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Here’s where you can find the major stories and artist profiles we publish as well as interviews, opinion essays, examinations of industry trends, issues and other matters. And our rock photography showcases plus cartoons.

Ringo’s Beat Can’t Be Beat

Writer Jim Sullivan talks to rock drummers who followed in Ringo Starr’s wake and discovers a unanimous praise for his skills, groove, swing and time on the kit – a too often overlooked secret to the success of The Beatles.

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Iconic Rock Shots by Elliott Landy

A pioneer of rock music photography, Elliott Landy captured many memorable images during the late 1960s and early ’70s. We showcase two of them here

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Rock Cartoons from David Skinner

Best Classic Bands is proud to feature new timely and topical rock cartoons and newly colorized classics from David Skinner, whose work delighted the music industry from the late 1970s into the ’80s in the trade magazine Record World. And other funny and fun visual delights.

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Was Don Felder Snubbed by Frey Grammy Tribute?

Fans on social media respond in a variety of ways to the former Eagle’s sadness at not being invited.

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Trakin Care of Business: Hit or Myth?

The columnist says those who are expecting reality on ‘Vinyl’ are missing the point and opines on Grammy tributes and new Neil Young book.

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