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Tim Mosenfelder, Getty Images

The History of Brent Mydland and the Grateful Dead

Keyboardist Brent Mydland's arrival allowed the Grateful Dead to pack the entire dictionary of rock and roll into their repertoire – if ever so briefly.

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Mercury
Mercury

The History of John Rutsey and Rush

We look at the important contributions made by John Rutsey during his brief tenure as Rush's first drummer.

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Rhino
Rhino

41 Years Ago: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young Launch Their ‘Doom Tour’

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young began their ill-fated 'Doom Tour' on July 9, 1974.

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Kevin Winter / Larry Marano, Getty Images / Epic / Dave Hogan / Christopher Polk, Getty Images

Michael Jackson’s Rock ‘n’ Roll History

The pop legend had a history of working with rockers.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Bruce Springsteen’s Transformation: The History of ‘Born in the U.S.A.’

Few could have predicted the complete transformation made by Bruce Springsteen when his album ‘Born in the U.S.A.’ was released on June 4, 1984.

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Jim Berkenstadt

13 Days as a Beatle: The Sad History of Jimmie Nicol

Jimmie Nicol, a 24-year-old London drummer, stepped in at the height of Beatlemania – then vanished.

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YouTube
YouTube

The History of ‘Heavy Metal Parking Lot’

On the anniversary of the concert which inspired it, we spoke with one of the directors of 'Heavy Metal Parking Lot.'

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The History of the Who’s ‘Tommy’

We delve into the story behind the Who's 'Tommy' album, which was released on May 23, 1969.

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EMI
EMI

The History of David Bowie’s Tin Machine

A look at David Bowie's Tin Machine band.

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CBS
CBS

The History of Warren Zevon on ‘David Letterman’

Here's an in-depth look into the often amusing, ultimately emotional history of Warren Zevon on David Letterman's late-night TV shows.

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