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Ask someone who came of age in the 1980s what they remember about the movie Eddie and the Cruisers and one of the following responses is likely: It spawned the great rock-radio staple "On the Dark Side" and briefly made MTV stars of the improbably named John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band .
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Driving into the Meadowlands' parking lot on the afternoon of July 15, 1999, the anticipation and excitement were already heavy in the air.
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Obituaries have piled up around Detroit, with its vacant cathedrals of industry and neighborhoods that look like they've been carpet bombed.
Highlights of the rare Elvis Presley artifacts to be included in the first-ever "Auction at Graceland" were announced today, along with registration and catalog ordering details for the auction, which will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8 pm Eastern / 7 pm Central.
Priscilla Presley , former wife of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, has her sights set on former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr for an upcoming book project.
Details: Saturday 7:30 p.m. Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa.
Once its river burned, and now the city's lighting up. It's been a good month for Cleveland, which not only welcomed back their prodigal baller, but also kicked off the inaugural Alternative Press Music Awards at Voinovich Park in the shadow of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Sterling Johnson creating bubbles at Castro Street and California St in Mountain View Thursday, July 10. Photo by Natalia Nazarova Summer in Mountain View is the time to dance in the streets, thanks to the city's Thursday Night Live concert series.
On ripping off your idols to improve your craft, emo guilt, and how, insist you might, they don't really sound like Sloan.
The San Jose engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS has broken the box office record at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts, grossing $1,323,302 for the week ending July 20, 2014.
Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons have enjoyed a revival in recent years, including being the subject of Jersey Boys , a Broadway musical recently turned movie.
By Johnny Whiteside While rock 'n' roll is necessarily classified as a form of pop music, it is actually an idiom whose radical, destructive primitivism established a new type of socio-cultural disorder.
Behind every pop star and rock band are those whose songwriting talents bring them their success.
The crowd went crazy as the band segued from Rock Around The Clock into Maybellene.
When Dave and Phil Alvin were just kids in Downey, Calif., they already had developed a curiosity about the roots of American music.
One of the best new bands I came across during my recent trip to the UK was the eight-member, London-based outfit, Ibibio Sound Machine.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 05:12 am
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