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  1. On the Verge: Rock duo Royal Blood figures it outRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    On the Verge: Rock duo Royal Blood figures it out Duo is climbing the active-rock charts, will tour with Foo Fighters next summer. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16FjbH0 A regal success: One of the biggest breakouts in rock this year is also the smallest possible band.

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  2. On the Verge: Rock duo Royal Blood figures it outRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    On the Verge: Rock duo Royal Blood figures it out Duo is climbing the active-rock charts, will tour with Foo Fighters next summer. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16FjbH0 A regal success: One of the biggest breakouts in rock this year is also the smallest possible band.

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  3. Books: Last-minute holiday picks for music loversRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    It's that time of year again, when publishers bring out books that look good under the tree but maybe don't always read so well.

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  4. Rockina it for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Highlands Today

    SEBRING – There's Bob Dylan's 1966 classic, “Blonde on Blonde.” One is Jimi Hendrix's definitive 1967 masterpiece, “Are You Experienced.” Another oft-mentioned is The Rolling Stone's 1972 musical precipice “Exile on Main Street.” And the list could go on to include Nirvana's 1991 mega-impact “Nevermind” and on into Radiohead's 1997 alienating “OK Computer.” Whatever the rock and roll generation from which they evolved, musicians and those in the music industry in Highlands County are easily able to cite that one album that forever changed their outlook on life, society, politics and most importantly - music itself.

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  5. Jive to the Beats of Classic Rock with Hundred Octane - The Brand New Songdew Pick for the FortnightRead the original story

    Saturday | PressReleasePoint

    ... the Songdew network for the entire fortnight. This time, the Songdew editorial team has selected Hundred Octane the grunge rock band whose electrifying tacks will rock the Songdew network. Hundred Octane - The Grunge and Classic rock Band with a ...

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  6. 2014 Exit Interviews: 'Weird Al' YankovicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Spin

    ... all the way up to Chamillionaire and Pharrell. He didn't back down when pop changed lanes and introduced rappers, grunge, Papa Roach, you name it. Naysayers may believe the 55-year-old satirist to have the world's easiest job, while he and his band ...

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  7. Roger Glover Named Honorary Fellow Of UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | ContactMusic.com

    Glover, who was born in Brecon, Wales, revealed his own 'university education' was gained through his early years in music and wished this year's graduates luck in their future. As he accepted the award he said, "My version of university was gaining experience performing with Episode Six, the band I formed during my teens.

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  8. Foo Fighters new album 'Sonic Highways' better understood with documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Examiner.com

    While Dave Grohl was being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Nirvana this past year, he probably could see himself standing at the podium again in the not-so-distant future. Grohl and his band Foo Fighters will be eligible for the Hall of Fame in 2020--that's 25 years after Grohl released the self-titled Foo Fighters debut in which he wrote every song and played every instrument.

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  9. Backstreet Boys Documentary Trailer Details the Boy Band's Career and 2013 ReunionRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WVII

    ... clicked immediately, but struggled initially to break into the late '90s radio scene, which was dominated by grunge rock and gangster rap. "At that time, the radio was playing Nirvana and Snoop Dogg," says McLean. "There was no place for boys like ...

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  10. Hot didgeridoo! Sammons is coming back to Maxine'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NWAonline

    ... and technology." Sammons first began his affection for music when he heard Nirvana, then added the other Seattle "grunge" bands, along with Bob Marley and Jimi Hendrix to his collection. "I went on to [University of Arkansas at Little Rock] and ...

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  11. Epic nature of rock quintetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Crow

    The Vaulted Skies, a five-piece Herts rock band bringing together influences from goth, indie, dance, grunge and psychedelia, are playing at The Horn in St Albans this Saturday. They recently held a photo shoot at the University of Herts' Bayfordbury University because they felt it would demonstrate the 'epic' nature of their music, which draws on such influences as The Cure, Warpaint, Muse and Nirvana.

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  12. Nirvana's Krist Novoselic Still Has Dreams About Kurt CobainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WWBN-FM Burton

    In a new interview, Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic shares an interesting phenomena going on in his brain. Twenty years after the death of Kurt Cobain , Novoselic still dreams of his deceased bandmate.

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  13. Lyricists Who've Tried Their Hand At Proper PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NME

    A whole load of your favourite songwriters profess to being poets as well as musicians. Here's 20 musicians who've revealed themselves to be budding Burns, Yeats and Poes, from James Blake to Tupac via the tortured poetic scribbles of Kurt Cobain.

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  14. St Vincent reveals 'Birth In Reverse' video and says she has recorded songs with Carrie BrownsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NME

    The video for St Vincent song 'Birth In Reverse' has been revealed while Annie Clark has revealed that she has written songs with Sleater-Kinney's Carrie Brownstein. The video for 'Birth In Reverse' sees Clark perform the song in a number of abstract locations, including space, and can be seen above.

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  15. 5 reasons why Frozen's 'Let It Go' is so addictiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Independent.ie

    When Frozen was released at the tail end of 2013, critics praised its sparky lead female characters. But there was a bigger hit lurking within: Let It Go, the Oscar-winning song that has become an LGBT anthem, inspired hundreds of YouTube parody covers and invaded living rooms the world over.

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  16. These 27 songs and albums are the new Grammy Hall of Fame inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Mashable

    Now, "Dancing Queen" singers ABBA along with Sly And The Family Stone, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan, Otis Redding, Sex Pistols, Willie Nelson and Alice Cooper are among the 2015 inductees into the Recording Academy's Grammy Hall of Fame. The new crop of hall of famers will have 14 songs and 13 albums - spanning nine decades - enter the prestigious ranks, which includes 987 recordings.

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  17. Victoria Justice tries grunge chic as she steps out in ripped jeans ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Mail

    ... family after being given anti-anxiety drug She wasn't even born when Nirvana released the album Nevermind and brought grunge to the forefront of rock music. The 21-year-old actress put her on twist on grunge style as she enjoyed an outing in New ...

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  18. Kurt Cobain Lived HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sunset Magazine

    For our January story Here We Are Now , we sent Portland photographer John W. Clark to Aberdeen, Washington, to shoot the town where Kurt Cobain grew up. The story focuses on Aberdeen, a downbeat logging community an hour West of Olympia, and how it's embracing Cobain and his legacy, some 20 years after the musician took his own life.

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  19. ArtRx LARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Hyperallergic

    This week, there's a rock doc on Riot Grrrl godmothers, a book signing for a new collection of work by street photographer Ed Templeton, the closing of Max Hooper Schneider's messy science experiments, and more! Before Pussy Riot, before Bikini Kill, there was Fifth Column . Formed in Toronto in 1981, this group of women began as a punk band, later expanding into underground filmmaking and zine production.

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  20. PDN Photo of the Day: Kurt Cobain: The Last SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Photo District News

    As a former studio manager for Irving Penn, photographer Jesse Frohman knows a little something about portraiture. Frohman, who's based in New York City, has worked with countless celebrities, and magazines like Vanity Fair , Vogue and Interview have published his photographs.

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