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Keystone, Hulton Archive
Keystone, Hulton Archive

50 Years Ago: Dave Davies Knocked Out by Bandmate During Kinks Show

Kinks drummer Mick Avory flattened guitarist Dave Davies in mid-concert in May 1965.

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SPV

11 Years Ago: Monster Magnet Get Reborn on ‘Monolithic Baby!’

How Monster Magnet came roaring back from a series of professional setbacks to create the 2004 classic 'Monolithic Baby!'

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Kiss Seattle Times Review
Peter Cade, Hulton Archive, Getty Images / Seattle Times

41 Years Ago: Kiss Receive a Scathing — and Inspiring — Concert Review

Kiss have never had a very friendly relationship with rock critics, but sometimes even the most brutal reviews can be used for inspiration.

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OU812
Warner Bros. Records

27 Years Ago: Van Halen’s ‘OU812′ Album Released

The Sammy Hagar-fronted lineup of Van Halen expanded their sound and kept the hits coming on their second album, 1988's 'OU812.'

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YouTube

45 Years Ago: Peter Green Quits Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac's split with co-founding guitarist Peter Green was as sudden as it was confusing.

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Karl Walter, Getty Images

10 Years Ago: Audioslave Return With ‘Out of Exile’

Audioslave's second album, Out of Exile, arrived on May 24, 2005.

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Bruce Springsteen
YouTube

37 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Launches ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town’ Tour

Bruce Springsteen's tour in support of his fourth album began in Buffalo on May 23, 1978.

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Jefferson Airplane
RCA Records, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

42 Years Ago: Jefferson Airplane Barred From Playing Free Hometown Concert

Jefferson Airplane were denied the chance to play in Golden Gate Park on May 23, 1973, which resulted in a massive hit for Starship years later.

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The Who Pete Townshend John Entwistle Keith Moon Roger Daltrey
Steve Wood, Express/Getty Images

The History of the Who’s ‘Tommy’

We delve into the story behind the Who's 'Tommy' album, which was released on May 23, 1969.

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Kiss 1979
Casablanca

‘Dynasty’ No More: When the Wheels Came Off the Kiss Empire

Even though they saw it coming, Kiss were unable to stop the wheels from coming off their careers starting with the release of 1979's disco-influenced 'Dynasty.'

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