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4/11/17-John J. Geils Dead

John Warren Geils Jr., better known as J. Geils, the guitarist of the the J. Geils Band, was found dead in his home in Groton, Massachusetts Tuesday. He was 71. Rolling Stone has confirmed Geils' death. According to Groton Police, "a preliminary investigation indicates that Geils died of natural causes." "At approximately 4 p.m., Groton Police responded to a home on Graniteville Road for a well-being check," Groton Police said […]

todayApril 12, 2017

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4/9/17-Janet Jackson split

Janet Jackson and her husband have reportedly split three months after becoming parents. The singer and Wissam Al Mana have ended their relationship amicably, according to multiple reports. Jackson, who was previously married to James DeBarge and Rene Elizondo, Jr., wed the millionaire businessman, 42, in 2012, and the couple welcomed a son, named Eissa, in January. The private pair hasn't spoken publicly since the baby was born, but sources […]

todayApril 9, 2017

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4/4/17-Ringo @ Sgt. Pepper 50!

50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper will see an expanded edition of the ground-breaking album. Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has said the new version of their album is ‘great, like the original four-track. But now my drums are back, the over-dubs and things lost them originally. Now they are back. I’m so happy to hear it the way we did it.’ "Now, the drums have been lifted and come through as […]

todayApril 4, 2017

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4/2/17-Bob Dylan's gets prize

Bob Dylan has finally received his Nobel Prize for Literature after several months of delay. The American singer and songwriter was awarded the honor by the Swedish Academy in October, but he did not attend the subsequent ceremony in December due to preexisting commitments, and he has also yet to deliver the lecture that is required to receive the prize money. However, the discreet folk rocker finally picked up his […]

todayApril 2, 2017

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3/27/17-Elton John’s 70th!

Elton John celebrated his 70th birthday with a star studded party featuring Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, and Katy Perry. Barry Scott met Elton at a record release bash and Sir Elton wanted to do an interview for "The Lost 45s" show, but his management refused to set it up! Maybe in his 70th year! The Rocket Man hit maker's milestone birthday was on Saturday and his friends and family put […]

todayMarch 27, 2017

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3/23/17-BOSTON'S Sib Hashian dies

John “Sib” Hashian, former drummer for the arena rock band Boston, died on board a rock cruise ship Wednesday. He was 67. His son, Adam Hashian, said Thursday a cause of death had not yet been determined. Hashian was listed as one of the featured performers on the Legends of Rock Cruise, which departed from Miami on Saturday and was scheduled to visit Puerto Rico and the Bahamas. Hashian played […]

todayMarch 23, 2017

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3/19/17-Chuck Berry Dies

Chuck Berry, one of the creators of rock and roll, has died, according to police. He was 90. St. Charles County, Missouri, police said Saturday they responded to a medical emergency on Buckner Road at approximately 12:40 p.m. Inside the home, first responders found an unresponsive man, but despite immediately administering lifesaving techniques, the 90-year-old man could not be revived. He was pronounced dead at 1:26 p.m., police said. The […]

todayMarch 19, 2017

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3/12/17-Joni Sledge Passes Away

Joni Sledge, a founding member of the R&B vocal group Sister Sledge, was found dead Friday in her home in Phoenix, publicist Biff Warren told CNN on Saturday. She was 60 years old. The Sledge family was shocked by her death as she had not been ill, Warren said. The cause of death was unknown. The group of sisters were best known for the 1979 dance anthem "We Are Family." […]

todayMarch 12, 2017

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3/6/17-Kenny Rogers ill

Kenny Rogers has postponed a concert in Knoxville, Tennessee on Friday after falling ill. Kenny pulled out of the show at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum just a day before he was due to perform. The gig has been rescheduled for April 6th. According to editors at the Knoxville News Sentinel, a press release announcing the postponement of 78-year-old Kenny's show stated that it was, "due to illness." In […]

todayMarch 6, 2017

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