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The Los Angeles Summer 2014 Concert Guide For Classic Rock Acts

Check out our ultimate guide to which classic acts are rolling through SoCal this summer!

06/17/2014

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Kevin Cronin of REO Speedwagon Talks New Music, Foo Fighters and the Nuge

“It’s true that in general the mainstream media tends to – and this is normal human nature – pay attention to bands that do well in New York or L.A. They end up getting more attention, because those are the media centers. But there’s a lot of area, what people call the ‘flyover states,’ and those people who live there love their rock and roll, and are loyal to their bands.”

12/12/2013

Tommy Shaw of Styx and Kevin Cronin of REO Speedwagon (Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Styx and REO Speedwagon Headline ‘Rock To The Rescue’

The concert will be held on December 4 at the U.S. Cellular Arena in Bloomington.

11/22/2013

Todd Rundgren, Doing His Best to Win the Longest Song Award (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Top 10 Longest Rock Songs We Can Remember

Back in November of 1971, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Led Zeppelin[/lastfm]‘s record label, Atlantic, released a promotional single of “Stairway to Heaven” to radio stations. At 8 minutes long, it found occasional late-night play on AM radio. But, […]

12/03/2011

MTV VJ Downtown Julie Brown

30 Years Ago: MTV’s First Concert (“In Stereo!”)

This week in 1981, “Music Television” (yes kids, they used to play music on MTV!) aired its first ever “stereo” concert.  The featured band had the #1 album in the land with Hi Infidelity, which […]

08/08/2011

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Happy 30th Birthday, MTV!: The First 10 Music Videos Ever Played On MTV

Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? Thirty years ago, MTV was born on August 1, 1981. On its first day, MTV was still full of flaws; Black screens showed up in between videos when […]

08/01/2011