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RCA

30 Years Ago: Starship Emerge From Jefferson Starship With ‘We Built This City’

Starship released their first-ever single, 'We Built This City,' on Aug. 1, 1985.

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RCA
RCA

25 Years Ago: Starship Fight!

One of rock's most dramatic feuds boiled over on Sept. 24, 1989, when Starship's tour in support of 'Love Among the Cannibals' reached Scranton, Penn.

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RCA / Grunt Records / Paradise Artists

How Jefferson Airplane Became Jefferson Starship – And Then Just Starship

How Starship traded in the Summer of Love ideals espoused by their original incarnation, Jefferson Airplane, for a handful of Top 40 hits.

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Meat Loaf Spinal Tap

Meat Loaf with a Side of Urine – Real-Life ‘Spinal Tap’ Stories

Our collection of real-life 'Spinal Tap' stories contains some pretty wild moments, but for sheer distinctiveness, few can match the tale of the night Meat Loaf traded 'Paradise by the Dashboard Light' for a bottle of urine to the face.

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Loud & Proud Records
Loud & Proud Records

Starship’s Mickey Thomas Explains How He Restored the Band’s Classic Sound

Ultimate Classic Rock recently had the pleasure of premiering the lyric video for ‘It’s Not The Same As Love,’ the lead single from ‘Loveless Fascination,’ which is the first new album from Mickey Thomas and Starship in nearly 25 years.

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Starship, ‘It’s Not The Same As Love’ – Video Premiere

After more than a quarter century, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas will release new music with the arrival of their album ‘Loveless Fascination’ on Sept. 17.

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Loud and Proud Records

Starship, ‘It’s Not the Same as Love’ – Song Premiere

Starship featuring Mickey Thomas will return with a new album in 2013. The frontman says 'Loveless Fascination' feels like a '70s record -- "organic, with a real edge to it." Decide for yourself with this exclusive first listen to 'It's Not the Same as Love,' an Ultimate Classic Rock premiere.

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Getty Images

Mickey Thomas At Work On New Starship Album With Foreigner’s Jeff Pilson

Mickey Thomas is putting the finishing touches on the first Starship studio effort since 1989, even as he gears up for a five-night visit as part of Raiding the Rock Vault at the Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.

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Reality Singing Show Fails
YouTube

Starship’s ‘We Built This City’ – Reality Singing Show Fails

It was bad enough when Jefferson Airplane fully completed their transition to Starship, but things got a little worse when this unidentified four-piece decided to audition for 'X Factor' in the U.K. by using Starship's slice of '80s cheese, 'We Built This City.'

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Mark Abrahamian
Facebook

Starship Guitarist Mark Abrahamian Dies After Nebraska Concert

Starship guitarist Mark Abrahamian died last night (Sunday, Sept. 2) of a heart attack following the group's concert in Norfolk, Neb. He was 46 and had been with the Mickey Thomas-fronted group since 2000.

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