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IN OTHER NEWS Jackson Browne, Sting and more. The opening night of Jackson Browne‘s tour on Sunday in Washington, D.C. did not include an encore because he went right up to the curfew with his main set. The Margaritaville casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, which licenses the name from Jimmy Buffett, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, just over two ... Read More »

Bootleg Release.

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ROLLING STONES: Official Bootlegs Being Given an Official Release Two rare concerts are being released in November. Audio from two of the four Official Bootleg shows The Rolling Stones released in 2011 and ’12 will be released by Eagle Rock in November under the banner of From the Vault. The first is Hampton Coliseum – Live In 1981, captured on ... Read More »

Bowie Day!

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DAVID BOWIE: He Can Be a Hero, Just For One Day Chicago has proclaimed September 23rd in his honor. David Bowie is getting his day. Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has declared September 23rd David Bowie Day in the Windy City in conjunction with the opening of the David Bowie Is… exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art. In his proclamation, ... Read More »

Slash Faves.

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SLASH: His Favorites Are… He names his 12 most influential guitarists — including Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix and a few real surprises. Esquire magazine asked Slash to choose the 12 guitarists who’ve influenced him the most and they are: Joe Perry and Brad Whitford of Aerosmith: “Those two guys just have always personified rock guitar to me, and ... Read More »

About Done…

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MOTLEY CRUE: And in the End… Vince Neil says they hope to end their final tour in Las Vegas, or in Los Angeles in 2016. Vince Neil says when Motley Crue complete their Final Tour sometime in 2015, they hope to cap it off late in the year with a few shows in his hometown of Las Vegas, followed by ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL

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A baker has been prosecuted for head-butting a sausage roll machine in anger when it stopped working properly. Shane Thompson, 22, was working on the £27,000 computer-controlled machine when he lost his temper and head-butted the display screen. His attack created a crack measuring six inches by four inches in the display, Scarborough Magistrates heard today. Thompson’s bosses said it ... Read More »