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Labor Day Road Trip: 10 Classic Driving Songs

It’s the ironically-named Labor Day weekend where, if you’re lucky, you have three days off. As you hit the highway for summer’s big finale, you’ll need a playlist for the holiday road trip. Get those motors revving, we’ve got a Labor Day playlist of ten classic songs for the long drive ahead.

08/31/2012

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Los Lobos’ Steve Berlin Calls Paul Simon An ‘Idiot’

“Everybody I know who has ever worked with Paul Simon says he’s the biggest jerk in the world,” Berlin says. “Yeah – he’s a f***ing idiot.”

07/25/2012

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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

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8 Classic Songs About America

Country stars are known far and wide for their patriotism, but they’re not the only musicians inspired by America.

07/04/2012

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New Releases: The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Joe Walsh & Big Reissues

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]

06/05/2012

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Paul Simon On Reuniting With Garfunkel: “I Would Just As Soon Not Go Back & Visit The Past”

Getting the old band back together is easier said than done. So has been the case for Simon & Garfunkel, who have toured and performed a number of high-profile gigs together through the years but […]

05/24/2012

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Paul Simon Celebrates “Graceland” 25th Anniversary With Box Set, “Under African Skies” Documentary

Paul Simon had to go to South Africa to create Graceland, but he’d probably say it was worth it. The album became the centerpiece of the singer-songwriter’s solo career in many ways, creating a whole […]

04/02/2012

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Peter Gabriel To Release New Live Album

Peter Gabriel is continuing his streak of releasing orchestral albums with his upcoming Live Blood CD. Due April 24, the concert recording features Gabriel re-interpreting some of his best-known songs (including “In Your Eyes,” “Red […]

03/05/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: Paul Simon’s Graceland

I seem to get Paul Simon’s “You Can Call Me Al” video mixed up with Bobby McFerrin’s “Don’t Worry Be Happy” video in my sprained brain…although, in my defense, Chevy Chase and Robin Williams were […]

10/25/2011

Free Holiday Songs That Will Rock Your Christmas

The holidays are upon us, and with that comes a crush of new and old songs about winter wonderlands, Christmas cheers, Santa, sleighs, and talking snowmen. After years of listening to the same old tunes […]

12/03/2010

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