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Billy Idol In Concert At The Pearl At The Palms

Billy Idol & Other Punk Rock Veterans Play Suprise-Ish Show In Echo Park Parking Lot

With a rebel yell, they cried more, more, more. And the punk rock denizens of Los Angeles got it. Echo Park is known for housing some of the old-school punk rock clubs of Los Angeles. […]

12/17/2013

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Not Fade Away: Billy Idol’s ‘Rebel Yell,’ 30 Years After MTV Brought It to the Masses

For a full year, Idol was omnipresent on the still-young television network. The heavy rotation of his videos helped fuel the success of ‘Rebel Yell,’ his 1983 album that spent 70 weeks on the Billboard chart, peaking at No. 6 and selling more than two million copies in the U.S. alone.

11/15/2013

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Billy Idol’s ‘Rebel Yell,’ 30 Years After MTV Brought It to the Masses

If you were one of the fortunate households to have MTV in late 1983 and through 1984, you knew every inch of Billy Idol. It was in those nascent years of the channel that Idol’s career was launched, and an album took him from clubs at the first start of the tour, to stadiums at end.

11/11/2013

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Billy Idol Writing Autobiography, Plans To Release Next Year

Even though he’s lived a “charmed life,” Billy Idol knows all about dancing with himself and he’s writing an autobiography about those experiences while concurrently on a national tour. “I’m three-quarters of the way through […]

05/31/2013

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10 Rockin’ Summer Songs For Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! It’s the unofficial starts of summer and we’re ready to throw some weenies on the grill, crack open an ice-cold beverage, and throw our lawn chair into the kiddie pool as […]

05/24/2013

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10 Essential Karaoke Songs From The 80′s

So Jack FM’s Flashback Prom is only a few days away, and yeah, The Romantics and Tommy Tutone are playing, but what happens if some crazed attendee (*cough* Jack Stickerpimps *cough*) decides that it’s time […]

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Ten Colorful ’80s Songs

Today’s Flasback ’80s Song of The Day in honor of JACK FM’s Flashback Prom with The Romantics and Tommy Tutone is “Pretty In Pink ” by Psychedelic Furs. Fittingly, the ’80s were a very colorful […]

05/03/2013

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Bam Margera Handcuffed In North Carolina Airport

So that’s what he’s been doing all this time? Taking out his adrenaline on airport security. This is by all means a laughing matter. The man is a self proclaimed JACKass after all, what do […]

08/15/2012

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WrestleMania: Pitting Wrestling Stars Against Jack FM Musicians

“Oooh oh, Oooh oh, WrestleMania!” No, this not some sort of lame April Fool’s joke. This sh*t’s fo real. Wrestlemania XXVIII is this Sunday. And as you debate with your friends whether The Rock is gonna […]

03/28/2012

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Happy Birthday Clay Aiken, Billy Idol, And Mark Twain!

November 30th, 2011 Billy Idol – 56 Clay Aiken – 33 Mark Twain – (would be) 176 Happy Birthday.

11/30/2011

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