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Is the floppy disk making a comeback?

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Is the floppy disk making a comeback?

Music on older mediums is making a comeback. Vinyl records have made a huge resurgence. There’s even a market for cassettes. But did you ever use floppy disks to store your favorite tunes? 

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Cover To Cover: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Are you a fan of covers? Is a cover ever better than the original? Which version of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” do you like more? Watch both below.

Meet the Heartbreakers

You got lucky! You could go to California and meet The Heartbreakers at their private rehearsal and recording space. You’ll check out their instruments and memorabilia and listen to tracks from the upcoming box set Tom Petty An American Treasure.

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Na na na na Song Playlist

Why do so many songs contain the lyrcis na na na na na na? Who cares, they are sometimes my favorite part of the song. Here are just a few I LOVE!

Cover to Cover: Boys of Summer

Some covers songs are great some, well maybe not so much. What do you think of this cover of “Boys of Summer?”

New Joe Strummer Releases Coming

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New Joe Strummer Releases Coming

The late Joe Strummer, of The Clash, will be celebrated with the release of Joe Strummer 001. A collection of his work put together from post-Clash work, indcluding three records with the Mescaleros and an album’s worth of previously unreleased recordings.

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USA Songs Playlist

I know Independence Day has come and gone, but there are so many great songs that show love for the USA. Here are just a few of mine.

Cover to Cover: Once Bitten Twice Shy

How do you feel about cover songs? Are they tributes to idol or just easy rips offs? 

Want to be in the new Queen film? 

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Want to be in the new Queen film? 

Queen has publish a website for fans to have a chance to have their voice feature in the upcoming biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody. Visit PutMeInBohemian and record yourself.  The team working on the film will select recordings to be part of a crowd scene seen singing along during a  live performance. 

You’ll get a chance to preview it before submitting it. The film will open in theaters November 2nd. 

Scaramouch!

Eddie Money’s Reality TV show Real Money

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Eddie Money’s Reality TV show Real Money

Rocker Eddie Money let a TV crew follow him and his family around. What’s it like having a rock star for a dad? Check out Real Money on AXS tv each Sunday. Here’s a sneak of the first episode:

Cover to Cover: Knocking On Heaven’s Door

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Cover to Cover: Knocking On Heaven’s Door

Is the cover version better than the original? A copy or an ode? Which version of Knocking On Heaven’s Door, do you like best?

Run Songs Playlist

There are so many songs that make you want to run. Here are some of my favorite “Run” songs.

Cover to Cover: I Fought the Law

Two punk band go head to head with the authorities. But which do you like better? The Clash or Green Day? Check out both versions below. \m/ (or maybe you like a different version all together...)

Amazon Ends Free Music Storage

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Amazon Ends Free Music Storage

Have you been using Amazon to store you music in the cloud? You might want to back that music up somewhere else. Amazon announced that it has removed the ability for free subscription planholders to upload digital music files to its Amazon Music Storage service through its PC and Mac apps. Music that’s already stored in the digital locker can be played until January 2019. At that point, the service will be inaccessible to users on the free tier.  READ MORE...

Motley Crue Immortalized in Resin

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Motley Crue Immortalized in Resin

The glam rockers Motley Crue may be on a hiatus, but their image will live on in action figure form thanks to music collectible creators, Knuckle Bonz. CHECK OUT THE NEW FIGURINES.

Most Popular Music by State

What kind of music is each US state listening to? Here’s a breakdown. READ MORE...

Pour Some Sugar On...

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Pour Some Sugar On...

Step inside, walk this way...Ever wonder what it would be like to have sugar poured on you? Would it be messy? Would it be sweet? Let’s see how the Def Leppard front man handles the situation. Break the bubble, break it up!

Cover to Cover: Smoking in the Boys Room

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Cover to Cover: Smoking in the Boys Room

Ever light up a cigarette in the bathroom? Who told the school kid antic better Brownsville Station or Motley Crue? Check out both versions below. \m/

Fashion Songs Playlist

Music and fashion go together like rock and roll. Here are some of my favorite songs that pay homage to the art. 

Cover to Cover: Land of Confusion

Is the original always better than the cover? Which version of “Land of Confusion” do you prefer?

Anti-Love Songs Playlist

Not everyone is excited for Valentine’s Day. Some people are down-right sickened by the holiday. Here are some of my favorite Anti-Love songs for the holiday. 

Cover to Cover: Higher Ground

Is the original always better than the cover? Which version of “Higher Ground” do you prefer?

 
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