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Could It Happen: A Chicago Reunion With Peter Cetera

The Chicago business is still a healthy one: like The Beach Boys, they tour every year to large crowds. But also like The Beach Boys, reuniting with their ex-frontman would be a huge event that would get the band more media attention than they’ve had in years, and would probably be a big enough deal to lead to a tour headlining the venues where they usually split the bill.

09/13/2012

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Beach Boys Are ‘Doin’ It Again’ With New DVD, Greatest Hits Collections

The band is celebrating 50 years with a new DVD.

08/08/2012

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Happy 4th of July: 8 Classic Songs About America

As we prepare for the 4th of July, let’s go beyond “God Bless the U.S.A.” and “America the Beautiful” to examine a few classic tracks that celebrate and capture the essence of our complicated nation.

07/03/2012

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What’s the Future of the Beach Boys Reunion?

An Endless Summer may not be in store for the reunited Beach Boys. Amidst hopeful talk of adding tour dates and recording another album comes a report that frontman Mike Love has scheduled his own “Beach Boys” tour dates this October.

06/27/2012

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Classic Rock’s 5 Most Surprising Reconciliations

Attribute it to the power of friendship, or maybe just the power of money, but even rock’s most bitter breakups have often resulted in reunions. Let’s take a look at the five most surprising reconciliations in the classic rock world.

06/21/2012

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On The Charts: Rush Hit No. 2, Classic Rock Takes Over Top 20

This week on the Billboard 200 album chart, a No. 1 alludes Rush once more, as the Canadian prog-rockers come in at No. 2 right behind pop/R&B star Usher. They lead the charge on classic […]

06/20/2012

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Summer Tour Guide

Summer’s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours tend to leave arenas to give fans the experience of hearing their favorite performers live under the stars (or under the rain, if you’re unlucky). Here’s a roundup of some of this summer’s top shed and stadium tours.

05/29/2012

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The Beach Boys To Appear On QVC Tonight, Promote New Album

The Beach Boys, currently in the midst of their 50th anniversary tour, will appear on QVC television network tonight, May 16, at 7 pm ET. Fans can tune in and watch the boys promote their […]

05/16/2012

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The Beach Boys Set Release Date For Reunion Album, Discuss Radio-Centric Single

Right at the top of the list of the most anticipated musical reunions of the year sits the Beach Boys, who are celebrating their 50th anniversary with their first studio album featuring all surviving members […]

04/24/2012

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Beach Boys, Phil Collins To Be Featured On New PBS Concert Series

PBS is bringing a whole new live musical experience into homes this spring for the new series Front Row Center. The series aims to bring the concert experience to a wide audience without having to […]

03/13/2012

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