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    June 25, 2013

    Steve Hunter Takes the Spotlight for The Manhattan Blues Project

    There's a lot of Steve Hunter in your CD collection. If you read the four-point type, you'll see that he's played (with and without guitar buddy Dick Wagner) on three of Lou Reed's most revered RCA albums and over a half-dozen Alice Cooper albums, as well as albums by Peter Gabriel, Tracy Chapman, B ... More >>

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    May 1, 2012

    Ted Nugent: We Spoke to Him Right Before That Controversial Obama Rant

    See also: Ted Nugent's Still a "Special Deputy" to Sheriff Joe Arpaio (2012) See also: Ted Nugent Talks Guns, Meth, and Hippies Before NRA Convention in Phoenix (2009) Ted Nugent doesn't need much of an introduction. To put it lightly, he's intimidating. It has nothing to do with him being so outsp ... More >>

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    January 20, 2011

    Steven Tyler Rejected For Led Zeppelin Position

    ​Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has revealed that lead singer Steven Tyler was turned down after he auditioned to replace Robert Plant in Led Zeppelin, according to NME.However, Jimmy Page invited Tyler to make a record together, which Tyler declined. Why the hell would anyone turn down the chance ... More >>

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    January 10, 2011

    Drake Collaborating With Florence and the Machine (VIDEO)

    ​Young Money rapper Drake and Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine are set to collaborate, according to Spinner.Who's Florence Welch, you ask? She's the singer in the band that sang that hit "The Dog Days Are Over." You know, the one in the overplayed commercials for the film Eat, Pray, Love ... More >>

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    September 21, 2010

    Steven Tyler's First Single to be Released in November

    ​Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler's first solo project is due out in late November.The track "Love Lies" will be the theme song for the upcoming Japanese action movie Space Battleship Yamato. You can preview a sample here.It's time for Joe Perry to stop bitching about Tyler. He won't stop yapping a ... More >>

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    September 8, 2010

    New Kings of Leon Music Video Just Released

    ​The highly-anticipated new music video for Kings of Leon's new single "Radioactive" was released this morning. It's a playful video in which the band and a joyous children's choir have a picnic next to a barn. As for the song itself, it's got gospel soul, and it's catchy as hell. I won't ruin the ... More >>

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    February 11, 2010
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    November 11, 2009

    10 Music Documentaries You Should See, Pop Music Takes Over Broadway, New Magnetic Fields

    Electric Mustache: 10 Music Documentaries You Really Should SeeElectric Mustache: Turn Back O Man @ Local First Festival 11/7/09Idolator: Fergie Calls Kanye West "Gay Friendly" (But Not a Gay Fish)Idolator: Eat It, 'Les Miz': Pop Music Takes Over BroadwayNME: Steven Tyler onstage with Joe Perry: 'I' ... More >>

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    November 9, 2009

    Steven Tyler Quits Aerosmith, New Animal Collective, Thom Yorke Hates Nukes

    Electric Mustache: The "Not So Fun" Story of fun. @ The ClubhouseIdolator: It's Time (For Me) To Say GoodbyeNME: Animal Collective reveal new EP release date and tracklistingNME: Aerosmith's Joe Perry: 'Steven Tyler has quit'Pitchfork: Thom Yorke Takes on Nuclear PowerRolling Stone: Drummer Jerry F ... More >>

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    July 28, 2009

    Aerosmith and ZZ Top Prove They're Real Guitar Heroes at Cricket Wireless Pavilion

    Luke HolwerdaSteven Tyler of Aerosmith​ A funny thing has happened to the recording industry lately. Video games have begun to influence to music sales. Don't believe me? Consider that the re-release of the entire Beatle Catalogue is scheduled for the exact same day as the release of The Beatl ... More >>

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    May 19, 2009

    Other People's Blogs: Aerosmith Goes Wal-Mart, Libertines Reunite, Abba Musical

    So Much Silence: The Walkmen on's Lounge ActRolling Stone:  Aerosmith's Joe Perry Hints At Walmart Deal For New AlbumNME: ABBA-penned musical to get English language debut in NYCNME: Libertines reunion: Carl Barat speaks about more gigsIdolator: A Quick Guide To Your "American Idol" Pr ... More >>

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    July 25, 2008

    A fake AC/DC and other bands we love that you’ll loathe

    By Clay McNear Why are tribute bands so maligned? By definition, they lack original thought, but most make up for it with suicide-bomber zeal. Not to mention pride of craftsmanship. As someone who used to play "Smoke on the Water" and "We're an American Band" in a shitty junior-high band, I can tel ... More >>

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    October 25, 2007

    Ghoul Talk

    The paranormal can be even creepier than rehab

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    June 14, 2007


    Free of independence at last

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    October 2, 2003

    Stage Fight

    It's KISS vs. Aerosmith in a battle for your metal-god dollar

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    November 7, 2002

    Jam Master Jay: 1965-2002

    Hip-hop has lost greats before, but this murder is different, as a Houston DJ expresses

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    October 18, 2001

    Crushing Groove

    Bionic Jive's hip-hop/metal fusion is an accident that's about to happen

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    July 22, 1999

    At Long Lost Live?

    In search of the historic double live album . . . who started it, and who finally finished it off?

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    December 17, 1998

    Too Live Crue

    Nikki Sixx sounds off on booze, dope and Kiss

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    October 29, 1998

    Kings of Rhyme

    Run-D.M.C. keeps pushing to earn respectability for hip-hop

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    July 23, 1998

    Pepper Spray

    It was 20 years ago this week that Sgt. Pepper dropped a bomb on movie theaters, so where's all the rerelease hoopla?

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    October 13, 1994