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  • 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
  • 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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Tool Weigh Unleashing New Tracks on Summer Tour

    Tool Weigh Unleashing New Tracks on Summer Tour | ARTICLE

    "Maybe I'll just come out in my birthday suit," says Tool's James Maynard James Keenan, attempting to figure out how to shock fans during the band's upcoming summer tour. "A 46-year-old naked dude running around onstage. Lets...

    June 10, 2010 9:44 AM ET
  • Isley Brothers Bassist Marvin Isley Dead at 56

    Isley Brothers Bassist Marvin Isley Dead at 56 | ARTICLE

    Marvin Isley, the bassist during the Isley Brothers' legendary Seventies funk era, died yesterday in Chicago of as-yet-undisclosed causes. He was 56. Isley was responsible for the thick grooves on soulful hits like "(Who's) That Lady" and...

    June 7, 2010 5:40 PM ET
  • Why David Byrne Sued the Governor of Florida

    Why David Byrne Sued the Governor of Florida | ARTICLE

    Last week, David Byrne filed a lawsuit against Florida Governor Charlie Crist for unauthorized use of the Talking Heads song "Road to Nowhere" in a campaign ad. Byrne, who is seeking $1 million in damages, has...

    June 2, 2010 6:57 PM ET
  • From Duke U to Bonnaroo: Meet Pop Singer Mike Posner

    From Duke U to Bonnaroo: Meet Pop Singer Mike Posner | ARTICLE

    On June 13th, Mike Posner will pick up the mike at Bonnaroo. Just two weeks ago he was on a different stage, accepting his diploma from Duke University (he graduated with a stellar 3.59 GPA). Posner, a...

    June 2, 2010 4:28 PM ET
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Hendrix Home Opens to Public

    Hendrix Home Opens to Public | ARTICLE

    The London apartment Jimi Hendrix once called "my first real home of my own" will be put on exhibit for the first time this summer to mark the 40th anniversary of the guitarist's death. Check out Rolling...

    June 2, 2010 10:02 AM ET
  • Dave Matthews Band Bust Out Rarities at Summer Tour Kickoff

    Dave Matthews Band Bust Out Rarities at Summer Tour Kickoff | ARTICLE

    After leading his band through a blazing two-hour set in Hartford, Connecticut Friday night — the first of a 50-date summer tour — Dave Matthews returned to the amphitheatre stage for an encore. "We've never played this...

    June 1, 2010 12:00 AM ET
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Jack Johnson Plugs In for Electric New Disc 'To the Sea'

    Jack Johnson Plugs In for Electric New Disc 'To the Sea' | ARTICLE

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    May 24, 2010 12:05 PM ET
  • Film Tracing Making of Stooges' 'Raw Power' Screens in New York

    Film Tracing Making of Stooges' 'Raw Power' Screens in New York | ARTICLE

    The first time Iggy Pop heard the Stooges' "Search and Destroy" played back in the studio, "I knew I had something. I thought, 'This is that immortal shit.' " The revelation is just one of many packed into...

    May 10, 2010 10:21 AM ET
  • Willie Nelson Celebrates the Art of the Cover Live In New York

    Willie Nelson Celebrates the Art of the Cover Live In New York | ARTICLE

    Willie Nelson may have just turned 77, but the country legend hasn't slowed his recording or performance schedule. After releasing his latest album Country Music — a lovely collection of country covers produced by T Bone Burnett...

    May 7, 2010 3:37 PM ET
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