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Top Ten: Rock Stars With Stars

In the world of rock and roll, you know you’ve made it when one of three things happen: 1. You get to press your hands into cement 2. You get paid in advance 3. You […]

02/09/2011

From The Vault: On-Air Reactions The Night John Lennon Was Killed

It is hard to believe but it was 30 years ago today that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon [/lastfm]was shot and killed outside of his home in New York City.  Lennon was a regular guest on his […]

12/08/2010

From The Vault: Billy Joel Discusses The Night John Lennon Died

Thirty years ago today, on December 8, 1980, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon [/lastfm] was shot and killed, the entire world mourned the loss of a man who accomplished so much as a musician, activist, and humanitarian. In […]

12/08/2010

From The Vault: McCartney And Harrison On The Death Of Lennon

Getty Images It was a tremendous shock to the world when [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] was shot and killed on December 8, 1980–an event that took place 30 years ago today. Lennon was only 40 years […]

12/07/2010

Mick Jagger And Keith Richards Discuss The "Stripped" Rolling Stones

[lastfm]The Rolling Stones[/lastfm] are in the news again as [lastfm]Keith Richards[/lastfm] has released his tell-all biography.  In the book he talks about not being very close with [lastfm]Mick Jagger[/lastfm], partying with [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm] and not […]

10/25/2010

John Fogerty Talks Music And Radio In A 1997 Interview

John Fogerty discusses radio, songwriting, and inspiration in a classic 1997 interview.

10/22/2010

Classic Elton John And Leon Russell Interviews Honor Their New "Union"

[lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] heard a [lastfm]Leon Russell[/lastfm] song one day and had an epiphany. He decided then and there that he wanted to make an album with Leon. Elton also decided that it had to be […]

10/19/2010

Classic Interview: The Who's Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, and Keith Moon On Health, Vacations, And "Who Are You"

It was 45 years ago this month that Pete Townshed, Roger Daltrey, Keith Moon, and John Entwhistle–the four members of one of the most legendary bands in rock history, [lastfm]The Who[/lastfm]–recorded their timeless classic “My […]

10/15/2010

Tina Turner Explains "What Love[s] Got To Do With It" In Classic Interview

It was October 15, 1976 when [lastfm]Tina Turner[/lastfm] walked away from her husband and musical partner [lastfm]Ike Turner[/lastfm] with 36 cents in her pocket. She eventually got on her feet, divorced Ike, took on his […]

10/14/2010

Paul Simon Talks Words, Melody And John Lennon In Vintage Interviews

Today the legendary [lastfm]Paul Simon[/lastfm] turns 69 years young. Thirty-three years ago, the then 36-year-old singer-songwriter had just completed a hot streak of three successful albums, reaching the top of the album and singles charts […]

10/13/2010

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