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Sammy Hagar’s Four Decades of Rock Speeds Into Massachusetts

Sammy Hagar
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

While it’s true that Sammy Hagar may not be able to drive 55, the Red Rocker and self-proclaimed “CEO of Rock” has made easy work of rocking for the past 40 years. In fact, those years are on full display in his current Four Decades of Rock tour.

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Ace Frehley, Peter Criss Reunite on Stage – Review and Photo Gallery

Ace Frehley Peter Criss Reunion 2013
Antonio Marino Jr., Ultimate Classic Rock

This past Thursday (Oct. 24), Ace Frehley and Peter Criss performed together for the first time since 2000 as part of an all-star band. The concert, a celebration of the 30th anniversary of Eddie Trunk's radio show, took place at New York's Hard Rock Cafe.

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UFO Burn Down The House In Ohio

You Tube
You Tube

Over 40 years on, UFO remain one of hard rock's most treasured, and yet most under appreciated bands ever. Though the band has seen its share of personnel changes over the years, founding drummer Andy Parker and original singer Phil Mogg are clearly in it for the long haul. Thursday night at the Tangier in Akron, Ohio, neither one showed any real signs of wear and tear.

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‘Muscle Shoals’ – Film Review

The Swampers Magnolia Pictures

"Now, Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers / And they've been known to pick a song or two."

For nearly 40 years, people have heard Lynyrd Skynyrd sing those words in 'Sweet Home Alabama' and not known what they mean. A strong new documentary by Greg Camalier, 'Muscle Shoals,' looks at the

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Paul McCartney, ‘Queenie Eye’ – Song Review

MPL / Hear Music / Concord Music Group
MPL / Hear Music / Concord Music Group

'Queenie Eye,' the second song released from Paul McCartney's upcoming album 'New,' turns the pop landscape from the first single upside down.

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Paul McCartney, ‘New’ – Song Review

Mary McCartney
Mary McCartney

The last time Paul McCartney released a new song (not counting the two originals that showed up on 2012's standards collection 'Kisses on the Bottom'), he was getting all reflective. Even the title of his last album of all original songs, 'Memory Almost Full,' mused on the passing of time and growing old.

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Peter Frampton’s Guitar Circus Rocks Los Angeles

Kimberly Annette, Getty Images
Kimberly Annette, Getty Images

Peter Frampton's summer concert caravan, Frampton's Guitar Circus, has proven to be one of the most successful concepts of the season. Taking a page from Ringo's All-Stars and even a bit of Bob Dylan's mid-'70s Rolling Thunder Review, the tour features a rotating roster of legendary players that join Frampton and his reliable band onstage each night.

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Heart Build a ‘Stairway to Heaven’ in Ohio – Concert Review

Annie Zaleski/Ultimate Classic Rock
Annie Zaleski/Ultimate Classic Rock

It’s not every day that the CEO of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame takes time out of his busy schedule to introduce a band onstage, as Greg Harris did Monday night (July 22) at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.

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‘Springsteen & I’ – Film Review

Bruce Springsteen Matt Kent

There have been a host of strong rock documentaries making their way into theaters recently. This past summer has seen the release of '20 Feet From Stardom,' about professional backup singers, and 'Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me,' about the cult power-pop band of the early-'70s. And now we can add 'Springsteen & I' to the list.

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Paul McCartney Rocks Milwaukee’s Miller Park

Paul McCartney
Neilson Barnard, Getty Images

Paul McCartney's performance of 'Hey Jude' at last summer's Olympics caused some people on social-networking sites to wonder if it was time for him to finally retire that chestnut. But his sold-out concert at Milwaukee's Miller Park on July 16 proved why he shouldn't: Nothing can unite a massive crowd like that famous coda.

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