Classic Rock News

Roger Waters has written about the costs of war in the past, most notably on Pink Floyd's 'The Wall' and 'The Final Cut' albums. Continue reading…
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This sparkling update, taken from recently re-discovered original master tapes, is from a March 7, 1967 performance by the Doors at the Matrix in San Francisco. Continue reading…
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Lou Reed's career was in a rut as the '70s turned into the '80s. Continue reading…
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Guns N' Roses' touring commitments are reportedly the only thing holding up a possible new AC/DC studio project featuring Axl Rose. Continue reading…
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Renowned artist Alan Aldridge, whose distinctive designs graced the covers of classic albums by the Who and Elton John has died at the age of 73. Continue reading…
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Bobby Blotzer's version of Ratt will be off the road for at least the next few months, but he insists it has nothing to do with his ongoing legal struggle over the rights to the band's name. Continue reading…
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This Day in Music History

Carlos Santana won eight awards at this year Grammy Awards. Before the 'Supernatural' album, the guitarist had not had a Top 10 album since 1981. Sting won two awards, one for best pop album and anoth...
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American singer, songwriter, pianist Johnnie Ray died of liver failure at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. He scored over 20 Top 40 singles between 1952 & 1960 including 1956 UK No.1 & US No.2 si...
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Led Zeppelin released their sixth album in the UK. Recording sessions had been disrupted when bassist and keyboard player John Paul Jones had proposed quitting the band, supposedly to become choirmas...
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played their last ever-British performance when they appeared at the Royal Albert Hall.
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