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IN OTHER NEWS Elton, Hagar, Toto and more. Elton John will marry his partner, David Furnish, on Sunday at their home in Windsor, England. It comes nine years to the day that they entered into a civil partnership in England. Earlier this week, it became legal in England to convert civil partnerships into marriages. Toto have announced a European tour ... Read More »

Honors.

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GEORGE HARRISON: Lifetime Achievement. He will be recognized by the Recording Academy along with The Bee Gees and others in February. George Harrison, The Bee Gees, Buddy Guy and Wayne Shorter are among the list of honorees of the Recording Academy’s Special Merit Award. They will each receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, while producer Richard Perry, songwriters Barry Mann and ... Read More »

Riff-O-Rama!

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KEITH RICHARDS: 71 Years Young In celebration of his 71st birthday, here is a list of his Top 10 guitar riffs.   Keith Richards turned 71 on Thursday and in celebration, the folks at Gibson.com have listed what they feel are his 10 best guitar riffs. They are, in chronological order: “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” – 1965 “Get Off ... Read More »

Benefitting Wounded Warriors.

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MOODY BLUES: Christmas Helping Bassist John Lodge has recorded a Christmas song with the proceeds going to the Wounded Warrior Project. Moody Blues bassist John Lodge has been in the studio putting the finishing touches on his new album, 10,0000 Light years Ago, which will be out on April 14th. While in there last week he performed an impromptu acoustic ... Read More »

ARE YOU IN A DOG STATE OR A CAT STATE?

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Some states have more dogs, and others, more cats. See why being in a “dog state” or “cat state” hardly tells the whole story. Does this pet map of cat states versus dog states tell the whole truth, and nothing but the truth?   A recent study on pet ownership conducted by the American Veterinary Medical Association reveals that there ... Read More »