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IN OTHER NEWS Kinks, Rodgers, Adams and more. Kinks guitarist Dave Davies has weighed in on Thursday’s referendum to see if Scotland will break away from the United Kingdom. He says, “Scotland has their own parliament and they’re virtually self governing anyway, so I think it’s better they stay part of the United Kingdom. We are a more powerful force ... Read More »

New Documentary.

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GENESIS: Doc Headed to Showtime in October Sum of the Parts will air on October 10th. The Genesis documentary, Sum of the Parts, which was produced by the BBC, will be shown here in the States on Showtime starting October 10th. It features new interviews with Peter Gabriel, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Steve Hackett, and follows the ... Read More »

1998 Re-Release.

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ERIC CLAPTON: Super Pilgrim     His 1998 album, Pilgrim, is being reissued as a Super Audio CD. Eric Clapton‘s 1998 album, Pilgrim, is being re-released as a Hybrid SACD (Super Audio CD). The album was his first disc of original material since 1989′s Journeyman. Among the songs on this collection is “My Father’s Eyes,” which he occasionally still does ... Read More »

Apple Scraps.

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U2: Bono’s Still on Your iPhone, Even If You Removed Songs You may be able to delete their new album from your library, but you can’t delete an image of the U2 frontman from your iPhone. With the furor still raging over Apple’s decision to drop U2‘s new free album Songs of Innocence into everyone’s iTunes account, Bono haters got ... Read More »

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IN OTHER NEWS Rod Stewart, Moody Blues, Aerosmith and more. Rod Stewart provided the entertainment at a wedding in Yorkshire, England on Saturday, playing for 200 guests. Asia canceled their show this Wednesday in York, Pennsylvania “for reasons beyond the band’s control.” Cheap Trick performed at Chicago’s Wrigley Field on Saturday. On Friday, singer Robin Zander played a solo show ... Read More »

Feast Of Friends

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DOORS: New Documentary Feast of Friends will be accompanied by several other documentary features on the November 11th home video release. The first and only film produced about The Doors during their original existence is coming to home video. Feast of Friends, a documentary long held back by legal issues involving Jim Morrison, will finally be released November 11th by ... Read More »

George-Fest

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GEORGE HARRISON: Weeklong Tribute Conan O’Brien to honor the late Beatle on his show each night next week. Conan O’Brien will pay tribute to the music of George Harrison over four nights starting Monday, September 22nd. He’s booked Beck, Norah Jones, George’s son, Dhani Harrison, and others to sing Harrison songs on his TBS show. This all ties in with ... Read More »

New Tour?

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E.L.O.: Return to Stage Jeff Lynne performed with his version of the band in front of a paid audience for the first time in 28 years in London over the weekend. Jeff Lynne returned to the stage with E.L.O. for the first time in years at London’s Hyde Park Sunday. Not counting a pair of invitation-only 2001 TV show tapings ... Read More »

New Music For Free.

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U2: Apple Says 33 Million Have “Experienced” Their Songs U2‘s Songs of Innocence may be one of the most controversial album releases of all time. And, now, it just might be one of the most successful. U2‘s Songs of Innocence may be one of the most controversial album releases of all time, with a firestorm erupting over Apple’s decision to ... Read More »

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IN OTHER NEWS Paul McCartney, Wings and Aerosmith Three members of Wings – guitarists Denny Laine and Laurence Juber and drummer Steve Holley — will pay their respects to their former boss, Paul McCartney, at the To Sir With Love tribute at the annual Abbey Road on the River Beatles festival. The event takes place October 24th to the 26th ... Read More »