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Aerosmith Pushes Back Album Release Date

Aerosmith announced they are pushing back the release date of their new album. No official explanation has been given for the delay in releasing ‘Music From Another Dimension.’

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Full Line Up For Entertainment At Grandma’s Marathon Includes New Names And Music

Grandma's Marathon will have some new names appearing in the bigtop this year. Fan Fav GB Leighton will be there again this year, but check out some of the new names. You can find a rundown at the Grandma's Marathon Website, but here are the line ups.

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Bachman & Turner To Deliver New Live DVD

It appears Randy Bachman and Fred Turner are still “takin care of business.” The duo will release a brand new live DVD, ‘Bachman & Turner: Live At The Roseland Ballroom, NYC’ on June 26. Th

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Food And Music Go Hand In Hand; The Growing Trend Of Restaurant-Curated Music

Everyone has a favorite restaurant or two.  And, if you close your eyes - you can probably see it.  Your imagination can also probably conjure up the smells that first hit your nose when you enter.  And - if you're like most people - you can even HEAR what your favorite restaurant sounds like.

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Andy Fraser Sets The Record Straight About Free’s Breakup

For years, bassist Andy Fraser has been blamed for breaking up Free when he left in 1971. However, in a new interview, he suggests there was a little more to the story than that, saying that creative differences with singer Paul Rodgers had come to a head.

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Chad Smith Reunites With Chickenfoot for Boston Show Encore

Chad Smith rejoined Chickenfoot tonight (May 16) at Boston’s Orpheum Theatre, appearing with them in concert for the first time on the tour in support of their latest album, ‘Chickenfoot III.’ While Smith is an official member of Chickenfoot, Kenny Aronoff has been handling drums throughout this tour due to Smith’s involvement with the Red Hot Chili Peppers current road trek.

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Steve Winwood Begins 2012 U.S. Tour

It has been nearly 50 years since Steve Winwood burst onto the music scene as a member of the Spencer Davis Group in 1965. In that time the 16-year old British kid who could sing and play keyboards like Ray Charles has evolved musically through stints with Traffic, Blind Faith and his own very successful solo career.

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Track Listing Revealed For Forthcoming Heart Box Set

The upcoming Heart box set ‘Strange Euphoria’ will deliver an embarrassment of riches for both hardcore fans and casual fans alike, thanks to the inclusion of a number of previously unreleased or hard to find tracks.

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KOOL 101.7 Is Looking For Top Local Band/Musician.

Local Musicians, this is your call. I am looking for the next big thing, the next great local musician!  I would like you, the local artist, to send me your mp3 and info/bio sheet or drop off a CD.

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Yes and Genesis Members Announce Release Date for New Squackett Album

Here’s a riddle, of sorts. What’s a “Squackett?” No, it’s not some hybrid bird created in a lab, unless you want to get metaphorical and consider music a bird and a studio a lab. It’s what you get when you cross Yes bassist Chris Squire (who has played on every one of said band’s records) and onetime Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett. The duo will release ‘A Life Within a Day’ on May 29 via Esoteric Antenna.

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Iggy Pop Compares Modern Music to ‘Cheap Drinks’

Iggy Pop has never been much of a shy wallflower, and as an ambassador for Record Store Day 2012, he didn’t hold back when talking about today’s music — and the people who perform it.

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Marshall Tucker Band Continue Their Alliance with Busch Beer

For the fourth straight year, you’ll hear the Marshall Tucker Band as the voice behind Busch Beer, and MTB’s lead vocalist Doug Gray talked to Ultimate Classic Rock about it.

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