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Watch Iron Maiden’s Catalog Being Mastered for iTunes

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YouTube

Most major albums have been remastered more than once at this point, and not always for the better.

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Hear Pete Townshend’s New Classical Version of ‘Love Reign O’er Me’

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Pete Townshend's new classical version of "Love Reign O'er Me" reworks the Who's 1973 classic features the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, but no Roger Daltrey.

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22 Years Ago: Vince Neil Releases His Debut Solo Album, ‘Exposed’

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Warner Bros.

Next to Van Halen’s spiteful parting with David Lee Roth, no other singer vs. band debacle in the pop-metal scene generated more press or tested allegiances harder than Motley Crue’s ugly divorce from singer Vince Neil in 1992.

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Rush Won’t Stream Shows From 2015 Tour

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Streaming or simulcasting concerts is becoming more common — even the Grateful Dead are getting in on it — but the members of Rush still prefer a more traditional approach.

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Watch Stephen Stills and Neil Young Reunite Onstage for Charity

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YouTube

Stephen Stills' annual Light Up the Blues benefit concert is never short on big-name guests, and this year's lineup boasted something truly special: the chance to watch Stills and his on-again, off-again partner Neil Young reunite onstage for a good cause.

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36 Years Ago: Black Sabbath Fires Ozzy Osbourne

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CBS Records

On April 27, 1979, the other members of Black Sabbath decided that they’d finally had enough of lead singer Ozzy Osbourne and his out-of-control behavior and showed him the door.

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Elvis Presley Songwriter Sid Tepper Dies at 96

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Sid Tepper, who famously co-wrote more than 40 songs for Elvis Presley, is dead at age 96.

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Super-producer Bob Ezrin Slams State of Music Today

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Donald Weber, Getty Images

Bob Ezrin, best known for his work as a producer with Alice Cooper, Pink Floyd and Kiss, has taken a hard look at the current state of music – and he's horrified.

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37 Years Ago: ‘Ringo’ TV Special Airs

Ringo Starr
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The difficulties of being Ringo Starr was the subject of a cheesy TV special in April 1978.

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41 Years Ago: Robin Trower Releases ‘Bridge of Sighs’

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Chrysalis

Robin Trower's power trio masterpiece, 'Bridge of Sighs,' was released in April 1974.

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