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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 and articles of interest from around the Web, sales and airplay charts both new and from the past, nuggets of rock history and lore along with notable occasions, and our appreciations of recently-departed artists and other musical figures of note.

Listen: Yes Tales From Topographic Oceans Gets Expanded

The 1973 double-album from progressive rock giants is getting an expanded reissue on what many feel is the band’s classic lineup. Click for full details

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Doyle Bramhall II, Clapton Collaborator, Releasing Solo LP

The singer-songwriter-guitarist who has collaborated with the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Clapton, Roger Waters and many others, has his first solo LP in a decade. We’ve got tour info, too

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Rolling Stones Mono Box Set Out in September

A massive collection is coming that features all of the studio albums from the group’s formative years of 1963-69. 186 tracks in all. Satisfied now?

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Listen: Leonard Cohen to Release New Studio Album

The singer-songwriter, now 82, will release You Want It Darker this fall. We’ve got a preview of the title track of his follow-up to 2014’s Popular Problems

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Led Zeppelin Complete BBC Sessions Offers Unreleased Songs

The newly remastered, expanded and updated version features 8 unreleased BBC recordings, including 3 rescued from a previously “lost” session from 1969

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Metallica To Live Stream Stadium Show on Pandora

The classic rock band have become a go-to act for various NFL extravaganzas. And you’ll be able to hear them kickoff the new season

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Dokken Classic Lineup to Reunite… Briefly

Don Dokken reveals that he’ll be joined by Mick Brown, George Lynch and Jeff Pilson for a series of shows this fall and candidly admits “we’re gonna make a sh*tload of money for about one week of work.” Just one U.S. date…

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Rock Hall to Co-Host Johnny Cash Tribute

A series of events honoring the late Man in Black will take place in Cleveland this fall including an exhibit, interviews, panels and more

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Ed Sheeran Sued for Allegedly Copying Marvin Gaye Hit

The co-writer of “Let’s Get it On” has sued the British singer and musician stating that this year’s Grammy Song of the Year is “substantially and/or strikingly similar”

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Bob Dylan Reveals U.S. Fall Tour

With his summer tour completed, the legend will resume touring to support his recent Fallen Angels album with dates starting right after his October Desert Trip concerts

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