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Listen to Rolling Stones’ Acoustic Version of ‘Wild Horses’

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We've gotten the first taste of the Rolling Stones' planned re-issue of Sticky Fingers, a stripped-down version of "Wild Horses."

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35 Years Ago: Spinal Tap Invite Fans To Bite Into A ‘Shark Sandwich’

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Embassy Pictures, Megaphone Records

Spinal Tap bounced back from a difficult five years on April 1, 1980 with 'Shark Sandwich.'

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40 Years Ago: ‘The Sun Never Sweats’ On Spinal Tap

Embassy Pictures, YouTube, Megaphone Records
Embassy Pictures, YouTube, Megaphone Records

One of England's loudest bands released a concept album about the British Empire on April 1, 1975.

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45 Years Ago: Spinal Tap Unveil Their New Direction On ‘Brainhammer’

Embassy Pictures, YouTube, Megaphone Records
Embassy Pictures, YouTube, Megaphone Records

Spinal Tap shed their hippie past on April 1, 1970 with 'Brainhammer.'

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35 Years Ago: Brian Johnson Joins AC/DC

Matt Stroshane, Getty Images
Matt Stroshane, Getty Images

On April 1, 1980, hard-rock heroes AC/DC officially announced that Brian Johnson had been chosen as their new singer.

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Cynthia Lennon Dies at 75

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon's first wife and mother to their son Julian, has succumbed to cancer at the age of 75.

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Category: News, R.I.P.

32 Years Ago: Kirk Hammett Joins Metallica

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Megaforce

Metallica were a young band on the rise in 1983, but in order to truly get their career going, they knew they needed to make a lineup change.

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45 Years Ago: John Lennon and Yoko Ono Announce Sex-Change Plans

John Lennon Yoko Ono
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Throughout their life together, John Lennon and Yoko Ono developed a reputation for public absurdism.

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How David Lee Roth Really Left Van Halen

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Like the histories of all great rock bands, Van Halen’s past includes some landmark dates.

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Little Feat’s Bill Payne Joins Mountain Jam 2015

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Little Feat co-founder Bill Payne has joined the lineup of this year's Mountain Jam Festival, bolstering a roster that already included Gov't Mule, Black Keys and Robert Plant.

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