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Janet Jackson’s ‘Rhythm Nation’ Tracks, From Worst To Best

Twenty-five years ago this Friday, Janet released Twenty-five years ago this Friday, Janet released one of the most consistently enjoyable hybrids of pop, R&B, dance and industrial beats ever. And we’re ranking out the album’s tracks from worst to best.

09/19/2014

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‘Purple Rain’s Tracks Ranked From Worst To Best

The occasion would call for a celebratory dip into the purifying waters of Lake Minnetonka, but since there’s still a no wake ordinance for that bulging body of water, we’ll all have to settle for a retrospective ranking of all nine tracks from worst to best.

06/25/2014

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Rolling Stones Releasing Exclusive Vodka For 50th Anniversay

The Rolling Stones‘ Ronnie Wood might be newly-sober and Keith Richards might be “cutting back” on alcohol, but that’s not stopping the Rolling Stones from releasing an exclusive, limited edition Crystal Head Vodka for their 50th anniversary.

04/08/2013

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Why ‘Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player’ Was A Game-Changer For Elton John

Writing songs for “The Lion King” makes you very rich but it doesn’t exactly make you cool. In other words, Elton John doesn’t get the kind of cred that Dylan does. But Elton made his […]

01/24/2013

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The Beach Boys Reunion Coming To An End

While Brian Wilson has stated that he’d like to make another album and continue touring with the Beach Boys’ reunion lineup, it seems that’s not really in the cards for the family band.

09/18/2012

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‘Graceland’ Documentarian Joe Berlinger Talks Paul Simon, Politics

It came together rather quickly, after Sony realized that Graceland – the defining album of Paul Simon’s solo career – was about to turn 25.

07/12/2012

Mich Jagger (R) and Keith Richards (L)

The Rolling Stones Celebrate 50 Years With Photo Show

Are the Rolling Stones music’s most photographed band? With the plethora of photo exhibits and books popping up around the band, one must wonder just how many times Mick Jagger’s famous mug has been captured on film.

07/10/2012

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What’s the Future of the Beach Boys Reunion?

An Endless Summer may not be in store for the reunited Beach Boys. Amidst hopeful talk of adding tour dates and recording another album comes a report that frontman Mike Love has scheduled his own […]

06/27/2012

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The B-52’s Celebrate 35 Years Together

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The B-52’s[/lastfm] formed back in 1977 in Athen’s Georgia. Over the weekend they celebrated 35 years together back in their home town, with a huge anniversary show.

02/13/2012

Pearl Jam Releases Details On Anniversary Box Sets

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Pearl Jam[/lastfm] continues to celebrate its 20th anniversary in grand style. The band will release four newly restored and expanded editions of its second and third albums, Vs. and Vitalogy. Unreleased songs, studio outtakes […]

02/03/2011

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