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Exclusive: Foghat’s ‘Hot Mama’ From New Album

The boogie-rock greats – best known for “Slow Ride” and “I Just Want to Make Love to You” – are back with a new studio LP + share a song exclusively with Best Classic Bands readers

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Norman Greenbaum: Spirit In The Sky

Here’s the backstory about Norman Greenbaum’s unlikely 1969 hit, which has enjoyed a life of its own on the radio, in movies and numerous TV commercials

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‘I Want My MTV’ Promo Spots

When MTV launched, it was a struggle to get cable operators to carry the network and to convince viewers to watch it. This campaign solved both issues

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Sly and the Family Stone: Dance to the Music

The first hit from the multi-gender interracial American rock group introduced us to the band, both figuratively and literally, through its lyrics

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Don Adams: The Smart-est Secret Agent of the ’60s

The decade’s movie and TV screens were filled with spy stories. A spoof of the genre remains a classic, thanks to its bumbling character, Maxwell Smart

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Johnny Rivers’ ‘Secret Agent Man’

Johnny Rivers enjoyed nine Top 10 singles including a huge hit in the mid-1960s when TV series and films about spies were all the rage

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Joe Cocker: Misheard Lyrics to ‘Little Help’

If you’ve never seen this hilarious video of the misheard lyrics to Joe Cocker’s performance of The Beatles classic at Woodstock, you’re in for a treat

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Watch: Badfinger Performs ‘Come and Get It’

They enjoyed a batch of hits but none bigger than this one, written and produced by Paul McCartney and released on The Beatles’ Apple Records. Enjoy this great live version

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Choir, String Quartet Tribute to ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

A stunning interpretation of the Queen classic combines the band’s 1975 live performance of the song with the Trinity Boys Choir and a string quartet from the Royal Academy of Music

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Blind Faith ‘Can’t Find My Way Home’ Live

The British supergroup chose to make it’s live debut in front of 100,000 fans. If you’ve never seen the performance, you’re in for a treat.

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