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Ray Davies' Bentley For SaleWhen The Kinks started making big money, their leader Ray Davies bought a Bentley S2, which was a little odd since he didn't have a drivers licence! In fact he didn't get one until he was 44!
Steven Tyler: DNA Of A DrummerWe know that Steven Tyler of Aerosmith started off as a drummer, but it may not have been a conscious decision. DNA test have shown that an ancestor of his was a drummer in the Civil War.
Rare Infection Puts Elton John In HospitalDuring a recent tour of South America Elton John developed a "harmful and unusual bacterial infection" that landed him in the hospital.
Steely Don Coming To TownDonald Fagen of Steely Dan is flying solo this summer with his solo band, Donald Fagen And The Nightflyers.
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Thor Makes Immigrant Song A Hit SingleLed Zeppelin's "Immigrant Song", released in 1970, sits at #16 on this weeks Billboard Hot Rock Songs chart due to its' inclusion in the trailer for the movie "Thor: Ragnarok".
Roger Waters New Album DelayedThe original plan was to have the new Roger Waters album out in time for the start of his Us & Them tour. Plan B now calls for "Is This The Life We Really Want" to be released June 2nd
Peter Criss: Kissing The Stage GoodbyeIn every life there is a time to slow things down. Peter Criss, original KISS drummer has hit that point in terms of performing. Not that he's retiring mind you
Monterey Pop Turns 50 This SummerIt was the anchor of the Summer Of Love, and often regarded as the most trouble free of the major music festivals. This summer The Monterey International Pop Festival turns 50
Scholz: Boston Is Not THAT 'Rock N Roll Band'Songs can be autobiographical, but Boston's Rock N Roll Band was not one of those.

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The Daily Cut: Ozzy Osbourne "Crazy Train"30 years ago today, traveling on a plane filled with students returning to Boston from spring break in Miami, Ozzy bought everyone three rounds of drinks and sang "Crazy Train" over the PA.
Classic Rock Almanac April 28, 2017Longtime Rolling Stones touring keyboardist Chuck Leavell celebrates his 65th birthday today. Before he hooked up with the Stones, Leavell was a member of which Southern rock band?
John Lennon 'Sgt. Pepper's' Sketch Going to AuctionThe “Music Icons 2017” auction will occur May 20, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square.
Ray Davies' Bentley For SaleWhen The Kinks started making big money, their leader Ray Davies bought a Bentley S2, which was a little odd since he didn't have a drivers licence! In fact he didn't get one until he was 44!
Dave Grohl's Mom Recalls 'Dark, Sad Time' after Kurt Cobain's Suicide"It was such a dark, sad time. David came home after that so we all sort of had to regroup," she said. "We talked a lot... We've always been able to say everything to each other.
Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt Mourn Loss of Jonathan Demme“He was an inspiration for me, a beautiful filmmaker and a great spirit," wrote Springsteen. "Always smiling, always involved with the world and always pushing you to go for your best."
The Daily Cut: The Rolling Stones "Can't You Hear Me Knocking"Former Rolling Stones' guitarist Mick Taylor explains that "Can't You Hear Me Knocking" is an unusual entry in the band's catalog.
Classic Rock Almanac April 27, 2017Original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley turns 66 years old today. Ace is a nickname. What is Frehley's real first name?
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' Our Soundtrack WishlistSince James Gunn said "Vol. 3" is a go, we have suggestions for the accompanying "Awesome Mix Tape."
Chuck Berry's New Single 'Wonderful Woman' is Dedicated to Wife 'Toddy'The song comes off the upcoming album, "Chuck," which will be the recently deceased artist's first album since 1979's 'Rock It.'

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Watch: Myles Garrett Reacts To Being Selected By Browns No. 1 OverallHall of Famer Bruce Smith – one of Garrett’s idols – presented Garret with his Browns jersey.
Browns Add Jabrill Peppers, David Njoku Late In The First RoundShortly after the selection of Peppers, the Browns sent the first pick in the second round - No. 33 - and fourth round - No. 108 - to Green Bay for the 29th pick to use on Miami tight end David Njoku.
The Daily Cut: Ozzy Osbourne "Crazy Train"30 years ago today, traveling on a plane filled with students returning to Boston from spring break in Miami, Ozzy bought everyone three rounds of drinks and sang "Crazy Train" over the PA.
Classic Rock Almanac April 28, 2017Longtime Rolling Stones touring keyboardist Chuck Leavell celebrates his 65th birthday today. Before he hooked up with the Stones, Leavell was a member of which Southern rock band?
Browns Select Myles Garrett No. 1 In 2017 NFL DraftWhen all the smoke cleared Thursday, the Cleveland Browns took the obvious route with the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
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A New Movie Has Burt Reynolds Talking To Himself...Burt Reynolds meets Burt Reynolds!
John Lennon 'Sgt. Pepper's' Sketch Going to AuctionThe “Music Icons 2017” auction will occur May 20, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square.
Ray Davies' Bentley For SaleWhen The Kinks started making big money, their leader Ray Davies bought a Bentley S2, which was a little odd since he didn't have a drivers licence! In fact he didn't get one until he was 44!
Browns Enter 2017 NFL Draft With 11 Selections, Who No. 1 Pick Will Be Remains UnclearThe Browns have 11 picks overall with 5 of them in the top 65 and the last pick is No. 188 overall in the sixth round. A total of 253 selections will be made league-wide.

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