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R.I.P. Donna Summer: Eight Essential Songs From The Queen Of Disco

From her disco days to her reinvention in the 1980s and beyond, Donna Summer was a one of a kind star in the music world. Known famously as the Queen of Disco, Summer scored four […]

05/17/2012

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Marshall Amps Founder Jim Marshall Dies At 88

Rock’n’roll is just a little quieter today, following the passing of Jim Marshall, who helped the genre turn it up to 10. Marshall, 88, founded the iconic guitar amp brand Marshall Amplification in 1962. According […]

04/05/2012

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Top Five Monkees Songs [Lyrics + Videos]

With the sudden passing of Davy Jones, we decided what better way to honor the iconic singer than with the Top Five Monkees songs of all time.

02/29/2012

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Monkees Singer Davy Jones Dies at 66

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Davy Jones[/lastfm], legendary lead singer of the Monkees, has died at age 66 of an apparent heart attack.

02/29/2012

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Etta James Passes Away At 73

Sad news in the music world today, CNN reports that legendary singer [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Etta James[/lastfm] has passed away at the age of 73 in a hospital in Riverside from complications with Leukemia, according to her […]

01/20/2012

Rock Flashback: Remembering Joe Strummer

It’s one of the great stage names in rock — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Joe Strummer[/lastfm]. The man to which it was attached led a fascinating life.

01/04/2012

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R.I.P. – Jani Lane of Warrant Found Dead, Mysteries of Uncle Tom’s Cabin Go Unsolved

Jani Lane, lead singer of [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]Warrant[/lastfm], (born John Kennedy Oswald, February 1, 1964) has been found dead.  Initial reports indicate his body was NOT thrown in the wishing well.

08/12/2011

R.I.P. Captain Beefheart — Dead At 69

Rock legend [lastfm]Captain Beefheart[/lastfm], aka Don Van Vliet (born January 15, 1941), died Friday, December 17, 2010. According to Rolling Stone, the avant-garde rocker passed away at a California hospital due to complications from multiple […]

12/20/2010

New Step in Case Against Michael Jackson’s Doctor

How will the legal system rule in the case charging [lastfm]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]‘s personal physician with involuntary manslaughter? The answers is yet known, but we’re inching our way closer to the finish line.

08/26/2010

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