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  1. Throwback Thursday: Watch the Byrdsa Gene Clark and Roger McGuinn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Acoustic Guitar

    ... performs with Byrds frontman Roger McGuinn in 1978 at New Jersey's Capitol Theatre - coincidentally the site of the Byrds' last concert before breaking up in 1973 - courtesy of the amazing YouTube channel Music Vault . Clark kicks off the set solo, ...

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  2. YMCA of the Rockies 2016 Summer Worship FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Brush News-Tribune

    ... Knopfler (Dire Straits), Bill Nershi (String Cheese), Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney & Wings), Chris Hillman (The Byrds), Stanley Jordan, MOFRO, and others. Trace Bundy must be seen, not just heard. His music is poetry in motion, using harmonics, ...

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  3. David Crosby Announces New Album, 'Lighthouse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Guitar World

    ... "I don't know how to explain this, but, most people my age have petered out," says the 74-year-old co-founder of the Byrds . "They don't have a writing surge. My writing always comes in bursts, but for the last couple years, I've had this ...

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  4. Ken Jeong, Patrick Stewart top list of celebrity birthdays for July 13, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Cleveland.com

    Actor Patrick Stewart is 76. Actor Robert Forster is 75. Singer-guitarist Roger McGuinn of The Byrds is 74. Actor Harrison Ford is 74. Actor-comedian Cheech Marin is 70. Actress Daphne Maxwell Reid is 68. Country singer Louise Mandrell is 62. Actor-director Cameron Crowe is 59. Actor Michael Jace is 54. Comedian Tom Kenny is 54. Country singer-songwriter Victoria Shaw is 54. Actor Ken Jeong is 47. Singer Deborah Cox is 43. Drummer Will Champion of Coldplay is 38. Actor Steven R. McQueen is 28. Singer Leon Bridges is 27.

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

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Boston.com

    ... (TV: ''Jeopardy!") is 92. Actor Patrick Stewart is 76. Actor Harrison Ford is 74. Singer-guitarist Roger McGuinn (The Byrds) is 74. Comedian Cheech Marin is 70. Director Cameron Crowe is 59. Comedian Tom Kenny is 54. Actor Ken Jeong is 47. Singer ...

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  6. The Garage: New music finds its audience in the streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Canada.com

    ... a compilation of its four EPs. This has 20 tracks and several covers such as The Yardbirds' Heart Full Of Soul and The Byrds' Eight Miles High. The vocals tend to be submerged in the mix but the murky, guitar-driven density is effective. Who knows ...

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  7. The 10 Best Trump Parodies and Protest SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | LA Weekly

    We love to hate our politicians, but the surprisingly successful presidential run of one Donald J. Trump has incurred more outrage, on both sides of the political spectrum, than any campaign in a generation. Trump's inflammatory rhetoric, especially when directed at Latinos, Muslims, women and really any group that isn't rich white dudes, has prompted hundreds of musicians and recording artists to condemn him in various ways.

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  8. Sounds Around Town with Dave FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... of two young Canadian brothers working under the name of Maybelleen. They may look like they were once members of The Byrds but their music is a fantastic blend of psychedelic pop, synth driven grooves and genre-hopping guitars. Joining them are ...

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  9. RFN Weekend: RFN Weekend - Show #163 - 06/22/2016, Segment 1Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Hour 1 The Guess Who - Sona Sona Weather Report - Havona M rz - The River John Carpenter - The Duke Arrives/Barricade Manos: The Hands Of Fate OST - Forgetting You Pod People OST - Hear The Engines Roar Now Mary Beth Hughes - Are You Happy In Your Work Rod Stewart - Mandolin Wind Sting - All This Time Led Zeppelin - Hey Hey What Can I Do Tom Petty - Learning To Fly Mike Curb Congregation - Burning Bridges Dazz Band - Swoop Carly Simon - Coming Around Again Hour 2 The Beatles - Dear Prudence Tina Turner - Better Be Good To Me L.L. Cool J - Around The Way Girl Fleetwood Mac - Say You Love Me J.J. Cale - Don t Wait The Left Banke - Don t Walk Away Renee Little River Band - Lady Men At Work - It s A Mistake The Who - Someone s Coming 10cc - I m Not In Love The Byrds - Ballad Of Easy Rider Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York The James Last Orchestra - Ballad Of Easy Rider ... (more)

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  10. Legendary singer-songwriter David Crosby performs July 8 in HonokaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | West Hawaii Today

    Legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist Crosby is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, inducted as a member of both the iconic folk-rock band The Byrds - with whom he first rose to stardom - and the iconic Woodstock era-defining group Crosby, Stills & Nash. A native Californian, Crosby originally intended to be an actor when he moved from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 1960.

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  11. Photos: Tom Petty rocks an O.C. club with his original band, MudcrutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Orange County Register

    ... / Six Days on the Road (Dave Dudley cover) Scare Easy / Trailer / This Is a Good Street / Lover of the Bayou (The Byrds cover) / Beautiful World / Dreams of Flying /Save Your Water / Hungry No More / I Forgive It All / Knockin' on Heaven's Door (Bob ...

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  12. Tom Petty brings Mudcrutch, his other band, to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... set list on this tour has been "Trailer," a 1984 obscurity. The band has been playing some choice covers by The Byrds ("Lover of the Bayou") and Bob Dylan ("Knocking on Heaven's Door"), along with "Six Days on the Road," the 1963 Dave Dudley hit ...

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  13. Rocking out with David CrosbyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | West Hawaii Today

    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee David Crosby will perform at 7 p.m. on July 8 at People's Theater in Honokaa. Crosby is best known as a founding member of the iconic folk-rock band, The Byrds, and the iconic Woodstock era-defining group, Crosby, Stills & Nash.

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  14. A conversation with Gary Louris of the JayhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | USA Today

    A conversation with Gary Louris of the Jayhawks Songwriter Gary Louris visits Dad Rock to talk songwriting, parenthood and survival Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28Uq2gp The Jayhawks have been called everything from the grandfathers of alt country to one of America's best rock bands to the best group to come from Minneapolis since the Replacements. Since their formation in 1985, the band have built a catalog of entrancing, memorable songs that - while drawing on country twang and the influence of the Byrds' Sweetheart of the Rodeo - encompass a broad swath of American music.

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  15. Stephen Stills Joins Mudcrutch In HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | JamBase

    ... songs. The second of two consecutive nights at The Fonda featured an almost identical setlist including covers of The Byrds and Bob Dylan, as well as the traditional "Shady Grove" and the Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers song "Trailer." Both shows ...

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  16. Nation-Now 57 mins ago 11:59 a.m.A conversation with Gary Louis of the JayhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Jayhawks have been called everything from the grandfathers of alt country to one of America's best rock bands to the best group to come from Minneapolis since the Replacements. Since their formation in 1985, the band have built a catalog of entrancing, memorable songs that - while drawing on country twang and the influence of the Byrds' Sweetheart of the Rodeo - encompass a broad swath of American music.

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  17. A conversation with Gary Louis of the JayhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | USA Today

    A conversation with Gary Louis of the Jayhawks Songwriter Gary Louis visits Dad Rock to talk songwriting, parenthood and survival Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28Uq2gp The Jayhawks have been called everything from the grandfathers of alt country to one of America's best rock bands to the best group to come from Minneapolis since the Replacements. Since their formation in 1985, the band have built a catalog of entrancing, memorable songs that - while drawing on country twang and the influence of the Byrds' Sweetheart of the Rodeo - encompass a broad swath of American music.

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  18. Listening with Brett Harris: The Pop Tunesmith Talks the Beatles, Big Star, and Local FavoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    The indie-pop songwriter has hardly been here in months. He's been busy traveling, either touring in support of his excellent March album Up in the Air or performing with other projects, including an acclaimed re-creation of Big Star's Third .

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  19. The 10 Best Anti-Trump SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | LA Weekly

    We love to hate our politicians, but the surprisingly successful presidential run of one Donald J. Trump has incurred more outrage, on both sides of the political spectrum, than any campaign in a generation. Trump's inflammatory rhetoric, especially when directed at Latinos, Muslims, women and really any group that isn't rich white dudes, has prompted hundreds of musicians and recording artists to condemn him in various ways.

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  20. Avett Brothers Stomp the Moody Folk rockers stoke roots ecstasy for Father's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    Decisions define musical acts same as people. Who from where and playing what when? Influences, yes.

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