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Alan Parsons Project-I Robot 40th Anniversary

Rare interview with the namesake British recording engineer/producer of the Alan Parsons Project, whose 1977 second album in collaboration with composer the late Eric Woolfson was once  again based on a famous literary work ( their debut Tales…
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Ted Nugent-Cat Scratch Forty

Ted Nugent does a colorful TED talk on Cat Scratch Forty!
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Sammy Hagar-I Never Said Goodbye 30th Anniversary

For over four decades, Sammy Hagar has answered the bell and come out swinging: from co-writing and belting out the songs on that first classic Montrose album in 1973, to a decade of undercard matches night after night as a solo bandleader.…

Procol Harum-Live w/Edmonton Symphony-Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Matthew Fisher, Robin Trower

The eclectic British band Procol Harum has the distinction of placing two of the most unlikely songs at the top of the singles chart five years apart, yet these same these guys put the capital "A" in "Art Rock"...
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Black Crowes-Southern Harmony... @25- Chris & Rich Robinson

Preparing this twenty-fifth anniversary rockumentary interview with Black Crowes co-founders singer Chris Robinson and his younger guitar-playing brother Rich Robinson to mark their second release, The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion,…
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Jethro Tull-Thick As a Brick 45th Anniversary- Ian Anderson

Jethro Tull's 1972 epic "Thick As a Brick" is the only album in music history to attain #1 sales on Billboard containing only one song...

J Geils Band Namesake Guitarist Dies at 71

NPR is reporting that guitarist John "J" Geils of the J Geils band passed away at age 71 in his Massachusetts home.
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Journey-Rock Hall pt 2 -Steve Perry, Neal Schon, John Cain

See Journey inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on HBO beginning April 29 at 8pm. In the deepest part of Winter, February 1983, the San Francisco-based American juggernaut Journey released Frontiers amidst intense anticipation.…

Neil Young-Harvest 45th Anniversary

Neil Young delivered "Harvest", his most popular and , perhaps, most influential album in February 1972. Only Bob Dylan's groundbreaking "Nashville Skyline"... the touchstones for the whole Americana musical genre.

Jefferson Airplane-Surrealistic Pillow 50th-Grace Slick,Marty Balin,the late Paul Kantner

To carve in three dimensions the zeitgeist of the Summer of Love in 1967 America, you would have to chisel the Jefferson Airplane's second album Surrealistic Pillow into any Mt. Rushmore of Rock...