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Greg Dulli to Tour & Issue Whigs LP in 2016

Greg Dulli will trek across Europe in February 2106 and the U.S. in March on a solo tour, and is at work on a new Afghan Whigs album for release next year.

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New James Brown Doc In the Works

One can never get enough James Brown, right? In the wake of last year’s biopic “Get on Up” and an HBO documentary comes another doc with his last show ever.

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Roky Erickson Celebrates 70th Birthday With Dates

The psych rocker and founding member/singer of the 13th Floor Elevators singer is celebrating a big birthday with a round of dates

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Grateful Dead Fare Thee Well Box Sets Out 11/20

Last summer’s Fare Thee Well shows by the surviving members of the Grateful Dead will be available in a variety of audio and/or audio-visual box sets.

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Fogerty Talks Woodstock, Plays Impromptu Song on ‘Conan’

On “Conan” recently, John Fogerty talked about following The Grateful Dead at Woodstock, and treated viewers to one of his classic songs

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That’s All? Phil Collins To Perform One Gig (Update)

Talk of even one Phil Collins concert will undoubtedly fuel rumors that a Genesis reunion can’t be far behind

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Pete Townshend Sings On New Jarre Track

The Who’s sometime lead vocalist is one of many collaborators on French electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre’s new album

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Rumor Has It: New Adele LP in November (Update)

It looks like Adele’s long-awaited third album will finally be coming out this year

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Neil Young Launches Conservation Website

Young helps fans live sustainable and healthy lives through his his website, GoEARTH.org, which offers resources to assist and inform earth-friendly living.

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Phil Lesh Reveals Battle with Cancer

Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh let his fans know that he has been treated for bladder cancer and received a positive prognosis.

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