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Sydney Morning Herald

Lorde makes history at VMAs with rock award but not everyone is happy about it
Sydney Morning Herald
Lorde made history at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on Monday but her inclusion in the rock video category has shocked and confused even loyal fans. The 17-year-old New Zealander took out the "moonman" trophy for best rock video for her song ...
Lorde wins VMA for Best Rock Video, beating out Arctic Monkeys and The Black ...Consequence of Sound
Lorde wins VMA for Best Rock Video over actual rock bandsNew York Daily News
VMAs 2014: 8 Things We Learned From This Year's ShowMusic Times (blog) -Ultimate Classic Rock
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The Guardian

Rock'n'roll pioneer Chuck Berry wins Polar music prize in Sweden
The Guardian
Keith Richards has paid tribute to Chuck Berry as the American rock'n'roll pioneer was honoured in Sweden with an award regarded, perhaps, as the world's most prestigious music prize. Berry and the opera director Peter Sellars, a fellow American, were ...
Chuck Berry Honored with Sweden's Polar Music Prize, Misses Ceremony Due ...WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM
Chuck Berry, Peter Sellars Honored with Sweden's Polar Music PrizeBillboard
Chuck Berry and Peter Sellars Honoured at the 2014 Polar Music PrizeBroadway World

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Farmington Hills sets backdrop for country rock video
A hefty dose of Northern Michigan splashed with Detroit-style rock and roll hit Farmington Hills last Friday — in full L.A. mode — with the filming of a music video at the Motor City Harley Davidson dealership on Grand River Ave. Described as “more ...

The Columbian

Off Beat: River grad helps bring new meaning to 'rock' music
The Columbian
The son of a piano teacher, he developed a love of music while growing up in Vancouver. Now, as vice president of marketing, he helped the Utah Symphony explore some of America's most impressive rock repertoire. Classic rock wasn't the musical genre ...

The Guardian (blog)

What are the best anti-riffs in rock?
The Guardian (blog)
Most of the innovators in music use unconventional methods to wield their axes, such as Kurt Cobain and his rusty, spidery riff on Nirvana's Hairspray Queen, or Tool's alien-sounding Schism, or the math-rock brigade and their perplexing, pernickety ...
PT1M33S ...Sydney Morning Herald
Radio 2 releases list of top 20 'Greatest Guitar Riffs Ever'
Gen Y: Your music officially

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Should Def Leppard be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? (poll)
The Plain Dealer -
From left, Vivian Campbell, Phil Collen, Rick Savage, Joe Elliott, and Rick Allen, of musical group Def Leppard in Los Angeles. The band re-recorded two of their songs that appear in the film, "Rock of Ages"and they're teaming up with Poison and Lita ...

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Woodstock Nation Should Open Their Minds and Listen to Today's Rock Music ...
Huffington Post
MusicWeek reported that the percentage of rock songs in the top 100 singles chart fell from 13 percent in 2009 to only 3 percent a year later, trailing hip-hop/R&B at 47 percent, pop at 40 percent, and dance at 10 percent. Last year, Billboard's Year ...

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Weld County pilot: 'It's almost like classical music more than rock music'
Greeley Tribune
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ROCK MUSIC MENU: No reunion for Deep Purple
Delaware County Daily Times
ROCK MUSIC MENU: No reunion for Deep Purple. Deep Purple fans hoping to see some semblance of the classic Mark II lineup, featuring from left, Roger Glover, Ritchie Blakmore, Jon Lord, Ian Gillian and Ian Paice, shouldn't get their hopes up. Lord died ...

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ROCK MUSIC MENU: NFL's pay to play isn't so Super
Delaware County Daily Times
ROCK MUSIC MENU: NFL's pay to play isn't so Super. Associated Press The NFL is reportedly courting Katy Perry, above, Coldplay and Rihanna to play during halftime of Super Bowl XLIX next February. But according to a report, the league is asking the ...

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