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  1. All ATX show traverses - All Along the Moontower'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

    ... Harum). Israel Nash, playing early, and Max Frost, near the end, each added an original song to their cover (the Byrds' "Eight Miles High" and Cream's "Sunshine of Your Love," respectively), and in both cases, the fresh material was engaging and ...

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  2. LIVE: The Ed Palermo Big Band @ the Falcon, 8/1/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Nippertown!

    ... range of other '60s-centric pop and rock bands including Sly & the Family Stone, the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, the Byrds, Lou Reed, King Crimson and Quicksilver Messenger Service. Additionally there were brief forays into the repertoire of Miles ...

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  3. Eagles Songwriter Jack Tempchin Releases New Solo Album; Says New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Songwriter Jack Tempchin probably is best known for having a hand in penning two classic early Eagles hits, "Peaceful Easy Feeling" and "Already Gone," but he's also a rather prolific solo artist in his own right. Tempchin has just released a new full-length solo album titled Learning to Dance , part of a deal he recently signed with Blue Elan Records.

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    Monday Aug 24 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Songwriter Jack Tempchin probably is best known for having a hand in penning two classic early Eagles hits, "Peaceful Easy Feeling" and "Already Gone," but he's also a rather prolific solo artist in his own right. Tempchin has just released a new full-length solo album titled Learning to Dance , part of a deal he recently signed with Blue Elan Records.

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  5. Happy 2015 Video Birthday to Guitar Wizard James BurtonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Aquarius Papers

    Today is the 76th birthday of one of the most excellent guitarists of the second half of the 20th century, the remarkable James Burton! He played on hundreds of hits, and is generally considered one of the true masters of the instrument. James Burton is widely honored as one of the greatest guitarists ever to pick up the instrument.

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  6. Festy Recap: Our 10 Favorite Moments from Outside Lands 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Live Music Blog

    Another Outside Lands is in the books and what a year it was. There are few festival settings as hollowed and beautiful as Golden Gate Park, and each year the organizers do a great job of adding new surprises and tweaking the festival layout to maximize the natural surroundings.

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  7. Legendary trio announce UK tour CROSBY, Stills & Nash have announced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Penarth Times

    ... been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame two times-with Crosby, Stills & Nash, and a second time with The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, and The Hollies, respectively. They are also in the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, honoured both for CSN as a ...

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  8. It's not just Tony Blackburn who is celebrating 50 years on the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | York Press

    ... his bedside manner. ELVIS'S Crying In The Chapel had just been knocked off top spot in the hit parade by The Byrds rendition of Mr Tambourine Man when Keith Lea spun his first disc. Now, half a century later, Keith has joined the same exclusive club ...

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  9. Get free tickets to 'Behind the Guitar' tapingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Morning Call

    ... ensembles Satori and Two Part Invention. At 1:30 p.m. Thatcher will interview Chris Hillman, an original member of The Byrds and at 3:30 p.m. he will talk to Herb Pedersen, a songwriter, bluegrass musician, and member of The Desert Rose Band and ...

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  10. De Vinck: The summer of Davy Crockett and the praying mantisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... build tree forts, play stickball, climb trees and look for frogs, but then, as the song by the folk-rock group The Byrds says, "Turn, turn, turn," the calendar quickly turns to reveal the month of September, the boy is suddenly shackled to a desk, ...

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  11. Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen return to City WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Examiner.com

    Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen are-according to Hillman--"gentlemen of leisure--still singing and playing as they graciously enter their seventh decade on the planet." That's Chris Hillman of The Byrds , of course, with whom he was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1991.

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  12. Happy 2015 Video Birthday to the Legendary David CrosbyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Aquarius Papers

    There are few people who have not heard David Crosby's work, whether with the Byrds, with Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young, or CPR, his band with his son James Raymond. David Crosby was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice for his work with the Byrds and CSN&Y.

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  13. This Day in Rock History: August 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... three years earlier. And we also wish a happy birthday to David Crosby . The singer - who first gained fame with the Byrds before going on to bigger success with Crosby, Stills & Nash (and sometimes Young ) - was born in 1941. Watch an exciting ...

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  14. Heron Bluegrass FestivalRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Observer

    Headliners: Bluegrass Hall of Fame star Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Country & Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's Chris Hillman & Herb Pederson, formerly of the Byrds and the Flying Burrito Brothers. AlsoClaire Lynch, 3-time Bluegrass Vocalist of the Year, and Grammy winners, The Clay Hess Band.

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  15. On this day: Japan surrendered unconditionally to the AlliesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Scotsman.com

    ... Sarah Brightman, performer, 55; Paul Broadhurst, golfer, 50; Darren Clarke OBE, golfer, 47; David Crosby, singer (The Byrds and Crosby, Stills and Nash), 74; Jennifer Flavin, actress, 47; Liz Fraser, actress, 85; Buddy Greco, singer, composer and ...

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  16. Rock Hall's Lauren Onkey excited about new job as Mandel Center deanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Cleveland.com

    Lauren Onkey said a Bruce Springsteen cover of the Byrds' 'Turn! Turn! Turn!' -- in particular, the line 'To everything / There is a season' -- has been the soundtrack behind her decision to leave the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and become the first dean of Cuyahoga Community College's Mandel Humanities Center. For seven years, Onkey has been vice president of education and public programs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum .

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  17. Hillman-Pedersen duo to be among headlining actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Westfield Republican

    He may be best known for his work with the Byrds, but when Chris Hillman performs in Sherman later this month he will showcase his first love: bluegrass music. Hillman is slated to perform from 9-10 p.m. Saturday, on the Heron Grounds in Sherman as part of the inaugural three-day Heron Bluegrass Festival.

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  18. Heron Bluegrass Festival rolls with big namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    HEAR IT The Heron Bluegrass Festival runs Friday through Sunday at the Heron Grounds, 2361 Wait Corners Road, Sherman, N.Y. Weekend pass is $85 or, by the day, $30 Friday, $35 Saturday and $30 Sunday. Free for children age 12 and younger.

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  19. Restaurant review: No-frills splendor at Urban ComfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    "Turn, turn, turn," goes the lyric of Pete Seeger's folk ballad, a No. 1 hit by the popular '60s rock band, The Byrds.

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  20. Graham Nash will play City Winery on Aug. 23-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | New York Daily News

    ... After all, Crosby, Stills and Nash have been thick as thieves since fusing their supergroup out of the shards of the Byrds, the Buffalo Springfield and the Hollies. No matter what is going on in their lives - Crosby needed a liver; Stills had ...

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