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47 Years Ago: The Byrds Release ‘Sweetheart of the Rodeo’

The Byrds' released one of their best albums, 'Sweetheart of the Rodeo,' in August 1968.

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Are Bon Jovi Mad at Their Record Company?

The title track to Bon Jovi's newly released album 'Burning Bridges' seems to indicate that the band has an issue with Mercury Records.

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Keith Richards Unlocking ‘Crosseyed Heart’ Tracks Via Real-World Viral Campaign

Keith Richards is inviting fans to hear select tracks from his new Crosseyed Heart album ahead of its release — but they'll have to work for it.

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Bill Ward Is Still Waiting for ‘Signable’ Black Sabbath Contract and Apology From Ozzy Osbourne

If he had his way, exiled Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward says he'd be back behind the kit for the band when they record what's being billed as their last album and head out on their allegedly final tour.

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53 Years Ago: The Beatles Fire Pete Best

On Aug. 16, 1962, the Beatles fired their original drummer, Pete Best, and replaced him with Ringo Starr.

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32 Years Ago: Stray Cats Release ‘Rant N’ Rave With the Stray Cats’

In August 1983, the Stray Cats released 'Rant N' Rave With the Stray Cats.'

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Watch the New Lyric Video for Bon Jovi’s ‘A Teardrop to the Sea’

Bon Jovi has released a lyric video for 'A Teardrop to the Sea' from the band's 2015 release 'Burning Bridges.'

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47 Years Ago: Led Zeppelin Play Together for the First Time

On Aug. 12, 1968, in a small space on Gerrard Street in the west end of London, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham played together for the very first time.

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47 Years Ago: Janis Joplin Becomes a Star With Big Brother & the Holding Company’s ‘Cheap Thrills’

Cheap Thrills was Big Brother's second album, but in a way it's their first real statement.

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The Who Announce Reissue Plans for Orchestral ‘Tommy’ LP

The London Symphony Orchestra's 1972 performance of the Who's Tommy is returning to stores after more than 30 years out of print.

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Nikki Sixx Criticizes the Who for Continuing to Tour

For Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx, saying goodbye now is an attempt to go out with some dignity intact.

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Richie Sambora Is Still in No Rush to Reunite With Bon Jovi

Richie Sambora still has a "never say never" attitude toward the idea of reuniting with Bon Jovi, but fans shouldn't expect it to happen anytime soon.

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