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‘Hey Jude’ Lyrics Sell For $910,000

‘Hey Jude’ Lyrics Sell For $910,000

A plain sheet with words in black felt pen was sold for just under a million dollars this past Friday. Cashing in at over six times the estimated value, Paul McCartney’s handwritten lyrics to ‘Hey Jude’ just got a new owner. On the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ breakup, Julien’s Auctions wrote about the item,…MORE

John, Paul, George & Ringo Pick Their Favorite Beatles Albums

John, Paul, George & Ringo Pick Their Favorite Beatles Albums

Having trouble deciding which albums to listen to while you’re stuck at home? Let John, Paul, George & Ringo make the picks! Far Out Magazine comprised a list of The Beatles’ members favorite albums they made throughout the years. Check out the article and play the albums here! MORE

The Hospitals Need Masks! Here’s How You Can Help

The Hospitals Need Masks! Here’s How You Can Help

Looking for more ways (than just social distancing) to do your part and help during the COVID-19 crisis? Here are a few ways to help provide our amazing Doctors, Nurses, First Responders, and essential workers with much-needed masks. Mask Match Mask Match is a peer-to-peer platform helping people with spare N95 and surgical masks send…MORE

Sing Alongs in the Midst of COVID-19

Sing Alongs in the Midst of COVID-19

You’ve gotta love the sing alongs that have popped up in communities across the globe in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic. Music brings people together, and we need it now more than ever! With artists having to postpone or cancel their tours, many neighborhoods and cities have taken to creating some sort of live…MORE

Metallica Streaming Shows Every Monday

Metallica Streaming Shows Every Monday

Metallica is doing their part amidst the COVID-19 pandemic! The band announced the launch of the new series on their YouTube channel and Facebook every Monday streaming entire shows from their past. “While we’re all doing our part and staying home, we find ourselves missing live music,” Metallica said in a statement. “So how about we…MORE

Rock ‘N’ Roll Heaven Bracket

Rock ‘N’ Roll Heaven Bracket

It’s time to cast your vote for Rock ‘n’ Roll Heaven! We’ve got a bracket calling out the best original lineups – hard choices, we know. From 16 amazing original bands, only ONE can be the true winner! First Sixteen are ready to roll March 19th, the nest eight are chosen March 24th, top four…MORE

Do You Own The Most Valuable Vinyl?

Do You Own The Most Valuable Vinyl?

It’s time to clean out those old shelves of vinyl records while you’re stuck at home for the next few weeks. Maybe, just maybe… you’ll find an album that’s a hidden treasure (more than the amazing music). Claire Davies of Louder Sound spoke to auctioneer and vinyl expert Martin Hughes about the most expensive and elusive vinyl out…MORE

Trumpet Player Serenades Neighbors with ‘Imagine’

Trumpet Player Serenades Neighbors with ‘Imagine’

Quarantined in his home in Italy, this fantastic trumpet player took to his balcony to serenade those nearby with John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’. Filmed by his neighbor, the video is captioned: “Nobody is supposed to leave their homes in Italy, so he broke out his trumpet and gave everybody a free concert.” Making the best of…MORE

Nirvana Fan Unearths Foo Fighters Video From 4th Show

Nirvana Fan Unearths Foo Fighters Video From 4th Show

How cool is this! Nirvana fan Travis Stanley recently dug up 25-year-old footage from a Foo Fighters show at Velvet Elvis Arts Lounge in Seattle, currently making it the earliest video of the band from their fourth performance. “Following a quick soundcheck, the fearless Foo Fighters frontman, Dave Grohl, told the crowd that he didn’t have a…MORE

Gibson is Donating Guitars to Musicians After Tennessee Tornadoes

Gibson is Donating Guitars to Musicians After Tennessee Tornadoes

Isn’t that what we love to see! The unfortunate Tennessee tornado destruction has been heartbreaking, but communities are coming together to help rebuild. In an article by the Nashville Tennessean, Matthew Leimkuehler writes, “Nashville-based guitar maker Gibson wants to help musicians impacted by the deadly  tornadoes that struck Middle Tennessee earlier this week. Gibson Gives, a…MORE

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Foo Fighters’ Debut Album Turns 25

Foo Fighters’ Debut Album Turns 25

After the death of Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl called up his friend Barrett Jones for some studio time. Claiming that he started recording “just for fun”, Grohl wrote and produced an entire album on his own, hiding the project behind a new name to protect its identity. It was a cathartic experience to try and…

The 20 Most Underrated Rock Albums – Louder Sound Online

The 20 Most Underrated Rock Albums – Louder Sound Online

Louder Sound online picked their choices for the 20 most underrated classic rock albums ever. Look, we’ve all got an opinion, but did your favorite make the list? “Overlooked comebacks and heroic failures, bonkers concept albums and electro-metal diversions – here are 20 underrated classic rock albums that deserve more than a second chance”  …

Steve Catches Up With Roger Joseph Manning Jr!

Steve Catches Up With Roger Joseph Manning Jr!

Hear Steve and Roger reminisce about their touring experience with Jellyfish and The Black Crowes! Plus, Roger talks about his new band The Lickerish Quartet and their first EP, Threesome Vol. 1.

Steve on MTV’s Rock ‘N Jock B-Ball Jam ’93

Steve on MTV’s Rock ‘N Jock B-Ball Jam ’93

Sports may be on pause for now, but that just means it’s a great time to relive the highlights. In 1993, Steve took to the court with ‘The Bricklayers’ to throw down for MTV’s Rock ‘n Jock B-Ball Jam. He’s introduced saying “I got nothin’ else to do”, and it’s pretty clear we don’t either.…