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Elton John invites British students to his gig after they cover "I’m Still Standing"

A group of students at a school in Telford, England, received a personal thank-you video message from Elton John after...
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Ace of screen: Lemmy biopic in the works

The story of Lemmy is coming to the silver screen. According to Deadline, a biopic about the late Motörhead is in the works, directed by Greg...
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Roger Waters’ ‘Us + Them’ concert film coming to DVD and Blu-ray in October

The 2019 concert film Roger Waters: Us + Them, which features performances shot in Amsterdam during the ex-Pink Floyd singer/bassist...
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Ringo Starr offering the chance to have a 15-minute Zoom chat with him on his 80th birthday

Ringo Starr turns 80 on July 7, and in conjunction with the milestone birthday, he's offering the opportunity to win...
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Sammy Hagar & The Circle play Van Halen’s "Right Now" in latest their "Lockdown Sessions" video

Sammy Hagar and his band The Circle tackle the 1991 Van Halen gem "Right Now" in the eighth installment of...
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Court battle over rare 1962 Beatles demo to begin Tuesday in California

A court battle over a rare Beatles demo recorded during the band's first-ever sessions at London's Abbey Road Studios is...
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Controversy erupts in Liverpool over origin of name of Penny Lane, inspiration for famous Beatles song

Penny Lane, the famous street in Liverpool, U.K., that The Beatles immortalized in their hit 1967 song of the same...
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Sweet Instruction: Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton to host Rock Fantasy Camp "Masterclass" session

If you've always dreamed about getting a music lesson from Aerosmith bassist Tom Hamilton, no need to dream on! Hamilton...
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Roger Daltrey promoting Teen Cancer America, other resources for young cancer patients during COVID crisis

June is National Cancer Survivors Month, and while much media attention and financial resources are focused on the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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Shining stars: Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire reschedule joint Miraculous Supernatural Tour for 2021

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire were supposed to head out on a joint North American trek this month, dubbed...
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No, Tommy Lee is not playing on new song "Tommy Lee"

On Friday, rapper-singers Post Malone and Tyla Yaweh released a new song called "Tommy Lee." While several outlets reported that the Mötley Crüe drummer himself...
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Def Leppard releases limited-edition merchandise to benefit crew during COVID-19

Following Def Leppard's announcement that they were postponing their North American summer tour until next year due to the COVID-19...
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The Beatles’ ‘Get Back’ documentary focusing on the ‘Let It Be’ sessions delayed until August 2021

Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson's much-anticipated Beatles documentary, The Beatles: Get Back, has been pushed back almost a...
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Stagecoach Festival, which was to have featured ZZ Top & Bryan Adams, postponed until 2021

California's country-themed Stagecoach Festival was originally scheduled to take place this April, but in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it...
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The Spirit of Video: Rush debuts new animated clip for classic 1980 song

In conjunction with the recent release of the 40th anniversary reissue of Rush's 1980 Permanent Waves album, a new animated...