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‘Separate Ways,’ separate ways, and South Detroit: Neal Schon talks Journey’s journey By

Journey are about to embark on the Summer Stadium Tour with co-headliners Def Leppard and rotating special guests Cheap Trick, the Steve Miller Band, and Heart, and each night will...

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2024 is officially, finally the Year of Redd Kross — but powerpop phaseshifters Jeff & Steven McDonald say ‘the best is yet to come’ By

It’s official: 2024 is the Year of Redd Kross. And it’s a celebration that’s long-overdue. Forty-five years after forming one of the most important bands to ever hail from Los...

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Haircut 100 finally get their fantastic day, 41 years after dramatic split: ‘We didn’t think it was going to happen at all. We’d all written it off.’ By

Haircut 100 may have been early-MTV darlings in America — frontman Nick Heyward chucklingly brags that “quite a few guys” have even told him that his iconic loincloth scene in...

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Pearl Jam’s ETM ticket company founder looks back, 30 years later: ‘Ticketmaster crushed us in every way they could’ By

  Thirty years ago this week, on June 30, 1994, Pearl Jam’s Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament went to D.C. to testify before Congress as part of their ongoing, ultimately...

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Lyndsey Parker on AXS TV’s ‘The Top Ten Revealed’: Second British Invasion By

I’m about to please please tell you now! Tonight on AXS TV’s The Top Ten Revealed, we’re counting down the biggest bands of the Second British Invasion. Gee, I wonder...

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The Revolution on why working with Prince was ‘like going to the moon’ By

This interview took place in 2017. Today, I’m unarchiving it to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Purple Rain soundtrack, which was released on June 25, 1984. “It was very difficult...

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Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey recorded ‘naively sexually charged’ ‘Sixteen Candles’ ballad while lying on the floor: ‘I wanted it to sound like I was in bed whispering the song in someone’s ear’ By

Thompson Twins founder Tom Bailey is embarking on the all-star Totally Tubular Festival tour this week, and if there one’s song he’ll definitely be playing every night, it’s “If You...

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Peter Hook on unarchiving Ian Curtis’s vinyl copy of Iggy Pop’s ‘The Idiot’: ‘To hold that record in my hands was the strangest feeling I’ve had in a long time’ By

Former Joy Division/New Order member Peter Hook is chatting me with from his home in England about his fall 2024 tour with Peter Hook and the Light, during which he’ll...

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Monica looks back at media-concocted Brandy battle: ‘Rivalries manifest themselves… and I hate that it happens that way’ By

In 2020, at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, R&B superstars Brandy Norwood and Monica Arnold — aka Brandy & Monica, whose legendary duet “The Boy Is Mine” won the...

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Here to stay: Rock’s shapeshifting sister Marcella Detroit reflects on her five-decade career By

Most casual music fans probably best recognize Marcella Detroit, aka Marcy Levy, as the operatic, glass-shattering voice of Shakespears Sister’s gospel-tinged space-ballad “Stay,” which topped the British singles chart for...

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