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Lenny Kravitz Just Can’t Get You Off of His Mind

The Life and Music of Lenny Kravitz Lenny Kravitz has been a major fixture on the rock music scene for 25 years now. His

John Bonham’s Birthday – This Week In Rock History: May 27 – June 2

“Brushes..? Nah. Hit ’em as hard as you can.” – John Bonham John Bonham, Rock’s Elite Drummer, Was Born on May 31, 1948 John

Nevermind Nirvana: Everything You Should Know About the Seattle Sound!

Nirvana, Kurt Cobain, and the Legacy of Seattle Grunge In high school and college, I idolized Kurt Cobain – as most suburban kids of the

Bob Dylan’s Birthday – This Week in Rock History

May 20 – May 26 Bob Dylan Is Born, Plugs In, and Becomes A True Music Legend Poet. Musician. Icon. Bob Dylan, who was

Pete Townshend: This Week in Rock History – May 13 – May 19

Happy Birthday to The Who’s Pete Townshend Pete Townshend was born as Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend on May 19, 1945 in London, England. He

Hangout Music Festival – Tribut Hangs Out

Hanging Out with Tribut at the Hangout Music Festival So where will you be hanging out the third weekend of May this year? Being

This Week in Rock History: May 6th – May 12th

Jimi Hendrix’s Are You Experienced Is Released On May 12, 1967, a musical bombshell was dropped on the rock world. This was the day of

A Lady Sings the Blues: Iconic Women in Music History

Some Amazing Ladies of Blues, Jazz and Rock Music would be unthinkable without the amazing contributions of our female musicians across all genres: classical, rock,

This Week in Rock History: April 29 – May 5

Happy Birthday to Outlaw Country Superstar Willie Nelson! Born on April 29, 1933, Willie Nelson is among country music and indeed all of music’s

Ringing Hell’s Bells with AC/DC

“AC/DC has made 10 albums that all sound the same” – a journalist, anonymous. “He’s a liar. We’ve made 11 albums that all sound the same.”