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Win John Lennon/ Yoko Ono DVD "Above Us Only Sky"

"How has this footage stayed hidden all of these years?...Mesmerizing."- The Guardian Register below before midnight ET September 29 to win the "Making of Imagine" DVD entitled Above Us Only Sky    by John Lennon and Yoko Ono from Eagle…

Fleetwood Mac- Tusk 40th Anniversary pt1-Mick Fleetwood, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham 9-23

The tale of the Fleetwood Mac double album Tusk , the follow-up to the record-setting Rumours ,  takes a full two episodes to tell, full of dizzying commercial success amid accusations of personal betrayal, conspiracy,  and questions of…

Pat Benatar- In the Heat of the Night 40th Anniversary

The first time I interviewed Pat Benatar  for her 1979 debut In the Heat of the Night  plus the breakthrough second album Crimes of Passion,   she was very wary of me and visibly uncomfortable. It didn't take long to understand why: Rolling…

Cheap Trick- Need Your Love- Passaic NJ 12/78

Cheap Trick actually delayed their studio follow-up to the brilliant 1978 third album Heaven Tonight , not because of a lack of strong songs  written, but because their fluke live in-Japan- only release At Budokan  virtually blew up over…
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Supertramp- Crime of the Century 45th Anniversary- Roger Hodgson

With  the stunning 1974 release  Crime of the Century ,  London's Supertramp suddenly exhibited a consistency of band sound, eschewing the ubiquitous electric guitar and the obligatory synthesizer of most progressive rock bands, in favor…

Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band- Factory- Cleveland 8-78

With the release of the album Darkness on the Edge of Town in 1978, Bruce Springsteen went from the Cinemascope sweep of Born to Run three years earlier to the Rock Generation's defacto Secretary of Labor.

Rolling Stones- Mixed Emotions- Toronto 9-3-89

When interviewing Keith Richards in early January 1989 ostensibly about his solo album Talk is Cheap,  I was repeatedly reminded by his delightful publicist Jane Rose not to ask about the 900 pound gorilla in the studio: the Rolling Stones,…

The Band 50th Anniversary- Robbie Robertson 9/16

Little did they know when Levon Helm, Garth Hudson, Richard Manuel, Rick Danko, and Robbie Robertson released their second album, with the minimalist title The Band, that they were inventing the musical bedrock which would come to be known…
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Win The Toadies "Rubberneck" Expanded & Remastered

Don't just Rubberneck  this offer, register below before midnight ET September 15 for The Toadies' mid-Nineties masterpiece CD, remastered and expanded with five bonus tracks! You need this Toadies tune-up to get ready for the Ft. Worth faves'…
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Motley Crue- Dr Feelgood 30th- Nikki Sixx, Vince Neil, Mick Mars

"Wow, so this is what it's like to watch Monday Night Football without a spike in your arm?" recalls Motley Crue songwriter/ bass player Nikki Sixx about his initial experience with sobriety post-rehab. This was when he cocooned  from the "Terror…