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By:Kevin Winter
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By:Kevin Winter Hulton Archive
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Do You Remember Him, Stanley Jordan Covers “Stairway To Heaven”

Back in the 80's Stanley Jordan and Stanley Clarke teamed up and had a small pop hit. The two of them were in uncharted territory because they were both Jazz artists. Stanley Clarke went on to record some big albums and is a featured player on others. Stanley Jordan? Well, here's where he wound up.

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(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Who’s That Band, Jimmy Fallon Takes U2 To The New York Subway In Disguise

Jimmy Fallon always has the best games and gags, but this one is got to be near the top for me. I've always though it would be fun to take an established band and put them out in public and see if anyone knows who they are, he did with U2.

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By:Justin Sullivan
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By:Justin Sullivan Getty Images News
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The Best Decision I Have Ever Made, Chris Allen Reveals A Job He Thought About Taking

Once upon a time I was a young man and didn't go to college. I was looking at my options, I could move to Nashville and try and be in the music business. I could move to Minneapolis and maybe go to school for radio, or try to break in by working weekends.

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rachaelkilgour.com by permission
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One Chance Meeting That Changed Racheal Kilgour’s Life, Help Her Reach Her Dream

Racheal Kilgour is an artist like no other. She has a way of telling a story while you float on satin. There is passion, sadness, hope, fear, and happiness in her voice and her music. I recently sat down with Rachael to talk history and future of her music and life.

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facebook hannah rey, used by permission
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What Caused Hannah Rey To Quit Drama, How Did She Write Her First Songs, Hear Her Music

Hannah Rey has an infectious laugh, she also has some really good music. Hannah stopped in to the 7 in a row morning show and we talked what shaped her career, who helped her get her start in music. If she could only have one cd on a desert island, what would it be?

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Ratt Performs At The Monte Carlo Resort & Casino
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Ratt “Round and Round” Breaks Boundries For Radio Airplay Helped By Milton Berle

Ratt followed the lead of Van Halen and became a hard rock band with a record contract and signed with Atlantic Records and immediately started writing and recording what would be its first proper album Out of the Cellar. The Album went after the charts and took on pop music..

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Van Morrison’s New Album Features Duets, Hear A Little Behind The Scenes

Van Morrison is one of the legendary singer/songwriters of our time. With all the classic artists making new albums and trying to stay relevant in the ever changing music scene, Van Morrison decided to re work his.

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By: Kevork Djansezian
Getty Images Entertainment
By: Kevork Djansezian Getty Images Entertainment
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Watch This Accoustic Only Performance Of AC/DC’s Thunderstruck

This is an brilliant version of "Thunderstruck", no vocals just one acoustic guitar and the fingers of Luca Stricagnoli. Even if you aren't an AC/DC fan you will dig this offering.

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By: Erika Goldring
Getty Images Entertainment
By: Erika Goldring Getty Images Entertainment
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How Good Is John Oates, Listen To Him Sing “She’s Gone” With Just A Guitar

John Oates doesn't get enough credit for the singing he does in Hall and Oates over the years. In the times past their prime, each of the two men has done solo engagements and each has done solo records.

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What Would “You Make My Dreams” Sound Like Without Daryl Hall, Hear John Oates Sing It His Way

While at St. Jude hospital this past January we were treated to a songwriters night, and one of the songwriters was John Oates of Hall and Oates. He sang "You Make My Dreams" in a blues version.

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Van Halen Dress Rehearsal At The Forum
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How did Eddie Van Halen Invent A Whole New Guitar, Listen To This Smithsonian Interview

Eddie Van Halen is credited with influencing music, bands, and the way the guitar was played. Not many people are aware of the influence he had on the making of guitars, and amps. He wired his own guitar, painted it, and now with his own line of guitars and amps he finally has what he wants to play.

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What Is Kenny G Up To These Days? Star Trades Sax For Stocks As Musical Tastes Change

I follow the worlds of music and finance so imagine my surprise when they both came together in an article I discovered about Kenny G.

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