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Rob Espinosa
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51 Years Ago Today… a footnote

When I posted the article on this, the 51st anniversary of Jimi Hendrix becoming a star, I saw the video of Jimi burning his guitar many times over the years and other shots on documentaries and stills of that seminal moment in music history that launched careers of musical heavyweights and changed a generation, the nation and eventually the world. No small feat, but music did that, and this was a critical spot, with 1967's Monterey Pop Fest

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Rob Espinoza
Rob Espinoza
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All That’s Left After 51 Years Ago Today

On June 18th of 1967, a then unknown group wowed the crowd with psychedelic music and a performance the likes of which had never been seen before, EVER. At the end of their music changing set, our star lit his guitar on fire

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
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Journey Drummer Arrested On Suspicion of Domestic Violence

Sunday morning, Journey drummer Deen Castronovo was arrested following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend at their home in Salem, Oregon.

According to the website TMZ.com, Castronovo will be charged with assault, coercion and menacing. Sadly, this isn't hi

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
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Van Halen to Offer Remasterd Versions of Four Albums

Van Halen earlier this year re-issued their 1978 debut and the seminal 1984.

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YouTube
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Karaoke Singer Gets the Surprise of Her Life from Ed Sheeran [VIDEO]

What happens when you're singing one of your favorite songs at a karaoke show and that artist walks in the room? That's what happened over the weekend at a mall in Canada. Watch the video here...

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Category: Music News, Videos
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Express Newspapers, Getty Images
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The Birth Of Rock Festivals 51 Years Ago Today [VIDEO]

It was the birth of major rock festivals, when about 50,000 people showed up for the live music. The Who, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin & Simon & Garfunkel become international stars overnight due to the media coverage.  All artists performed for free except for Ravi Shankar.

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Rick Kern, Stringer, Getty Images
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‘Dazed and Confused’ Sequel To Be Named After Classic Van Halen Song

Remember the classic 1994 stoner movie 'Dazed and Confused'? Director Richard Linklater is currently filming a sequel and plans to name the film after the popular 1980 Van Halen song 'Everybody Wants Some'.

The film will follow main character Mitch Kramer into college in the early 80's, where he plays on th

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Smash Mouth Singer Meltdown In Ft. Collins [VIDEO] [NSFW]

The Taste Of Fort Collins featured Smash Mouth and an unfortunate obscenity laced rant by lead singer Steve Harwell over a piece of bread being tossed on stage.

The Taste Of Fort Collins is a family friendly event and was definitely not the time or place for this kind of major meltdown

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
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Van the Man Morrison Is Now Sir Van [AUDIO]

Van Morrison has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II as part of 2015 edition of the U.K. monarch's annual Birthday Honors List.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
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Watch Drummers Influenced by Ringo Starr on Ringo’s Kit

Ringo Starr's influence was on full display earlier this year during his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, as a solo artist.

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:Timothy Hiatt, Getty Images
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See Billy Joel Live Tonight from Bonnaroo

Billy Joel is headlining the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester Tennessee.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
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Veteran Rockers Living Colour To Open For Aerosmith at CFD

If you're going to see Aerosmith at Cheyenne Frontier Days on Wednesday, July 22nd, plan to get their early. Veteran rockers Living Colour were officially announced this week as the opening act for Aerosmith's upcoming Blue Army tour.

The band, known best for their Grammy winning 1989 song 'Cu

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