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Interview: KISS’ Paul Stanley Slams Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Patti Smith

While taking shots at Jann Wenner, Patti Smith and others, Stanley reaffirmed his speech at the Rock Hall induction ceremony and clarifies that it was Gene Simmons, not him, who said those ‘borderline racist’ comments.

06/03/2014

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Patti Smith Has A New Song Called “Mercy Is” In Biblical Blockbuster ‘Noah’

By Nadia Noir Because the night belongs to…Noah and his descendents. If you believe in the story of Noah and his ark at all, we are all descendents of the super-smart dude who was told […]

04/04/2014

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Lou Reed Died Doing Tai Chi, Says Wife Laurie Anderson

Performance artist, musician and sculptor Laurie Anderson, who also happened to be the loving wife to the recently deceased Lou Reed, revealed that her departed husband died while doing something he loved: Tai Chi.

11/05/2013

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Garbage Covers Patti Smith’s ‘Because The Night’ For Record Store Day

For this year’s Record Store Day, Garbage and Jersey punk-rockers Screaming Females will tip their hats to one of rock’s pioneering frontwomen, Patti Smith. The two female-fronted groups teamed up for a cover of the […]

03/11/2013

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Mumford & Sons, Eddie Vedder, Tom Morello To Play Bruce Springsteen MusiCares Tribute

A star-studded lineup will be on hand to perform Bruce Springsteen‘s songs when he is presented with the 2013 Grammy MusiCares Person Of The Year Award at a ceremony taking place on Friday, February 8 […]

01/02/2013

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Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Neil Young, Mumford & Sons To Play Bruce Springsteen MusiCares Tribute

Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Jackson Browne, Patti Smith, Neil Young, Tom Morello, Mavis Staples, Sting, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Natalie Maines, Juanes, John Legend, Alabama Shakes, Emmylou Harris, Jim James and Mumford & Sons will all perform Springsteen songs. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart, an avowed Springsteen fan, will host the show.

01/02/2013

CBGB’s Future Hangs in the Balance — Again

Legendary music venue CBGB opened its doors in NYC’s Meatpacking District 37 years ago in 1973. It is considered by many to be the birthplace of punk rock music in America, where bands such as […]

06/16/2010

R.E.M. Perform with Patti Smith in New Orleans

Music fans got a rare treat this past Saturday, as seasoned rockers [lastfm]R.E.M.[/lastfm] joined punk legend [lastfm]Patti Smith[/lastfm] for an impromptu jam session at Tipitina‘s in New Orleans. Care to know what tunes got played?

04/27/2010