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The TV show The Monkees first aired in the US back in early 1966. It starred David Jones (Davy Jones), Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork.

On This Day in Music History : 1966 NBC US Purchases The Monkees TV Show

On January 17th 1966, the US division of NBC-TV purchased The Monkees TV series, placing it on their 1966 autumn television schedule. The series was about the adventures of The Monkees, a struggling rock band from Los Angeles, California and introduced a number of innovative new-wave film techniques to television. It didn’t take long after […]

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2019 brings us a much welcomed Def Leppard tour up in Canada. They'll have Tesla as their support act.

Def Leppard ‘Hits Canada’ as part of their 2019 Tour Plans

Def Leppard ‘Hits Canada’ : If you live in most any of the major cities around Canada, and you’re a fan of the rock band Def Leppard, then there’s some good news for you that just came out. Rock / Pop band Def Leppard just announced their plans on a Canadian concert tour that will […]

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Ed Sheeran is sued for $100 Million Dollars for allegedly copying Marvin Gaye.

Judge refuses Ed Sheeran’s request to dismiss Marvin Gaye Lawsuit

It appears as if the trial between Marvin Gaye‘s estate and Ed Sheeran over the alleged use of Marvin Gaye’s song Let’s Get It On will continue to trial. On Ed Sheeran’s 2014 hit song Thinking Out Loud, it is alleged that Ed Sheeran ‘stole’ elements of Marvin Gaye’s hit Let’s Get It On. Ed […]

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HIGH 'N' DRY is the second studio album by DEF LEPPARD released on July 11, 1981. Its title song, "High 'n' Dry (Saturday Night)", made #33 on VH1's 40 Greatest Metal Songs. The album charted at #38 on The Billboard and #26 on the UK Albums Chart.

Album Flashback : Def Leppard – High ‘N’ Dry – 1981

I have to just say something right of the bat here, this album has been one of my favorite all time records of all time. Not one single bad song on the entire album. The album producer was the one and only Mutt Lange, and the year was 1981. It took from March until June […]

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Here's a picture of the band Led Zeppelin from way back in 1969

Led Zeppelin release photo book of Led Zeppelin

Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones have collaborated with the company Reel Art Press to publish the first illustrated / photo book celebrating 50 years since the band Led Zeppelin was formed. Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the first and only official illustrated book ever to be produced in full collaboration with […]

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Ace Frehley and Lita Ford hit the stage together at the December 8th NJ KISS Expo.

NJ KISS Expo treats us with live performance by Ace Frehley and Lita Ford

Down below you’ll find a great video clip of ex-KISS member and rock icon Ace Frehley, along with Lita Ford, on stage at the 2018 New Jersey KISS Expo on December 8th at The Hilton in Parsippany, performing the classic song ‘Wild Thing’ (Originally by The Throggs). The video is courtesy of YouTube users “William […]

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Black Sabbath is set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 Grammy Awards Show.

Black Sabbath to receive award at 2019 Grammy Awards Show

Heavy metal iconic band Black Sabbath is set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the upcoming 2019 Grammy Awards show. The band, which a founded back in 1968, has definitely left an ever lasting impression on millions of music fans. The band was formed in Birmingham, England and consisted originally of vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, […]

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Check our our list of Top Ten Elton John songs of all time. You can Comment below whether you agree or not.

Poll Results : Top Ten Elton John Songs

Taken from one of our Elton John event pages on Facebook, we asked a poll of what his fans thought was their favorite song(s) from Elton John and as of writing this, we have the results below. While over 40 songs were given as answers, we are listing the Top Ten that made it onto […]

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Scroll down below to find our top ten list of the best Rolling Songs. Each song listed is accompanied by their respective music video.

Our Top Ten Rolling Stones Songs of All Time

While The Rolling Stones are preparing for their 2019 North American leg of the ‘No Filter’ tour, we visit our list of what we consider to be the top 10 songs of the classic rock band. Now I’m sure opinions will vary and some of you may not agree with our choices, but hey, it’s […]

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If you live out in the West Coast (Los Angeles to be exact), this Chris Cornell tribute show is going to be something not to miss!

Huge Chris Cornell Tribute Show Planned

The late & great Chris Cornell, both the man himself and his music, will be the spotlight of an upcoming tribute show in Los Angeles, which features some major names from the entertainment business. The following will be present for the concert; Metallica, Foo Fighters and members of Cornell’s bands Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of […]

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Here's a great picture of KISS with their original line up. How could ANY kid not fall in love with this??

Reasons why I am a fan of the band KISS

First off, I have to mention that I am really a fan of the ORIGINAL line up of the rock band KISS. I was quite young back in the late 1970s, and music wise I usually followed what my slightly older sister liked. She wasn’t into heavy rock, but definitely what we now call Classic […]

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