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Warren Haynes Looks Back On 20 Years Of Gov’t Mule + His ‘Unbelievable’ Time With The Allman Brothers

Photo credit: Anna Webber
Photo credit: Anna Webber

Warren Haynes spoke with us about his upcoming Gov't Mule releases and his years with the Allman Brothers.

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Joe Perry Talks About His New Christmas Record, Aerosmith’s Future – Exclusive Interview

Joe Perry of Aerosmith
Ross Halfin

When Joe Perry casually tells us that "it's going to be a rock 'n' roll Christmas," he means that quite literally.

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How the Paul Butterfield Blues Band Earned Its Spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Elektra
Elektra

The latest batch of artists bound for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has been announced, which means that for the next few months, you're going to read and hear a lot of arguing about who deserved to make it and who didn't -- and this year, that's going to include plenty of head-shaking over one act in particular: the Paul Butterfield Blues Band.

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Category: Longform, News

The History of Peter Criss’ Post-Kiss Solo Career

Peter Criss
Bryan Bedder, Getty Images

Criss has struggled to find success since leaving the safety of a hugely successful band.

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Santana on Music’s Healing Powers + Reuniting With His Band – Exclusive Interview

Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Carlos Santana appeared in a sweatshirt emblazoned with the face of Bob Marley -- echoing a key passage from his new autobiography ‘The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light’ -- during an exclusive talk with Ultimate Classic Rock backstage at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco.

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How ‘WKRP in Cincinnati’ Broke the Rules to Cover the Who’s Concert Tragedy

WKRP In Cincinnati Enquirer
CBS / The Cincinnati Enquirer

The impetus for a still-remarkable moment of television on 'WKRP in Cincinnati' grew from a concert tragedy on Dec. 3, 1979, just before the Who took the stage at Riverfront Coliseum.

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45 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Cut Three Classic Tracks at Muscle Shoals

William Lovelace, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
William Lovelace, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

The Rolling Stones went to Alabama in December 1969 and recorded three songs that evoked the country, blues and R&B sound of the region.

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Musical Bed-Hopping: The History of GTR

GTR
Arista

We walk through the convoluted history of the one-album supergroup GTR.

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40 Years Ago: Badfinger Falls Apart With Failure of ‘Wish You Were Here’

Apple Records
Apple Records

'Wish You Were Here,' the last album to feature all four of Badfinger's classic-era members, works as a prime examples of this star-crossed band's woes.

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40 Years Ago: John Lennon Makes His Last Concert Appearance

YouTube.com
YouTube.com

Dual legends initially grew up around John Lennon's Nov. 28, 1974 appearance on stage with Elton John at Madison Square Garden.

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