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Weekend Hot Clicks: Patrick Mahomes Breaks Twitter and 3,200-Year-Old Cheese

This is normal behavior...<p>Brett McMurphy dropped a story on Friday night that says former Ohio State receivers’ coach Zach Smith took nude photos in …

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Members Of The Magpie Salute Join Gov’t Mule To Honor Aretha Franklin In Charlotte

Watch Gov't Mule and members of The Magpie Salute team up to honor Aretha Franklin with a cover of "Chain Of Fools" last night in Charlotte.The post …

Aretha Franklin

Richard Thompson’s ’13 Rivers’ Tour Rolls Into Cork

Richard Thompson is set to play <b>an extensive UK tour</b> in support of his much-anticipated new album <i>13 Rivers</i>, his first self-produced album in over a …

Music

Watch St. Vincent Play Nirvana, Hendrix, Led Zeppelin Riffs, More

St. Vincent recently visited BBC Radio 6 Music, where she sat down for an acoustic recital of the riffs that changed her life. They include Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” Led Zeppelin’s “Black Dog,” Jimi Hendrix’s “Manic Depression,” the Breeders’ “Cannonball,” Jethro Tull’s “Aqualung,” and …

Guitar

St. Vincent Plays Medley Of Guitar Riffs That Changed Her Life

Just Now<p>All the best musicians are influenced by the greats that came before them right?<p>The other day <b>St. Vincent</b> did something really cool to honor …

Guitar

13 Times Rock Cover Versions Surpassed The Originals — Kerrang!

It’s fair to say that most musicians get their chops by learning other people’s songs. It makes perfect sense – if something inspires you to pick up …

George Michael

Emmy Contender: The Altered Carbon VFX team watched Blade Runner together before production began

Netflix's <i>Altered Carbon</i> is filled with amazing visual effects – hologram ads, artificial-intelligence constructs, virtual-reality worlds, and a …

Blade Runner

An Interview With '60s Pop Artist Peter Max

When you hear the name Peter Max, you think of the ’60s and the colorful art he created that helped define a generation. On the eve of the 49th anniversary of the Woodstock Festival, we thought we would catch up with Max for some nostalgia. Following are edited excerpts from a longer</b> …

Music

What May Have Really Killed Prince & Why We Should Care

“Loneliness,” said Jimi Hendrix, “is such a … drag.” It’s an affliction everyone is familiar with, some of us more than others, but not so many people are aware that loneliness is more than just a drag–it’s a full-blown public health crisis.<p>This gap in awareness was part of the impetus for the 2018 …

Public Health

Kirby: I’m a marijuana user and a Mormon

I’m an ex-cop, taxpayer, father, grandfather, a compliant husband, writer, a churchgoing Mormon and — believe it or not — a regular user of marijuana.<p>…

Cannabis

Interview With '60s Pop Artist Peter Max (Part 2)

In the first part of this interview with artist Peter Max, the ’60s pop icon discussed Woodstock, Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin and some of the other musical artists he has worked with. Here, Max continues on the Woodstock theme and tells us about how he creates his work and how he feels about …

Posters

Aretha Franklin, an American Original

Aretha did everything her way, pushed boundaries, and didn’t care what you thought, leaving a broad and deep mark on American music.<p>The music world …

Music

26 Iconic Musicians to Pay Tribute to This Halloween

Choosing a Halloween costume is pretty much like choosing a new identity: it's one night to be whoever you want, and what's more fun than pretending you're a celebrity? Of course you could go more current and channel Beyoncé, Britney Spears, or Justin Bieber, but going back in time can be really …

Music

the amazing plans to recreate the Woodstock VW bus

The Woodstock music festival remains one of modern history’s most iconic events. Attracting an audience of more than 400,000 people seeking three …

Autos

Prince’s 1995-2010 catalogue now available digitally

23 later Prince albums plus a new anthology up on streaming services today<p>23 <b>Prince</b> albums covering the period 1995-2010 have been made available on …

Music

Amazingly Clear Remastered Footage of an Amazing 1969 Jimi Hendrix Show in Stockholm, Sweden

In January of 1969, the late, great Jimi Hendrix performed at the Konserthuset in Stockholm, Sweden. For a long time, this amazing show was …

Offbeat News

Kenny Wayne Shepherd brings the blues to Four Winds

The 2017 album “Lay It On Down” gave Kenny Wayne Shepherd a monster hit.<p>The guitar whiz is riding its wave of popularity into the Silver Creek Event Center at Four Winds Casino Resort in New Buffalo, Mich.<p>The five-member Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band is set to perform at 9 p.m. Eastern time Aug. …

Guitar

The Stunt That Got Elvis Costello Banned From Saturday Night Live (1977)

One of the defining moments in Elvis Costello's career happened on December 17, 1977, when he appeared on <i>Saturday Night Live</i>. Costello was 23 years …

Elvis Costello

Aretha Franklin's talent, voice and soul brought people together

It was January 1967 when Aretha Franklin walked into the Fame recording studios in Alabama and sat down at the piano.<p>From the moment she hit the …

Music

5 Non-Tie-Dye-Related Style Tips from the Grateful Dead

In the mid-1960s, two rock bands on opposite American coasts were working toward new sounds. Both were called the Warlocks. Both groups were into …

Rock Music

Aretha Franklin dies aged 76

The Queen Of Soul passed away at home in Detroit<p><b>Aretha Franklin</b> has died aged 76.<p>The ‘Queen Of Soul’ passed away at home in Detroit today (August 16, …

Aretha Franklin

Deconstructing Jimi Hendrix’s “Manic Depression” Riff

“Manic Depression” is one of several original stand-out tracks on <i>Are You Experienced</i>, the 1967 debut album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience.<p>The song is …

Guitar

LIVE Stevie Ray Vaughan - Voodoo Child

Aug 14, 2018<p>Man, Stevie Ray Vaughan really gets a hold of the old Jimi Hendrix classic, Voodoo Child. He laid down an incredible studio version on …

Guitar

Dave Navarro and Chad Smith recall Woodstock ’94 lightbulb moment: ‘It was totally Spinal Tap’

Twenty-four years ago, at the height of MTV’s alternative-nation domination, the organizers of Woodstock ’94 attempted to create a youthquaking event …

Red Hot Chili Peppers

Hippie Dream Trucks On at Rock 'n' Roll-Themed Home for Sale in Woodstock

<b>Erin Cadigan</b> says the house didn’t look like much when she first spotted it under all that brush. It was a 149-year-old Victorian that appeared as if …

Home

Sponsored: Juul is the iPhone of smoking — and kids are wild for it

Juul is sleek little brick that looks like a USB flash drive, puffs discreetly and smells like nothing at all.

Juul

People You Need to Hear: Choklate

Looking for new music to round out your playlist? We got you covered with the soulful sounds of this California-based artist.<p><i>Each week, it seems,</i> …

Music

Hear a previously unreleased Kinks track

"Time Song" is included on new 50th anniversary editions of The Village Green Preservation Society<p><b>The Kinks</b> have announced a 50th anniversary deluxe …

Music

"Rock & Roll Judges"

You can read the whole article here, with more details, citations, and analysis, but here is some of the data:Here is a list of the top specific rock …

Rock & Roll

Ephraim Bugumba sings his refugee’s tale as Storyteller

Ephraim Bugumba’s long, hard journey from the Congo to DeKalb began when he was three, but as Storyteller he uses music to keep a connection to home …

South Africa