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TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – LAYING MILES OF USELESS CABLE

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Photo Credit – flickr.com So perhaps you’ve heard of the Large Hadron Collider?  It’s only the world’s largest particle accelerator located in Europe that some eggheads herald as one of the greatest inventions by modern man while conspiracy eggheads fear the research conducted there could create a black hole that would swallow our planet. For the uninitiated, the LHC is ... Read More »

PAYING TRIBUTE TO JEFFERSON AIRPLANE’S PAUL KANTNER ON TODAY’S LEGENDS OF ROCK

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Photo Credit – wikipedia.org Today on the Legends of Rock, we pay tribute to Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner who passed away yesterday. According to his longtime friend & publicist, Cynthia Bowman, he died of complications from multiple organ failure & septic shock.  He’d had a heart attack earlier this week & had suffered another one in March of last year. ... Read More »

Flashinback with Paul Kantner today…

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Paul Kantner born March 17th, 1941, co-founded Jefferson Airplane, had a second heart attack this week and died Thursday of multiple organ failure. They are the only group to appear in the movies of all three of the most famous festivals of the late ‘60s, Monterey Pop, Woodstock and Altamont (Gimme Shelter). Kantner was inducted into the Rock and Hall ... Read More »

David Bowie ~ Lord of the Rings ~

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Did you know David Bowie tried out for a role in The Lord of the Rings trilolgy?…. According to the The Huffington Post that Bowie entered, signed in and headed in to audition.  Monaghan speculates that “Bowie wanted the part of Gandalf, which eventually went to Sir Ian McKellan, but it’s just a guess. It’s also been speculated that Bowie ... Read More »

PAUL KANTNER OF JEFFERSON AIRPLANE DEAD AT 74

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Photo Credit – wikipedia.org According to his longtime publicist & friend, Cynthia Bowman, Jefferson Airplane guitarist Paul Kantner has passed away due to multiple organ failure & septic shock.  He had suffered a heart attack earlier this week & another in March of 2015.  A string of recent health problems had exacerbated the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member’s ... Read More »