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The Guardian (blog)

Hot and dirty sax is what rock'n'roll is built on
The Guardian (blog)
The problem is in part aesthetic. The saxophone does not look wildly rock'n'roll; rather it suggests the result of an unlikely liaison between C-3PO and a foxglove — the cork, the keys, the octave pin, the peculiar curve of the bell. There is ...
Get ready for rock 'n roll spectacular with The BossThe Herald |
Courtney Love slams Bruce Springsteen: 'Saxophones don't belong in rock 'n' roll'The Star-Ledger
Courtney Love on Springsteen: 'Saxophones Don't Belong in Rock & Roll'
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Is rock's flippant attitude towards mental health changing?
The Guardian
"Heaving, crackle, slinky, dormy, roofy, wham/ I'll have them, fried bloke". That stream of cobblers, from Syd Barrett's Rats, is perhaps the closest that rock music has come to documenting a mental breakdown. Soon after recording it, Barrett became ...

Boston Globe

The week ahead: Music
Boston Globe
FANFARLO A nervous energy has always underpinned the jittery songs Simon Balthazar writes for his band, Fanfarlo. On the London indie-rock ensemble's new third release, “Let's Go Extinct,” Balthazar goes wide screen with weighty songs that loosely ...

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The Guardian

Record Store Day: can't stop the rock, but £50 man fills in for teenage rebels
The Guardian
The overall aim, says Hickman, is to "celebrate record stores and the culture that they breed", and bring in people untouched by their magic, but I also wonder if the day has a larger meaning: as rock'n'roll enters its seventh decade, might it actually ...

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BBC News

The return of rock: Four bands to watch
BBC News
After years in the doldrums, the UK rock scene is finally showing signs of life. We speak to four of the country's most promising new bands. Where have all the UK's guitar bands gone? It's a common cry in the music press, seemingly exasperated by the ...
Plenty of music to rock Chillicothe Friday and Saturday nightsChillicothe Gazette

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Spies, Spooks, And Rock 'n' Roll At Twilight Of The Cold War
But the U.S. government was keenly aware of the power of rock 'n' roll to rattle its Cold War rival, according to “Free to Rock,” a new documentary that explores the impact of rock music on Soviet society. The White House, in fact, played a hands-on ...

The Inside Story Of Nirvana's One-Night-Only Reunion
The thought of entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for his work in Nirvana barely even entered Dave Grohl's head until shortly after he walked offstage at last year's ceremony in Los Angeles after inducting Rush and jamming with them on "2112." "I ...
Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic Talk Preparing for Nirvana's Rock Hall Induction News
Nirvana Members Talk Rock Hall Gig, Courtney Love Encounter + Possibility of ...Loudwire
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: Creation, Catharsis, and ...Consequence of Sound
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ROCK MUSIC MENU: On Sale This Week
Delaware County Daily Times
ROCK MUSIC MENU: On Sale This Week. Posted: 04/17/14, 4:11 PM EDT |. # Comments. On Sale This Week. Today ? Alice Smith at the Theater of Living Arts, June 19 ? Philly Summer Fest 2014-Best of Hip Hop, R&B and Pop at the Theater of Living Arts, ...


Ex-KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick talks band's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
KISS was recently inducted into the Rock 'N' Roll Hall of Fame after forty years of hard work, blood, sweat, and tears. Unlike other bands, not all of their current and former associates were asked to share the honor. The Hall of Fame only awarded ...
Paul Stanley on his love for another maskThe San Luis Obispo Tribune

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ROCK MUSIC MENU: AC/DC might be finished
Delaware County Daily Times
“After 40 years of life dedicated to AC/DC, guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health,” the statement reads. “Malcolm would like to thank the group's diehard legions of fans worldwide for their never ...
For all the ways they rock, we salute AC/DC: Their five fiercest songsThe Plain Dealer
AC/DC's Malcolm Young ill, 'taking a break' from bandCNN
AC/DC rock on without guitarist Malcolm YoungRappler -The Herald |
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