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Uninspired and Likely Mad As Hell: Jason Isbell is Building a Rock and Roll Monster with The Nashville Sound

by Rob Slater on April 27, 2017
Rock is about to get its next standout record of 2017 this June when Jason Isbell unleashes The Nashville Sound on the world, complete with thrashing guitars and soaring vocals from him and the...
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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Has Finally Met Guitar Strings He Cannot Break

April 27, 2017
Metallica's Kirk Hammett took the new Ernie Ball Paradigm strings for a spin which I'm told by sources are the most advanced guitar strings ever created and cannot be destroyed. They're like the...
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Dave Grohl Talks New Book with Mom, Sits in with Jon Batiste and Preservation Hall Jazz Band on Colbert

April 27, 2017
Virginia and Dave Grohl appeared on Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night to talk about Mama Grohl's new book From Cradle to Stage, which chronicles the stories of the mothers of your favorite...
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Umphrey’s McGee Put One of Their Very Good West Coast Shows on Spotify And You Should Listen

April 26, 2017
Earlier this year we told you about all the fun Umphrey's McGee had on their West Coast tour and now they've put one of the very best shows from that run on Spotify for your listening...
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Please Explain This Father John Misty Video To Me

by Rob Slater on April 26, 2017
There's McCauley Culkin as Kurt Cobain, Josh Tillman dressed as some sort of Ronald McDonald/George Washington mashup giving birth to some kind of demon puppet baby inside of him, and a whole lot...
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Watch Mini-Documentary About the Grateful Dead’s Legendary 5/8/77 Show

April 26, 2017
On April 20th, The Grateful Dead Movie returned to theaters for one night only to celebrate its 40th anniversary and following screenings of the film, a short documentary about the Dead's...
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Yes, I Too Wanted This Radiohead Cover of “Gasolina” to be Real

April 25, 2017
You know what they say, some things are too good to be true. Or something like that. Thom Yorke is known for his slick dance moves and at a recent show in Berkeley, CA, put those on display to...
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Pat Riley Travels the World to See Bruce Springsteen, Spends Lazy Malibu Days Listening to Jason Isbell

by Rob Slater on April 25, 2017
In a comprehensive, incredible new feature on legendary NBA coach and executive Pat Riley by ESPN's Wright Thompson, the current President of the Miami Heat (and boss of a coach who almost turned...
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Lady Gaga on Anastasio & Weir Covering Her Song: “Such a dream come true”

April 24, 2017
Over the weekend, we told you about Bob Weir and Trey Anastasio coming together for a few choice acoustic covers during Weir's set at Wanee that included a surprise take on Lady Gaga's latest...
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Roger Waters, Thurston Moore and Many Others are Urging Radiohead to Not Play Israel Show

April 24, 2017
Radiohead are among a number of artists slated to play in Israel this summer, with a July 19 gig in Tel Aviv on their schedule as of now, but many artists and celebrities alike are urging the band...
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#AddASportsTeamRuinABand is a Very Good Twitter Hashtag

April 24, 2017
The intersection between sports and music has always fascinated me and it happened again today with the #AddASportsTeamRuinABand hashtag that spread across the Twitter world. A lot of Twitter...
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Watch Oteil Burbridge and Stuart Bogie Help Joe Russo’s Almost Dead Have an Absolute Blast at Brooklyn Bowl

April 21, 2017
Last month, Joe Russo's Almost Dead switched it up a bit by welcoming Oteil Burbridge into their ranks for three nights at Brooklyn bowl, part of a six-show residency over two weeks, and the...
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Bruce Springsteen’s Prince Tribute Still Tugs at the Heartstrings

April 21, 2017
One year ago today, the cruel fickle thing that was the year of 2016 dealt us another fatal blow, taking Prince from this Earth. The tributes poured in seconds after the news of his passing and...
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First Look: Stevie Van Zandt Reflects on The Upstage in New Doc that Premieres Friday

April 20, 2017
Here's a first look at the documentary Just Before the Dawn, making its world-premiere this Friday, April 21 at the 2017 Asbury Park Music and Film Festival. The film is about the history of The...
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Black Sabbath’s “Iron Man” Played on Harps? Sure.

April 20, 2017
Camille and Kennerly are known as the Harp Twins and they're out to prove that heavy metal can be played on one of the most delicate instruments in the world. The Twins offer up Black Sabbath's...
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Happy Thursday

April 20, 2017
Today is Thursday. It is the fourth day of the week and the 20th day of April in this the year 2017. Here is a song to help you through this Thursday. Happy Thursday. 

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