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New Album?

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BILLY JOEL: Don’t Hold Your Breath Amid a mammoth New Yorker profile, Billy reveals his thoughts about recording another pop vocal album. Billy Joel hasn’t released an album of new pop songs since 1993’s River of Dreams — don’t hold your breath waiting for his next one. In a lengthy profile titled “Thirty-Three-Hit Wonder” in this week’s New Yorker, Joel ... Read More »

Benefit Show.

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NEIL YOUNG, PEARL JAM: Bridge School Benefit This Weekend Florence and the Machine, Brian Wilson and Soundgarden are also on the diverse bill. The 28th annual Bridge School Benefit concerts will take place Saturday and Sunday at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. Neil Young headlines the show as usual, but what might cause some backstage tension is that ... Read More »

ECLIPSE PICTURES FROM A FEW YEARS AGO

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A few years ago when there was a similar eclipse to the one we’re experiencing today, I climbed the hill behind my house & took a cool set of binoculars that could take pictures & snapped a few.  Big mistake.  Camera hasn’t worked since.  So don’t let my stupidity sully the glory of the fact that at least I have ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – YOU CAN’T BE A BANK ROBBER AND A SMOKER

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PITTSBURGH – A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a federal judge in Pittsburgh. The worker told police that a man matching 38-year-old Paul Carman’s description appeared nervous moments after the October 2013 robbery in Ambridge, when Carman threw his shirt in ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Bob Seger, Steven Tyler, David Crosby, KISS and many others. Bob Seger will join country singer Jason Aldean on an episode of CMT Crossroads, which will air on the cable channel November 28th at 10pm ET. Steven Tyler will perform on CMA Country Christmas, December 1st at 8pm ET on ABC. He will be joined by singer-guitarist ... Read More »

New Box Set.

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CREAM: Six-LP Vinyl Box Announced The band that helped create the concept of blues-rock releases all their studio and live recordings in a deluxe vinyl box set   . Cream is the latest iconic band to announce a deluxe vinyl reissue. All four of their studio albums and both of their live LPs will be released by Universal on November ... Read More »