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Jeff Beck Says New Photo Book BECK01 Features Some “Pretty Amazing Stuff”

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Credit: Tom RejzekJeff Beck recently released a limited-edition coffee-table book called BECK01 that focuses on the blues-rock legend’s passion for both guitars and fast cars. The publication is packed with rare and captivating photos from throughout the lauded musician’s life. “Every one’s a rarest picture that we can get,” Beck tells ABC Radio about the images that appear in BECK01. …

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Prince’s Paisley Park Estate Will Be Open to the Public in the Fall

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BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty ImagesThe once-private estate owned by Prince, Paisley Park, in Chanhassen, Minnesota, will soon become open to the public beginning October 6. Last week, news that the estate would turn into a museum surfaced, and it’s now been confirmed by both Prince’s surviving family and the trust company overseeing his estate, Bremer Trust. “Opening Paisley Park is something that …

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New Website from Ex-10cc Member Kevin Godley Features New Video of Him Performing Vintage 10cc Tune

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Credit: Sue GodleyFormer 10cc singer/keyboardist and award-winning video director Kevin Godley has launched a new website focusing on his wide-ranging career as a creative artist. The site, Kevin-Godley.com, features some previously unreleased content, including a new video of him performing the 1974 10cc song “Somewhere in Hollywood” and a new track, “Expecting a Message,” that he recorded with French electronic …

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Jackson Browne Announces Benefit Shows as Part of Fall Acoustic Tour

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Credit: Nels IsraelsonJackson Browne will play a pair of benefit shows during his recently announced U.S. fall acoustic tour, which gets underway on September 29 in Livermore, California, and wraps up October 13 in Boise, Idaho. The first benefit gig takes place on October 4 at the Majestic Ventura Theater in Ventura, California, and will raise funds for Safety Harbor …

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Neil Young Reissuing Four Classic ’70s Albums as Separate Vinyl LPs Next Month

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Reprise RecordsFour long-out-of-print Neil Young albums — 1973’s Time Fades Away, 1974’s On the Beach, and 1975’s Tonight’s the Night and Zuma — will be reissued as standalone vinyl LPs on September 6. The albums were previously released together in 2014 in a limited-edition vinyl box set, in conjunction with Record Store Day. Each album was remastered from the original …

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Dolly Parton Tells Jimmy Fallon She Celebrated her 50th Anniversary with Fast Food

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Andrew Lipovsky/NBCDolly Parton dropped by The Tonight Show on Tuesday to plug her new album, Pure & Simple, as well as her upcoming holiday TV movie, Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love. Dolly also revealed that she and her husband celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary not with a fancy dinner out, but with fast food. The 70-year-old …

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Days of Future Cruise: Moody Blues Announces Lineup of 2018 Fan Cruise

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Courtesy of On the BlueThe next edition of The Moody Blues‘ fan cruise doesn’t take place until January 2018, but the initial lineup of the nautical music fest has just been unveiled. Among the acts slated to join the veteran British rockers on the Moody Blues Cruise 2018 are Dave Mason, Jefferson Starship, Richie Furay, the Alan Parsons Live Project, …

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Dolly Parton Takes Manhattan; Reveals Airdate for New Christmas Movie

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Dolly Records/RCA NashvilleJust days after the release of her 43rd album, Pure & Simple, Dolly Parton is busy making the media rounds in New York City to promote it. She started the day Tuesday on Fox & Friends, revealing during her appearance that her new NBC holiday movie, Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love, will premiere November …

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Commemorative Plaque Honoring David Bowie Unveiled in Berlin

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Courtesy of KPM BerlinDavid Bowie was honored with a commemorative plaque Monday in his one-time home of Berlin, where the late rock legend resided during the late 1970s. According to The Guardian, the bone-china marker was unveiled in Schöneberg district of the German capital, at the site of the apartment Bowie shared with his friend and musical collaborator Iggy Pop …

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