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Cat Stevens Sets ‘Teaser and the Firecat’ 50th Anniversary Box Set

The 1971 LP includes “Moonshadow,” “Peace Train” and “Morning Has Broken.” The new edition has prev. unheard studio demos and alternate mixes, plus live recordings

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John Mayall: ‘Time For Me To Hang Up My Road Shoes’

The British Blues legend, 87, mentored such guitarists as Eric Clapton, Peter Green and Mick Taylor. He had cancelled dates in 2018 and 2019

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Pretenders’ First 2 Albums Get 40th Anniversary Deluxe Editions

The remastered originals will also feature previously unreleased live recordings from the era, as well as demos and rarities

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Best of James Bond Music Collection Released

The compilation of celebrated theme songs from the longest-running film franchise coincides with the release of the newest movie, No Time To Die

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The Doors ‘L.A. Woman’ Gets 50th Anniversary Expanded Edition

The 1971 classic includes “Love Her Madly,” “Riders on the Storm” and the title track. The collection includes 2 hours of prev. unreleased session outtakes

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Don McLean Celebrating 50th Anniversary of ‘American Pie’ With Tour, Book

The singer-songwriter released his iconic album and song in 1971. Most can recite his eight-and-a-half minute opus by heart

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Rolling Stones Release Video From ‘Tattoo You’ With Vintage Footage

The deluxe edition of 1981’s chart-topping, multi-platinum album includes nine previously unreleased tracks and much more

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ELO’s ‘Don’t Bring Me Down… Bruce!’

Most classic rock acts have a misheard lyric. It goes with the territory. So what did Jeff Lynne do when concert audiences started singing along to his big hit?

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John Sebastian Revisits Lovin’ Spoonful Classics on New Album

“I’d left the material alone for 50 years,” says the former Spoonful frontman, until his guitarist friend suggested they’d be ripe for new interpretations.

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Carlos Santana, Steve Winwood Release ‘Whiter Shade of Pale’

The pair of legends have collaborated on a cover of a rock classic. Santana has a new album, Blessings and Miracles, and a busy 2021 and 2022 tour calendar

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