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An Informal Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Vote Says.........

If you go to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, you can vote on who you'd like to see inducted. It's an informal thing . . . it's not the same as the fan vote that's conducted after the nominees are announced. And it supposedly does NOT have any bearing on who gets nominated. But in case you're...
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Rick Springfield Says "Jessie's Girl" Started as "Gary's Girl"

Here's some '80s trivia you may not have known: In "Jessie's Girl", RICK SPRINGFIELD says he wants to know where he can "find a woman like that" . . . and apparently the answer is a STAINED-GLASS CLASS. In a new interview, Rick says, quote, "I [had] started going to this stained-glass place in...
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40 Rock Albums That Millennials Don't Know

The streaming era has changed a LOT about how music is discovered and consumed . . . and one negative side effect MIGHT be that without physical copies being passed down, some albums get lost in the shuffle. "Rolling Stone" put together a list of 40 albums that Baby Boomers loved that Millennials "...
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The 25 Worst Original Names of Famous Bands

"Rolling Stone" has a rundown of some bands whose INITIAL idea for a name was TERRIBLE . . . but thankfully, they came to their senses and changed the name before it became too late. Here they are: 1. Early name: Naked Toddler . . . Final name: Creed 2. Early name: The Golliwogs . . . Final name:...
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Dave Grohl and His Daughter Perform 'My Hero' Together {Video}

Recently at The Leeds Festival- "Ladies and gentlemen, the best singer in the Grohl family — Miss Violet Grohl right now, right here," Dave announced. Video of Dave Grohl sings My Hero with daughter Violet Grohl, Foo Fighters Live Leeds Festival 2019
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Watch Clip of Roger Waters Performing ‘Us and Them'- Premiere

Roger Waters will screen "Roger Waters Us + Them" a concert film from his 2017-18 tour of the same name, in movie theaters across the world on Oct. 2 and 6. We have an exclusive premiere of a clip from the movie below. Video of Roger Waters Us + Them | In Cinemas 2 & 6 October | Official...
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Tommy Lee Got Kicked Out Of Emeril's

Tommy Lee went to eat at Emeril's in Nola recently and got the boot for dropping an F-BOMB when staff asked him to take off his hat. Hey @Emeril I just was at your restaurant in New Orleans and was aggressively asked to leave because I was upset about removing my hat. I removed it and they still...
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Sheriff Newell Normand trades his badge for the mic on WWL AM/FM

This guy's gonna work in the next studio over! Welcome on-board, Sheriff!!! Can ya fix our tickets? Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand is retiring from law enforcement. He announced today that he is taking over the midday talk show on WWL Radio. "It was a tough decision, because I love my work...
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Gene Simmons Talks to Osterlind

Gene and the boys are coming to Mardi Gras, so they checked in with Osterlind before they hit town for Endymion.
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Watch Def Leppard's "Bringin' On The Heartbreak" Live In Detroit (Video)

Def Leppard will release their "And There Will Be A Next Time: Live In Detroit" Blu-Ray/DVD this Friday, February 10 and a preview clip of their classic 1981 power ballad "Bringin' On The Heartbreak" can be seen below. (Photo by Ken Tomczak)
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