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Black Days: Soundgarden/Audioslave's Chris Cornell Would Be 53

Once-in-a-generation singer/ songwriter Chris Cornell, who led both Soundgarden and Audioslave to worldwide success, would have turned 53 today ( 20th )..

Sgt Pepper's Golden Touch Eluded 1978 Movie

In 1978 a film was made about "Sgt Pepper's..."On paper the  concept couldn't possibly miss, but as Peter Frampton reveals here In the Studio, it was all lipstick on a pig.
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Paul McCartney-Flowers in the Dirt

Paul McCartney returns for "Flowers in the Dirt" In the Studio #1500 with Redbeard !
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George Harrison-Best pt 2

My second George Harrison interview that focuses on his return to performing in England for the first time in over 25 years on stage at London's Royal Albert Hall;the support of his longtime friend,Eric Clapton;and several examples of his delightful impish sense of humor.And I chose to display this photo of George on stage at the Albert Hall with the late Gary Moore on April 6,1992 .God bless them both , together again for eternity .-Redbeard
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George Harrison-Best pt 1

Part one of my interviews with the late George Harrison, who surprised everybody by becoming the most popular maker of solo music for the first five years after the Beatles called it a career.
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Kinks-Sleepwalker 40th Anniversary-Sir Ray Davies

...a trifecta of revitalized rock beginning with 1977's Sleepwalker & 1978's Misfits. Recently knighted Sir Ray Davies joins me...

John Lennon (10-9-40 to 12-8-80) Remembered by Paul McCartney

John Lennon was assassinated December 8 , 1980 . Like Mahatma Gandhi and the Reverend Dr.Martin Luther King jr. , deeply committed social reformers dedicated to peaceful change ,...I asked boyhood friend Paul McCartney to remember John Lennon for us on this notorious day.

Badfinger-Straight Up-Joey Molland,the late Mike Gibbins

If the Big Star story warrants box sets and a documentary film, then the saga of Badfinger surely deserves a full-blown mini-series.
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Beatles-White Album pt1-Paul McCartney,the late George Harrison

The unparalleled intensity of world-wide fame, the sudden death of Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and the complexities of adult romantic relationships had all conspired to fracture the internal unity of the Beatles so that their only double album was, in effect, the first Beatles solo albums...
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Beatles-White Album pt2-Paul McCartney,the late George Harrison

Paul McCartney joins me In the Studio here in part two to explore the songs "Birthday", Lennon's "Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except for Me and My Monkey", Paul's "Mother Nature's Son", one of three versions of "Revolution", the campy pally band arrangement on "Honey Pie", Lennon's "Cry Baby Cry", and the real inspiration behind the song which figured into the notorious Charles Manson multiple murder case,"Helter Skelter".