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Rock In Politics: Obama 6, Romney 1

We take a close look at which rock artists are siding with President Obama, and who’s pulling for Mitt Romney. If it were up to bands, Obama would win in a landslide. Take a peek and see which way your favorites lean politically.

08/31/2012

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Chris Cornell Adds Show Opening For Obama, Cancels Gig At Jay-Z’s Made In America

Chris Cornell has shuffled his weekend schedule around a bit.

08/29/2012

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How Buddy Guy Got Obama Onstage To Sing ‘Sweet Home Chicago’ (VIDEO)

On February 21, Buddy Guy was part of a group of musicians who performed at the White House as part of a salute to blues music. While Mick Jagger passed the mic off to Obama that night, it was Guy who convinced the president to perform with the group for “Sweet Home Chicago.”

07/23/2012

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Why Video of President Obama’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Cover Got Pulled

President Obama famously sang a few lines of Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” at a January fundraising event – a cover heard ’round the world, thanks to the power of YouTube. However, music rights management company BMG isn’t exactly pleased with the viral footage of Obama’s “Let’s Stay Together,” a song they own.

07/19/2012

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President Obama Covers Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe”

Sort of — the Commander in Chief didn’t exactly rock out to the song karaoke style, but someone with plenty of time on their hands and decent editing software went to town on clips of […]

06/05/2012

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Bob Dylan Receives Medal Of Freedom From President Obama Today

Bob Dylan will be one of several distinguished recipients honored today when President Barack Obama presents the highest civilian award in the United States, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The award recognizes individuals in various […]

05/29/2012

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Ted Nugent on CBS: “I Have To Say What I Say The Way I Say It”

Today on CBS This Morning, Ted Nugent sat down for his first TV interview since his controversial comments about The President at an NRA convention in St. Louis prompted a Secret Service investigation. CBS’s Jeff […]

05/04/2012

What President Barack Obama Should Be Serving At Tonight’s White House Picnic

DC is where it’s at. While President Barack Obama and the first lady have the members of Congress over to the White House for a picnic this evening, we’ll just have to sit and wonder […]

06/15/2011

White House Concert For Paul McCartney

[lastfm]Paul McCartney [/lastfm]will be honored at a concert hosted by President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House on June 2. The former [lastfm]Beatle[/lastfm] has been tapped as this year’s recipient of […]

05/26/2010

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