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George Carlin Documentary Premieres on HBO

The legendary comedian headlined 14 stand-up comedy specials on HBO over the course of his career. Emmy® winner Judd Apatow co-directs

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Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s Big 2022: Dylan Covers Album, Tour

The recording includes such classics as “I Shall Be Released” and “Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right” with guests Jason Isbell, Steve Earle and Rosanne Cash

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ZZ Top Readies New ‘Raw’ Album and Tour

The album features the late Dusty Hill. Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard have an extensive tour across the U.S., running through the summer

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Vangelis, Composer Best Known For ‘Chariots of Fire’ and ‘Blade Runner,’ Dies

The Greek-born electronic music composer earned an Academy Award for Best Original Score. The album and title track both reached #1 in the U.S.

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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Concert to Feature Star-Studded Lineup

Queen’s Brian May, who performed “God Save the Queen” from the Buckingham Palace roof at the Golden Jubilee in 2002, will return

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Bob Neuwirth Dies, Dylan Cohort and Co-Writer of Joplin’s ‘Mercedes Benz’

He was part of the Cambridge, Mass., blues-folk scene in the ’60s, and was by Dylan’s side for much of the mid-60s and later for the Rolling Thunder Revue

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Jerry Lee Lewis Inducted Into Country Music Hall of Fame

The Killer will join fellow pioneering rockers the Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash as a member of the Country Hall.

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Bob Dylan Announces New 2022 Tour Dates

The Bard has announced many more concerts for his “Rough and Rowdy Ways” world wide tour 2021-2024, named for his acclaimed 2020 studio album

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Journey Shares 3rd Track From First Studio Album in Over a Decade

The group has had a busy 2022, performing on their Freedom Tour, named for their upcoming album

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Eric Clapton Announces 2022 U.S. Concerts

The dates include his 49th and 50th appearances at New York’s Madison Square Garden dating back to his first concert there as a member of Cream in 1968

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