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What’s the latest info about about rock music and the most interesting and momentous events in its past? You can find it all here: breaking news, sales and airplay charts from the past, notable occasions, and our appreciations of recently departed artists and other musical figures of note

Steve Perry ‘Traces’ Solo Album: Listen

The former Journey lead vocalist, and writer of such songs as “Any Way You Want It” and “Lovin’, “Touchin’, Squeezin’,” admits it’s “been a long time comin’…”

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Radio Hits in August 1967: The Summer of Love

A memorable season resonated this week on New York’s WABC as a Beatles fave held the top spot followed by hits from The Doors, the Monkees + Stevie Wonder

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Look Back: Top Radio Hits 1972

The Hollies, Raspberries, Harry Nilsson and Sammy Davis Jr. enjoyed the biggest hits of their careers as pop and soul classics dominated Top 40 radio

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Radio Hits in August 1965: Look Back

In the summer of 1965, the Beach Boys, the Beatles, Sonny & Cher and Bob Dylan were all climbing the charts with some timeless singles

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Radio Hits in August 1968: Look Back

Top 40 was rocking in 1968 this week with a WLS Chicago Top 10 dominated by many classic rock favorites, including hits by The Doors, Cream and Steppenwolf

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Jeff Lynne’s ELO Open 2018 North American Tour

Believe it or not, it’s the group’s first tour there since 1981. And the appreciative sold-out crowd on opening night enjoyed hit after hit after hit

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David Crosby on CSNY Reunion: ‘Neil’s in Charge’

He’s busy touring with his own band, performing “three of the best records I’ve ever made” but says “when Neil wants to do it, he’ll call us. If I’m not busy, I’ll do it”

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Top Radio Hits in August 1972: Look Back

A re-release of “Layla” was joined in the Top 10 this week with one of the all-time great rebellious classic rock anthems

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Top Selling Albums July 1970: Look Back

Many of the era’s legendary names in classic rock had new releases – many of which are in your collection – at the top of the sales chart this week

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Paul McCartney Plays Concert at Abbey Road Studios

After he walked across the crosswalk made famous by the Beatles on the iconic album cover, he played a 23-song set that included songs from his next LP

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