Paul Simon Exhibit Opens at R&R HoF

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXZTBu_3ioI Cleveland.com reports that an exhibit entitled "Paul Simon: Words & Music" opened today at The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Above is "Kodachrome" and...
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This Day in The Beatles

It seems that a good amount of Beatles-related things happened on October 9. From This Day Day in Music History: 1940: John Lennon was born. 1965: "Yesterday" started a four-week run at the top the U.S....
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Canned Heat is Going Up the Country

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXo6G5mfmro As may be expected, a band that was formed in 1965 and still is touring has a complicated history, with lots of personnel changes, drama and, unfortunately,...
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There Was Only One Janis Joplin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXlP7PyaHdA The Reuters obituary was pretty much right on the mark, quite an achievement considering that it was printed just a few hours after Janis Joplin died on...
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Playlist: Six From The Rolling Stones

It's easy to forget just how great the greatest rock and roll band in the world was. The fact that a band built on the image of teen narcissism and defiance successfully soldiers on into their seventies...
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Bombino: Rock From North Africa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Adfb17JQYtg Bombino is Goumour Almoctar, a musician who was born in Tidene, Niger, on January 1, 1980. He is member of the nomadic Ifoghas tribe, which part of the Tuareg...