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Morganton News Herald

Rock music label comes full circle
Morganton News Herald
Rock music began as an alternative to the mainstream of popular music in the '50s. Those early rockers rebelliously were inspired by the blues for the forms and energy of their music. Rock began in the underground. Trying to make sense of the current ...


Led Zeppelin premieres 'Rock and Roll' video
Led Zeppelin premieres a video today of an alternate mix of '70s FM radio warhorse Rock and Roll, in advance of Monday's release of re-mastered and expanded versions of the band's untitled fourth album and Houses of the Holy. The deluxe packages of ...
3!!! Featured Albums (10/27-31) Led Zeppelin IV & Houses of the Holy AND The ...WUKY

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Pat Benatar And Neil Giraldo: Tales From A Rock 'N' Roll Marriage
Every relationship has an origin story. For Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, it all goes back to the moment in the late 1970s when Benatar signed a recording deal with Chrysalis Records — who immediately fired everyone in her band but the bass player.
Tales From A Rock 'N' Roll MarriageWNKU

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Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dead at 71
As one-third of one of rock's greatest trios, along with guitarist Eric Clapton and drummer Ginger Baker, Bruce was the voice and songwriter behind classic tracks like "White Room," "SWLABR," and "Sunshine of Your Love," which Bruce co-wrote with Clapton.
Bass Player for Influential '60s Rock Band Cream Dies at
Jack Bruce, Cream bassist, dead at 71U-T San Diego
5 Videos to Remember Rock Legend and Cream Bassist Jack Bruce ByMic
Ultimate Classic Rock -Los Angeles Times
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The Guardian

Annie Lennox: Nostalgia review – poignant renditions of pre-rock standards
The Guardian
Rod Stewart's mega-successful Great American Songbook series has become something of a blueprint for musicians at a crossroads – donning a metaphorical black tie and settling into the nostalgic glow of pre-rock music standards. As the former Eurythmics ...

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Waiting for the Rails to Rumble: The Cycles of Rock Music
As I sit in an undisclosed location, the same undisclosed location I find myself in every morning after my cup of coffee, I peruse an article in Playboy by the eloquent Rick Moody, lamenting the expiration of the rock icon (“In Search of the Lost Rock ...

A new device harvests energy from noise. James Urquhart reports.
When subjected to rock music or ambient noise from traffic or crowds they saw a boost in performance of the cells' sunlight-to-electricity conversion efficiency of up to 50%. “We used the same zinc oxide nanorods in our latest work as in the solar ...


An Illustrated Guide To Every Animal In Rock Music
From Rocky Raccoon and psychedelic walruses to Hounds of Love and Iron Lions of Zion, rock music is full of wild animals. To visualize the creatures of your favorite lyrics, Manchester-based* design firm Dorothy commissioned illustrator Tracy Worrall ...

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Rock Hall's 19th Music Masters concert to honor Everly Brothers
Crain's Cleveland Business (blog)
Clevelanders tend to bemoan the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum for only holding its induction ceremonies on the shores of Lake Erie every three years. However, some of the most magical Rock Hall-inspired moments don't happen at the induction ...
Don Everly to be Part of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award EventSurfKY News
Rock Hall Music Masters: The Everly Brothersideastream

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Man killed in Cedar Springs crash remembered for love of rock music, helping ...
The Grand Rapids Press -
Rock and roll was Hickman's passion, his family says. He once rode on a private airplane with the Lynyrd Skynyrd band. It is those memories of concerts attended together, clad in souvenir T-shirts, that Bruce's older brother, Rob Hickman, is holding ...