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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.

Trakin Care of Business: Get Back, Honky Cats

Our new column plays Monday Morning QB on Coldplay at the Super Bowl. Plus the Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail, Caesar,’ Elton’s newest, and more.

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Skinner Pokes Geezers on Beatles 1+

While The Beatles “1+” release will appeal to music fans of all ages, The Fab Four do have a special place in the hearts of those of a certain age

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John Fogerty’s Revival Begins

Famed DJ Dennis Elsas spoke with John Fogerty in 2007 when he began coming to terms with and celebrating his Creedence Clearwater Revival legacy.

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Skinner Pokes Streaming Services

Where will the many competitive music streaming services lead music fans who want to hear their favorite songs? BCB cartoonist David Skinner wonders too. It wouldn’t be the first time he sees what may be coming in the future.

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Iconic Images from Noted Photographer Elliott Landy

If you follow classic rock music, you very likely know the work of Elliott Landy from the covers of such landmark albums as Bob Dylan’s Nashville Skyline, Van Morrison’s Moondance and the second (self-titled) album by The Band as well

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Graham Nash Talks About His ‘Lucky Life’

Legendary rock radio DJ Dennis Elsas talks to Nash about recording “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes” and “Ohio,” compiling CSNY 1974 & how Crosby may have a PhD. in acting out but also saved Nash’s life

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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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Best Classic Bands: It’s Burton Cummings’ Fault

The idea for Best Classic Bands started with an innocent Facebook post that resulted in a missed concert and a vow to do something about it

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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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