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45 Years Ago: Randy Newman Releases His Masterpiece, ‘Sail Away’

Randy Newman was already a favorite among critics, fellow songwriters and music's elite when he released his third album in May 1972.

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31 Years Ago: AC/DC Release ‘Who Made Who’

On May 24, 1986, AC/DC released 'Who Made Who,' the soundtrack for the Stephen King film 'Maximum Overdrive.'

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Paul McCartney Praises Pot, Slams Fans on ‘Fixing a Hole’: The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Song

For a while, there were two prevailing opinions on what “Fixing a Hole,” the fifth track on the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, was about.

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Tom Petty Albums are Getting a Remastered Vinyl Release

Last year marked the 40th Anniversary of Tom Petty's debut self-titled album and with that they released the Complete Studio Albums Box Set-Volume1...

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35 Years Ago: Queen Finds It Difficult Being in a ‘Hot Space’

After scoring a No. 1 album with 'The Game,' Queen learned there was nowhere to go but down on 'Hot Space.'

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The Beatles Balance Light and Dark on ‘Getting Better': The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Song

Interestingly, the song's title didn't spring from the rich imaginations of either John Lennon or Paul McCartney.

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45 Years Ago: Elton John Releases His First No. 1 Album, ‘Honky Chateau’

Elton John was well on his way to becoming a star when he released his fifth album in May 1972.

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Prophets Of Rage And Friends' Anti Inaugural Ball
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Chris Cornell, Another Rock Legend Has Passed On

The last couple of years especially have been more than sad for the rock world with the passing of the likes of Scott Weiland, David Bowie, and Prince...

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Eagles Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide

Late in Glenn Frey's life, the Eagles revolved around his partnership with Don Henley. But the band didn’t start that way – and it won’t end that way either.

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50 Years Ago: Paul McCartney Meets Linda Eastman

It was just another night out in London for Paul McCartney.

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