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WHITEHOUSE

  The man who jumped over the White House fence and sprinted through the main floor of the mansion could have gotten even farther had it not been for an off-duty Secret Service agent who was coincidentally in the house and leaving for the night. The agent who finally tackled Omar Gonzalez had been serving on the security detail for ... Read More »

Headlines

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IN OTHER NEWS Duane Allman, KISS, Paul McCartney, Sammy Hagar and more. Vineville Avenue in Macon, Georgia has been renamed Duane Allman Memorial Boulevard. The Allman Brothers Band Museum, The Big House, is on Vineville. The Big House is where the band used to live and rehearse. KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer is going through a rough stretch. Last week his ... Read More »

Free Online Listen.

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PINK FLOYD: Offering Up a Taste They’ve posted samples of their new album, The Endless River, on their website. Pink Floyd are offering up a preview of their first album in 20 years, The Endless River, by posting song samples at PinkFloyd.com. Recorded during the sessions for The Division Bell in 1993, this serves as a tribute to the band’s ... Read More »

Back At It.

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FLEETWOOD MAC: Mac Is Back The band first tour with Christine McVie in 16 years gets under way Tuesday night in Minneapolis. Fleetwood Mac‘s most successful lineup is back on the road tonight for the first time in 16 years following the return of singer and keyboardist Christine McVie. Chris, who retired in 1998, overcame her fear of flying to ... Read More »

Sneak Peak.

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LED ZEPPELIN: Rain Without the Piano Band offers up a sneak peak at an alternate version of ‘The Rain Song.’ Led Zeppelin has offered up a sneak peak at an alternate version of “The Rain Song,” which is part of the bonus disc on the reissue of Houses of the Holy, which comes out on October 28th along with the ... Read More »

New CD.

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BRYAN ADAMS: Tips His Hat Today     His collection of cover songs, Tracks of My Years, is out today. Bryan Adams is back with a new release today, albeit one filled with songs made famous by others. Tracks of My Years is a collection of 14 songs that he grew up listening to. Among them are The Beatles‘ “Anytime ... Read More »