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Five Classic Artists Who Changed Their Stage Names

When fans known and love an artist by a certain name, a sudden name change is bound to raise some eyebrows and confusion. Numerous artists have undergone name changes during their careers due to legal […]

09/12/2013

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The Top Ten Songs This Week In 1978

Let’s take a look back at the top 10 songs for the week of May 27, 1978.

05/29/2012

Rock Flashback: Hookfoot, Early Collaborators With Elton John

If you read the early history of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elton John[/lastfm], you bump into a band with an odd name, made up of guys Elton knew when they were all unknowns looking for a break. Several […]

04/15/2011

Rock Flashback: Jeffersons Airplane And Starship

The [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jefferson Airplane[/lastfm], dating back to the prehistory of the counterculture in 1965 San Francisco, has gone through more incarnations than Shirley MacLaine. (I realize that joke probably doesn’t mean anything to some amongst […]

03/21/2011

The Top Ten THIS WEEK — 1975

Maybe you were there…with [lastfm]Joe Walsh[/lastfm] as the opening act, [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] put on two standing room only concerts this week in 1975 at Dodger Stadium.  On Saturday and Sunday, October 25 and 26th, the […]

10/23/2010

The Top Ten This Week — 1967

It was the “Summer of Love” and the “Summer of Flower Power.”  The Haight-Ashbury District in San Francisco was crawling with hippies, flower children, peace signs everywhere and VW busses.  The smell of incense was […]

07/31/2010

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