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Bob Seger Wrote His Song ‘Hey Gypsy’ as a Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan

While we mourn Stevie Ray Vaughan during the days surrounding the 25th anniversary of his death, it's worth taking a minute to revisit Bob Seger's Ride Out record, which contains a tribute to Vaughan.

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Evening Standard, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

50 Years Ago: Bob Dylan, Along With Members of the Band, Divides Fans at First Concert After Newport

Bob Dylan quickly learned that the Newport reaction to his new electric sound was not an isolated incident.

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Hear the Faces’ Previously Unreleased ‘Whole Lotta Woman’ From New Box Set

Faces fans who are somehow still undecided regarding whether to purchase the band's comprehensive new box set may find themselves reaching for their wallets after hearing "Whole Lotta Woman."

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Columbia

40 Years Ago: Aerosmith Release ‘Walk This Way’ (But It Doesn’t Become a Hit … Yet)

Take some hard rock, toss in a little James Brown and a bit of New Orleans funk, and what do you have? In Aerosmith's case, a classic single — albeit one that needed a second chance to truly catch on.

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Carlos Santana Adds Jazz Supergroup, Ronald Isley Project to Busy Schedule

Carlos Santana fans already had plenty to look forward to with his upcoming Santana IV project — but that's far from the only new music he's working on.

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51 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Introduces the Beatles to Marijuana

The mid-to-late '60s saw the Beatles morphing from mop-topped pop stars into Nehru jacket-wearing mystics -- a transformation that may have started on Aug. 28, 1964, when Bob Dylan introduced the Fab Four to the joys of smoking marijuana.

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Watch Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer Dance on Billy Joel’s Piano

Billy Joel was inspired by one famous blonde when he wrote "Uptown Girl." During his performance of the song at Wrigley Field in Chicago last night, he was joined by two.

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22 Years Ago: Bruce Dickinson Leaves Iron Maiden

On Aug. 28, 1993, Bruce Dickinson gave his last performance with Iron Maiden until he rejoined the band in 1999.

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High Altitude Forces Motorhead’s Lemmy to Cut Show Short

Motorhead were forced to leave the stage on Aug. 27, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah after performing just four songs due to singer Lemmy Kilmister's difficulties breathing at high altitude.

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Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, Steven Van Zandt, Joan Jett and Others Cameo in Darlene Love’s New ‘Forbidden Nights’ Video

Darlene Love's new album has been a long time coming — and she's definitely making the most of it.

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