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Big Brother & The Holding Company releasing 50th anniversary major label debut

Coming on November 30th is the 50th anniversary of Big Brother & The Holding Company’s major label debut and the double-disc release of Sex, Dope & Cheap Thrills — featuring the material that introduced the world to Janis Joplin. The new set is being issued under its original title, which was nixed by Columbia Records…

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KISS to release solo albums box set in October

October 19th sees the release of KISS’ latest vinyl box set, KISS: The Solo Albums – 40th Anniversary Collection, a limited-edition 180-gram four-LP box set. Pre-orders are being taken for the limited run of 2,500 vinyl box sets, available exclusively through the band’s web store (https://www.shopkissonline.com) and The Sound of Vinyl (https://SOV.lnk.to/KISSSoloAlbumsText). According to the…

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Stone Temple Pilots guitarist denies estranged wife’s abuse claims

Stone Temple Pilots guitarist Dean DeLeo has denied claims by his estranged wife that he was ever abusive to her. According to TMZ, DeLeo pushed back against the accusations leveled by Jenn DeLeo in newly filed court documents. Among the claims that Jenn made when she filed for divorce last June was that he allegedly…

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Billy Idol set for 2019 Vegas runs

Billy Idol will be returning to Las Vegas for two, five-night residencies at The Pearl Theater at the Palms Casino Resort in January and October 2019. Idol spoke with USA Today and said that he and Vegas make for a good fit:  “It’s a fun place to be really, you can have a lot of fun…

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Paul McCartney says new version of ‘Let It Be’ movie in the works

During a chat with Canadian radio, Paul McCartney revealed that an entirely revamped version of the Beatles’ final movie, Let It Be, is likely in the works. DenOfGeek.com reported McCartney, who’s riding high with Egypt Station — his first chart-topper in 36 years — was asked about that status of Let It Be finally seeing…

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Mike Levitt

Congratulations to Mike Levitt from St. Louis, MO, our “Listener of the Day”

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7th Day: September 23, 2018

This week on the 7th Day we feature albums by Eric Clapton, Monster Truck, Don Henley, Billy Squier, Dan Fogelberg, and Mötley Crüe

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KSHE Court: Booze & Zoos

Today’s Burning Question comes from listener, Glenn who writes: “I have a suggestion for kshe court a burning question , should alcohol be allowed at the St Louis zoo. I say no it should not because it is more of a family oriented place and it should be a safe place for children Thank you …

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Bob Seger confirms this is final tour, additional dates added

After a career that has spanned more than 50 years, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band will hit the road for one last time on their final tour. Seger has a string of shows booked for later this year to make up for the concerts postponed after he was forced off the road for…

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Jimi Hendrix Remembered

It was 48 years ago today (September 18th, 1970) that Jimi Hendrix died at the age of 27, about two months shy of his 28th birthday. Nearly five decades later, the events surrounding his death remain sketchy at best, with the only clear fact being that the coroner report stated that Hendrix had asphyxiated in…

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Slash and The Conspirators share new song ‘My Antidote’

Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators has shared a new song called “My Antidote.” The track is taken from Slash and the band’s new album, Living The Dream, which is out this Friday (September 21st). The song also follows up the LP’s first single, “Driving Rain,” which has cracked the Top 10 at rock…

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Dave Grohl to appear on future episode of ‘Sesame Street’

Foo Fighters leader Dave Grohl will appear on an upcoming episode of Sesame Street, to help the iconic kids’ educational TV show mark its 50th anniversary in 2019. Puppeteer Ryan Dillon broke the news on his Instagram feed, showing a shot of Grohl with Big Bird and Elmo with the caption: “Dave Grohl was incredible.…

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Paul McCartney kicks off 2018 North American tour

There weren’t many surprises last night (September 17th) at the opening night show Paul McCartney’s “Freshen Up” tour, which kicked off at Quebec City’s Videotron Centre. “Macca” is riding high with his new Egypt Station album, which earned him his first Number One album since 1982’s Tug Of War. McCartney’s opening set last night began…

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Dakota Kremers

Congratulations to Dakota Kremers from Granite City, IL, our “Listener of the Day”