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31 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Nebraska’ Album Released

When Bruce Springsteen started recording a batch of new songs to a four-track tape machine in his New Jersey bedroom in January 1982, he wasn’t planning to release an album. The acoustic demos were to be used as guidelines for the E Street Band, who would bring their epic heft to the two dozen or so songs Springsteen had recently written. But something happened along the way to Springsteen’s sixth album: The more he listened to the bare, stark songs on the cassette he carried around, the more he thought this was how they were supposed to sound.

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Fleetwood Mac Album Down To Nicks

There are certain bands that, when they get back together after years of vacation from the rock music industry, go on tour, and regain their energy for their own music you don't care if they come out with a new record or not

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Today Is One Hit Wonder Day

One minute they were here, the next they were gone in a blink of an eye, disappearing into a vast land, never to be heard of again. They made us laugh, they made us cry, sometimes they even made us sick to our stomachs! They were songs that were hits, but not from those artists who spanned the test of time with countless hits, but from artists who didn’t make it past that 1 song. Those songs that were very much a part of our past as those major hit makers, are commonly known as "One Hit Wonders!"

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Never-Before-Seen Footage Of Nirvana’s ‘Live & Loud’ Concert Released

With the death of Kurt Cobain rock and roll took a hit that some said the likes of which would be hard to recover from. Now it seems that due to the wonders of digital recordings saved by friends the band Nirvana lives on

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Ray Charles Honored With Postage Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service has honored the late great Ray Charles as a part of their “Music Icons Forever” stamp series yesterday, on what would have been Ray's 83rd birthday.

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Bruce Springsteen Still Boss at 64

Hard to believe that some of our favorite rockers are now eligible for AARPS! But even still, Bruce Springsteen, who turns 64 today, is still rockin' and I don't mean in a chair!

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Hendrix Final Interview To Be Aired

He changed the face of rock and roll. He inspired, motivated, enhanced and created a new canvas in the 60's with his music and unique guitar playing. Today there is only one Jimi Hendrix and he passed away 43 years ago last week

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Christine McVie To Sing With Fleetwood Mac

One of my brushes with fame was when I was booking rock and roll bands thirty years ago and I got to spend the day with Fleetwood Mac, in Casper, at the fairgrounds rodeo arena.

While waiting for the Mac to take the stage I got to sit in trailers and "chat" with the band

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Black Sabbath Iommi’s Updates Fans On Cancer Treatment And Tour

Being a Rock Star is truly something special. What many forget is the fact that their rock gods are just people to. And can become afflicted with the same problems, issues and diseases that plague us little people

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Steven Tyler: Doctors Are Dealers

The disease of addiction is cunning, baffling, and powerful. Why would some one continue to use drugs when their abuse sneaks up on people and then begin to take one's money, one's job, one's family and eventually one's life? That's the ultimate question about addiction and the treatment there of

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Soundgarden Has A Future – Cornell

Soundgarden was always one of my favorite "heavier" bands. And when egos, money, women, and all the trappings of rock and roll began to get in the way of music. I lost interest. Just another famous band that should be piled on the wood pile of failed potential greatness due to over indulgence

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Which Is Better With Sunday Night Football Theme, Faith Or Carrie

Carrie Underwood had her big debut on Sunday Night Football doing the theme that Faith Hill used to do. But who’s is better?

While I love Carrie Underwood, when I listen to Faith Hill’s version, I gotta say Faith has a stronger and more seasoned voice and other attributes that you may have noticed

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