n roll band ever has been dissected and studied over and over for years, setting up a particular challenge for Ron Howa

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    Beatles’ Hollywood Bowl Live Album to Drop in Time for Ron Howard Doc | Den of Geek

    The Beatles new album, Live At The Hollywood Bowl, hits shelves on September 9.

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    Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley Guitarist, Dead at 84

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    WATCH: Converse creates Chuck Taylor with built-in wah-wah pedal!

    The new sneakers are named after Chet Atkins, the first ever guitarist to use a wah-wah pedal.

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    22 Terrible Songs by Great Artists

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    Legendary Producer Chips Moman Dead at 79 | Rolling Stone

    Legendary producer Chips Moman, who worked with the likes of Elvis Presley and Willie Nelson, has died at 79.

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    At 75, things are coming easy for Ringo Starr - The Washington Post

    Former Beatles drummer continues to tour with his All-Starr Band and will play the Warner.

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    10 Wild LPs From Garage Rock's Greatest Year | Rolling Stone

    Sample 10 essential garage-rock albums from 1966, the year this gloriously raw style reached its apex.

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    1976-1978: CBGB's House Photographer Seminal Shots

    David Godlis was eyewitness to the 1970s New York punk scene. These are just a few of his seminal shots!

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    Ramones' Debut Album Gets 40th Anniversary Deluxe Reissue | Pitchfork

    This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Ramones' landmark debut album. The album is getting a deluxe edition reissue on July 29 via Rhino

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    Hollywood's iconic Capitol Studios opened in 1956 with Frank Sinatra conducting the orchestra for his Tone Poems of Color album. While millions have enjoyed the music made in the famed wood-paneled studios by artists ranging from The Beach Boys to Beastie Boys, few have stepped inside. On May 21 and 22, Capitol Studios will open its door to the public for tours to commemorate its 60th anniversary.

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    Photos: Inside Hollywood's Legendary Capitol Studios

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