Random Notes 2014 - Rolling Stone

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Gimme A Beat

Ryan Lewis and winner Jonathon Eley attend the Ryan Lewis hosted Buffalo David Bitton's "Buffalo Beat Battle" contest at MSR Studios in New York on May 21st, 2014.

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Pay It Forward

Chad Smith attends NAMM's Music Learning Festival at Savoy Elementary School  in Washington, DC on May 19th, 2014. 

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Strike One

Kirk Hammett of Metallica performs during the San Francisco Giants 'Metallica Night' at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California on May 16th, 2014 .

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Laugh Track

Jimmy Fallon and Dolly Parton share a laugh a backstage at the Tonight Show in New York City on May 13th, 2014. 

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