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50 years ago the Beatles said “The End”

Half a century ago, Beatlemania ended, not with a whimper but with a bang, not due to controversy or disinterest, but simply because the foursome who led the movement were ready to say goodbye. With Abbey Road, they did just that...
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YOUR official Christmas 2019 LISTENING Guide

his year's Christmas music recommendation is dedicated entirely to a band you've probably never heard of. Over the Rhine's Christmas albums are nowhere as famous as the works of Dean Martin or Bing Crosby, but for those who want a change of pace, they offer something truly tremendous...
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Music in 1969

1969 was an important year for popular music, as the old guard of rock and roll reached their swan song status, and new players in town burst onto the scene. Let's book back on what made the year so transformative, fifty years ago...
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The secret to Weird Al’s genius…

Weird Al has been going strong for decades. He's parodied everyone from Michael Jackson to Coolio to Nirvana to Chamillionaire with no signs of slowing down. How has he managed to remain such an icon for so long? The secret is simple...
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Fifty years of Led Zeppelin

Fifty years ago Led Zeppelin's first album, released, kicking off a decade of brilliance and musical mystique unlike any Rock has ever seen before or since. Let's look back on the legacy of the band and how they made their mark right off the bat with their debut record...
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QUEEN’s catalogue, from bottom to top

With the recent release of the Freddie Mercury and Queen biopic, let's look back on the fifteen albums that define the band's reputation as one of the most varied and influential in rock history. Here's our ranking of each album, from bottom to top...
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Fifty Years ago Johnny Cash did Folsom Prison…

2018 marks the fifty year anniversary of one of music's greatest and most influential live concerts. In 1968 Johnny Cash put on his best black suit, stepped inside the walls of the prison his song made famous, and entertained a room full of hardened criminals. Magic followed...