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Aerosmith To Boston: “Mom! We’re Home!”

“This is where it started and this is where it will never end!” Steven Tyler at Aerosmith’s free concert in front of 1325 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston: the apartment where the band began about four decades ago.

11/05/2012

Photo courtesy of Columbia Records

Aerosmith To Play “Surprise” Show In Boston

Coinciding with the release of their new album Music From Another Dimension! – and to provide Boston residents with a memorable Monday afternoon – Aerosmith have revealed plans to perform a surprise concert at an undisclosed location in the city on November 5th, the day before the album comes out.

10/25/2012

Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band (photo by John W. Ferguson/Getty Images).

Peter Wolf Talks ‘Deceptive’ J. Geils vs. J. Geils Band Lawsuit

“Deceptive,” “disturbing” and “fraudulent” are just some of the ways Peter Wolf describes Geils’ legal action against the band.

09/05/2012

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J. Geils Band To Tour Without J. Geils

So why no Geils? Legal drama.

07/20/2012

Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images

Top Ten Songs Banned From Use In Political Campaigns

Over the years, many politicians have been guilty of using popular songs during campaign runs without first getting consent from the artist who sang it, which eventually ends in a cease and desist or in […]

01/17/2012

Impromptu Springsteen Concert

So, there you are, just walking down the street, minding your own business.  Suddenly, you hear a street performer who sounds an awful lot like [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm].  Then, you realize it IS Bruce Springsteen!  […]

09/06/2011

5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes DC/NYC/Boston!

There’s a “whole lotta shakin’ going on” back East!  A record-breaking 5.9 magnitude earthquake just hit Central Virginia.  It was felt in nearby Washington DC, as the Pentagon, Capitol and other federal buildings are being […]

08/23/2011

Davy Jones Checks In From Monkees Tour

While we may not get a [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Monkees[/lastfm] tour date in Phoenix this year, that doesn’t mean we can’t check in with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Davy Jones[/lastfm] to see how it’s going. [photogallerylink id=41769 align=left]The tour started […]

06/15/2011

Rock Flashback: Starcastle

Yesterday’s post about [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]REO Speedwagon[/lastfm] dropped the name of Terry Luttrell, and in the Midwest, where I come from, you can’t drop the name of Terry Luttrell without thinking of the band he fronted […]

03/23/2011

Rock Flashback: The Winter of ’77

Because so much of the classic-rock canon comes from the 1970s, it’s pretty easy to pick any random week of that decade and point to one or more songs or albums that were all over […]

03/06/2011

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