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Black Sabbath Ultimate Collection Due

As they head into the final leg of their farewell tour, the band that for many is synonymous with metal is getting a retrospective from the folks at Rhino.

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George Harrison Vinyl Collection Box Coming

For the first time, all of his solo studio albums coming in one set, pressed on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl. The titles will also be available individually

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Rascals Complete Singles 2-CD Set Out in March

The band behind such timeless hits as “Groovin’,” “Good Lovin'” and “People Got to Be Free” is the subject of a new 47-track retrospective.

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U2 Adds to Joshua Tree Tour 2017

In celebration of the 30th anniversary of their breakthrough album, the Irish rockers will hit stadiums in North America and Europe this summer.

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Beatles Pal “Magic Alex” Mardas Dead at 74

One of the characters who fell into the Beatles’ orbit, he promised them futuristic electronics and even a flying saucer, but delivered little.

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Richie Ingui, ‘Expressway to Your Heart’ Singer, Dies

One of the founding members of the Soul Survivors, known for their classic Gamble and Huff-produced/written 1967 hit, has died.

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Joe Walsh House of Blues Vegas Residency Begins

The popular rocker has released a behind-the-scenes recap of the preparation and general good times that go into his performances

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Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie Album Due

Fleetwood Mac fans eager for a follow-up to 2003’s Say You Will will have to make due with the news of the unlikely pairing of two members (with appearances by two others)

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Win Audio Fidelity CDs From Dylan, Cocker, Rush + More

Our newest contest offers one of our readers the choice of 3 of 5 great albums from some of the biggest names in classic rock. Click for details and to enter

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36 Years Ago: Album Sales Chart From January 1981

This week at the top of Record World’s 1981 Album Sales Chart: top-sellers from REO Speedwagon, Queen, AC/DC, John Lennon, and many more.

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