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Two Long Out-of-Print Jimi Hendrix Albums to Be Reissued

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Two long out-of-print Jimi Hendrix albums — ‘Cry of Love’ and ‘Rainbow Bridge’ — will be reissued next month. The classic LPs, which were originally released after Hendrix’s death in 1970, were culled from sessions that the guitar legend had worked on in 1969 and 1970. Back when the albums came out in 1971, they received a ton of attention, since they ... Read More »

Back To The Basement?

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DYLAN, MUMFORD, COSTELLO: New Basement Tapes Out in Nov. Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes also features My Morning Jacket’s Jim James and Dawes’ Taylor Goldsmith. The T-Bone Burnett-produced recordings of newly discovered Bob Dylan lyrics will be released on November 11th. Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes sees Elvis Costello, Mumford and Sons‘ Marcus Mumford, My Morning ... Read More »

Early Pics.

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BEATLES: Rare Pics Found The photos show the Fab Four meeting kids while filming A Hard Day’s Night. A whole batch of rare Beatles photographs were discovered recently by U.K. kids charity. The staff at The Children’s Society discovered the photographs in an archive which contained a copy of the charity’s magazine from 1964. It featured an article on children ... Read More »

New Film.

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FLOYD: Waters’ Wall Film Sets Premiere Roger Waters‘ The Wall will debut at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 6th. Rogers Waters‘ film about his lengthy tour of Pink Floyd‘s The Wall will have its world premiere next month. Roger Waters’ The Wall will debut at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 6th. The festival describes the film ... Read More »

Book Signings.

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AEROSMITH: Perry Sets First Book Appearances     He’s got four signings lined up starting the day Rocks: My Life in and Out of Aerosmith is published. Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has announced the first signings for his upcoming autobiography. Rocks: My Life in and Out of Aerosmith, co-written with famed biographer David Ritz, will be published on October 7th. That day, Perry ... Read More »

Aerosmith Return to the Stage Without Recovering Joey Kramer

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When the members of Aerosmith needed to find a temporary fill-in for ailing drummer Joey Kramer, they didn’t have far to look. Kramer fell ill before the band’s Aug. 13 tour stop in Concord, CA, forcing the cancellation of the gig and putting the group in a temporary bind while he’s on the mend following what’s being called a “minor ... Read More »