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What’s the latest info about about rock music and the most interesting and momentous events in its past? You can find it all here: breaking news, sales and airplay charts from the past, notable occasions, and our appreciations of recently departed artists and other musical figures of note

The ‘Lucky 13’ #1 Albums of 1968: Bookended by The Beatles

Each of the LPs that claimed the top spot had a story to tell. The year began and ended with The Beatles on top with a whole lot of Simon & Garfunkel in between

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Top Selling Albums in April 1976: Look Back

In a month when Apple Computer was formed, the Eagles, Fleetwood Mac and Peter Frampton were dominating the U.S. sales charts

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Focus to Celebrate 50 Years With New Live Collection

The ground-breaking Dutch progressive rock band formed in 1970 but the pandemic forced the band to postpone their big anniversary

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Al Stewart ‘Year of the Cat’ Gets 45th Anniversary Edition

The singer-songwriter’s 1976 masterpiece has been newly re-mastered for the first time from the original first-generation master tapes by producer Alan Parsons

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Lou Gramm Atlantic Anthology Coming

One of the era’s classic rock voices has a new collection that includes such solo hits as “Midnight Blue” and “Just Between You and Me”

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Bryan Ferry Live Album to Support Band and Crew

For a great cause: Copies of the Live at the Royal Albert Hall 2020 CD and vinyl editions are available exclusively at his website

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Steely Dan, Steve Winwood Move Tour to 2022

The pair of legends will play amphitheaters across North America for a great evening of classic rock. They’ve toured together before

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Best Weekly Singles Charts of All-Time: 1969 Edition

Let these great songs from CCR, the Zombies, Glen Campbell, Edwin Starr, the 5th Dimension, an overlooked track from Steppenwolf and more, bring you back

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Micky Dolenz Releasing ‘Dolenz Sings Nesmith’ Album

The album features songs written throughout Nez’s career, including many from the First National Band albums, as well as a few Monkees deep cuts

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Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason Moves Tour to 2022

Since 2018, the Pink Floyd co-founder and drummer has been performing the group’s early material, with some like-minded friends

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