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Merle Haggard Looks Back in New Documentary

    Merle Haggard Looks Back in New Documentary | ARTICLE

    Merle Haggard was in his early twenties, serving a possible 20 years in prison when San Quentin guards found him, drunk off his own beer, after he'd fallen into a latrine. "They handcuffed my ass and took...

    July 21, 2010 8:44 AM ET
  • Santana Plays Woodstock for First Time Since '69

    Santana Plays Woodstock for First Time Since '69 | ARTICLE

    Halfway through his show Saturday night in Bethel, New York, Carlos Santana paused to reminisce in front of 15,000 fans. "Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Sly Stone," he said. "All of us who were here remember the magic....

    July 19, 2010 10:26 AM ET
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Country Songwriter Hank Cochran Dead at 74

    Country Songwriter Hank Cochran Dead at 74 | ARTICLE

    Country legend Hank Cochran died yesterday at his home in Hendersonville, Tennessee, after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 74. Cochran was a Nashville titan in the 1960s, writing Patsy Cline's first Number One hit,...

    July 16, 2010 4:02 PM ET
  • Jagger, Clapton Rock With Jerry Lee Lewis on Fall Album

    Jagger, Clapton Rock With Jerry Lee Lewis on Fall Album | ARTICLE

    In 1968, Jerry Lee Lewis rebounded from a decade of bad press when he scored his first country hit, "Another Place Another Time." The success kicked off a string of 30 Top 10 country successes, including the...

    July 15, 2010 8:20 AM ET
  • Band of the Week: Phosphorescent

    Band of the Week: Phosphorescent | ARTICLE

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    July 14, 2010 2:43 PM ET
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Kid Rock Joins Bon Jovi Tour at Massive New Jersey Show

    Kid Rock Joins Bon Jovi Tour at Massive New Jersey Show | ARTICLE

    During Bon Jovi's garage-rock encore of the Dave Clark Five's "Glad All Over" Friday night, Jon Bon Jovi suddenly jumped away from his microphone and bent over, clutching his left leg in pain. The singer spent the...

    July 12, 2010 9:00 AM ET
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Wayne Coyne on Fearing Acid and Loving M.I.A.

    Wayne Coyne on Fearing Acid and Loving M.I.A. | ARTICLE

    After rocking Dark Side of the Moon at Bonnaroo and a set of their own epic space-rock jams at Maine's tiny Nateva festival, the Flaming Lips are in the thick of a massive summer tour...

    July 7, 2010 5:13 PM ET
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On the Road With Owl City

    On the Road With Owl City | ARTICLE

    July 6, 2010 2:45 PM ET
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Furthur, Flaming Lips Bring Big Jams to Tiny Nateva Fest

    Furthur, Flaming Lips Bring Big Jams to Tiny Nateva Fest | ARTICLE

    After jamming through three hours of Dead classics on the Fourth of July, Phil Lesh grabbed the mike in front of 15,000 fans in the final hour of the Nateva festival in Oxford, Maine. "We have an...

    July 6, 2010 10:02 AM ET
  • Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Jeff Beck Rock Crossroads Fest

    Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Jeff Beck Rock Crossroads Fest | ARTICLE

    The Crossroads Guitar Festival is known for epic collaborations, and this year's event was no exception: Mid-Saturday afternoon, a relentless sun scorched more than 28,000 fans at Chicago's Toyota Stadium as Ronnie Wood, Buddy Guy and Jonny...

    June 28, 2010 1:07 PM ET
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Robert Plant Previews Upcoming Band of Joy Album

    Robert Plant Previews Upcoming Band of Joy Album | ARTICLE

    Last night, Robert Plant dropped in at a dimly lit bar in the East Village near the end of a listening session for his newest album, Band of Joy, and for a few brief moments, admitted he...

    June 25, 2010 10:43 AM ET
  • Pete Seeger Spellbinds With Intimate New York Set

    Pete Seeger Spellbinds With Intimate New York Set | ARTICLE

    At 91, Pete Seeger doesn't like to travel anymore, preferring performing in front of school children in his hometown of Beacon, New York, to big journeys into the city. But last night, the folk legend played a...

    June 22, 2010 6:19 PM ET
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Leonard Cohen Talks About First New Album of the Decade

    Leonard Cohen Talks About First New Album of the Decade | ARTICLE

    Leonard Cohen has spent the last two years globetrotting through a marathon tour, but when Rolling Stone caught up with the poet last night in New York — where he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall...

    June 18, 2010 2:37 PM ET
  • Leonard Cohen, Billy Joel Highlight Songwriters Gala

    Leonard Cohen, Billy Joel Highlight Songwriters Gala | ARTICLE

    A handful of the most gifted musicians of the past 50 years gathered at New York's Marriott Marquis last night as the Songwriters Hall of Fame celebrated its newest honorees, Leonard Cohen, Phil Collins, Earth, Wind and...

    June 18, 2010 12:53 PM ET
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Kristofferson's Raw Acoustic Set Beats Bonnaroo Heat

    Kristofferson's Raw Acoustic Set Beats Bonnaroo Heat | ARTICLE

    The temperature tipped triple digits on Sunday afternoon when a drenched Kris Kristofferson marveled at his audience's resilience at Bonnaroo. "You all are a great crowd for putting up with this," he said. "I know there's a...

    June 14, 2010 11:03 AM ET
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Bonnaroo Exclusive: Conan on Nude Fans, Jack White

    Bonnaroo Exclusive: Conan on Nude Fans, Jack White | ARTICLE

    After his set in Bonnaroo's sweltering comedy tent Saturday, his second of two performances at the fest, Conan O'Brien seemed to be having more fun than anyone. He chatted with fans backstage near the open bar, wearing...

    June 13, 2010 11:30 AM ET
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Weezer Blast Bonnaroo After Day of Charming Indie Folk

    Weezer Blast Bonnaroo After Day of Charming Indie Folk | ARTICLE

    Rivers Cuomo was halfway through "Undone - The Sweater Song" on the Which Stage yesterday, when he paused to drop some serious Bonnaroo statistics. "According to the 2000 census, 2,347 people live in Manchester, Tennessee," he said....

    June 13, 2010 11:00 AM ET
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Conan O'Brien Lands Bonnaroo Punch Lines at Fest Debut

    Conan O'Brien Lands Bonnaroo Punch Lines at Fest Debut | ARTICLE

    "I've been here for two hours — and I can tell you we are losing the war on drugs," Conan O'Brien deadpanned to the rowdy audience inside Bonnaroo's sweltering comedy tent Friday afternoon. "I love nothing more...

    June 12, 2010 11:30 AM ET
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Black Keys, She and Him Bring Duo Power to Bonnaroo

    Black Keys, She and Him Bring Duo Power to Bonnaroo | ARTICLE

    At 12 a.m. last night while the Flaming Lips were rocking an intergalactic set on one side of Bonnaroo, the Black Keys were kicking out highly charged blues rock on another. Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney...

    June 12, 2010 11:00 AM ET
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Bonnaroo Grooves to Neon Indian, Local Natives

    Bonnaroo Grooves to Neon Indian, Local Natives | ARTICLE

    June 11, 2010 11:54 AM ET
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