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Eagles Add Lots More Dates to 2018 Tour

The band’s manager gave Best Classic Bands the exclusive news that they would be touring. They continue to expand the schedule with their revised lineup

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Johnny Hallyday, ‘The French Elvis,’ Dead at 74

Although he never gained fame in the United States–despite an Ed Sullivan appearance–he was the biggest rock star France has ever known.

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Jeff Lynne’s ELO Add Dates to Fast-Selling Tour

The 2017 Rock Hall inductee has announced the initial arena dates in the UK and European plus his first US tour in over 30 years. Tickets are selling fast

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Paul McCartney Resumes Tour… With Bagpipers

The 75-year-old performed in Australia for the first time in nearly 25 years, with a mix of Beatles and Wings hits. A group of bagpipers joined for a favorite

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Jim Nabors, TV’s Gomer Pyle, Dies at 87

Goodbye to the actor/singer who introduced his character on “The Andy Griffith Show” and then enjoyed further success in a spinoff–and on the album charts.

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Mitch Margo, ‘The Lion Sleeps Tonight’ Singer, Dies

Their most famous song was originally a hit in Africa, then found its way to American folk singers and finally went to #1 as sung by a 14-year-old boy.

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Cat Stevens’ Comeback Tour Continues

The singer-songwriter first brought his “A Cat’s Attic” tour to North American audiences in 2016. Now with a new album, he’s played South Africa, Australia and New Zealand

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Phil Collins Announces 2018 Tour Dates

The veteran musician has recovered sufficiently from back surgery and hip issues to return to the stage with recent shows in the U.K. and Europe

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Eric Clapton to Play London With Santana, Winwood

Blind Faith famously made their live debut in front of 100,000 fans in Hyde Park in 1969. Slowhand will return there in 2018 with several other legends

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Phil Collins’ Comeback Continues

Five months after his summer dates in the U.K, France and Germany, the musician returned to the stage for a mini-UK tour. Fans in other countries are hoping he’ll announce a 2018 tour

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