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Sammy Hagar and Neal Schon’s Forgotten Team-Up: The History of HSAS

HSAS
Geffen

All four members of HSAS joined us to talk about this one-and-done supergroup, and the impact it had.

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30 Years Ago: Scandal Featuring Patty Smyth Release ‘Warrior’

Scandal, 'The Warrior'
Columbia

There weren't many female voices on rock radio in the early '80s -- the short list of mainstream rock stars who happened to be women was pretty much limited to Joan Jett, Heart, Pat Benatar, and Deborah Harry of Blondie.

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Jon Anderson on Working With Jean-Luc Ponty, Yes’ New Album and More – Exclusive Interview

Matt Roberts, Getty Images
Matt Roberts, Getty Images

Jon Anderson parted ways with Yes in 2008, when health concerns kept him from committing to a tour.

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40 Years Ago: Harry Nilsson and John Lennon Join Forces for ‘Pussy Cats’

Harry Nilsson, 'Pussy Cats'
RCA

By all rights, the mid-'70s should have been an easy time for Harry Nilsson.

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Gene Simmons on Football, New Music, a New Movie and More – Exclusive Interview

Gene Simmons
Frederick M. Brown, Getty Images

The L.A. Kiss arena football team, co-owned by Kiss founders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley, didn't have a banner debut season, finishing at 3-15.

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45 Years Ago: The Complicated, Generation-Defining History of Woodstock

Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.

Woodstock made a complicated journey toward its status a generation-defining event.

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35 Years Ago: Led Zeppelin Tries to Regroup for ‘In Through the Out Door’

Led Zeppelin, 'In Through the Out Door'
Swan Song

Led Zeppelin emerged from a troubled period to produce 'In Through the Out Door,' one final charttopping studio effort.

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How Jefferson Airplane Became Jefferson Starship – And Then Just Starship

Jefferson Airplane Jefferson Starship Starship
RCA / Grunt Records / Paradise Artists

How Starship traded in the Summer of Love ideals espoused by their original incarnation, Jefferson Airplane, for a handful of Top 40 hits.

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15 Years Ago: The ‘Detroit Rock City’ Movie Pretty Much Ends the Kiss Reunion

Detroit Rock City

"I never felt the same about Gene after that," Ace Frehley said of the movie. "He had reached an all-time low with me, and this particular snub contributed greatly to my second departure from Kiss."

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Gregg Rolie Shares Memories Of His Woodstock Experience + Santana Reunion News

Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

We spoke with the former Santana and Journey keyboardist/singer on the 45th anniversary of Santana's breakout performance at Woodstock.

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