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30 Years Ago: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Struggle Through Ambitious ‘Southern Accents’

MCA
MCA

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers took a three-year break from new music between 1982-85, but the band wasn't on vacation.

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10 Years Ago: Judas Priest Are Born Again With ‘Angel of Retribution’

Epic
Epic

On March 1, 2005, Judas Priest put an end to a decade's worth of strife between singer Rob Halford and his bandmates with the highly anticipated 'Angel of Retribution.'

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32 Years Ago: Styx Come Apart with ‘Kilroy Was Here’

DDY Kilroy
YouTube

Styx's 'Kilroy Was Here' concept album was released on Feb. 28, 1983.

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27 Years Ago: Robert Plant Finally Embraces His Past on ‘Now and Zen’

Robert Plant Now and Zen
Es Paranza

On Feb. 29, 1988, Robert Plant released his fourth solo album, 'Now and Zen.'

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45 Years Ago: Led Zeppelin Become ‘The Nobs’ for a Night

Led Zeppelin
Laurance Ratner, Getty Images

The band had to play under a fake name to avoid a lawsuit on Feb. 28, 1970.

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25 Years Ago: Eric Johnson Redefines Rock Guitar With ‘Ah Via Musicom’

Capitol Records
Capitol Records

Rock guitar found a new hero with Eric Johnson, whose 'Ah Via Musicom' was released on Feb. 28, 1990.

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15 Years Ago: Steely Dan Return to Form by Remaining ‘Two Against Nature’

Giant
Giant

Steely Dan released 'Two Against Nature,' their first album in 20 years, on Feb. 29, 2000.

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15 Years Ago: Brotherly Help Gets AC/DC Back to Basics on ‘Stiff Upper Lip’

East West
East West

AC/DC took a back-to-basics approach with 'Stiff Upper Lip,' which was released on Feb. 28, 2000.

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40 Years Ago: Blue Oyster Cult Finally Break Through With ‘On Your Feet or on Your Knees’

Columbia
Columbia

For Blue Oyster Cult, the overnight success of 1975's 'On Your Feet or on Your Knees' took a while.

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32 Years Ago: Journey Release State-of-the-Art ‘Frontiers,’ the Beginning of the End

Columbia
Columbia

When Journey started recording their eighth album, 'Frontiers' -- which was released in February 1983 -- they were coming off their biggest year ever.

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