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Duane Allman’s ‘Layla’ guitar sells for $1.2 million

Duane Allman's 1957 Gibson Les Paul gold top, on which he performed the solo on the Derek & The Dominos'...
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Happy Birthday David Crosby

Happy Birthday to David Crosby who turns 78 today (August 14th). Crosby, who's in the midst of a brilliant third...
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Lynyrd Skynyrd postpones this weekend’s shows

Lynyrd Sknynyrd has been forced to postpone this weekend's shows as the band's sole-surviving co-founder Garry Rossington recovers from a...
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Joe Walsh taps ZZ Top and more for ‘Vets Aid 2019’

Joe Walsh announced that ZZ Top has signed on to perform at Vets Aid 2019. Also joining in will be...
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Bruce Springsteen director calls ‘Broadway’ live special a ‘dream project’

Bruce Springsteen's longtime archivist, editor, and director Thom Zimny is thrilled with the way his film version of Springsteen On...
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Star-studded Chuck Berry doc set to premiere in October

A new Chuck Berry documentary, titled simply, Chuck Berry, chronicles the life and career of the "Father of Rock N'...
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Pete Townshend feels The Who continue to break new ground

Pete Townshend says that The Who's current tour has challenged him. In a new Live Nation promotional video spotlighting the...
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Foo Fighters ask fans to help with festival set list

Foo Fighters are preparing to headline the massive Reading and Leeds festivals in the U.K., and the band is seeking...
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Happy Birthday Mark Knopfler

Happy Birthday to former Dire Straits guitarist and leader Mark Knopfler who celebrates his 69th birthday today (August 12th)! Knopfler...
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Bruce Springsteen releases 1986 Bridge School performance

Bruce Springsteen has finally released his legendary October 13th, 1986 set from the inaugural Bridge School Benefit at Mountain View,...
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Jerry Garcia Remembered

It was 24 years ago today (August 9th, 1995) that Grateful Dead singer-guitarist Jerry Garcia died of a heart attack...
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The Beatles releasing deluxe ‘Abbey Road’ collection on September 27th

Set for release on September 27th is the 50th anniversary edition of The Beatles' 1969 swan song Abbey Road. Newly...
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Roger Daltrey not nostalgic for Woodstock

Nearly 50 years on, Roger Daltrey is one of the legendary performers from 1969's Woodstock, who doesn't view the festival...
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Metallica shares trailer for ’S&M2′ concert film

Metallica has shared the official trailer for S&M2, the concert movie that will be filmed at the band's two shows...
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New Bruce Springsteen book timed for 70th birthday

Set for publication on Bruce Springsteen's 70th birthday on September 23rd will be Long Walk Home: Reflections On Bruce Springsteen,...