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Marty Rosenbaum
May 19, 2020 - 8:07 am
After uncertainty encompassed the event, America’s first “socially distant” concert took place last night as Bishop Gunn vocalist Travis McCready performed at TempleLive in Fort Smith, Arkansas on May 18.
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Michael Cerio
March 09, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Jimmy Eat World and The Front Bottoms are joining forces for the ‘Criminal Energy Tour,’ launching this August. The band is celebrating their 10th studio album, ‘Surviving.’
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Bob Diehl
March 09, 2020 - 10:00 am
Pearl Jam is offering a one night only presentation in movie theaters around the world. Fans who attend the Gigaton Listening Experience will be treated to the entire album in Dolby Atmos. It will be enhanced with visuals created by Evolve.
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bob-diehl
January 15, 2020 - 5:09 am
The Doobie Brothers , Depeche Mode , Nine Inch Nails , The Notorious B.I.G. , T. Rex and Whitney Houston are this year’s inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a long time coming for the Doobies, who helped soundtrack the 70s with hits like “China Grove” and have been eligible...
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bob-diehl
January 10, 2020 - 10:02 am
Vinyl made a comeback years ago, and the format is proving to have staying power. According to Nielsen Music’s year-end report, vinyl now represents 26% of all physical album sales with 18.8 million units sold in 2019. That’s compared to 54.8 million CDs. Vinyl remains especially popular with the...
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michael-cerio
November 26, 2019 - 6:30 am
We’ve heard of sending a song to someone during a breakup, but this is the first we’ve heard of sending the singer. Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray got an uncommon request through Cameo, the service that allows you to hire celebrities to deliver messages on your behalf. The “Fly” singer and former Extra...
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Bob Diehl
October 28, 2019 - 6:51 am
The iconic sweater worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana ’s MTV Unplugged performance sold for $334,000 at auction – a record. Julian’s Auctions says the price exceeded expectations and became the most expensive sweater ever sold at an auction. The olive sweater is a Manhattan-brand cardigan, size...
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Bob Diehl
October 18, 2019 - 9:18 am
If music lovers have anything to say about it, Pat Benatar , The Doobie Brothers and Soundgarden can start making plans to be in Cleveland next year. The three artists have jumped out to an early lead in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Fan Vote. With more than a million ballots already cast,...
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Bob Diehl
October 15, 2019 - 6:07 am
The class of 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees are out, and it’s an eclectic list of artists. Nine of them are on the ballot for the first time: Dave Matthews Band , The Doobie Brothers , Whitney Houston , Motörhead , The Notorious B.I.G. , Pat Benatar , Soundgarden , T. Rex and Thin Lizzy...
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