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Members of the pop group Led Zeppelin and singer Sandy Denny, pose in London in September 1970 after receiving their awards in the Melody Maker Pop Poll. Led Zeppelin, John Bonham, left; Robert Plant, second from left; and Jimmy Page, right were voted top group in both British and International sections, and Robert Plant topped the British male singer section. Sandy Denny was voted Britain's top female singer. (AP Photo)

Led Zeppelin Previews a Very Different Early Version of “Whole Lotta Love”

Robert Plant may have officially killed the idea of a Led Zeppelin reunion forever, but we can at least hear a crazy early version of “Whole Lotta Love” that hadn’t seen the light of day until now.

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Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath poses in the press room after winning Best Metal Performance for 'God is Dead?' during the 56th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, January 26, 2014. (AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR)

Study: Ozzy Osbourne is the Hardest Singer to Understand, ‘We Will Rock You’ Has the Second-Most Misheard Lyric

Ozzy Osbourne is known for his incomprehensible mumbling in interviews, but is just as hard to understand in his music? Apparently yes.

04/22/2014

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Gregg Allman Has a Broken Wrist – But Probably Won’t Cancel His Upcoming Show in Lowell

After breaking his wrist and unsuccessfully trying to play through the pain, Gregg Allman has been forced to pull out of the last two dates on his current tour of Australia – but that doesn’t necessarily mean the shows, or any other upcoming performances, are being cancelled.

04/22/2014

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Add July Tour Date with Bad Company

By Matt Dolloff (@mattdolloff) Lynyrd Skynrd and Bad Company have expanded their summer tour, and now they can say they’re coming to Massachusetts. The bands will play the Xfinity Center in Mansfield on Saturday, July […]

04/07/2014

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Queen with Adam Lambert to Play the TD Garden in July

Queen and Adam Lambert have a date with Boston. The legendary band will come to the city along with their new singer for a concert at the TD Garden on July 22.

03/24/2014

The Viva La Bam Tour At Roseland

GWAR Frontman Dave “Oderus Orungus” Brockie Dies at 50

Dave Brockie, known to his fans as “Oderus Orungus”, lead singer of shock rock legends GWAR, has died at the age of 50. He was discovered in his apartment on Sunday.

03/24/2014

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What Drove AC/DC’s ‘Back in Black’ Up Into the Billboard Top 200?

AC/DC’s “Back in Black” returned to the Billboard 200 chart after a nearly 50% spike in sales…Wait, how did THAT happen?

03/05/2014

One of the Lennon drawings to be auctioned. (Sotheby's)

More Than 100 John Lennon Manuscripts Heading To Auction

The most desirable item in a big new auction is John Lennon’s handwritten manuscript, worth potentially $70,000.

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The Allman Brothers Band are Releasing Their 1971 Boston Common Concert as a Live Album

The Allman Brothers Band performed on the Boston Common back in 1971. That very show is getting its first official release from the band this month.

02/03/2014

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Nick Mason on Pink Floyd Reunion: “We Would Respond If Someone Asked”

Could another Pink Floyd reunion happen soon? Don’t hold your breath, but Nick Mason has hinted that it’s possible.

01/29/2014

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