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Pat Boone In a Metal Mood
Hip-O

20 Years Ago: Pat Boone Gets ‘In a Metal Mood’

The thing was, Pat Boone was serious.

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Jackson Browne
Asylum

45 Years Ago: Jackson Browne Finally Sings His Own Songs on His Debut Album

Jackson Browne had already been a cog in the music industry machine for half a decade before he released his debut album.

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Isaac Brekken, Getty Images / CBS / Wood, Wikimedia Commons
Isaac Brekken, Getty Images / CBS / Wood, Wikimedia Commons

The Bat, the Alamo and Randy Rhoads’ Death: The Two Most Troubled Months of Ozzy Osbourne’s Life

Somehow, Ozzy Osbourne managed to survive the '80s.

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Columbia
Columbia

45 Years Ago: Paul Simon Declares His Independence on His First Real Solo Album

Paul Simon's self-titled 1972 album wasn't really his solo debut. But it might as well have been.

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Harry Benson, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Harry Benson, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

55 Years Ago: The Beatles Sign Their First Contract With Brian Epstein

By late 1961, the Beatles were one of the most popular bands in Liverpool, but were desperate to find a representative who would secure them a recording contract.

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Island
Island

30 Years Ago: U2 Make Their Masterpiece, ‘The Joshua Tree’

Even before U2's 'The Joshua Tree' arrived, it was clear something big was on the horizon.

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Columbia
Columbia

40 Years Ago: Roger Waters Moves to the Fore With Pink Floyd’s Muscular ‘Animals’

Pink Floyd reached a career crossroads with 'Animals,' this hard-eyed rebuke of greed and the power structure driven by Roger Waters' quickly awakening muse.

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Chuck Berry Keith Richards
Hulton Archive / Reg Lancaster, Hulton Archive

45 Years Ago: Chuck Berry Kicks Keith Richards Off His Stage

Chuck Berry booted Keith Richards off his stage during a 1972 show in which the Rolling Stones guitarist was serving as a member of his backing band.

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Decca
Decca

50 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Take a Step Toward Psychedelic Music on ‘Between the Buttons’

'Their Satanic Majesties Request' is often marked down as the Rolling Stones' dive into psychedelia. But they took a tentative step that way almost an entire year before.

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Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon
Storm Thorgerson, Capitol Records

45 Years Ago: Pink Floyd Flub Live Debut of ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’

Pink Floyd were about to play the entirety of The Dark Side of the Moon before an audience for the first time.

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