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Mercury
Mercury

35 Years Ago: Van Morrison Returns to His Roots With ‘Beautiful Vision’

Van Morrison rode out the '70s on a hot sales streak that concluded with 1979's hit Into the Music, but commercial concerns moved to the back burner as the new decade dawned.

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Michael Ochs Archive, Getty Images
Michael Ochs Archive, Getty Images

45 Years Ago: John Lennon and Yoko Ono Become TV Hosts

We tend to look back on the '60s and early-to-mid '70s as a pretty turbulent time in terms of the establishment trying in vain to crack down on the counterculture, but it wasn't always adversarial.

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Capricorn
Capricorn

45 Years Ago: The Allman Brothers Band Release ‘Eat a Peach’

After struggling to find an audience with their first two studio LPs, the Allman Brothers Band finally achieved a commercial breakthrough with 1971's At Fillmore East.

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Cheap Trick
Epic

40 Years Ago: Cheap Trick Goes From Bowling Alleys to the Big Leagues on Their Debut

After paying plenty of dues in Midwestern venues, Cheap Trick made its Epic Records debut in February 1977.

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Interscope
Interscope

5 Years Ago: Van Halen Return to the Past (Again) on ‘A Different Kind of Truth’

Really, it made perfect sense. Is there a more fertile period for Van Halen than the late '70s?

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Columbia
Columbia

50 Years Ago: The Byrds Grow Up on ‘Younger Than Yesterday’

Nobody really talks about it much, but the Byrds were one of the '60s' most restless bands.

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Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.

40 Years Ago: Fleetwood Mac Make a Masterpiece Out of Messy Relationships on ‘Rumours’

After years simmering beneath the surface of mainstream tastes, Fleetwood Mac finally hit the big time in 1975.

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Columbia Records / Larry Hulst, Getty Images

30 Years Ago: Steve Perry Plays His Last Full Show With Journey

Journey were partway through a U.S. tour when they performed at the Sullivan Sports Arena in Anchorage on Feb. 1, 1987.

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Reprise
Reprise

45 Years Ago: Neil Young Got Ready for the Country on ‘Harvest’

Neil Young's 'Harvest,' which was mostly recorded with Nashville session pros, turned him into a major star.

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YouTube
YouTube

The Night Don Henley Joined Guns N’ Roses

It's no fun being stuck without your drummer for an important gig, but it helps if you can call on one of the biggest rock stars on the planet for temporary fill-in duty.

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