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Need a Last Minute gift? How about a Box set?

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If you need a last-minute Christmas gift for that music fan in your life, this was a good year for box sets. Here are some of the top classic rock offerings: Bob Dylan & The Band – Bootleg Series Vol. 11: Basement Tapes Complete Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young – CSNY 1974 Queen – Live at the Rainbow ’74: Super ... Read More »

More Satisfaction Next Year??

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Mick Jagger has hinted at possibly more dates for The Rolling Stones next year. In a video thanking their fans for their support this year, he says, “Maybe we’ll see you in 2015.”     Read More »

A Christmas Greeting from Keith!

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Keith Richards has posted a Christmas greeting in which he says, “See you next year.” There are rumors that they will take the tour to South America and possibly back to the U.S. Read More »

Top 10 Joe Cocker Songs


Though he came of age musically as a member of the Woodstock generation, Joe Cocker is one of the last of the great rock interpreters. He remains most famous for what he did with others’ words, even in an era that prized songwriting more than singing. And so, any list of top Joe Cocker songs necessarily includes tunes written by ... Read More »

2014: Stories of the Year


2014′s biggest rock music stories weren’t all the different from a typical year’s. There were comeback albums by long-dormant rock giants, some troubling brushes with the law, long goodbyes and a notorious motormouth calling the President of the United States a “subhuman mongrel.” OK, maybe that last one doesn’t happen every year, but from reunions to arrests to deaths, 2014′s ... Read More »

‘Experimental’ songs on next Def Leppard album


Def Leppard have never been known for being particularly avant garde, but singer Joe Elliott hinted at some potentially surprising stuff on the band’s new album during a recent interview. During a recent interview, Elliott was asked to offer fans a few hints as to what they’ll be able to expect from the group’s upcoming ninth studio LP, due sometime ... Read More »