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LED ZEPPELIN: Another Reissue Preview This time it’s an alternate mix of “Rock and Roll” from Led Zeppelin Four. Led Zeppelin have shared another preview of their upcoming reissues. The band is streaming an alternate mix of “Rock and Roll” from Led Zeppelin Four which, upon close listen, isn’t really that different from the album version. The next installment in ... Read More »

The Lowe Down…


NICK LOWE: Holiday Tour Announced He’ll support his 2013 holiday album Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection for All the Family with 13 December shows in the East and Midwest. Nick Lowe has announced a 13-show holiday season tour. The British rocker — best known for “Cruel to Be Kind” — released Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection for All the Family ... Read More »

All Elton’s Billys?

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ELTON JOHN: London Production of Billy Elliot to Be Screened in Theater A special performance of the musical — with 25 past and present Billys — will be screened in U.S. theaters on three nights in November. Elton John‘s original musical Billy Elliot will be screened at select U.S. theaters in November. The show, which closed in January 2012 after ... Read More »


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ALICE COOPER: Covers for Nashville Club He invited fans to a club after he opened for Motley Crue Wednesday night. Alice Cooper played a surprise set at a bar in Nashville Wednesday night. Just after the show at the Bridgestone Arena ended Cooper tweeted, “If you’re looking for more rock after the Motley Crue [and] Alice Cooper show in Nashville ... Read More »

And So…It Begins!


What can I say? The welcome, has been overwhelming! Thank you so much for the all of e-mails & calls this week. I couldn’t be happier to be here at KSLX, and hosting “The Rock Zone,” every night before Alice Cooper. I have some fun ideas. Let’s see if the bosses let me get away with them That’s for another ... Read More »



CHICAGO (WLS) — A man wanted by police tried to fit into the sea of runners during the Chicago Marathon race. Bryan Duffy ran from Chicago police officers when they approached him on State Street on Sunday, officials said. He jumped into a group of marathon runners, they said, and tried to blend in. Chicago police officers eventually tackled Duffy, ... Read More »