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The Yardbirds

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Everything You Need to Know About the Yardbirds

In this installment of 'Everything You Need To Know About,' we focus on the Yardbirds – a band that carries the distinction of being both celebrated and yet under-appreciated at the same time. 

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50 Years Ago: Jeff Beck Replaces Eric Clapton in the Yardbirds

In their brief five-year history, the Yardbirds gained a reputation as the breeding ground for three of classic rock’s most legendary guitarists.

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Kayos Productions

Yardbirds Announce New Lineup and 2015 Tour

The Yardbirds will head back on the road this spring with a new lineup that includes some familiar faces.

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YouTube

Yardbirds’ Latest Lineup Dissolves

More than 20 years after the band's reunion -- and weathering countless lineup changes along the way -- the Yardbirds appear to be back in limbo, at least temporarily.

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Rolling Stones vs. The Yardbirds – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Round One

The Rolling Stones meet the Yardbirds in the first round of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Jimmy Page Says Yardbirds Experience Shaped Early Led Zeppelin

Page arrived for their initial sessions with a clear idea of what he wanted to do.

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Graham Wiltshire, Getty Images

Yardbirds, Dr. Feelgood Guitarist Gypie Mayo Dies

Gypie Mayo, who played guitar for Dr. Feelgood and the reunited Yardbirds, has passed away. He was 62.

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Top 10 Yardbirds Songs

The Yardbirds' storied history often overshadows the great music the band made during their five-year run. Like many of their British contemporaries, they started as a pure blues group, covering songs by the American blues legends they worshiped. But they maintained a not-so-secret weapon throughout their car

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Ultimate Classic Rock

Bob Dylan Vs. The Yardbirds – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Round One

In the most unusual pairing of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame's opening round, we find Bob Dylan, perhaps the genre's most important songwriter, matched up against the group that helped introduce the world to three of the most famous guitarists in history, the Yardbirds.

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John Pratt, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Son Of Yardbirds Drummer Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charges

The son of Yardbirds drummer Jim McCarty has pleaded guilty to child porn charges stemming from a 2008 arrest. Simon Jasper McCarty was arrested at Hilo Airport in Hawaii after photos of nude children fell out of his bag while being examined by a TSA officer. An additional search of his laptop and hard drive turned up over 400 still images and 200 video clips of child pornography.

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