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Hendrix At 70: “Like Getting A Blessing From The Pope” – Robert Lamm Of Chicago

Robert Lamm of Chicago tells CBS Local that his band was doing horn-based arrangements of Hendrix songs early on. Hendrix became a fan and supporter of the group, and when he expressed respect for Chicago’s late guitarist/leader Terry Kath, it meant a lot to the entire group.pr

11/13/2012

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Could It Happen: A Chicago Reunion With Peter Cetera

The Chicago business is still a healthy one: like The Beach Boys, they tour every year to large crowds. But also like The Beach Boys, reuniting with their ex-frontman would be a huge event that would get the band more media attention than they’ve had in years, and would probably be a big enough deal to lead to a tour headlining the venues where they usually split the bill.

09/13/2012

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Eddie Vedder, Tom Morello Join Bruce Springsteen For Two Nights In Chicago

Springsteen expects his band to be able to play different songs night after night, and apparently, the same holds true for his guests. Both Vedder and Morello showed up the following night, but each did (mostly) different songs from the prior concert

09/10/2012

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From Beach Boys to Queen, 5 Bands With Too Many Greatest Hits Compilations

In recent years particularly, labels like Rhino and Sony Legacy have released more best-of collections and box sets than ever. But how many is too many? If nearly all the compilations are identical in tracklisting, what’s the point?

08/13/2012

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Florence Welch On Her Exhausting Tour: “You Just Cry All The Time”

The singer revealed her busy tour schedule and gushed on meeting Jay-Z and Beyonce.

08/09/2012

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Lolla Founder Perry Farrell Goes Off-Site For Jane’s Addiction After-Party

Perry Farrell’s aura seems to be present in every aspect of Lollapalooza. But this year the Lollapalooza founder opted to go offsite to make an appearance in the flesh for an intimate after-party with Jane’s Addiction.

08/05/2012

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Lollapalooza Lineup Leaked? — Will We See Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers & Beyonce In Grant Park?

[pullquote quote="My work here is done. Good game, Perry Farrell." credit="@LollaLeaks"]The twitterverse is buzzing about the summer festival circuit. This morning, we had official confirmation about the lineup for Bonnaroo 2012. Now the same account […]

02/13/2012

Rod Stewart And Stevie Nicks Announce 2011 North American Heart And Soul Tour

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rod Stewart[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Stevie Nicks[/lastfm] stopped by the Ellen show today to talk about how they have joined forces for one of the most anticipated musical events of the year, The Heart & […]

01/13/2011

The Most Stressful City in America

Recently, the people over at “Forbes” compiled a list of the most stressful cities in America, based on traffic, pollution, unemployment rate, population density and weather. So next time you complain about Seattle when you […]

12/28/2010

Staind’s Aaron Lewis Wows Chicago Audience With His Acoustic Guitar

Aaron Lewis Of Staind Live At Chicago’s House Of Blues 10.20.2010view gallery Aaron Lewis of [lastfm]Staind[/lastfm] knows how to bring true emotion to the microphone, and he proved this last night when he performed a solo […]

10/21/2010

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