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Aerosmith vs. Modern Lovers: State Officials Sound Off on Official Rock Song of Massachusetts

One song is the most famous tune ever written by Boston’s most revered band. Another is a classic in its own right and perfectly captures the setting and spirit of Massachusetts in its lyrics. So which one deserves to be the official state rock song?

02/27/2013

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Steven Tyler Talks New Aerosmith Album, Dropping F-Bombs On National TV & More

Tyler on the band’s new album, swearing on the Today Show this past week, giving back to the town they came from, his decision to become a judge on “American Idol,” and much more.

11/05/2012

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Aerosmith To Boston: “Mom! We’re Home!”

“This is where it started and this is where it will never end!” Steven Tyler at Aerosmith’s free concert in front of 1325 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston: the apartment where the band began about four decades ago.

11/05/2012

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Aerosmith To Play “Surprise” Show In Boston

Coinciding with the release of their new album Music From Another Dimension! – and to provide Boston residents with a memorable Monday afternoon – Aerosmith have revealed plans to perform a surprise concert at an undisclosed location in the city on November 5th, the day before the album comes out.

10/25/2012

Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band (photo by John W. Ferguson/Getty Images).

Peter Wolf Talks ‘Deceptive’ J. Geils vs. J. Geils Band Lawsuit

“Deceptive,” “disturbing” and “fraudulent” are just some of the ways Peter Wolf describes Geils’ legal action against the band.

09/05/2012

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J. Geils Band To Tour Without J. Geils

So why no Geils? Legal drama.

07/20/2012

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Boston Members Open Up About Brad Delp’s Suicide, Relationship With Tom Scholz

Testimony from former members of the band Boston describe a turbulent relationship between lead singer Brad Delp and band founder Tom Scholz, a relationship many of Delp’s friends and family believe contributed to Delp’s suicide […]

05/29/2012

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Drummer Chad Smith Re-Joins Chickenfoot At Boston Concert

Chickenfoot fans got a pleasant surprise Wednesday night when regular drummer Chad Smith stepped in to re-join the band for an encore at Boston’s Orpheum Theater.

05/18/2012

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Gotye Says, “Listen To The Music, Leave Me Alone”

Perhaps the first thing you notice about Wouter “Wally” De Backer, a.k.a. Gotye, is how unassuming he is in person.

04/02/2012

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Top Ten Songs Banned From Use In Political Campaigns

Over the years, many politicians have been guilty of using popular songs during campaign runs without first getting consent from the artist who sang it, which eventually ends in a cease and desist or in […]

01/17/2012

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