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10/20/11 – "Lost" Rolling Stones!

An upcoming reissue of the classic Rolling Stones album "Some Girls" will include a recently discovered track which will also be released as a single. "No Spare Parts," which was recorded in Paris and was recently discovered by producer Don Was for inclusion on the new editions of "Some Girls" due out on November 21, tells the story of a trip from Los Angeles to San Antonio.

todayOctober 20, 2011

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10/12/11 – The Bangles return!

A trio following the 2005 departure of Michael Steele, the Bangles grace the Billboard 200 for the first time since 1990, as "Sweetheart of the Sun," their first studio album since 2003, makes the chart! Susanna Hoffs and sisters Vicki & Debbie Peterson are the Bangles!

todayOctober 13, 2011

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9/29/11 – R&B Pioneer Sylvia Robinson dies

Sylvia Robinson, the singer, songwriter and record producer who formed the Sugar Hill Gang and made the first commercially successful rap recording, died early Thursday morning at a hospital in New Jersey. She was 75. Ms. Robinson had a notable career as a rhythm and blues singer long before she and her husband, Joe Robinson, formed Sugar Hill Records in 1979; first as Mickey & Sylvia. Her big solo hit […]

todaySeptember 29, 2011

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9/29/11 – Jesse Winchester Cancer Free!

Good news for fans of singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester, who canceled his remaining 2011 tour dates after revealing this summer that he had been diagnosed with esophageal cancer. The critically acclaimed musician has successfully undergone treatment and has been declared cancer-free, according to a post from his wife, Cindy. Jesse reached the Top 40 with "Say What?"

todaySeptember 29, 2011

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9/25/11 – Vesta Williams found dead

Vesta Williams, the voice behind such ’80s R&B staples as “Congratulations," "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" and “Sweet, Sweet Love,” has passed away. She was found in a hotel room in Los Angeles. She was 53 years old.

todaySeptember 26, 2011

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9/25/11 – Elton John Movie!

Elton John is to be the subject of a biopic entitled, "Rocketman." Newspapers and industry websites have reported the film will be produced by Steve Hamilton Shaw, as well as John's partner David Furnish, according to a Reuters report. John, whose hits include "Tiny Dancer" and "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," will executive produce the film himself while playwright Lee Hall, who collaborated with John on "Billy Elliot," will draft the […]

todaySeptember 25, 2011

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9/13/11 – Blondie reunion continues!

"Lost 45s" Guest Debbie Harry is on the road with original Blondie members Chris Stein and Clem Burke. The three have been creating new music since reuniting and "Panic of Girls," the group's first album in eight years, is released today! [musicsingle file=http://www.lost45.com/audio/Blondie.mp3]

todaySeptember 13, 2011

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9/12/11 – Lindsey Buckingham News!

"Lost 45s" guest and Fleetwood Mac member Lindsey Buckingham has new new solo CD out called "Seeds We Sow." It is getting critical raves. [musicsingle file=http://www.lost45.com/audio/Lindsey_Buckingham.mp3]

todaySeptember 13, 2011

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8/25/11 – Dan Peek of America dead

Dan Peek, 1/3 of the original group America, has died at age 60. No further information is available at this time. Dan left the group in the mid 70s and become a Christian artist.

todayAugust 16, 2011

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