Classic Rock

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ZZ Top Performs at the Arizona State Fair

Few rock groups that have been stimulating crazed audiences for 40 years can still pump up a crowd like ZZ Top.  The blues rock band commanded the stage Sunday night at the Arizona State Fairgrounds […]

10/13/2013

Do the Stones still got it? (Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Jukebox Jury Web Series: Should There Be A Rock & Roll Retirement Age?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: After 50 years on the stage, should classic rockers consider hanging it […]

01/08/2013

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Jon Lord’s “Concerto For Group And Orchestra” Due September 25

Deep Purple’s 1969 live release Concerto For Group And Orchestra is one of the earliest examples of rock music being played by a full orchestra. Keyboardist Jon Lord composed the music for that album, and he revisited it shortly before his passing on July 16.

08/21/2012

Tommy Shaw of Styx (Doug Benc/Getty Images for AFL)

Free MP3 From Styx – Download The Song “Difference In This World”

Fresh from a busy year that saw them touring with[mp3com-artist] Journey[/mp3com-artist], [mp3com-artist]Foreigner[/mp3com-artist] and [mp3com-artist]Yes[/mp3com-artist], [mp3com-artist]Styx[/mp3com-artist] offers us a free track from their latest set, Regeneration.

11/14/2011

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Album Stream – Jimi Hendrix Experience Is Live From 1968 On “Winterland”

Fan of [lastfm]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm] are in for a treat, as no fewer than four major archival releases hit store shelves this week. The standout in the bunch is the Winterland boxed set, which chronicles a […]

09/16/2011

Attention Classic Rock Fans: Don’t Neglect Your Turntables This Saturday…

The fourth annual Record Store Day (Saturday, April 16) is a celebration of music, independent record stores, and the trusty wax itself. Even if you are without a means to listen to vinyl records these […]

04/15/2011

Last.fm Trends: Phil Collins Leaves Fans In The Texan Dust

© Sheila Rock/EMI Phil Collins has been teasing his fans with more talk of retiring from music, since the release of his Motown covers album Going Back on September 28th. He’s put down the microphone […]

10/07/2010