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New Releases: Tributes To Fleetwood Mac, Supertramp & More

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.

08/14/2012

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi & Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan To Release “WhoCares”

Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi are about to release a somewhat confusing collection that includes lesser known material from both artists’ careers, as well as some of their collaborations. Jokingly titled WhoCares, it’s likely that heavy metal and hard rock fans will care a lot.

08/10/2012

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Deep Purple’s Jon Lord Dead at 71

Deep Purple keyboardist and co-founder Jon Lord died today (July 16) in London after suffering a fatal pulmonary embolism and a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

07/16/2012

Weakest Nominees Yet For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

First, here’s who’s not even nominated this year: No [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Monkees[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]E-Street Band[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Deep Purple[/lastfm], no[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] Todd Rundgren[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Moody Blues[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chicago[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Guess Who[/lastfm], no […]

09/28/2011

William Shatner To Cover Queen And Bowie In New Album

William Shatner Photosview gallery [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]William Shatner[/lastfm] is known for his numerous television and movie roles, as well as his strange musical styling. The $#*! My Dad Says star has a new album coming out later […]

04/15/2011

Rock Flashback: 1974′s California Jam Ushered In The Modern Festival Era

If you had picked up a newspaper on the morning of Monday, April 8, 1974, you would have read about the latest developments in the ever-growing web of scandals around President Richard Nixon, which would […]

04/06/2011

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