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Smithsonian Rocks: Behind the Fan Photo Book

The Smithsonian asked fans to send them rock-related photos and stories. We spoke with the author about the making of ‘Smithsonian Rock and Roll.”

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Steve Miller Exclusive: Big Plans for 2018

There will be boxed sets and remastering of his catalog. He reveals: “There are miles of unreleased performances.” Universal Music said: “What do you want to do?”

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Dan Fogelberg’s ‘Musical Joke’: Same Old Lang Syne

The late singer-songwriter enjoyed big success in the 1970s and ’80s. In this interview he admits his holiday favorite came from messing with Tchaikovsky

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Tom Jones Interview: Keeping It Real

While most artists of his age have long ago settled into complacency, the Welsh dynamo keeps trying new things. We chat with the legend.

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Dave Edmunds Shares Two Chuck Berry Stories

The singer-songwriter-guitarist tells 2 stories of playing with the rock ‘n’ roll legend. “Who said the white man can’t play the blues?”

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Beatles Doc Filmmaker Alan G. Parker: Q-and-A

The veteran music filmmaker / Beatles fanatic talks about some surprising discoveries he had while making It Was Fifty Years Ago Today! The Beatles: Sgt. Pepper & Beyond

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Who Are The Eagles of Death Metal?

The Palm Desert, CA band are a project by Jesse Hughes and his longtime pal Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age (who was not with them at the Bataclan in Paris)

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Deaths of Older Rock Legends Continue to Shake Us

A wave of deaths of older rock legends has given boomers reason to pause. Is 67 or 70 the new 27? “I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead.”

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10 Unusual and Surprising Cover Songs

Most of us have a love/hate/oh-not-again relationship with covers. Many are just plainly overdone. Here are some that are highly worthy of your attention.

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The Beach Boys’ Al Jardine on Pet Sounds

The Beach Boys’ founding member Al Jardine speaks with Best Classic Bands on the making of the group’s iconic album, ‘Pet Sounds’

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