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Top 10 Rock Star Restaurant Hang Outs in Los Angeles

By Vanessa Payes For nearly 50 years, rockstars have galvanized Los Angles’ Sunset Strip with their booze, babes, bandanas, bikes and all out debauchery. The leviathans of rock and roll history have long been stumbling […]

04/07/2014

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Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown To Be Features On Upcoming Stamps

So will Steve Jobs, Wilt Chamberlin and Johnny Carson.

02/25/2014

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Janis Joplin Walk of Fame Induction Streaming Online

Bluesy rock goddess, Janis Joplin, has been dead since 1970, but the amazing vocalist is finally being honored posthumously with the 2,510th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Category of Recording this […]

11/04/2013

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Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Preserved in National Recording Registry

The National Recording Registry at the Library of Congress has announced 25 recordings selected for preservation, and Pink Floyd’s legendary The Dark Side of the Moon, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend, is among […]

03/22/2013

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5 Things Justin Bieber Could Learn From Janis Joplin

Pop star Justin Bieber collapsed during a performance at London’s O2 Arena last week (March 7), requiring medical attention and a brief hospital stay. During his hospital stopover, the Biebs assured fans that he was […]

03/13/2013

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Top 10 Rock Star Drug Overdoses

Sadly, the history of rock is littered with tales of immense talent being snuffed by addiction to lethal narcotics. Here is our breakdown of 10 of the worst-case scenarios when rock stars got mixed up with hard drugs and lost.

11/20/2012

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Clive Davis To Release Autobiography Next Year

The memoir, due out in February, will tackle the record business legend’s early beginnings, going from an orphaned teen to a Harvard Law School graduate and eventually becoming the hit maker we know now.

09/13/2012

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Janis Joplin Biopic Now Has Lead Actress

From pop star Pink to indie dream girl Zooey Deschanel, big name actresses have been attached to the lead role in Janis Joplin‘s biopic. But it will be recent Tony Award-winning actress Nina Arianda that […]

07/11/2012

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Jane’s Addiction, Janis Joplin To Receive Walk of Fame Stars

Twenty-four years after their debut album hit stores, Jane’s Addiction is joining the likes of The Beatles and Jimi Hendrix on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The band is due to receive its star in […]

06/26/2012

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Gordon Lightfoot, Bob Marley, Jackson Browne, Janis Joplin, Donovan, Grateful Dead Release New Material!

A number of new releases featuring classic artists came out this past week. Must be something in the air… Whether you get your music via downloading, online ordering or going to an actual store and […]

04/22/2012

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