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  1. RadioContraband Wraps Up Another Successful Rock ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAccess.com

    The RADIO CONTRABAND ROCK RADIO CONVENTION 2017 wrapped up another successful event which ran from last WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th thru FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17th at the HARD ROCK HOTEL in LAS VEGAS, NV. The event kicked off last WEDNESDAY night with a Kick Off Party at GOOSE ISLANDS club in HARD ROCK HOTEL.


  2. Mark Tremonti: How I Abandoned Guitar Lessons After My First Lesson [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ultimate-guitar.com

    "I took one lesson and I asked if he could teach me how to play Metallica back in the day and he said, 'No, I don't know that song, I'll teach it to you next time.' "After my second lesson, he didn't have it prepared for me so I quit! [Laughs] He tried to teach me the Mel Bay 101 book and it wasn't what I wanted to learn."


  3. Here are the facts about the Democrats: PennLive lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Civil rights activist and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. is introduced before speaking at the unveiling of a U.S. Postal Service stamp commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, Friday, Aug. 23, 213, at the Newseum in Washington.


  4. Free At Noon Flashback: Dave Hause makes the rock show a family affairRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Philadelphia singer/songwriter Dave Hause is devoted to his city. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to see that, but if somehow you need more proof, his new record is called Bury Me In Philly .


  5. Happy Birthday Tony Iommi! 15 Awesome Songs Black Sabbath Legend Is NOT Known ForRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    On this day, February 19, 2017, one of the greatest guitarists ever, the father of metal, the master of riffage, the one and only Iron Man, Tony Iommi, turns 69! We heartily congratulate Mr. Iommi and would like to celebrate this day with a special rundown of some less-known, but still awesome tunes featuring Tony Iommi! Mythology were an English blues rock band based in Carlisle that formed in early 1967. The band featured future Black Sabbath founding members Tony Iommi and Bill Ward.


  6. Happy Birthday Tony IommiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    Check out ALL of the Long Island ladies that have been a part of previous Roger & JP's Hottest Contests. Born on this day, Tony Iommi, guitarist with Black Sabbath.


  7. Central Ohio hip-hop scene blossoming, but breakthrough artist still elusive Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    It has been years since a hip-hop artist from central Ohio hit the big time, but that doesn't mean such musicians aren't hard at work in Columbus.  Promoter Josh Miller, co-founder and organizer of the fledgling 2x2 Hip-Hop Festival, estimates that several hundred rappers, beat-makers and producers work locally in the genre. The larger community just doesn't know better.


  8. Whitney Houston hit tops the list of Brits' guilty pleasure tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    A poll of 2,000 Brits asked about the 'most embarrassing' records in their collection - and the 1992 ballad came out on top. A poll of 2,000 Brits asked about the 'most embarrassing' records in their collection - and the 1992 ballad came out on top.


  9. Feature / 07 Jul 2016Deep Purple Albums Ranked From Worst To BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    In the beginning they couldn't work out whether they were Iron Butterfly or the Moody Blues. Then Gillan and Glover arrived, and iconic albums such as In Rock and Machine Head beckoned The story of Deep Purple is truly one of rock's great soap operas.


  10. Smokey Robinson, Victoria Justice: Today's celebrity birthdays postRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Plain Dealer

    Birthday wishes go out to singer Smokey Robinson and actress Victoria Justice. Robinson celebrates his 77th birthday.


  11. Lucky Dragon is undergoing changes and will host VIPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    After just two months, changes and modifications are underway at the Lucky Dragon, located just off the north end of the Strip on West Sahara Avenue. The Dragon's Alley night market has closed, and the large dining area inside will become the new location of the Pearl Ocean restaurant and new Dragon's Alley Noodle Bar.


  12. Today in History for Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    In 1915, during World War I, British and French warships launched their initial attack on Ottoman forces in the Dardanelles, a strait in northwestern Turkey. In 1945, Operation Detachment began during World War II as some 30,000 U.S. Marines began landing on Iwo Jima, where they began a successful month-long battle to seize control of the island from Japanese forces.


  13. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Today's birthdays: Singer Smokey Robinson is 77. Rock musician Tony Iommi is 69. Actor Stephen Nichols is 66. Author Amy Tan is 65. Actor Jeff Daniels is 62. Rock singer-musician Dave Wakeling is 61. Talk show host Lorianne Crook is 60. Actor Ray Winstone is 60. Actor Leslie David Baker is 59. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is 58. Britain's Prince Andrew is 57. Tennis Hall-of-Famer Hana Mandlikova is 55. Singer Seal is 54. Actress Jessica Tuck is 54. Country musician Ralph McCauley is 53. Rock musician Jon Fishman is 52. Actress Justine Bateman is 51. Actor Benicio Del Toro is 50. Actress Bellamy Young is 47. Rock musician Daniel Adair is 42. Pop singer-actress Haylie Duff is 32. Christian rock musician Seth Morrison is 29. Actor Luke Pasqualino is 27. Actress Victoria Justice is 24. Actress Millie Bobby Brown is 13. In 1915, during World War I, British and French warships launched their ... (more)


  14. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    On Feb. 19, 1942, during World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, which authorized the creation of U.S. military areas "from which any or all persons may be excluded"; the order was used mostly to relocate and intern people of Japanese ancestry, including American-born citizens, although fewer numbers of people of German and Italian backgrounds were also singled out. Imperial Japanese warplanes raided the Australian city of Darwin; at least 243 people were killed.


  15. L.A. GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Westword

    The history of the L.A. Guns is nothing if not storied. The band formed in 1983 amid the riotous Hollywood sleazy hard-rock scene, and one year later merged with another band, Hollywood Rose, to form Guns N' Roses.


  16. They've just reached The End... but Black Sabbath WILL play again hopes birthday boy Tony IommiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcWolverhampton

    The last gig at the climax of Black Sabbath's final 81-date world tour was billed as the end of 'The End' for the godfathers of heavy metal. And the final show on February 4 at the Genting Arena had certainly been an emotional one , close to where it all began for them back in 1968 live on stage at the Crown Pub in Station Street.


  17. Grand Theft Auto Online mashes up the Full Throttle openingRead the original story

    Saturday | Polygon

    Of the all-time greats from the halcyon days of point-and-click adventures, nothing compares to Full Throttle . In my mind, anyway.


  18. Homegrown debut for home-grown rockers Like A StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    Like A Storm will play their first New Zealand concert at Homegrown since leaving these shores nearly a decade ago. The Kiwi alternative metal band of brothers - Chris, Matt and Kent Brooks and drummer Zach Wood, whose dad Steve is now their manager - moved to Canada in 2007 and then the US on the back of a recommendation from My Chemical Romance producer Mike Plotnikoff.


  19. Audio & Video: Greensky Bluegrass & Umphrey's McGee Collaborate In AshevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | JamBase

    Last night Umphrey's McGee began a two-night stand at Exploreasheville.com Arena in Asheville, North Carolina for the 2nd annual Blue Ridge Rockway series. Friday's action began with a set by Greensky Bluegrass that featured a member of UM sitting-in and ended with GSBG members joining the headliners for a Black Sabbath cover.


  20. Rock Band Fronted By 15-Year-Old Girl Rejects Industry TraditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    The music industry is constantly in flux and if bands aren't able to adapt to the shifting landscape it's easy for them to fall by the wayside. Traditional routes of signing with major record labels is simply not enough to guarantee success or artistic fulfillment.