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What’s Your Top 5 Chicago Songs Of All Time, Here’s Ed’s Top 5

My buddy Eddie and I were talking recently about Chicago coming to the DECC and what songs were our favorites. Every week we meet at my son's dance class, with his daughter, then we go to dinner. He and I discuss music a lot and so I told him I wanted to post this up.

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Journey “Separate Ways”, Could This Be The Worst Rock Video Ever For The Best Rock Song They Ever Did?

Could Journey have made the worst video ever for one of their best songs ever? "Separate Ways" is one of the hardest hitting rock songs they had a hit with and the video could have been a story song or concert footage.....but what we got was this.......

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MYNX Rocks Grandma’s Sports Garden For Essentia Health Breast Cancer Center [Gallery]

MYNX was at the Sports Garden Rockin' and I captured these great moments while they were on stage. The band was phenomenal as usual and every song was perfect. They even did a version of "Thriller" with the Vincent Price voice over on the end.

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MYNX Celebrates 30 Years Of Friendship, Music and Raising Money For Charity This Friday April 26th

The band MYNX a staple of Duluth music from the 80's is celebrating 30 years togetehr this Friday April 26th at Grandma's Sports Garden. The 30th Anniversary Concert is benefit the Essentia Health Foundation Breast Health Center. A lot has changed over those 30 years, and some things thankfully have remained the same.

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Dulcimer Day In Duluth Celebrates It’s 12th Year, Wendy Grethen Invites The Public To Learn And Enjoy

Dulcimer Day in Duluth 2013 will be held May 4, 2013. The festival, now in its 12th year, is a great day for dulcimer and folk instrument players to gather to learn, listen and have a great time.There will be vendors and lunch will be available.

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(Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Nokia)
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Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare, Jack Clement Inducted Into Country Music Hall Of Fame

Three individuals that have ties to the rock/pop music world are being inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.  Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare, and "Cowboy" Jack Clement will take their place in the hallowed hall during a ceremony later this year.

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Amazon Introduces AutoRip Service, Providing Free Digital Copies Of Purchased Vinyl

Who says vinyl is dead?  Not Amazon - the mass internet merchandiser.  They recently announced a new service that allows audiophiles to get the best of both worlds.

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Who Invented The “Moonwalk”, New Evidence Says Michael Jackson Did Not

I think there are a few things people can remember, one of them is the night Michael Jackson "Moonwalked" on stage at the Motown 25 show. The next day, everyone either did a great version of it, or a lousy one, like me.

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Top 10 ‘70s Glam Rock Songs

In many ways, the glam rock explosion of the early '70s was a “rage against the fading of the light.” By that we’re referencing the “fading” of the ‘60s’ cultural Technicolor dream: the Beatles’ break-up, the Stones

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Focus – Where Are They Now?

Prog rockers Focus are only known to most for their sole moment of chart glory -- 1973's immortal 'Hocus Pocus,' which brought yodeling to the forefront in classic rock. So where are they now? 

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Musicians Of St Jude, Meet Preston Gunderson

Preston Gunderson is an acoustic guitar player who has been performing his entire life. Graduated from St. Scholastica and was bit by the music dream.

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Musicians of St. Jude, Meet Halo Muzic

Halo grew up in  Duluth, Minnesota and music was something of an immediate interest to him. At age 3 he started singing in his home church, and was quickly asked to sing in many other churches in his area as well.

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