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Cheech Marin Hangs Up On Chris Allen, Then Tells Him Favorite Part Of Cheech And Chong Tour

Cheech Marin has enjoyed a great career as a comedian, actor, and musician. The Cheech and Chong Tour with War comes to the DECC Symphony Hall January 23rd 2015, Chris Allen gives him advice and even gets hung up on.

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Rayman’s Song of the Day-What Child is This by John Denver

This carol's melody is from the 16th century song Greensleeves.  In 1865 the English poet and lay theologian William Chatterton Dix wrote a Christmas poem entitled The Manger Throne and a few years later Sir John Stainer merged 3 verses of Dix's lyrics and Greensleeves to produce What Child Is This.

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Jim Morrison
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44 Years Ago: Jim Morrison Plays Final Show With the Doors

Jim Morrison was already in a headlong downward spiral by the time he performed his final show with the Doors.

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Ace Frehley
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38 Years Ago: Ace Frehley Nearly Electrocuted Onstage at Kiss Concert

Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley nearly died on stage on Dec. 12, 1976.

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Rayman’s Song of the Day-My Favorite Things by Dianna Ross [VIDEO]

My Favorite Things describes all the things that make us  feel better when  sad, like "Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens."

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22 Years Ago: Bill Wyman Leaves the Rolling Stones

After playing with the band for more than 30 years, Bill Wyman walked away from the Rolling Stones in December 1992.

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Jim Morrison mugshot New Haven 1967
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47 Years Ago: Jim Morrison of the Doors Maced and Arrested in New Haven

Doors frontman Jim Morrison was arrested and maced at a concert on Dec. 9, 1967

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45 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones’ Altamont Speedway Concert Ends in Homicide

A murder at a Rollings Stones concert effectively brought the peace-and-love ethos of the '60s to a jarring end.

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Jimi Hendrix
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Jimi Hendrix Biopic, ‘All Is by My Side,’ to Be Released on DVD

'Jimi: All Is by My Side,' the biopic about Jimi Hendrix that was released earlier this year, will come out on DVD and Blu-ray Jan. 13, 2015.

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50 Years Ago: The Beatles Started to Show the Strains of Beatlemania on ‘Beatles for Sale’

When the Beatles' fourth album, 'Beatles for Sale,' was released on Dec. 4, 1964, it was their third LP in a little more than a year.

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34 Years Ago: Led Zeppelin Break Up

On Dec. 4, 1980, approximately two months after the tragic death of drummer John Bonham, Led Zeppelin made the difficult decision to break up.

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35 Years Ago: 11 Fans Die at The Who’s Cincinnati Concert

Eleven fans died on Dec. 3, 1979 during a stampede to the front of Riverfront Coliseum for a Who concert.

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