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Clapton Gears Up For A Far East Residency

As Slowhand hits 70, he has his Royal Albert Hall residency concert film out & is doing a similar stand in Japan – a new take on tours for him in future?

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Arlo Guthrie Alice’s 50th Tour Continues

It’s been 50 years since Arlo Guthrie first regaled us with his tale about what to do with the garbage from Alice’s Restaurant on Thanksgiving

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P.F. Sloan Dies of Cancer at 70

Writer of the Top Five hits “Eve of Destruction” and “Secret Agent Man,” 1960s Los Angeles music industry insider and aspiring artist P.F. Sloan has died

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New Album Compiles Jeff Buckley’s Lost Recordings

Prior to his stunning debut album “Grace,” Jeff Buckley recorded 10 songs of originals and covers as demos for producers.

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Allman Brothers to Reissue ‘Idlewild South’

The second studio album by The Allman Brothers Band began their rise to fame. It’s back in three special editions.

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SNL: ‘We Stand With You, Paris’ Tribute

Saturday Night Live passed on it’s usual cold-open with a somber, bilingual pledge of support to Paris

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Hard Rock Cafe Wins Elvis’ Piano

The Hard Rock Cafe has added to its amazing holdings of rock’n’roll memorabilia with its acquisition of Elvis Presley’s piano

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Foo Fighters Cancel European Dates (Updates)

Foo Fighters have cancelled the remaining dates of their European tour. Plus news of their recent recording activity

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U2 Postpones ‘Live In Paris’ HBO Concert (Update)

Vowing to reschedule “at the appropriate time,” U2 postponed Saturday’s Paris concert. The band paid tribute to the victims outside the Bataclan

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Will the Stones Record in December?

Hints of a new Rolling Stones studio album being recorded soon from Mick & Keith have now been echoed by Woody, who says the group may record in December,

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