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Paul Simon and the Commercial Slide of ‘Hearts and Bones’

Paul Simon released 'Hearts and Bones' in November 1983.

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The Day Duane Allman Died and the Legacy He Left

Duane Allman died after a motorcycle accident on October 29, 1971.

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The Story of ‘Bat Out of Hell’ and Meat Loaf’s Rise to Stardom

Meat Loaf's out-of-nowhere blockbuster, 'Bat Out of Hell,' was released in October 1977.

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Neil Young Completely Emerges From the Ditch on ‘Comes a Time’

Neil Young released ‘Comes a Time’ in October 1978.

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The Ugly Breakup of Creedence Clearwater Revival

Creedence Clearwater Revival announced their split on Oct. 16, 1972.

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Say What You Want About Facebook But Sometimes There Are Great Stories! Here Is Sister Rosetta Tharpe The Godmother of Rock & Roll. [Video]

Feeling good on this Friday and came across this Gem on my facebook page from my friend Gary Scheer. Showing us the "Godmother of rock and roll!"

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40 Years Ago: Kiss Join a Michigan High School’s Homecoming Celebration

Maybe you had a cool homecoming dance. But you were never Kiss-played-my-homecoming-dance cool.

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37 Years Ago: Judas Priest Release Their Fifth Album … With Two Different Names

In 1978, Judas Priest released their fifth album as 'Hell Bent for Leather' or 'Killing Machine,' depending on where you lived.

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37 Years Ago: Dire Straits Release Their Debut Album

Given their low-key music and resolute lack of visual flash, the guys in Dire Straits seemed like good candidates for one of those slow-building careers.

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32 Years Ago: Genesis Release Their Self-Titled Album

Genesis released their self-titled album in October 1983.

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Lionel Richie’s “Hello” Video Creepy And Wrong In So Many Ways![VIDEO]

I grew up without MTV, and my family was very religious, so this was the first time I saw the video. 

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That Time Bruce Springsteen Stripped Down and Got Dark on ‘Nebraska’

When Bruce Springsteen started recording a batch of new songs to a four-track tape machine in his New Jersey bedroom in January 1982, he wasn’t planning to release an album.

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