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  1. Elvis Presley's signature black quiff the most iconic hairdo in pop historyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Elvis was styled by Larry Geller who quit his salon in Hollywood to become a full-time barber for the rock 'n' roll idol - Geller even styled Elvis' hair for his funeral in 1977. In an interview Geller once revealed the secret to Elvis' glossy locks - a mixture of base shampoo, vitamin capsules, aloe vera and herbs were all used to style the singer's world famous hair.


  2. Pageant of the Masters continues to amaze with this yeara s a Pursuit of Happinessa themeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    Performers as sculptures in Capital Statuary Hall, during a preview of the 2015 Pageant of the Masters' "The Pursuit of Happiness," at the Irvine Bowl. Laguna Beach Calif., Tuesday, June,9, 2015.


  3. Should fans get refund for substandard concerts?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The ruling, which may be precedent-setting, came in response to a complaint by a Finish concertgoer who attended rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry's 2013 Helsinki performance. Berry, who was 86 at the time, was reportedly fatigued and suffering from flu-like symptoms at the concert.


  4. Metal Meltdown: Ceremony, Mondo Drag and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | 303 Magazine

    This week offers up some amazing metal shows. Beloved grindcore-turned-shoegaze favorites Ceremony are in town and psych rockers Mondo Drag are headlining a tour that passes through Denver as well.


  5. This Day In Rock: July 6thRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    On July 6th, 1957. a young John Lennon and Paul McCartney meet for the very first time at The Woolton Church Parish Fete.


  6. NEEDTOBREATHE Celebrates Summer With Headlining Tour, TV Appearances & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Atlantic recording group NEEDTOBREATHE has announced a wide array of upcoming activity, including high profile TV appearances, sold out headline dates across the country, and much more. , an electrifying appearance that saw the GRAMMY and Billboard Music Award-nominated rock band teaming up with singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw for the first ever televised performance of their acclaimed new single, "Brother ."


  7. The Best Concerts in Dallas This Week: 3 Doors Down, Yasiin Bey and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Fourth of July is over, and now there's seemingly nothing to celebrate. No pool parties, no fireworks, no long summer days to spend relaxing in the sun.


  8. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 95.5 3WS has posted a photo-driven feature on the Top 50 Music Stars of the 50 States . And we found plenty of familiar rock, pop and soul artists listed.


  9. Helen's a West End wonder Burnley actress Helen Ternent recently...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Burnley actress Helen Ternent recently joined the West End cast of record-breaking musical Jersey Boys, she tells Diane Cooke about her steady rise to fame LITTLE did Helen Ternent know when she was a keen member of Burnley Basics theatre group that one day she would be singing and dancing on a West End stage. But Helen, 28, whose father Ray played for the Clarets in the 60s, is currently playing the role of Francine, Frankie Valli's daughter in Jersey Boys at the Piccadilly Theatre.


  10. "Jake Taylor Here," in Joplin, MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    No, I didn't drive all the way to the edge of the Ozarks to interview Tom Berenger. However, I did get to interview Joplin Blasters infielder Jake Taylor a Missouri Southern University graduate who shares his name with the grizzled veteran catcher of the Cleveland Indians from the motion picture Major League.


  11. Craig Finn Stole the Show Opening for Heartless Bastards at TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    With all due respect to the Heartless Bastards, who were technically the headliners at Trees last Thursday night, the evening thoroughly belonged to opener Craig Finn. Performing solo with a friend on electric guitar, the Hold Steady frontman took advantage of an intimate half-sized crowd, with people noisily filing in throughout, to upend audience expectations.


  12. After Nicki Minaj's late Wireless show: 7 more controversial...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Many punters had to leave BEFORE she even graced the stage, and it seems that traffic problems from Luton Airport were behind her late arrival at Finsbury Park in North London. However, Nicki isn't the only star to leave fans confused or angry with a disappointing concert experience - sometimes, circumstances get in the way and things just happen.


  13. See the real Jersey Boys! Franki Valli & the Four Seasons come to Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2012 |

    If you're a theatergoer who loved Jersey Boys and the music from the 60's and the Four Seasons, now's your chance to enjoy the real deal when Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons hit the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood this March. Ticket prices range from $44-$74, and there will be two shows: March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.


  14. Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Evening News

    The magic of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons is celebrated in Jersey Boys, Mark Thomas previews his latest show, Tommy Cooper is recreated, plus music, art and theatre. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.


  15. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Linn's Stamp News

    Rock 'n' Roll pioneer Bill Haley, the bandleader and guitarist who recorded "Rock Around the Clock," was honored on a 29A stamp in 1993. When the United States Postal Service chose to honor pioneers of rock 'n' roll in 1993, it began with a single 29A Elvis Presley stamp on Jan. 8 .


  16. Almanac for Monday, July 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include John Paul Jones, founder of the U.S. Navy, in 1747; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo in 1907; singer LaVerne Andrews of the Andrews Sisters in 1911; British actor Sebastian Cabot in 1918; former U.S. first lady Nancy Reagan in 1921 ; TV entertainer/producer Merv Griffin in 1925; rock 'n' roll pioneer Bill Haley in 1925; actor Janet Leigh in 1927; singer/actor Della Reese in 1931 ; the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader/Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in 1935 ; actor Ned Beatty in 1937 ; actor Burt Ward in 1945 ; actor Sylvester Stallone in 1946 ; former U.S. President George W. Bush in 1946 ; actor Shelley Hack in 1947 ; actor Geoffrey Rush in 1951 ; singer Nanci Griffith in 1953 ; actor Allyce Beasley in 1954 ; rapper 50 Cent, born Curtis James Jackson III, in 1975, .


  17. A summer bounty of outdoor concerts in Clallam, Jefferson counties this weekRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE of free outdoor music on the North Olympic Peninsula: SEQUIM MUSIC IN THE PARK - Tuesday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Lobo Del Mar . Sequim's Music in the Park is every Tuesday evening through Aug. 25 at the outdoor James Center amphitheater in the Sequim Water Reuse Park, 563 N. Rhodefer Road, just north of Carrie Blake Park.


  18. Chemists hope to make paving greenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    There's nothing green about asphalt, unless you can make less of the stuff by more efficiently reusing the pavement we've already got. The Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry in Wilmington says it's found a way.


  19. Whooo! Little Richard 3-CD box set is proof why this rock a na roll star mattersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Little Richard has always been an enigma. Did he, as he often bragged, invent rock 'n' roll, or was this just another case of him trying to overhype his importance? Was he a true innovator or just a cheap imitation of cult music personality Equerita? Who was Little Richard , and why did he matter? That question wasn't easy for me to answer.


  20. PHOTOS: Thousands Descend on Oakland to Celebrate Lo-Fi Rock N' RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KQED

    While many Bay Area residents celebrated the Fourth of July by standing around barbecues, drinking beer and waiting until it got dark to watch or light fireworks, thousands descended on Oakland's Mosswood Park Saturday to enjoy the rawest of rock n' roll bands in the land. Hosted by the always outrageous John Waters , the sixth annual Burger Boogaloo attracted rockers of all ages to its two-day lineup, which featured groups such as the Black Lips, the Legendary Stardust Cowboy, Oakland's Shannon and the Clams, and Detroit's godfathers of the '80s garage revival, the Gories.